Trying to Feel the Fear? Here are Some Spooky Games and Where to Play Them

Silent Hill series

Survival Horror – PlayStation Consoles, Xbox 360, PC, Wii

Silent Hill doesn’t have many recent releases aside from the once-available playable trailer for the now-cancelled Silent Hills game, which is referred to in mainstream media as P.T.

The Silent Hill HD Collection is available on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 that features hi-def re-releases of Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3.

Also available on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC are:

Silent Hill: Homecoming:

Silent Hill: Downpour:

The Sinking City

Action-adventure, Investigation, Horror – PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

The Sinking City is an adventure and investigation game set in an open world inspired by the universe of H.P. Lovecraft, the master of Horror. The half-submerged city of Oakmont is gripped by supernatural forces. You’re a private investigator, and you have to uncover the truth of what has possessed the city… and the minds of its inhabitants.

Slender series

First-person, Survival Horror – PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U, Nintendo Switch

The first game, Slender: The Eight Pages is a free-to-download PC game that exploits the digital mythos behind the fictional creature Slender Man. The sequel, Slender: The Arrival, is available on consoles.

Slender: The Eight Pages 

Slender: The Arrival

Until Dawn

Interactive Drama, Survival Horror – PlayStation 4

Eight friends trapped together on a remote mountain retreat, and they aren’t alone. Gripped by dread, with tensions running high, they must fight through their fear if they all hope to make through the night in one piece.

Play as each of the eight characters and experience fear like you never have before. Every decision you make in your terrifying search for answers could mean the difference between life and death, but for whom? Your actions alone will decide who survives Until Dawn.