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Submitted by Pozzle 744d ago | opinion piece

9 Scariest Video Games of All Time

Smosh writes: It's that time of the year to break out all of the classic horror games. There are so many now that it's really hard to wade through and remember which ones are the ones that are worth replaying. Luckily for you, I did that hard work for you. It took me a month and my hair is now completely white from shock, but it was worth. I just want to make you happy. Look how good I am to you. Here are the scariest video games. (Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butterfly, Left 4 Dead, PC, PS3, Resident Evil 4, Silent Hill 2, Wii, Xbox 360)

SuicidalTendencies  +   745d ago
Stopped reading at Resident Evil 4. Whoever wrote this is a wimp.
Venox2008  +   744d ago
agree with Fatal frame 2 and Silent Hill 2 ONLY, nothing more...
Manhunt 2, really? COD zombies & left 4 dead really? :D :D :D
Xof  +   743d ago
Fatal Frame 2 was freaky.

Shame my old fat PS3 died before I could finish it. I hope they give it the PS2 classic/HD remake treatment.

Along with, you know, the six-thousand or so other PS2 games that deserve it.
Tiqila  +   744d ago
i hope amnesia is on that list

EDIT: its not!
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segamon  +   744d ago
with all due respect, bad list for the most parts.
here are few games that were genuinely scary (old & new).

RE1
SH1/2
Dead Space 1/2
System Shock 2
F.E.A.R. 1/2
Fatal Frame 2
DOOM 1-3
Alone in the Dark 1-3
Amnesia The Dark Descent
Eternal Darkness
Clive Barker’s Undying
Penumbra: Overture
Ecstatica 2
Half-Life

this is all i can think of atm.
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beerkeg  +   744d ago
Good list, and I'd add the Stalker series and Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth.
segamon  +   744d ago
agreed.
jambola  +   744d ago
i honestly don't know how you could find RE1 scary
everything between 1 and 4(which i do think was quite scary) but re1 seemed a bit less scary/tensing, probably because of the light most of all.
butif you meant the remake then definently
segamon  +   744d ago
did you play it back in 1996? when you were still young? when gaming was young.. when such experiences were still unique..

if no then you won't understand.
if yes then something is missing.

no more bubbles (what a lame system)
regards,
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Venox2008  +   743d ago
did you play RE:make? it was veeery scary for me
Venox2008  +   743d ago
all fatal frames are great 1 - 4
and the whole penumbra trilogy is great
oh so is Siren 1 & 2 & renake
plus RE: zero & Code veronica X

dont know excstatica 2

interesting why you didnt put SH3 hm.. great game :)
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Skizelli  +   744d ago
No Eternal Darkness? GTFO.
zerocrossing  +   744d ago
None of these games are scary! did you upload the wrong list ?
amaguli  +   744d ago
I'm sorry, but I fail to see what makes RE 4, Splatterhouse 3, Manhunt 2, Left 4 Dead, and Call of Duty: Zombies so scary.
r21  +   744d ago
Agreed, list made me laugh XD No Amnesia, Siren or Ju-on game? Hah!
shaun mcwayne  +   744d ago
I think with games and movies you only get out what you take in, by that i mean yourself, if your scared of zombies then l4d will probably scare you. If your scared of repetitive gameplay then cod zombies will scare you to death. We are all born with only 2 fears, fear of sudden loud noises and the fear of falling, the rest we learn, so that means we can unlearn them.
Quisp  +   743d ago
What a poor list. How can you not mention Undying. Must be under 20 yrs old I guess
Games that offer kinect features! Gives me the chills!
devilhunterx  +   743d ago
Forbidden Siren on the PS3

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