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Survival Horror Games: 5 Reasons Why We Love Them
Got to love that survival horror


1. Unique Gameplay 

Survival horror games offer players some of the most unique gameplay.

Each horror game introduces players to a different playstyle that players must adapt to if they want to survive. In Among the Sleep players take control of a toddler and play with the perspective and imagination of a child. Amnesia: The Dark Descent has a similar type of vulnerability. Players are helpless against the game’s monsters and this game utilizes its detailed environments to tell a story.  

He’s so happy to see you

Outlast focuses on fast moment and creates a sensation of urgency in players as the game never lets them feel safe. If we look towards a classic like System Shock 2, we can see how it advanced RPG elements in horror games. The list could go on and on because there are so many great games that offer players a wholly unique and exciting gameplay experience.


Do you agree with the list? If you are a lover of survival horror comment below with what you love the most about these games and check out the following horror articles!

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