Resident Evil's return to the survival-horror field has been met with mostly positive acclaim. However, once finished what should you play next? You could always try Madhouse difficulty or try another survival-horror game, how about one of these?
Perhaps one of the most notorious and well-received indie games of all time The Five Nights at Freddy's series is best known for creating multiple uneasy tense moments that rival some of the best triple-a survival-horror video games. Coupled with an engaging lore that fans decrypting since the release of the first game and you have a series that will keep you busy for a while. That or you can watch MatPat's theories regarding the game on Game Theory. The first game is a classic and a must-play for fans of horror.
Wonder where Resident Evil 7 got its inspiration from? Not from Resident Evil Survivor or The Umbrella Chronicles but from this indie hit. Set in first-person you play as journalist Miles Upshur a remote psychiatric hospital. With nothing more than a camera Miles must survive the dangerous inmates in the hospital. If you thought Resident Evil 7 frightening try Outlast.
After Gearbox Software's Aliens: Colonial Marines travesty the hope of a good Aliens game died, until Alien: Isolation released. Taking control of the daughter of Ellen Ripley, Amanda Ripley, players must avoid one Alien. Sounds easy, guess again. This creature is smart and will actively look for you. You may think you're safe then next you know the Alien is ripping the door off the locker you're inside.
A launch title for the Xbox 360 Condemned: Criminal Origins will have a lasting impact on you. This dark horror title has you fending off addicts, killers, and the insane in a multitude of gut-wrenching locations. If you weren't afraid of mannequins, after playing this game you will be.
Arguably the best in the series Dead Space 2 is everything you could want from a survival-horror game. Taking place on Titan after the events of the first game the brand new setting offers unique environments full of deadly horrors called Necromorphs. Not only does Issac have to survive the monsters that inhabit the station but his own insanity.
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