Download Free Horror Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Slender: The Eight Pages

    Beta 0.9.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Atmospheric horror game

    7
    14696 votes
    • PROS: Creepy atmosphere, Windowed or full-screen mode, Simple to play
    • CONS: Limited gameplay
  • Doki Doki Literature Club!

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Anime-Influenced Survival Horror in Doki Doki Literature Club

    10
    189 votes
    • PROS: Polished, anime-influenced visual style., Shocking and disturbing survival horror plot.
    • CONS: Disturbing subject matter makes it unsuitable for children., Some may find the game a little short.
  • Bendy and the Ink Machine

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free retro cartoon horror game

    9
    1574 votes
    • PROS: Detailed and engaging storyline, Completely original concept
    • CONS: No real innovations, Lacks horror
  • Slender: The Eight Pages

    for Mac Beta 0.9.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Atmospheric horror game

    8
    1056 votes
    • PROS: Creepy atmosphere, Windowed or full-screen mode, Simple to play
    • CONS: Limited gameplay
  • Eyes - The Horror Game

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone

    Scared of Slenderman? Well turn your eye away from this terrifying ghost

    8
    224 votes
    • PROS: Good atmosphere, Terrifying spirit, It earns its jump scares, Three difficulty levels
    • CONS: You can end up getting tired of the chase, On hard.. it is very difficult!
  • SCP – Containment Breach

    0.3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A terryfying free horror game

    8
    1239 votes
    • PROS: Great set up, Very scary, Chilling sound effects
    • CONS: Outtdated graphics
  • Resident Evil 5 Benchmark

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Can your PC run the latest in the horror survival series?

    8
    3677 votes
    • PROS: Uses the real graphics engine, Gives you a comprehensive report, Looks great!
    • CONS: Non-playable
  • Cry of Fear

    1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free First-Person Psychological Horror Game

    7
    110 votes
    • PROS: It is possible to team up with other members in order to progress through levels., The plot is gripping and immersive.
    • CONS: The frame rate of this game is slightly slower than similar platforms., Some claim that they have encountered bugs during gameplay.
  • Presentable Liberty

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Presentable Liberty is a surreal, cerebral horror game

    8
    10 votes
    • PROS: Compelling story, Simple controls, Effective and moving writing, Interesting characters and themes
    • CONS: Simple, dull graphics
  • Grandpa

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Cool Game for Horror Fans

    6
    5 votes
    • PROS: Plenty of puzzles to solve, Innovative gaming concept
    • CONS: A few bugs in the system, Can be quite harrowing at times
  • SPC: Secret Laboratory

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free multiplayer horror game

    10
    17 votes
    • PROS: Random gameplay adds replayability, Faithful recreation of the original game, SCP – Containment Breach
    • CONS: Issues with joining and creating servers, Game lacks polish
  • Packwar (Pacman)

    0.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Pacman inspired horror game

    8
    176 votes
    • PROS: Free download , Great horror experience
    • CONS: Short , Lacks depth
  • Grandpa Horror

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A free game for android

    8
    1 vote
    • Slender's Woods

      1.33

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      3D Slender horror adventure game.

      8
      423 votes
      • PROS: More or less as scary as Slender, More engaging than Slender, Two modes of gameplay
      • CONS: Not as simple to play as Slender, Not a major innovation on the original
    • Tattletale The Game Of Horror

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A Free game for Android‚ by Tattletale the game tattletail horror

      9
      5 votes
      • Terrordrome

        2.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        All-out fight with popular horror movie characters

        7
        236 votes
        • PROS: Great background graphic detail, Easy to learn keyboard controls, Lots of additional special skills and unleashed attacks
        • CONS: 2D graphics are a little out of date
      • Imscared - A Pixelated Nightmare

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        An excellent horror-puzzle game

        7
        243 votes
        • PROS: Great ideas, Scary, Surprising
        • CONS: Very basic graphics
      • The Evil Within 2

        1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Intense and exciting survival-horror role-playing game for personal computers

        8
        5 votes
        • PROS: The Evil Within 2 is stunning in regards to its visual development., Intricate gameplay and truly formidable horrors will appeal to fans.
        • CONS: Not intended to be played by children., A substantial amount of memory is required.
      • Grandpa - The Horror Game

        2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        iPhone
        Android

        A free game for iphone

        7
        9 votes
        • Slenderman

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Android

          Free Slender themed horror game predating Slender

          7
          884 votes
          • PROS: Based on the Slenderman myth, Features Slenderman's kids, Allows you to kill Slenderman, Objects to find along the way
          • CONS: Poor graphics, Not as scary as Slender
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        11.015749.4Windows, Mac
        20.3.112397.6Windows
        3for Mac Beta 0.9.710567.6Mac
        436777.5Windows
        5Beta 0.9.7146967.5Windows