Download Free Horror Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Slender: The Eight Pages

    Beta 0.9.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Atmospheric horror game

    7
    14661 votes
    • PROS: Creepy atmosphere, Windowed or full-screen mode, Simple to play
    • CONS: Limited gameplay
  • Bendy and the Ink Machine

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free retro cartoon horror game

    9
    1236 votes
    • PROS: Detailed and engaging storyline, Completely original concept
    • CONS: No real innovations, Lacks horror
  • Doki Doki Literature Club!

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Anime-Influenced Survival Horror in Doki Doki Literature Club

    10
    140 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.
  • Eyes - The Horror Game

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone

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

    7
    209 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!
  • Slender: The Eight Pages

    for Mac Beta 0.9.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Atmospheric horror game

    8
    1054 votes
    • PROS: Creepy atmosphere, Windowed or full-screen mode, Simple to play
    • CONS: Limited gameplay
  • SCP – Containment Breach

    0.3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A terryfying free horror game

    8
    1218 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
    3654 votes
    • PROS: Uses the real graphics engine, Gives you a comprehensive report, Looks great!
    • CONS: Non-playable
  • SPC: Secret Laboratory

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free multiplayer horror game

    10
    10 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
  • Slender's Woods

    1.33

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    3D Slender horror adventure game.

    8
    422 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
  • Packwar (Pacman)

    0.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Pacman inspired horror game

    8
    152 votes
    • PROS: Free download , Great horror experience
    • CONS: Short , Lacks depth
  • Presentable Liberty

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Presentable Liberty is a surreal, cerebral horror game

    7
    9 votes
    • PROS: Compelling story, Simple controls, Effective and moving writing, Interesting characters and themes
    • CONS: Simple, dull graphics
  • Terrordrome

    2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    All-out fight with popular horror movie characters

    7
    226 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
  • The Evil Within 2

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

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

    9
    4 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.
  • Slenderman

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Free Slender themed horror game predating Slender

    7
    880 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
  • Swamp Sim Horror

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Action game for Windows

    9
    17 votes
    • Stairs

      Pre-Alpha

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A tribute to old-school horror

      6
      64 votes
      • PROS: Tense atmosphere, The soundtrack and the voices
      • CONS: The game ends after 15-20 minutes, Very basic
    • Jet Adventure Horror

      2.2.3.20150906

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      This is a Java, Android based eclipse project ( supported all platforms ) and "Adventure" Game for any android devices ( android phone, tablet and all others ).

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      • Little Nightmares

        1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Android

        Dark horror puzzle adventure game

        8
        3 votes
        • PROS: Incredible tension and atmosphere, Great world-building
        • CONS: Slow gameplay, Niche audience
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        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        A free retro horror game

        6
        83 votes
        • PROS: Atmospheric, Great retro 3D graphics, Good sound
        • CONS: Simple
      • Tattletale The Game Of Horror

        1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

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

        10
        9 votes
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