Are you one of the horror game lovers? If you are, WOWKIA has summarized the list of the best upcoming horror games. We guaranteed that these games will be scary, creepy, and make you goosebumps! You can download it on Steam, XBOX, or play it on Playstation!
A horror game is a video game genre centered on horror fiction and typically designed to scare the player. Unlike most other video game genres, horror games are nearly always based on narrative or visual presentation. It also uses a variety of gameplay types.
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Here is The List of The Best Upcoming Games
Disclaimer: The Best Upcoming Horror Games List below is based on the author’s personal opinion, and you may not think the same way about this. So if you have another game to put in here, please tell us in the comment section.Wowkia Games Team
1. The Outlast Trials
Release Date: 2021
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows
The first-placed of the best upcoming horror games is The Outlast Trials. This game is an upcoming first-person psychological horror survival video game. It is the third installment in the Outlast series developed by Red Barrels. Also, it features test subjects in a mysterious Cold War experiment. It has two game modes; Single-player video game and multiplayer video game.
2. Ghostwire: Tokyo
Release date: 2021
Platform(s): PlayStation 5, Microsoft Windows
The second-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Ghostwire: Tokyo. This game is an action-adventure video game played from a first-person perspective. The player can use various psychic and paranormal abilities to defeat the ghosts and spirits haunting Tokyo.
Combat director Shinichiro Hara described the combat as “karate meets magic.” The player character utilizes hand movements inspired by Kuji-Kiri hand gestures to cast spells. When an enemy loses most of their health, its core is exposed, and the player can use takedown moves to destroy it, killing the spirit.
3. Little nightmares II
Release date: 2021
Platform(s): PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows.
The third-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Little Nightmares 2. This game is an upcoming puzzle-platformer horror adventure game. Tarsier Studios is developing this game is the sequel to Little Nightmares and will feature a new player character, Mono. Another protagonist in this game is from the previous game, six.
4. The Dark Picture: Little Hope
Release date: October 30, 2020
Platform(s): PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows.
The fourth-placed of the best upcoming horror games is The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope. This game is an interactive drama-survival horror video game developed by Supermassive Games. In case, this is the second of eight planned installments in The Dark Pictures Anthology series. Also, this game is the successor to Man of Medan.
5. Amnesia: Rebirth
Release date: 2020
Platform(s): PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS, Macintosh operating systems
The fifth-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Amnesia: Rebirth. You play as Tasi Trianon, waking up deep in the desert of Algeria. Days have passed. You don’t know what is happening to you. Retrace your journey, pull together the fragments of your shattered past. It is your only chance to survive the pitiless horror that threatens to devour you.
Time is against you. Step into Tasi’s shoes and guide her through her terror and pain. While you struggle to make your way through a desolate landscape, you must also work with your hopes, fears, and bitter regrets. And still, you must continue, step by step, knowing that if you fail, you will lose everything.
6. One Upon a Time in Roswel
Release date: 2020
Platform(s): Steam, Xbox One and PlayStation 4
The sixth-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Once Upon A Time In Roswell. This game is a first-person psychological horror game. Delve deep into the strange world of Roswell, New Mexico, as you embark on an investigation to find a family who has been missing for more than a week.
Uncover horrific flashbacks of war, and beings, not of this earth. Realize the terrible truth that has consumed the Peterson Family, while you walk through their ever-changing home and memories, battling your own identity and purpose.
7. The Medium
Release date: December 2020
Platform(s): Xbox Series X, Microsoft Windows.
The seventh-placed of the best upcoming horror games is The Medium. This game is a psychological horror game played in third-person as Marianne, a medium who can travel into the spirit realm. She was able to inhabit both worlds aids puzzle solving. Her psychic abilities may be used against hostile forces. Its recharged by interacting with energy spots called spirit wells.
8. Remothered: Broken Porcelain
Release date: October 20th, 2020
Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, and Xbox One
The eighth-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Remothered: Broken Porcelain. This game is the second installment in developer Stormind Games‘ chilling Remothered series. They already launched view videos that bring many questions. Who previously played Remothered: Tormented Fathers? If you did, you would be so curious about this second series.
Release date: TBA
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows, Xbox Series X
The ninth-placed of the best upcoming horror games is Scorn. The player Controls one skinless humanoid, lost in a nightmarish world filled with odd creatures and macabre tapestry. The humanoid is resembling a living techno-organic structure composed of steel, flesh, and bone. The player will explore different interconnected regions searching for answers that will explain more about the game’s world.
10. Quantum Error
Platform(s): PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4
The last of the best upcoming horror games is Quantum Error. An unknown entity attacks the Monad Quantum Research Facility (30 miles off the shore of CA). Something that is engulfing the complex in flames and putting it into a full containment lock-down. A distress call is sent for mutual aid to the Garbo Fire Dept in San Francisco, CA.
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