In the past, I use to write many articles on different categories of Android games. During those days, though there were few good games in the horror category they were not very famous. But now there is a drastic development after the arrival of Virtual Reality technology and some new spree of games. A few best horror games for Android are here for you to play.
Best Horror Games for Android
Few best games are listed below. Share your experience after your play!
Eyes – The Game
The name by itself says it is one of the best Android Horror with impressive graphics and different missions. In this game, you have to survive in the building, find the valuable things and escape from the ghost. To get a feel of the game play it in a dark room with your headphones. It is easy to play and more than 10 million downloads are available including paid version.
It is an upgrade version to the epic entertainment from the early 1990’s. This play is all about a scientist who is lost in another world and trying to find the way home by escaping from the wolf monster and solving different puzzles quick and correct.
Though it does not sound like a horror game, the atmosphere and the tension till the completion of the game is too scary. It can be purchased at $3.99 with no in-app purchases.
Five Night at Freddy’s
This is one of the most popular horror games which are available in all type of android phones. You have to just sit and watch out for all the living robots. Jump scare technique is used where they will try to kill you by scaring, surprising or frightening with a loud sound.
There are a total of five games with varying mechanics and with a lot of fresh content, healthy amount of lore and an excellent story. Survival is the fittest concept will make us to win the game. This series consists of more than five titles, free and paid.
Dead Effect 2
This science-fiction shooting game with pretty good graphics is played with three characters out of which you play one role. It features tonnes of alien bad guys, dark atmosphere and a 20 hour campaign mode where you have to play moving up the level finding better weapons and defeat the bad guys. When used with NVidia Shield device, the game is extraordinarily attractive which gives a creepy feeling when fear speaks out. It is available free on Play Store.
This latest horror game comes in top 10 because of its hand-drawn graphics and simple premise. You can learn the game in fraction of a second; it creep you along with the story line with very minimal controls and not based on any other classic horror elements like jump scares. You can finish the game in few hours as it is kept short. Distraint bills itself as a psychological horror game with a free version and a paid one for $1.49.
This game is easily depicted by the logo itself and is said to be one of the best horror games which is believed to be a little short to play. This superb game has monochrome, minimalist kind of graphics which also features auto-save, achievement stats and more. Limbo is all about a boy searching for his lost sister by solving puzzles; avoid bad guys through plenty of traps which get you scary. It is available in Google Pay Store at $4.99.
Amnesia: The Abandoned School
This monotonous survival horror game frightens you if it is played with headphones as its music and realistic visuals can really get some chills down on your back. This game is all about a school boy wishing to solve the mystery behind the suspicious deaths of both his girlfriend and brother. He explores the classrooms, interact with objects, solve puzzles and find the shocking truth about all the memories connected with the abandoned school. It is too scary if you keep on wandering around the school corridors. You can tilt or shake your phone to remove the obstacles by using the Android device’s magnetic sensor which is the best feature.
This android horror game is another promising extravagant game with over 5 million downloads. The game is all about defeating and finds the way to banish the white ghost using freaky scary black hairs. Stay calm, quiet and hide to escape from the ghost as every small movement brings the ghost towards you. The horrifying graphics with forest atmosphere and horror sound is fantastic.
The Walking Dead Series
The collection series developed by Telltale Games is based on the popular comic book horror series and TV show with the same name. There are a total of four games where you will play through five episodes in each and try to survive the zombie apocalypse, crazy people, and other obstacles. The game is full of adventure, puzzle, hidden objects and more which is more entertaining than scaring. While downloading the title will give the first chapter of the game and the four remaining sections in each game can be purchased with in-app purchases.
The new and different type of horror game Octave is moving up in the charts as the storyline is enjoyable and creepy. You play the role of a boy who is in wrong place at the wrong time and forcefully pulled into a different world where everything is weird, scary and creepy and you have to run a lot. Apart from the horror part, this is also a puzzle with hidden object elements. This game is available at $1.99, and has no in-app purchases.