Amnesia: The Dark Descent Alternatives

    Amnesia: The Dark Descent is described as 'first person survival horror game for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux'. There are more than 25 games similar to Amnesia: The Dark Descent for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Steam, Mac, Linux and Playstation. The best alternative is Thief. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Cry of Fear or SCP: Containment Breach. Other Amnesia: The Dark Descent like games are Resident Evil (Paid), Silent Hill (Paid), Alien: Isolation (Paid) and Layers of Fear (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 24, 2021

    1. Thief (Series)

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      Thief is a series of stealth video games in which the player takes the role of Garrett, a master thief in a fantasy/steampunk world resembling a cross between the Late Middle Ages and the Victorian era, with more advanced technologies interspersed. Represent entire series of Thief games.
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    2. Resident Evil, known as Biohazard in Japan, is a survival horror video game-based media franchise created by Shinji Mikami and Tokuro Fujiwara and owned by the video game company Capcom. Represent entire series of Resident Evil games.
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    3. Silent Hill is a survival horror video game series consisting of eight installments published by Konami and its subsidiary Konami Digital Entertainment. Represent entire series of Silent Hill games.
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    4. Fifteen years after the events of Alien™, Ellen Ripley’s daughter, Amanda enters a desperate battle for survival, on a mission to unravel the truth behind her mother's disappearance.
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    5. Layers of Fear is an foray into madness, a first-person horror game that sets a tone of fear and dread through provocative story telling as you explore a Victorian setting complete with mood-setting art pieces.
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      SOMA is an unsettling story about identity, consciousness, and what it means to be human. Seek out the last remaining inhabitants amidst a world of horrors beneath the Atlantic ocean.
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      Five Nights at Freddy's is an indie point-and-click survival horror video game developed by Scott Cawthon. Represent entire series of Five Nights at Freddy's games.
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    6. Slender: The Eight Pages is a free indie-developed psychological horror/survival horror video game for Microsoft Windows and OS X. The game is based on the Something Awful forums' creation, Slender Man.
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      You're on your own. No one to come for you. No one to help you. No one to hear you scream. Represent entire series of Slender: The Arrival games.
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    7. Cry of Fear is a psychological single-player and co-op horror game set in a deserted town filled with horrific creatures and nightmarish delusions.
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