Left 4 Dead (Series) Alternatives

    Left 4 Dead set a precedent for cooperative online first person shooters, with many of the multiplayer alternatives available taking a few queues from it. For many, this is what comes to mind first when they think about co-op games.

    Those looking for more atmospheric or involved story-based survival horror games may find what they are looking for in Left 4 Dead's single-player alternatives.

    This page was last updated Mar 18, 2020
    1. 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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    2. In the year 2034 nuclear attacks have decimated the Earth and the remaining population is infected by an unknown virus. The infected die within 7 days and soon reanimate becoming blood-thirsty zombies. No one believed it; nobody expected it and nothing can stop it!
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    3. Killing Floor is a "Total Conversion" mod for Unreal Tournament 2004 game. Playing as a squad of marines, you must use firepower and teamwork to drive back massive hordes of bloodthirsty zombies. For the new commercial version, go here:...
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    4. Penumbra: Overture is the first in a series of episodic survival horror games developed by Swedish developer Frictional Games. It was originally intended as the first episode of a trilogy. Represent entire series of Penumbra games.
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    5. The game begins in 1923, after World War I veteran Patrick Galloway receives an urgent letter from his friend Jeremiah Covenant.
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    6. suspicious suicide. A chilling curse. A malevolent power. Finally, a wicked dark secret. This is Derceto, a legendary Louisiana mansion where, against your better judgment, you're drawn into a world of shadows to explore the darker side of Jeremy Hartwood's imagination.
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    7. Jericho's core gameplay consists of leading the game's seven-man team codenamed Jericho, allowing control of all team members by jumping to each character during certain points in the game, through various environments that have been warped by the Firstborn while...
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    8. Developed from the ground up for VR support, Arizona Sunshine casts players into a first-hand experience with the zombie apocalypse where they can explore a post-apocalyptic world and realistically interact with weapons using motion controllers.
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    9. A Psychological Action Thriller
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    10. More Room in Hell is a co-operative realistic first person survival horror modification for the Source Engine. Features: Teamwork: Co-operative play with up to eight players.
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