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Resident Evil (Series) Alternatives

Resident Evil is described as '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' and is a Horror Game in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to Resident Evil for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Steam, Linux and Xbox. The best alternative is Left 4 Dead. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try SCP: Containment Breach or Cry of Fear. Other Resident Evil like games are Dying Light, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Silent Hill and Slender: The Eight Pages.

Resident Evil alternatives are mainly Horror Games but may also be First-Person Shooters or Third-Person Shooters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Resident Evil.
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    Left 4 Dead (Series)

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    32 alternatives to Left 4 Dead 

    Left 4 Dead (abbreviated as L4D) is a cooperative first-person shooter arcade-style video game.

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    1.  MultiplayerLeft 4 Dead offers a game mode for more than one player.
    2.  Single playerLeft 4 Dead has one or more single player game modes.
    3.  Split-screen multiplayerLeft 4 Dead can split the screen equally so that each player has their dedicated Point of View.
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    Dying Light (Series)

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    • Steam
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    Dying Light is an open world first person action-adventure survival horror video game developed by Polish video game developer Techland and published by Warner Bros.

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    Amnesia: The Dark Descent

    • Mac
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    33 alternatives to Amnesia: The Dark Descent 

    Amnesia: The Dark Descent is a first person survival horror game for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

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    1.  Single playerAmnesia: The Dark Descent has one or more single player game modes.
    2.  Controller SupportAmnesia: The Dark Descent supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
    3.  ModdableAmnesia: The Dark Descent can be modified through the installation of external mods.
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    Silent Hill (Series)

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    Silent Hill is a survival horror video game series consisting of eight installments published by Konami and its subsidiary Konami Digital Entertainment. The first four games in the series, Silent Hill, Silent Hill 2, 3 and 4, have been developed by an internal factor, Team...

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    1.  Single playerSilent Hill has one or more single player game modes.
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    Slender: The Eight Pages

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    • Windows
    27 alternatives to Slender: The Eight Pages 

    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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    1.  Single playerSlender: The Eight Pages has one or more single player game modes.
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    Alien: Isolation

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    33 alternatives to Alien: Isolation 

    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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    1.  Single playerAlien: Isolation has one or more single player game modes.
    2.  Controller SupportAlien: Isolation supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
    3.  Achievements SupportedAlien: Isolation offers the possibility of unlocking achievements through completing challenges.
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    SCP: Containment Breach

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to SCP: Containment Breach 

    SCP: Containment Breach is an indie survival horror video game based on the stories of the SCP Foundation website.

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    1.  Single playerSCP: Containment Breach has one or more single player game modes.
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    Control (game)

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    19 alternatives to Control (game) 

    After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, you become the new Director struggling to regain Control in this supernatural 3rd person action-adventure from Remedy Entertainment.

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    The Evil Within (Series)

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    4 alternatives to The Evil Within 

    From mastermind Shinji Mikami and the talented team at Tango Gameworks, The Evil Within 2 takes the acclaimed franchise to a new level with its unique blend of psychological thrills and true survival horror.

    Represent entire series of The Evil Within games including The Evil Within, The Evil Within 2.
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    Layers of Fear

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    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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    1.  Single playerLayers of Fear has one or more single player game modes.
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