SOMA Alternatives

    SOMA is described as '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'. There are more than 10 games similar to SOMA for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Steam, Linux and Wine. The best alternative is Dead Space. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Cry of Fear. Other SOMA like games are Amnesia: The Dark Descent (Paid), Alien: Isolation (Paid), Layers of Fear (Paid) and Slender: The Eight Pages (Paid).

    This page was last updated Feb 24, 2020

    1. Dead Space (Series)

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      Dead Space is a survival horror third-person shooter video game for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Represent entire series of Dead Space games.
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    2. Amnesia: The Dark Descent is a first person survival horror game for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The game features a protagonist named Daniel exploring a dark and foreboding castle, while avoiding monsters and other obstructions as well as solving puzzles.
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    3. 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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    4. 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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    5. 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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    6. 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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    7. Originally released in 1998 on PC, and awarded as the Adventure Game of the Year, The timeless horror point-and-click, Sanitarium, is returning to frighten the bravest adventure game fans.
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    8. 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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    9. 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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