The Path Alternatives

    The Path is described as 'short horror game inspired by older versions of Little Red Ridinghood, set in modern day. The Path offers an atmospheric experience of exploration, discovery and introspection through a unique form of gameplay, designed to immerse you deeply into its dark themes'. There are nine games similar to The Path for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Steam, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Slender: The Eight Pages. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Cry of Fear or Black Forest. Other The Path like games are Alien: Isolation (Paid), SOMA (Paid), Slender: The Arrival (Paid) and Penumbra (Paid).

    This page was last updated Feb 24, 2020

    1. 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.
    2. 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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      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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      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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    3. 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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    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. 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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    6. We got puzzles, as this is an adventure. But this is also a shooter. And it is an RPG (at least in some special moments). This is really unique - and crazy like hell. From the guys that have brought shame to the gaming world with "Anderson & the Legacy of Cthulhu"
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      You woke up in a cold, black forest. Your brain telling you that no one is happy to see you here. You decision is obvious — run. On the way to your rescue you meet terrific amount of body parts of fellows, which has less luck than you do. Collect these body parts!
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