Our coverage of games that focus more on staying alive than peaceful, puzzling exploration.
Little Nightmares review
More stealth-survival than puzzle-platformer, this intensely creepy side-scroller is sure to feed your horror craving.
Alice’s Lullaby: Episode 1 review
This horror series debut has grand ambitions, but its flawed survival-based gameplay may not fully resonate with adventure gamers.
Until Dawn review
The teen slasher formula is brought to life (and grisly death) in this gripping choice-driven, multi-path PS4 exclusive.
Lucius II: The Prophecy review
More murder sim than adventure, the sequel is condemned by shoddy programming and hellish design decisions.
This Russian mountain thriller offers plenty of chilling exploration, but any further gameplay is largely MIA.
Its shifting environments offer a unique maze-like concept, but its gameplay and story will both leave players hopelessly in the dark.
White Night review
Where it fits along genre lines isn't black and white, but this stylish haunted house survival thriller has terrifying atmosphere to burn.
Neverending Nightmares review
As Gorey as it is gory, this pen-and-ink adventure is a psychological horror lover's dream, though you won't lose any sleep over its gameplay.
There are plenty of jump scares caught on film in this terror-filled journey through a deranged mental institution.
Lone Survivor review
Life-and-death choices abound in this chilling retro indie that blends adventure and survival horror action.