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From Haunted Houses to Zombies: The Most Frightening Scary Horror Games
Do you enjoy the adrenaline rush of being scared out of your wits? Are you a fan of horror movies and looking for a new way to experience fear? Look no further. In this article, we will explore some of the most terrifying scary horror games that will leave you trembling with fear. From haunted houses to zombies, these games will push your limits and keep you on the edge of your seat.
Haunted Houses: A Classic Thrill
If you’re a fan of haunted houses, then horror games that feature eerie mansions or abandoned buildings are sure to provide an exhilarating experience. One such game that comes to mind is “Resident Evil 7: Biohazard.” Set in a dilapidated plantation house in rural Louisiana, this game combines atmospheric horror with intense gameplay. As you navigate through dark corridors and solve puzzles, you’ll encounter grotesque creatures and terrifying jump scares that will keep your heart pounding.
Another notable haunted house game is “Amnesia: The Dark Descent.” In this first-person survival horror game, players find themselves trapped inside an ancient castle with no memory of how they got there. With limited resources and a lurking presence that feeds on fear, this game is guaranteed to make even the bravest players feel vulnerable and terrified.
Zombies: A Never-Ending Nightmare
Zombies have been a staple in horror culture for decades, and scary horror games featuring these undead creatures are always popular among thrill-seekers. One standout title in this genre is “The Last of Us.” Set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by infected humans turned into zombies, this action-adventure game blends intense combat with an emotionally gripping storyline. The realistic graphics and immersive gameplay make every encounter with the infected a heart-pounding experience.
For those seeking a more intense zombie experience, “Resident Evil 2” is a must-play. This remake of the classic survival horror game takes players back to Raccoon City, where a zombie outbreak has turned the population into flesh-eating monsters. With its atmospheric setting and relentless undead enemies, this game will keep you on your toes as you fight for survival.
Psychological Horror: A Mind-Bending Challenge
If you prefer horror games that mess with your mind, then psychological horror games are perfect for you. “Silent Hill 2” is often regarded as one of the best examples of this subgenre. As players control James Sunderland through the foggy town of Silent Hill, they unravel a deeply disturbing story filled with symbolism and psychological torment. The game’s haunting atmosphere and psychological twists will leave you questioning reality long after you’ve put down the controller.
Another mind-bending horror experience is “Layers of Fear.” In this first-person exploration game, players step into the shoes of a disturbed painter as they navigate through a constantly changing mansion. Delving into themes of madness and obsession, this game uses clever storytelling and visual trickery to create an unsettling experience that will keep you guessing until the very end.
Survival Horror: Fight or Flight
For those who enjoy intense gameplay and heart-pounding action, survival horror games provide an adrenaline-fueled experience like no other. “Outlast” is a prime example of this genre. Armed only with a camcorder, players must navigate through an abandoned psychiatric hospital filled with deranged inmates. With no means to defend yourself other than hiding or running away, every encounter becomes a tense battle for survival.
Another standout survival horror game is “Alien: Isolation.” Set fifteen years after the events of Ridley Scott’s iconic film “Alien,” players assume the role of Ellen Ripley’s daughter as she tries to survive aboard a space station infested by one relentless xenomorph. The game’s AI-driven alien enemy constantly adapts to the player’s actions, making every encounter a nerve-wracking game of cat-and-mouse.
In conclusion, if you’re a fan of being scared senseless, these scary horror games will provide an unforgettable experience. Whether you prefer haunted houses, zombies, psychological torment, or survival challenges, there is a game out there that will cater to your darkest fears. So grab your controller and prepare for a night of terror as you dive into these spine-chilling virtual worlds.
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- 2.1 Starting out
- 2.2 Saradominist zealot
- 2.3 Cave level 1
- 2.4 Cave level 2
- 2.5 Cave level 3
- 2.6 Cave level 4
- 2.7 Glowing fungus
- 2.8 The cart
- 2.9 The track map
- 2.10 Finding the cart again
- 2.11 Water valve
- 2.12 The boss fight
- 2.13 Getting the crystal
- 3 Additional tips
Details [ ]
Walkthrough [ ], starting out [ ].
The Abandoned Mine is located south-west of Mort Myre Swamp .
For the boss fight, high level food is strongly recommended, as you will take a lot of damage at all levels. If you have no previous experience (or limited memory) of the fight, read the " boss fight " section below in the quest guide. It is important to be well-prepared for the fight!
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Saradominist zealot [ ]
The Zealot .
Warning: There are level 61 Feral Vampyres in this next area!
Walk south of Zealot to the cart track. Towards the end, climb over the second-to-last cart and walk past the last cart. Go through the cart tunnel.
Cave level 1 [ ]
Cave level 2 [ ].
Head directly east, and go down another ladder.
Cave level 3 [ ]
Follow the path to the cart track running north to south. Do not get hit by the mine cart that is moving along on the track. Wait for the cart to head south. Follow the cart south and wait in the safe spot (alcove) on the west side of the track. When the cart passes north, run south to the ladder. Climb down to Cave Level 4.
Cave level 4 [ ]
Cave Level 4 map.
The Level 4 cave has several landmarks which are marked on the map to the right. The corresponding letters show the locations of each landmark.
- (G) The point-set panel (map of mine tracks)
- (H) The cart
- (I) The levers A, B, C, D, and E
- (J) The levers F, G, H, I, J, and K
- (K) The water valve
- (M) The water-powered lift
Glowing fungus [ ]
The cart [ ]
The track map [ ].
The mine cart route solution.
From the mine cart, head north and then west to the track map (G) which operates the cart system. Click the points settings panel on the northern wall of the corridor. Pressing the red start button sets the cart system in motion. The objective is to get the cart from the start position on the left to the exit point at the ladder in the top right corner. Look at the directional arrows highlighted in red in the picture. Take a picture of your map to see which levers need to be pulled in order to match your track map to the solution map.
First, go to Location (I) by heading south-east and then north. Click the levers that correspond to the intersections on your track map that need to be switched.
Next, go to Location (J) by returning to the track map panel and continuing north-west. Again, click the levers that correspond to the intersections on your track map that need to be switched.
Go back to the track map (G) . Check to make sure that the route on your map directs the mine cart to the ladder. Then operate the mine cart by pressing the red button, and the map will show the path of the mine cart.
The location of the cart is next to the north-west stairs (5) shown in the Cave Level 4 map.
Finding the cart again [ ]
Players now need to get to the cart's new location. Starting from Cave Level 4:
- Walk north on the track, avoiding the cart. Take the first path to the east. Climb up the ladder at the end of the path to arrive on Cave Level 2.
- Go west and up the ladder to Cave Level 1.
- Go north and enter the northern cave.
- Climb down the first ladder immediately to the east to arrive back on Cave Level 2.
- Head north-east. Climb down the ladder to Cave Level 3.
- Head west to the northern corner of the cave and climb down the ladder. Search the nearby cart and take the glowing fungus that was put in earlier. (Don't take the glowing fungus out if you aren't ready for the fight.) Don't lose or drop the fungus until you have completed the quest!
- If there is no fungus in the cart, repeat the previous process starting by placing a new glowing fungus in the cart (H) .
Water valve [ ]
Go back up the ladder. Head all the way east past a ladder and then south past a moving cart. Climb down the ladder to arrive at Cave Level 4.
Cave Level 5 - Staircase 14 leads down to Treus Dayth . Staircase 15 leads down to the Crystal Mine. For more details, see this .
The boss fight [ ]
Important note: Read this part fully before entering the fight if you're not experienced with the fight! Especially if you're low Combat !
The crystal mine key appears suspiciously easy to take.
A player fighting Treus Dayth .
Getting the crystal [ ]
The long sought-after crystal mine.
Additional tips [ ]
Rewards [ ]
- The ability to make the Salve amulet , which when equipped gives combat bonuses against undead monsters.
- Access to a shortcut to the crystal outcrops
- Access to Tarn's Lair
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Crystal outcrop • Quick Guide • Lair of Tarn Razorlor
- 1 Experience
- 2 Armour/Melee armour
- 3 Mage armor
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The Haunted Mine
U.S. Marshals "Nevada Jack" McKenzie and "Sandy" Hopkins, working undercover, investigate a plot to rob a widow and her daughter of a mine which they know to be filled with gold-laden ore, b... Read all U.S. Marshals "Nevada Jack" McKenzie and "Sandy" Hopkins, working undercover, investigate a plot to rob a widow and her daughter of a mine which they know to be filled with gold-laden ore, but the widow believes it has played out. A hermit, hanging around the mine and killing, im... Read all U.S. Marshals "Nevada Jack" McKenzie and "Sandy" Hopkins, working undercover, investigate a plot to rob a widow and her daughter of a mine which they know to be filled with gold-laden ore, but the widow believes it has played out. A hermit, hanging around the mine and killing, impartially, anyone who enters the mine, impedes the investigation.
- Derwin Abrahams
- Frank H. Young
- Betty Burbridge
- Johnny Mack Brown
- Raymond Hatton
- Linda Leighton
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- Marshal Nevada Jack McKenzie
- Marshal Sandy Hopkins
- Jenny Durant
- (as Linda Johnson)
- Steve Twining
- The Old Hermit
- (as Raphael Bennett)
- Mrs. Durant
- (as Bob Butt)
- Chief Marshal
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- Trivia Last of 18 films where Johnny Mack Brown played Nevada Jack McKenzie alongside Raymond Hatton as U.S. Marshal Sandy Hopkins. The pair would appear together in several more films in the late 1940s for Monogram, but not as those characters.
[seeing Nevada standing over Blackie's body]
Dan McLeod : Did you plug him?
Marshal Nevada Jack McKenzie : Naw, he's been dead all the time. His throat's cut. There's no doubt about it - there's a fiendish killer running loose in this Territory.
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- Apr 18, 2020
- March 2, 1946 (United States)
- United States
- Monogram Pictures
- See more company credits at IMDbPro
- Runtime 51 minutes
- Black and White
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