The Spookiest Video Games to Play This Halloween

According to Google search data, a new study has revealed that the multiplayer scary video game Dead by Daylight is America’s most popular horror video game.

The study, conducted by gambling experts, analyzed Google US and worldwide data for 34 horror video games and ranked them according to the average monthly number of searches they receive in the US.

So why not try a few to get spooky this Halloween? According to the results, the most popular spooky video games in the US are:

This game will make you doubt who you can and cannot trust, creating the perfect Halloween horror atmosphere.

Dead by Daylight

Launched in 2020 by British Kinetic Games, this well-known ghost hunting video game registers an average of 171,000 Google monthly searches and 789,000 worldwide, making it the second most popular horror game in the US and the world.


Developed by FromSoftware and released in 2015, Bloodborne is based in the fictional city of Yharnam, where the player must deal with a blood-borne disease affecting the townspeople.


This apparently innocent teenage high-school story turns spooky very quickly. Released in September 2017, Doki Doki Literature Club is a psychological horror video game available on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and macOS.

Doki Doki Literature Club!

If you are into action-adventure horror video games, this is the perfect one for you. This 2013 PlayStation game takes place in a post-apocalyptic world, and players must fight against cannibals and hostile human beings.

The Last Of Us

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