The Evil Within Series Alternatives and Similar Games

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Games Like The Evil Within Series

The Evil Within game is another survival experience with horror elements. The main protagonist of the story is Sebastian Castellanos who is roaming through the terrific places and passes a bunch of nightmares in his life fight. The story of the Sebastian will be similar to the story of other characters in the games like the Evil Within.

Sebastian Castellanos fights with a range of enemies by using weapons, guns and escaping from traps. The story starts when Sebastian and his friends Joseph Oda and Juli Kidman come in front of the Beacon Memorial Hospital. As they arrived, they found about criminal massacre happened in the hospital. The moment later Sebastian was testifier of firing at the crime scene by KCPD officers. Soon, at the same place of crime scene appeared hooded man with the aim to kill Sebastian.

A moment later, Sebastian will awake in the hospital and escape from this place. In the following points of the story, the main character will pass through the nightmare life and face monsters and dark world.

The game itself includes three significant elements – fights, traps and mystery and changing of the environment. There are a lot of enemies as Haunted, AlterEgo, the Keeper, Reborn Laura, Sadist, and Ruvik. On the other side, Sebastian can use weapons as a knife, handgun, shotgun, magnum, sniper rifle, grenade etc. The game has chapters and player needs to progress through the story in order to survive.

SOMA game preview


  • Released: 22 Sep, 2015
  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Indie
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, MacOS, Linux
  • Developer: Frictional Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: 64-bit Windows Vista
  • Processor: Core i3 / AMD A6 2.4Ghz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 / AMD Radeon HD 5750. OpenGL 3.3
  • Storage: 25 GB
Resident Evil Series game preview

Resident Evil Series

Resident Evil 4
  • Released: 28 Feb, 2005
  • Genre: Action, Adventure
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox ONE, iOS, Android, GameCube, Zeebo, Wii
  • Developer: Capcom
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP/ Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or better, AMD Athlon X2 2.8 Ghz or better
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8800GTS or better, ATI Radeon HD 4850 or better
  • Storage: 15 GB
The Last Of Us game preview

The Last Of Us

  • Released: 14 Jun, 2013
  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Survival, Horror
  • Platforms: PS3
  • Developer: Naughty Dog
System Requirements: -
Alan Wake game preview

Alan Wake

  • Released: 16 Feb, 2012
  • Genre: Action, Adventure
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360
  • Developer: Remedy Entertainment
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP SP2
  • Processor: Dual Core 2GHz Intel or 2.8GHz AMD
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10 compatible with 512 MB VRAM
  • Storage: 8 GB
Dying Light game preview

Dying Light

  • Released: 27 Jan, 2015
  • Genre: Horror, Action, Adventure
  • Platforms: PC, Linux, PS4, Xbox One
  • Developer: Techland
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows 7 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500 3.3GHz or AMD FX-8320
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: nVidia GeForce GTX 560 or AMD Radeon HD 6870 with 1 GB VRAM
  • Storage: 40 GB
Until Dawn game preview

Until Dawn

  • Released: 25 Aug, 2015
  • Genre: Survival, Horror, Adventure
  • Platforms: PS4
  • Developer: Supermassive Games
System Requirements: -
Dead Space Series game preview

Dead Space Series

Dead Space
  • Released: 20 Oct, 2008
  • Genre: Action
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Developer: EA Redwood Shores
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista
  • Processor: Pentium 4 (2.8 GHz)
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 6800 or better w/256 MB VRAM / ATI X1600 Pro or better w/256 MB VRAM
  • Storage: 7.5 GB

Some Facts About The Evil Within Series

The Evil Within

In this intense horror game published by Bethesda, you play as a detective who gets a call to visit an abandoned insane asylum. When you arrive on the scene, you discover it is not entirely abandoned, and your world as you know it becomes a dark place, inhabited by terrifying creatures.

About the Game

  • Released: 13 Oct, 2014
  • Genre: Survival, Horror, Action
  • Platforms: PC, PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, Xbox ONE
  • Developer: Tango Gameworks
  • Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
  • Official Website:

System Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 SP1/Windows 8.1
  • Processor: i7 or an equivalent with four plus core processor
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GTX 460 or equivalent 1 GB VRAM card
  • Storage: 50 GB

How Long to Beat

  • Main Story 16 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 20 Hours
  • Completionist 42 Hours
  • All Styles 18 Hours
  • Learn more

The Evil Within 2

The Evil Within 2 is a 3rd person survival horror where you play as detective Sebastian Castellanos, who must return to the terrifying world of STEM to save back his loved ones. Fight disturbing creatures head on or use the shadows to survive this painful world. Use the crafting system to craft various items such as traps and ammo.

About the Game

  • Released: 13 Oct, 2017
  • Genre: Action, Adventure
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox ONE
  • Developer: Tango Gameworks
  • Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 (64-bit versions)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2400 / AMD FX-8320 or better
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 2GB / AMD HD 7970 3GB or better
  • Storage: 40 GB

How Long to Beat

  • Main Story 13½ Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 18½ Hours
  • Completionist 28 Hours
  • All Styles 17½ Hours
  • Learn more
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