Collecting items is the lifeblood of adventure games, but The Uninvited finds a clever way to use this against players to spread uncertainty and fear.
Predictability is the enemy of fear, but Clock Tower shows how a little randomization and chaos can keep players unsettled every time they play.
Need a Friday the 13th fix while the legal battles wage on? The NES entry offers some varied, incredible tension that's impressive for a game of its time.
Monster Party is nonstop lineup of bloody, sickening, and ridiculous bosses, making for endless horror surprises as you fight your way through it.