50 Best Gothic games

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The best 50 Gothic games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon released the 24 October 2017 and ranked #44, Elex released the 17 October 2017 and ranked #20, Darkest Dungeon: Tablet Edition released the 24 August 2017 and ranked #3.

1# Bloodborne - 2015

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Game description: Hunt your nightmares as you search for answers in the ancient city of Yharnam, now cursed with a strange endemic illness spreading through the streets like wildfire. Introducing Bloodborne, the latest Action RPG from renowned Japanese developer FromSoftware, makers of the hit Dark Souls series, coming exclusively to the PlayStation4 system. Face your fears as you search for answers in the ancient city of Yharnam, now cursed with a strange endemic illness spreading through the streets like wildfire.

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2# Batman: Return to Arkham - 2016

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Batman: Arkham Asylum exposes players to a dark and atmospheric adventure that takes them into the depths of Arkham Asylum Gotham Citys high security psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane. Use Batmans legendary gadgetry, strike from the shadows, and confront The Joker and Gotham Citys most notorious super villains. Batman Arkham City introduces a brand-new story that draws together an all-star cast of classic characters and murderous villains from the Batman universe, as well as new and enhanced gameplay features.

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Price: $25-$40

3# Darkest Dungeon: Tablet Edition - 2017

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* Striking hand-drawn gothic crowquill art style * Innovative turn-based combat pits you against a host of diabolical monsters * Narration system to celebrate your successes...and failures * 15 (and counting!) * Classic CRPG and roguelike features, including character permadeath, procedural dungeons, and incredible replay * 3 game modes and over 80 hours of gameplay* Please note that the game currently supports the following languages only: English, German, French, Russian, Polish, Czech, Spanish, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese

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4# DarkSide - 2016

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- Wide Variety of Graphic Options (FOV, Postprocessing effects, Anti-Aliasing, Texture Filtering, Windowed/Fullscreen, etc.) In the slaughter that ensued, the demonic forces defeated the heavenly hosts and laid claim to the Earth. Dishonored and facing his own death, War is given the opportunity to return to Earth to search for the truth and punish those responsible.

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Price: Free

5# The House in Fata Morgana - 2012

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A gothic suspense tale set in a cursed mansion. "The House in Fata Morgana" is a full-length visual novel spanning nearly a millennium that deals in tragedy, human nature, and insanity.

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Price: $25-$40

6# Helsing's Fire - 2010

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Helsing's Fire is recognized around the world as one of the App Store's premier puzzle games; full of charm and challenge. IGF 2011 - Best Mobile Game Finalist IGF 2011 - Excellence in Design Honorable Mention IGF 2011 - Excellence in Visual Art Honorable Mention SlideToPlay - The 50 Best iPhone Games of 2010 (#7) TouchArcade - Best iPod Touch and iPhone Games (Puzzle) AppAdvice - The Very Best iPhone Games of 2010 (Puzzle) TheAppera - Best iPhone Games 2010 TouchGen - Editor's Choice Awards (Puzzle Runner-up)

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7# The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II - 2017

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So the incredible adventures continue, and Van Helsing, the famous monster-hunter returns to save the day again with the help of his charming, ghostly companion, Lady Katarina. - Extended Tower defense mini-game With enemies invading in waves, you have the opportunity to defend your Lair and other strategic locations with deployable traps and several upgradable functions to ward off evil, now with improved gameplay mechanics and up to 7 levels presented as optional side quests. - Unique companion Lady Katarina, a ghost with snappy wit, comes to the support of Van Helsing with her own set of abilities, behaviors, and two skill trees.

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8# The Sexy Brutale - 2017

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The Sexy Brutale is a 3D Puzzle & Adventure game, developed by Cavalier Game Studios and Tequila Works, a never-ending masked ball featuring intrigue, murder and the quite possibly occult. Players must unveil the secrets of The Sexy Brutale casino mansion and its inhabitants, as they relive the same mysterious and murderous masked ball. As the story unfolds in real-time, the player must find answers to every enigma and end the loop, to save all guests’ lives as well as his own.

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Price: $15-$25

9# Darkest Dungeon - 2016

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Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic roguelike turn-based RPG about the psychological stresses of adventuring. Recruit, train, and lead a team of flawed heroes against unimaginable horrors, stress, famine, disease, and the ever-encroaching dark. Can you keep your heroes together when all hope is lost?

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Price: $25-$40

10# Fallen London - 2016

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Fallen London, acclaimed literary RPG and winner of The Escapist's Best Browser Game award, has come to iOS! - "A beautifully moody and lusciously written faux-Victorian game" (The Guardian) - "The bestest best words in all of gaming" (Rock, Paper, Shotgun) - "Superlative every bit as vividly drawn as the worlds built by Rockstar in Red Dead Redemption, or Irrational in BioShock, or Supergiant in Bastion" (Tom Chick) - "...a masterpiece in story-telling from the creators of Sunless Sea... a perfectly realized world that puts other fantastic worlds to shame" (TouchArcade) - "Intriguing and addictive... You can cancel any time via your Apple user Account Settings so long as you do so at least 24hrs before your subscription is due to renew - Privacy policy at - Terms of use at

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Price: Free

11# Van Helsing I: Complete Pack - 2013

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Put on your wide-brimmed hat, grab your weapons and embark on an incredible adventure in the gothic-noir world of Borgovia, where mad science threatens the fragile peace between monster and mortal.

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14# Lost Toys - 2014

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Lost Toys is a mentally engaging 3D puzzle game of profound beauty, depth and challenge. Lost Toys is the type of game you rarely see on mobile and tablet, which is why it seems so refreshing.

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16# DarkMaus - 2016

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DarkMaus is an indie action RPG with challenging, skill-based combat that punishes careless play.

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Price: $5-$15

17# Renoir - 2016

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Renoir is a story-driven puzzle platformer that draws inspiration from classic 1940s film noir. Detective James Renoir has but a single shot to crack one hell of a case: his own murder!

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18# Deathtrap - 2015

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Deathtrap is a Tower Defense game with strong action-RPG elements, a game of vicious tricks, killing machines, rotating blades and splattering blood.

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Price: $15-$25

19# Drawn: Trail of Shadows - 2017

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Re-enter the enchanted world of Drawn in the highly anticipated third installment of the cinematic series!

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20# Elex - 2017

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ELEX is a handcrafted action role-playing experience from the award-winning creators of the Gothic series, set in a brand new post-apocalyptic Science Fantasy universe that puts players into a huge seamless game world full of original characters, mutated creatures, deep moral choices and powerful action.

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22# Hollow Knight - 2017

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Forge your own path in Hollow Knight! An epic action adventure through a vast ruined kingdom of insects and heroes. Explore twisting caverns, battle tainted creatures and befriend bizarre bugs, all in a classic, hand-drawn 2D style.

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Price: $15-$25

23# Omina Mortis - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Omina Mortis

Omina Mortis – gothic thriller in medieval style. Omnia Mortis is a bold experiment in interactive fiction that is steeped in medieval aesthetics and symbolism. Peril noiselessly slips from shadow to shadow throughout the fog-laden streets of the Forgotten Kingdom as you descend deeper and deeper into its dark, demonic mystery.

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25# Oscura Second Shadow - 2014

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Inspired by early platformers from the 1990s, Oscura delivers a stripped down platforming experience through the filter of modern game and art design. With the Aurora stone shattered, Oscuras glowing hand and the shards of the stone are the only light sources, creating a stark and beautiful silhouette art style.

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