When it comes to the gaming world, most of us usually prefer one of the three popular genres of video games – battle royale games like BGMI, Valorant, Call of Duty, Fortnite, etc., horror and survival video games like Resident Evil, Dead by Daylight, Five Night at Freddy’s, etc. and the last type being action-adventure games like Tomb Raider, Assassin’s Creed, Batman: Arkham Asylum, etc.
Personally, I’m a fan of battle royale and horror video games. However, have you ever wondered what the inspiration might be behind some of the games that we play? You might be surprised that just like how horror movies are at times inspired by real life stories, quite similarly so are certain video games.
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The horror genre in itself encapsulates a good amount of intrigue and thrill. Hence, what is even more enticing is horror video games that are based on real-life stories. Here are five horror video games that are based on real-life stories:
Let us know in the comments if there is any other horror video game that is based on a real-life story!
Disclaimer: This article is fact checked.