top 5 best scary video game soundtracks of all time

Their are many video game soundtracks that are jaw dropping and have such a unique and amazing sound that it will leave u breathless when you encounter it. In the middle of a dungeon dive the heart-stopping thumping of a powerful soundtrack can help immerse the gamer more than the graphics themselves. Good music is the corner-stone of all good games. Even lackluster game-play will be more forgiven with an amazing musical score to accompany it. Some of these soundtracks are so memorable and amazing, they can and should be listened to just on their own! Here is 5 of our top video game soundtracks of all time.

A haunting melody

The first one on the list of video game soundtracks that you should check out, is the darksouls 1 music for the final boss fight. Imagine this, after over dozens of hours of slogging through difficult and challenging fights, the final king and end game boss fight has arrived.

Gwyn, Lord of Cinder – Dark Souls soundtrack

scary video game soundtracks

This music from the final boss fight is some of the most epic game music ever. The moment the intense and soulful beat begins, you immediately become overwhelmed with emotion as the finality of this amazing and epic adventure has arrived.

The spooky music of The Evil Within 2

The Evil Within 2 has some of the most spookiest and scariest moments ever, in any game. The amazing soundtrack really helps sell this amazing game, the main theme music in particular has this other-worldly-ness to it. 

Ordinary World – The Evil Within 2 main theme

scary video game soundtracks

In the woods at night

World of Warcraft is an extremely famous game known for it’s amazing success as the only real MMO in the entire world with an internationally dense following and presence. This soundtrack in particular is very excellent, do give it a listen!

Nightsong – World of Warcraft zone 

scary video game soundtracks

A scary soundtrack from the haunting Metro Exodus

This particular score comes from Metro Exodus. There is something about the slow and rhythmic build of this music that will send chills down your spine. The feeling of being watched, the feeling of being alone and stranded… These things are excellently conveyed just through the soundtracks music!

John Murphy, In the House, In a Heartbeat – Metro main theme

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The Last of us will keep you silent and on edge

This particular soundtrack is a very soulful addition to this list. Although not entirely frightening by itself… The lyrics as well as the tone of the music will definitely keep you interested!

Gustavo Santaolalla – The last of us main theme

scary video game soundtracks

And that is all! Did you like our list? If so let us know in the comments below! Please do keep in mind that something like music is entirely subjective but we would still love to hear about what you think regarding our own selection!