What are the best Violent games on Steam?

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    #1Manhunt

    Manhunt
    Manhunt is a third-person stealth action game horror stealth action game created by Rockstar North. In this game, you must run, hide and fight to survive. It was published by Rockstar Games.
    Games

    Windows

    $9.99

    Rigoberto Padilla
    Written on September 15, 2017
    "Manhunt is a great game for being able to live out some of your secret fantasies that you keep locked away in the deep recesses of your mind. This stealth-action game is very well known for being incredibly, sometimes over-the-top brutal."
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    #2Carmageddon: Max Damage

    Carmageddon: Max Damage
    Create carnage in a wide range of large open world environments and smaller battle arenas, with plenty of fun stuff to smash into, smash up, snap off and sling around. Explore city streets and country trails, arid deserts, and icy wastelands. 
    Games

    Windows

    $16.99

    Keith Richards
    Written on May 6, 2017
    "Carmageddon is a great violent driving game available on the steam store. You get to drive around on tracks and smash into different things including cows, penguins and other humans. There's many ways to play and hours of fun smashing into things."
  3. 6

    #3Hatred

    Hatred
    Hatred is a violent isometric shooter, in which you take the role of The Antagonist fighting against all of the humanity. It developed and published by Destructive Creations. 
    Games

    Windows

    $5.99

    Teresa Henderson
    Written on January 7, 2017
    "If you like taking your day's frustration out on hapless video game characters, then this is the game for you. I find it therapeutic. Bad day at work? Hatred to the rescue. Girlfriend nagging on you? Hatred is right there."
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    #4Outlast 2

    Outlast 2

    Outlast 2  is a first-person psychological, survival horror video game. It's the sequel to the acclaimed survival horror game Outlast. the game was developed and published by Red Barrels and distributed by Warner Bros.

    Games

    Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, GOG

    $29.99

    Joe Wheeler
    Written on October 1, 2017
    "Outlast 2 benefits from avoiding the tired mental asylum setting of the original and travelling the lesser worn road of the Sonoran Desert. This is an authentic horror experience and is not, by any means, for the faint of heart. Outlast contains some of the most terrifying moments I’ve experienced in a horror video game, ever. I play it loud and in the dark to heighten my experience but do not really recommend that if you are squeamish. Outlast 2, like any good sequel, builds on the experiences of the original."
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    #5POSTAL 2

    POSTAL 2
    POSTAL 2 is a violent first-person shooter by Running with Scissors. It is the sequel to the 1997 game POSTAL. 
    Games

    Windows

    $9.99

    Yuan Zheng
    Written on June 6, 2017
    "This game is much too violent and graphic. The violence it depicts no one needs to be seeing let alone, participating in on the screen."
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    #6Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number

    Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number

    Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number is an indie action game developed by Dennaton Games. It is the direct follow-up to the first game with the same name, which is set against a backdrop of escalating violence and retribution.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, Android

    $14.99

    Sara Hansen
    Written on June 20, 2017
    "While not the most violent game on the platform, if you're looking for baseless violence without even a story, I can't recommend HM2 any more than I already do. Full of blood and gore and guns, it's a fun way to spend an afternoon without actually getting blood on your clothes!"
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    #7The Evil Within 2

    The Evil Within 2

    The Evil Within 2 is a horror action-adventure and RPG game developed by Tango Gameworks and published by Bethesda Softworks in 2017. It is the sequel of The Evil Within which was released one year before this game.

    Games

    Amazon, eBay, Gamefly

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    Johnny Foster
    Written on November 14, 2017
    "This is one messed up, bloody game - totally cool! I swear this game gave me nightmares after playing it for six hours straight. Play control is very tight and taut; you get used to it pretty quick and you'll have to once you advance in the game. Graphics are also spectacular, but could use a bit more change in backgrounds as it's a very dark game not only in content but color. Worth a shot to add to your collection!"
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    #8Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is a 3D open-world action adventure video game. It is the seventh title in the Grand Theft Auto series. This single-player story centers on Carl Johnson who returns home after his mother's murder. 
    Games

    Android, Windows, Mac, iOS, PlayStation 2

    $6.99

    Aaron Kim
    Written on February 5, 2017
    "GTA: San Andreas definitely fits the bill for a violent game, however I have one problem with this title. It is not a game on Steam. Though I believe this would be a great option for someone on the Android platform this isn't useful for me as I am looking for something that I can play on PC and this does not fit the bill. "
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    #9Max Payne

    Max Payne
    Max Payne is a third-person original cinematic action-shooter video game. The game follows the protagonist Max Payne, an NYPD detective turned undercover DEA Agent with nothing to lose in the violent, cold urban night. 
    Games

    Windows, Android, iOS

    $9.99

    Amanda Davis
    Written on January 31, 2017
    "Max Payne is not a good solution to violent games on Steam. It is as violent as the rest of them. I found myself shooting anything that moves as I ran around the streets of New York as Max. Though I may be playing as a “police officer” this game is still very violent and inappropriate for young children."
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    #10Hotline Miami

    Hotline Miami

    Hotline Miami is an action game which blends top-down perspective with stealth, extreme violence, and surreal storytelling, along with a soundtrack and visuals influenced by 1980s culture.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, Android, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita

    $9.99

    Jane Cunningham
    Written on May 25, 2017
    "I don't really think this helps any sort of problem. I think it actually brings more violence into the world and gives people ideas that they might not have had before. I do like that the whole thing is set in the 1980's which was a good era and Miami is a fun place for them to set this story in."
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    #11>Observer_

    >Observer_

    >Observer_ is a cyberpunk psychological horror game for Windows, Mac, and Linux computers, and for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gaming consoles. It was developed by Bloober Team and was published by Aspyr Media in 2017.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Linux, GOG

    $29.99

    Yao Duan
    Written on March 25, 2018
    ">observer_ is quite possibly the best video game of its kind. It takes place in a future, where criminals rule the world. Your mission is to take on the role of law enforcement and hack them into extinction. This is a must play for any gamer."
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    #12Resident Evil 7: Biohazard

    Resident Evil 7: Biohazard

    Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is a first-person survival horror game produced by Capcom Co., Ltd. In the game, players assume the role of Ethan Winters, a young man who receives an email from a woman claiming to be Ethan's wife Mia. 

    Games

    Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

    $29.99

    Joe Kennedy
    Written on October 8, 2017
    "I like the Resident Evil movies and the games series but I would not call the 7 the best violent game on Steam. The game has a very nice nice graphics since it is just released on Jan 2017 but the game lack of a good story. There are even better games in the Resident Evil games series than this one."

Summary

Best What are the best Violent games on Steam
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1ManhuntGames 8 Paid
2Carmageddon: Max DamageGames 8 Paid
3HatredGames 6 Paid
4Outlast 2Games 3 Paid
5POSTAL 2Games 2 Paid
6Hotline Miami 2: Wrong NumberGames 2 Paid
7The Evil Within 2Games 2 Paid
8Grand Theft Auto: San AndreasGames 1 Paid
9Max PayneGames 1 Paid
10Hotline MiamiGames 1 Paid
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