21 Horror RPGs that came up in my search for Adult Casual Horror Board Games (Mostly Cthulhu)
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This list is not as exhaustive as my GeekList Adult Casual Horror & Lovecraft Board Games: Creatures, Cthulhu, Monsters, Mythos, Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies and Other Things That Go “Bump” in the Night.

But as I scoured BGG for Adult Casual Horror games with good reviews and a decent number of ratings, I did come across a horror RPGs that look like they are worth playing. Most were of the Lovecraft or Cthulhu theme.

This is also a moderated list. If you have suggestions of other good Horror RPGs, please let me know. As long as they have good enough reviews and enough reviews I'll list them.

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1. RPG Item: Call of Cthulhu (6th Edition) [Average Rating:8.33 Overall Rank:8]
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Avg Rating: 8.20
Votes: 418
Score: 3.43
Notes: Not only was this the most common "horror" RPG to pop up on the board game geek lists I looked at for horror board games. Subsets of Call of Cthulhu (6th Edition) were also very popular. See below: Delta Green and The Fungi from Yuggoth.
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2. RPG Item: Delta Green [Average Rating:8.59 Overall Rank:2]
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Avg Rating: 8.64
Votes: 162
Score 3.43
Notes: subset of Call of Cthulhu see above.
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3. RPG Item: The Fungi from Yuggoth [Average Rating:7.46 Overall Rank:698]
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Avg. Rating: 7.40
Votes: 24
Score: 0.18
Notes: subset of Call of Cthulhu see above.
 
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4. RPG Item: Trail of Cthulhu [Average Rating:8.17 Overall Rank:15]
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Avg Rating: 8.09
Votes: 109
Score: 0.88
Notes: subset of GUMSHOE RPG.
 
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5. RPG Item: All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:457]
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Avg Rating: 7.02
Votes: 62
Score: 0.44
Notes: subset of Unisystem RPG.
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6. RPG Item: Eldritch Skies [Average Rating:6.44 Overall Rank:5600]
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Notes: subset of Unisystem RPG. Decent ratings, but few votes, wouldn't list except the above All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition made the list and is also Unisystem.
 
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7. RPG Item: Don't Rest Your Head [Average Rating:7.68 Overall Rank:164]
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Avg Rating: 6.88
Votes: 63
Score 0.43
 
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8. RPG Item: Realms of Cthulhu [Average Rating:7.82 Overall Rank:474]
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Avg Rating: 8.00
Votes: 87
Score: 0.30
Notes: subset of Savage Worlds RPG.
 
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9. RPG Item: Dread [Average Rating:7.96 Overall Rank:69]
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Avg Rating: 7.42
Votes: 40
Score: 0.30
 
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10. RPG Item: CthulhuTech [Average Rating:7.08 Overall Rank:678]
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Avg Rating: 7.09
Votes: 32
Score: 0.23
 
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11. RPG Item: Chill Horror Role-Playing Game [Average Rating:6.50 Overall Rank:3380]
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Avg Rating: 5.68
Votes: 27
Score: 0.15

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12. RPG Item: Cthulhu Dark [Average Rating:7.47 Overall Rank:760]
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Avg Rating: 7.83
Votes: 6
Score: 0.05
Notes: The high rating and popularity (number of votes) of Stealing Cthulhu (a subset of Cthulhu Dark -- see below) pushed this higher on the list.
 
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13. RPG Item: Stealing Cthulhu [Average Rating:8.68 Overall Rank:96]
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Avg Rating: 8.44
Votes: 15
Score: 0.13
Notes: subset of Cthulhu Dark. See above.
 
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14. RPG Item: De Profundis (2nd Edition) [Average Rating:7.29 Overall Rank:1491]
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Avg Rating: 7.25
Votes: 16
Score: 0.12
 
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15. RPG Item: GURPS CthulhuPunk [Average Rating:6.80 Overall Rank:3531]
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Avg Rating: 6.48
Votes: 14
Score: 0.09
Notes: Subset of GURPS Family of RPGs.
 
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16. RPG Item: The Pokéthulhu Adventure Game (3rd Edition) [Average Rating:6.08 Overall Rank:6748]
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Avg Rating: 5.33
Votes: 12
Score: 0.06
 
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17. RPG Item: The Laundry [Average Rating:7.79 Overall Rank:386]
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Avg Rating: 7.71
Votes: 7
Score: 0.05
 
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18. RPG Item: Dead of Night (Second Edition) [Average Rating:7.56 Overall Rank:3295]
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Avg Rating: 7.10
Votes: 5
Score: 0.04
 
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19. RPG Item: tremulus [Average Rating:6.62 Overall Rank:3382]
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Avg Rating: 7.00
Votes: 5
Score:" 0.04
Notes: Subset of Apocalypse World Engine RPG.
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20. RPG Item: Wonderland [Average Rating:8.67 Unranked]
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Avg Rating: 8.50
Votes: 2
Score 0.02
Notes: subset of JAGS.
 
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21. RPG Item: Shadows of Cthulhu [Average Rating:8.50 Unranked]
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Avg Rating: 8.33
Votes: 3
Score: 0.02
Subset of OGL Horror RPG of d20 System.
 
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