Garry’s mod (often called simply Gmod) has been on the market as a standalone game for ten years now, and it seems that its popularity will not decrease any time soon. This sandbox physics game allows its users to play a variety of game mods, install hundreds of different maps and add-ons and provide the game with the atmosphere they prefer. The fact that the game is a sandbox type gives the users even more versatility and possibilities while playing.
Gmod started as a mod oh Half-Life 2, but now it is a separate game with its own mods. It can be bought for a relatively low price, but there is also a free Gmod download where you can get the game completely free of charge. This version also works with most of the add-ons and mods, so you can create the game based on your preferences.
Since there are many lovers of horror games, in this article we will give you some of the scariest and the most interesting horror maps you can install in Gmod. All of these are good Gmod horror maps that provide you lots of details and some of them may really scare you as you play.
- Shadows – this map provides a really detailed and scary setting for the game of Gmod. It is followed by scary music and slightly claustrophobic mood which will make you feel haunted as you play the game. This map is available in Chapters 1 and 2, and both of them are most suitable for single player mode.
- Death of the Dream – this map places you and the rest of the players inside an unknown apartment. You wake up in a new, mysterious and scary place, and you need to escape. It is suitable for both single and multiplayer mode, but the number of players should not exceed 3.
- Paranoia – this map will create the sense of fear and paranoia as you play. It is placed in strange and dangerous places you need to go through as you search for the way to escape. The world your player finds himself in is strange and hostile, and everything will be done for your player to die.
- Escape Your Dream – dreams are known to be strange and often very odd and completely illogical. This is exactly what you can expect from this Gmod map. As a matter of fact, it is exactly what makes it unique, fun and super-scary. There are no perfectly logical solutions, everything is possible and everything is allowed. This map allows both single player and multiplayer mode, and a maximum number of players is 6.
- Insomnia – this map puts you in a dentist chair. You wake up, realize you are in a dentist’s office in the middle of nowhere and you need to escape. As you look for the way out, you face the surreal world of Insomnia map and encounter refugees from another time and space. The map is suitable for both single and multiplayer mode, so you can play it alone or with friends.