Resident Evil 3 Vs. Resident Evil 4: Separating Survival Horror from Survival ActionMike Fahey1/09/12 10:00am334EditPromoteGo to permalink Not all horror video games are created equally. Some focus on creating an atmosphere of isolation and vulnerability. Others rely on shock to frighten the player, while making sure there's enough firepower laying around to shoot horror right in the face. Confused? Perhaps this handy graphic will help.