Although it might sound a bit twisted at first, kidnapping games have actually gathered quite a following. Maybe it's the thrill of the chase, or the satisfaction of outwitting your captor, who knows? But one thing's for sure, fans of this genre just can't get enough. On this site, we've gathered some of the best kidnapping games out there, well-picked to cater to all tastes. Whether you want to play as the kidnapper and carefully plan out your strategy, or as the victim and try to escape your captors' clutches, we've got you covered. You can hide in the shadows, use your wits to outsmart your enemies, or even team up with other players to take on the game together. Trust us, you won't be bored. With kidnapping games, you're always on the edge of your seat, heart racing, wondering what twist or turn is around the next corner. And despite the seriousness of the topic, there's still a lot of humor to be found in this genre. So what are you waiting for? Come join the fun!

Games like Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors

Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Console, DS
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.5/10

Games like Max Payne 3

Max Payne 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, PS3, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.4/10

Games like Toki Tori

Toki Tori

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Console, iPhone / iPad, Android, Wii, Mac, 3DS, Switch, Wii U, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8/10

Games like Genma Onimusha

Genma Onimusha

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.9/10

Games like Double Dragon EX

Double Dragon EX

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.8/10

Games like Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Bros.

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch, Wii, Wii U
  • Release: 1985
  • Rating: 7.6/10

Games like Rayman 3

Rayman 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, Wii U
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7.4/10

Games like F/A-18 Korea

F/A-18 Korea

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7/10

Games like Mario and Luigi

Mario and Luigi

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: n/a

Games like Onimusha


  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Console
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: n/a

Games like Feel the Magic

Feel the Magic

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: n/a