In F.E.A.R An unidentified paramilitary force infiltrates a multi-billion dollar aerospace compound, taking hostages but issuing no demands. The government responds by sending in special forces, but loses contact as an eerie signal interrupts radio communications. When the interference subsides moments later, the team has been obliterated.

Review RSS Feed SwedKnoT says
10 SwedKnoT

Dec 31st, 2011 3 people agree 0 people don't

Fantastic game with terrifying atmosphere and gameplay.

Waddlesticks says
10 Waddlesticks

Jul 18th, 2011 3 people agree 0 people don't

This game is really REALLY GOOD!
You have to play it! The others kind off sucked but this game was just brilliant! Great gameplay, great sounds, great graphics (has explosions with a crap load of particles!) has great multiplayer and you can get co-op mods for it!
Also if you want to just do online you can get F.E.A.R Combat which is just the online and is for free!

This game is a easy 10/10 and its like 50billions jizzs in your pants! GET IT!

flippedoutkyrii says
10 flippedoutkyrii

Jul 16th, 2011 3 people agree 0 people don't

Intense, exhilarating, brutal and terrifying!

Something no FPS fan should ever overlook! :)

Anruca says
10 Anruca

Dec 24th, 2010 3 people agree 0 people don't

To put it simple the game is great!

The story is very well thought up, very interesting and keeps the player wondering the whole time...
The atmosphere that the game intruduces is trully unique, from music to enemies and whole level designs seem to all fit prefectly.
The action and horror is mixed in and presents a perfect unity.
Once you have had enough of the firefights and want something els to happen at that exact moment the horror kicks in, it is all placed in the exact time and moment when the player is tired or annoyed.
Once the player has had his heart pumping strong enough and runs screaming through the corridors hunted by what ever hides in the dark, sometimes you are jumped in right from up front when you least expect it.
The developers have trully worked hard to make this an enriching experience!
There are lots of weapons to be used, depending on the player's style of playing, and not every weapon is suitable for every situation so pick carefully.
No complaints from the AI, it is very well created and gives you hell of a time on bringing down the enemies numbers.
Luckuly further in the game you are given the means to handle these situations better by giving you small advantages, which are really valuable if you are to finnish the game, without them it would have been hell of a lot harder.

The game's graphics may not look up to date but trust me when I say that you won't need all the special effects of todays modern games, the ones that are in the game work just fine.

micky123 says
10 micky123

Dec 11th, 2010 3 people agree 0 people don't

Amazing game with amazing atmosphere and a great story.

[UK]RookieAndrew says
10 [UK]RookieAndrew

Mar 4th, 2013 2 people agree 0 people don't

One of my favourite games ever.

Headstrong says
10 Headstrong

Nov 29th, 2011 2 people agree 0 people don't

Pretty nice game

LegionIscariot says
9 LegionIscariot

Jun 24th, 2013 1 person agrees 0 people don't

F.E.A.R. Platinum: FEAR + FEAR Extraction Point + FEAR Perseus Mandate

FEAR is a very fun FPS game. This is mostly due to reflex time (slow motion). Without it i doubt the game would be as good.
There is also the creepy atmosphere that keeps it interesting, although not creepy enough.

The gameplay is where this game shines for me, its great, better than modern FPS's:
You are able to hold up to 3 weapons.
There is no button to go into cover, instead you stand or crouch behind walls and objects and can lean out to shoot.
No regenerating health. You can carry 10 health packs. And pick up armor.
No cut scenes, you're always in control of the protagonist
And of course the slow mo.

The game is gory. You can tear enemies apart with bullets. Even blow heads off with shotguns

The story is pretty good, characters are good even though you spend most of your time alone and dont get to interact with them much.

However, the game seems to be more fun and creepier at the beginning.
But afterwards it gets a little repetitive. You fight the same enemies throughout the game.

I wish i didnt spend so much time indoors, and more time outside in the streets.

Sound design is also amazing. Just the sound of walking or climbing or swimming sound so good.
The weapons, especially the shotgun, sound great.
However what this game is missing is a soundtrack. There is no background music to get you pumped up, especially during battle sequences.

One of the best FPS I've played.

DarkShift says
10 DarkShift

Oct 25th, 2012 1 person agrees 0 people don't

The video game embodiment of fear... Oh yes, and it has a pretty nice story and action, too...

Too bad the sequels were crap compared to this one.

Reqieumthefallen says
10 Reqieumthefallen

Dec 11th, 2011 2 people agree 1 person doesn't

Whatever flaws FEAR has, it compensates with its brilliant gunplay, excellent asthetic, and tactical AI. This is one of those games where story isn't your concern, and I'm saying that as a writer.

The only major downfall is the ending, which is laughable at best...

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