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F.E.A.R.

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Overall 8
8.2

F.E.A.R (PC)

ccgr.org
14 January 2011
  • Excerpt: “In 2002, the U.S. Army formed a secret unit dedicated to combating paranormal threats to national security. The unit was named First Encounter Assault Recon.” F.E.A.R. is a horror first-person shooter from developer Monolith Productions. Monolith is known for making scary games, for example their horror classic Condemned: Criminal Origins. F.E.A.R. was an attempt to blend fast FPS action with the feeling of sheer terror that comes from Japanese horror films.
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Overall 8
8.0

F.E.A.R.: First Encounter Assault Recon review (PC)

HonestGamers
29 August 2008
  • Excerpt: is essentially a one-trick pony, but is salvaged by the fact that it's an exceptionally clever one.
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Overall 8
8.1

F.E.A.R.

Game Over Online
16 November 2005
  • Excerpt: There’s probably no controversy in saying it’s difficult to frighten modern horror audiences. When so many clichés have come and gone, and you can watch real people die on TV or the Internet, horror authors are constantly reaching a bit further to shock us. ‘Further’ is a term that applies literally in some cases. A recent trend involves Westerners stealing elements from Japanese movies, such as Ringu , Tetsuo , or Ju-On .
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Overall 9
8.5

F.E.A.R. Review

Strategy Gaming Online
17 October 2005
  • Excerpt: For a while now, Monolith has been getting screwed when it comes to delivering great games that simply don't sell. The release of the instant classic No One Lives Forever (and its equally great sequel) proved to reviewers out there that these guys have what it takes to make a top-quality game, even if the gamers out there never even found out what the hell a "NOLF" is.
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Overall 8
8.0

F.E.A.R. Review (PC)

Yet Another Review Site
4 January 2007
  • Excerpt: Striking FEAR into people’s hearts This review originally posted at MentalGamers – http://www.mentalgamers.com/game_reviews.php?r=3 On the recommendation of a work colleague, I picked up a copy of F.E.A.R. last week. I have to admit I wasn’t expecting too much as this guy has slightly different tastes to myself – we both like FPS games, but I have a preference for the more tactical war games whereas he tends to go for the “run-about-shooting-everything-in-sight” games.
  • Pros: Pretty damned scary, bullet time, superb AI
  • Cons: Pretty damned scary, a bit “same-y”
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Overall 9
8.5

F.E.A.R Review

PALGN
24 November 2005
  • Summary: How can a game with an oxymoron in the title possibly be good?
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Overall 8
8.0

Test : F.E.A.R.

GameHope
12 October 2014
  • Summary: Le développement de F.E.A.R. aura ressemblé à celui d'un conte de fée : un jeu prometteur annoncé il y a relativement peu de temps (bah quoi, un an et demi, c'est peu, pour un doom-like). Il faut savoir que Monolith , expert en doom-like, nous a habitués à de nombreux retards dans ses créations, mais qu'elles ont pratiquement toujours été de qualité. Alors, F.E.A.R. , ça déchire ta reum en 3D ?
  • Pros: Gameplay bien rodé, IA réussie (bien que buggée), Scénario intéressant
  • Cons: Environnements répétitifs, Trop court, Nécessite une grosse config
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

EMU NOVA
23 October 2013
  • Excerpt: F.E.A.R Vous avez sûrement dû entendre parler d'un FPS qui fait peur, qui est glauque a souhait et surtout qui fait de la pub pour les petites filles en rouge ? Non ? Bon, ben je vous explique : F.E.A.R. est un FPS presque traditionnel, et je dis presque car si on regarde le jeu pendant seulement 5 minutes, on ne voit aucune différence avec un Doom 3 ou un Quake 4, mais c'est là ou on tombe dans l'erreur. F.E.A.R.
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Overall 9
8.5

Expert Review

evilgamerz.nl
6 September 2013
  • Excerpt: De uitbreiding is al in de maak en wij verheugen (of juist niet) ons nog met de huidige F.E.A.R. game die afkomstig is van developer Monolith. Het kan de pret niet drukken in elk geval. Eindelijk weer een soort van horrorgame die wat weg lijkt te hebben van films als The Ring, eens kijken wat dit stukje software ons te bieden heeft, hopend dat het me de stuipen op het lijf zal jagen.
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Overall 8
8.0

F.E.A.R.

Push Start
5 August 2012
  • Excerpt: Desde as primeiras aventuras gráficas até aos rail shooters , o universo do terror marca a presença em praticamente todos os géneros de videojogos que se possa imaginar. Mas, provavelmente, é nos First Person Shooters que as potencialidades que o meio tem à sua disposição para nos aterrorizar mais se destacam. Na 1ª pessoa a acção é mais intensa, mas nem todo o terror se baseia em sustos.
  • Pros: A capacidade do jogo causar tensão no jogador | A visceralidade dos combates
  • Cons: Repetição dos cenários | A fraca AI dos inimigos | A história algo confusa
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