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FEAR is awesomeness
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I prefer "alone in the dark", or "phantasmagoria", lol...
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I am Re playing through Fear at this moment. I really like The Fear series. I feel like its laid out really with just enough Horror & Shooter Mixed.

I have no Complaints on the 10 bucks I spent on the Pack
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I also bought the FEAR pack on steam for $10 and its been an awesome investment.

My brother bought it back when it came out and we just didn't have a PC that could play it at a decent FPS.

It was on Steam so I bought since my PC can dominate it! I've already beaten fear 1, extraction point and pursues mandate. Now working my way through FEAR 2 (interval 4 atm) and its been a great experience. Very creepy games... lots of goosebumps and scary moments. Probably top 5 all time.

Alma is a crazy *****!
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This game is only good for a competitive multiplayer which I've enjoyed for the past 5 years
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i can't play this in a dark room alone.
Play on fear2, it will bloody scare you out of your house. I get scared easily with games. That new micky mouse game with the power of the paint brush scared the hell out of me!
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Fear is a pansy game compared to Amnesia. That game is scary.

But Fear is freaking awesome though. When I played it, I was like you...I couldn't play it in the dark and people HAD to be home.
 
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Case in point... (spoilers if you like to be scared?)

There was this one point, maybe halfway through the game, where you're crawling through an air duct, and your flashlight flickers, and the radio makes that telltale crackling. Then suddenly you're plunged into darkness. The flashlight flickers back on, and Alma is crawling really fast towards you, and the music makes a sudden crescendo of sharp dissonance.

I screamed like a girl and pushed myself away from the computer so fast that my headphones were yanked from my head.
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I thought the ghosts in Metro 2033 were scary. No, really...

Anyway, I played FEAR when I was ~10. REALLY scary. We were three kids playing it around 5 PM every Wednesday during the winter (it was dark). Man, that game scared me. We turned God mode on just to get from horror moment to horror moment quicker

I tried the FEAR 2 demo when it came out and although I'd grown older, I still got scared. IMO they also improved the whole thing by adding a bunch of subtle elements. The school was terrifying and when you looked around, you'd notice creepy drawings and ****. There're also multiple times in the demo where you hear a noise or the "scary music" and if you turn around quick enough, you see Alma right behind you. That demo seemed more thought out than the first game. All kinds of little subtle things that freaked you out.

Tried Amnesia recently. Scares the **** outta me. The whole "you ain't got no weapinz"-thing kills me. When something scares you, the sound of a nice shotgun round in someone's face helps you relax. Amnesia doesn't have that...

FEAR < FEAR 2 (although it's more action than the first, it's still horrible) < Amnesia

Dead Space doesn't build up an atmosphere in the same way, but scares you by making something fly up in your face. Not the same. Might be scary, but not the same.

The cool thing about horror games like Amnesia is that it builds up an atmosphere and let's your imagination do the work. Yahtzee described this phenomenon best.

Edited by B!0HaZard - 12/28/10 at 6:33pm
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dead space 1 is alot scarier than fear can ever dream about being
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depends on your interpretation of scary...
Totally ... FEAR was scarier to me than DeadSpace.

And I dunno what you guys are talking about, I felt like for the most part, FEAR did a good job of getting creepier and more tense as it went along.

Once you got in that elevator in Auburn district that went down into the Armacham underground facility (when you hit the down button, it's one of gaming's most awesome moments ) and you pop out of the lift and there's those turrets trying to blow you away, ya know the part I'm talking about? I thought from then on was the best part of the game.

It might just have the greatest ending ever too.

The first FEAR is in my top 5 all-time games w/o a doubt. You have to listen to all the phone messages in that game, too ... they did a great job with those, and ... really, I thought the story was just excellent. Never understood the meaning of why Fettel liked to munch on people though ... I can't recall that it was ever really explained and just seemed quite random if you thought about it afterwards, but maybe I missed something

The 2nd one ... it was alright. Not as good as I'd hoped. It just ... lacked something to me. I wanted to be the Point Man again! The School pretty much rocked though ... legit scares through that part, no doubt!
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