Parents' Guide to

Five Nights at Freddy's 2

By Chris Morris, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Another terrific but terrifying psychological thriller.

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 31 parent reviews

age 11+

The Best Game in the FRANCHISE!

Unlike Fnaf 1, this was way more enjoyable to play as I love the strategic structure of the gameplay, as it relies heavily on your actions unlike Fnaf 1 and 3 you only have to check cameras or do a side task till the night is over, but I love the small touches you have to do which makes it more interesting like rewind music box, flashlight on specific animatronics, check vents, put on the fazbear mask, you will never get bored. This is definitely my favorite entry in the entire series(will play the VR once i grow older). Thanks for reading and this game is great for Pre teens, teens and people who love strategic immersive horror games.
age 7+

Not scary

This is not scary, my daughter lover this game and says it's not scary and she's 7 !!!!!! This game shouldn't be 14 and up its not scary, mothers of 8, 9, 10, and 11 year olds should let their kids get it it's not scary at all and I promise it they wouldn't be scared

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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (31 ):
Kids say (108 ):

Generally, when sequels are released in short order, they're never as good as the original. That's absolutely not the case with FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY'S 2, though. The game is just as terrifying (maybe more so) and once again uses atmosphere and tension to create an experience that will make you jump and scream -- even if you know exactly what's coming.

This time around, it's not only a feeling of helplessness that hits you, it's the strain of multitasking that's required to stay alive. You have to constantly wind a music box. You need to monitor more rooms. You have a mask you need to quickly put on if you see an animatronic staring at you -- and even then, you may be doomed. Like the original, it's a great game for people who are old enough to not get nightmares from this sort of thing -- but it's a game children should be kept away from.

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone , iPad , Android
  • Release date: November 20, 2014
  • Category: Adventure Games
  • Version: 1.0
  • Minimum software requirements: ios
  • Last updated: August 15, 2016

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