Parents' Guide to

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Intense, mature first-person shooter with creepy storyline.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 9 parent reviews

age 14+

Great Violent Horror FPS

Yes this game is Violent Yes Limbs Are Blown up Yes it's gory Yes it's an 18 But this game is so old that the blood violence and gore doesn't look real it looks almost fake trust me if this was made In 2018 yes it would look real and be 16+ around but as it's not made in 2018 the blood effects look almost fake that makes the game suitable for 14 + there's abit of swearing But hey this game is as not as worse as the Alien isolation , and outlast of today !
age 17+

Good but scary

Great game but slender scary

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (9):
Kids say (8):

Yes, it's good -- but for mature players only. Played from a first-person perspective, the single-player campaign has you stealthily navigating through many indoor and outdoor areas to take down enemies -- which is graphicc in nature -- as well as upgrade weaponry, collect clues, and work with teammates on completing missions (which you can replay at any time from the main menu). Much of the game consists of intense close-quartered gunfights against smart A.I.-controlled baddies (including creatures) that use the environment to their advantage. When necessary, you can also bend time by tapping the triangle button to enter a slow motion state for increased accuracy.

The high-definition graphics look fantastic and the spine-chilling music and sound effects complement the atmospheric visuals nicely. Another plus is that the game offers a host of multiplayer modes, too, incluing a number of maps and game types to choose from (Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, and four others). Whether or not you gave the original F.E.A.R. a spin, this paranormal first-person shooter is a frightfully good time.

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