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Score Breakdown Based on 28410 ratings
  1. 10 (9914)
  2. 9 (12781)
  3. 8 (3556)
  4. 7 (1102)
  5. 6 (386)
  6. 5 (203)
  7. 4 (92)
  8. 3 (74)
  9. 2 (76)
  10. 1 (226)

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  • User Rating 9.5

    Highly addictive and will keep you playing till you pass out. I mean this game ROCKS! (PC version)

    Rated on March 02, 2008 by Fenix95

    This game is EXTREMELY CREEPY/AWSOME. you will love it but hate it cause you will have to go to the bathroom about every thirty miniutes to every hour. But it gives you an amazing new FPS expereince l...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.4

    Bad sound effects and glitches galore!! Play this on a 10 year old 13" CRT made by Footararie ... you may not noti

    Rated on May 06, 2007 by Kronz070

    I'm sure this was an awesome game 5 years ago when released on the PC ... but wow did they miss the mark on it's port to the PS3. If you like games that were only worked on by it's staff on their day...

    2 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.7

    if you want to learn about f.e.a.r. then come here

    Rated on May 06, 2007 by acdcrocknroll

    You play a new member of a secret government squad called F.E.A.R., for "First Encounter Assault Recon." Their task is to deal with creepy supernatural things, and on your first day on the j...

    4 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    Well, F.E.A.R has the potiental to be an extremly great gameon the PS3 but from what I have heard, it's better on 360.

    Rated on May 07, 2007 by blaze1552

    Its easy to say it is a good but not what I expected type of game. I have a 360 and no PS3 but my friend does and he bought FEAR it's not what i expected after playing my 360 version. It was creepy, b...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    No..Just no, don't even bother pulling out your wallet with this game

    Rated on August 16, 2009 by krazy-blazer

    No, just no don't play it don't look at it don't even think about it, i mean first of all, the graphics looks PS2, the gameplay was completely sucked(THANK GOD I RENTED IT FIRST) Ok this game is su...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Not as good as the PC but just as good as 360

    Rated on March 09, 2011 by ff10andff12

    People are looking at this game all wrong it is over a year old now when it released on PC, but the action and visuals are still just as good. The controller scheme needs work, Id give FEAR Resistanc...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Very original, but scary? No way.

    Rated on August 27, 2009 by E-Frost

    When you've played Silent Hill and Forbidden Siren or any game compared to that, this game can bore you with no doubt. The story itself is very original and there are some scenes in the game that make...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.1

    a Superb game ruined !<br /> Vastly superior on 360 and PC basically an insult to PS3 owners

    Rated on May 13, 2007 by Irve

    ok , i loved this game on the PC .. it was great a solid title when it was released on the 360 it looked good and ran smoothly , essentially the same game but with a controller .. the4 PS3 version ...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.8

    F.E.A.R. delivers...mediocrity

    Rated on May 14, 2007 by Yankee_In_TX

    I rented FEAR now that finals are done, I have LONG awaited this game. One of the first PS3 games that is my type of genre and game. So I think my review will surprise some people - as I WAS a staun...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    This is my first game, and i have yo that this game is awesome. The best game i ever played. The grafics are also great.

    Rated on May 17, 2007 by alexandreps3

    F.E.A.R., this is the name of this wonderful game of fps and terror together. When i started the game, i thought that i wouldn't like it, but with the time, i discovered the game is very, but very go...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.