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Score Breakdown Based on 677 ratings
  1. 10 (105)
  2. 9 (339)
  3. 8 (167)
  4. 7 (44)
  5. 6 (7)
  6. 5 (8)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (3)

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  • User Rating 9.4

    Fear Effect was actually one of the best games of the PS1 era; it's a shame it didn't get the attention it deserved.

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Quina919

    Fear Effect tells the story of three bounty hunters who's latest mission appears to go a lot deeper than it so seems... (Review may contain minor spoilers) GAMEPLAY: To sum up Fear Effects actual ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    One of the best games ever made for the Playstation.

    Rated on April 04, 2008 by leofiregod

    I'm a fan of horror whehter it be books, books, or video games. I rented Fear Effect just because it was in the horror genre and wasn't really expecting a lot from the game. Boy was I surprised. It tu...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Mature gaming at its finest.

    Rated on September 02, 2009 by SYdoggXxX

    For several reasons, games of yesteryear were always afraid to touch on taboo subjects that are common in most adult oriented entertainment. While this has changed a lot in the past few years, back in...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Fear Effect!! A Solid Puzzled Oriented,,stylish,,funfact,,hilarious,,solid game made=))

    Rated on March 20, 2012 by gamespot2DBOne

    its hard to believe i liked this game at start,,but after awhile i got the hang of it and liked it more and more though the puzzles got more and more hard confusing annoying and difficult the longe...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    The best PS1 game ever? Hell's yeah!

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by softandhardcore

    Interesting story: I rented this game when Uwe Boll was set to film it. It (the game) was excellent. Now that Uwe Boll's lost the rights, it's even better. Why? Well, for one thing, there are the b...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    A true show of horror!

    Rated on July 28, 2006 by garen01

    I have played so many games in my life and I have the glasses to prove it. But I can only remember a handful. Why you ask? It’s because almost all of them are just average or below. This particular ga...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    An usual, if flawed, game.

    Rated on May 17, 2012 by Subterranean500

    Believe it or not, but one of the games I grew up with, back in the day, was Fear Effect. For those who don't know, Fear Effect is an action game, originally made Playstation 1. The game was a huge de...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Fear Effect

    Rated on January 25, 2006 by GamerPlayer914

    When the daughter of a powerful Chinese businessman disappears into the hedonistic and dangerous Shan Xi Protectorate under mysterious circumstances, our team of specialists infiltrate the city and ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Impressing idea for Eidos!

    Rated on October 12, 2006 by Q8iy

    When I first pLayed Fear Effect I was reaLLy impressed by the gamepLay and the graphics of the game, as Fear Effect introduced a new amazing styLe of both GamepLay and graphics for the PS consoLe and ...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Resident Evil meets Perfect Dark...

    Rated on February 22, 2006 by patente101

    Ahhhhhhh... Fear Effect... To some this name does not mean anything, but to me it's one of the greatest adventure games of all time. If you have a Playstation and happen to see this game or its outsta...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.