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F.E.A.R. confirmed for 360 this fall


We already knew it was coming, but Vivendi finally let us know that they know that we know and officially confirmed Monolith's spooky FPS. The port was originally anticipated due to developer Monolith's other creepy FPS, the Xbox 360's Condemned: Criminal Origins, having a similar code base to F.E.A.R. When Condemned was ported to PCs, the logical assumption was that F.E.A.R. could be ported to the 360.

The port is being handled by "Chicago-based Day 1 Studios, who worked on both MechAssault and MechAssault 2: Lone Wolf" and is due out this fall and will be on display at E3 next week. We'll let you know if the graphically demanding title appears to be making the transition smoothly.

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1. Looks like the hottest games will be on the 360 again this Christmas.

Posted at 10:11PM on May 4th 2006 by jon

2. Sweeeet. My friend had this on PC and it was awesome. My PC sucked so I couldn't get it running, and i'm glad its coming to 360. Its a solid and very good FPS (one of the best)
Looks like theres 2 bullet-time slow-down like games coming out soon now, Timeshift and F.E.A.R.
This just made my day. Can't wait for some slo-mo multiplayer.

Posted at 10:27PM on May 4th 2006 by Fear

3. Is this going to be another direct port? Or are they changing the game about a bit? It just seams that too many games are porting after release and not adding fresh content.

Posted at 3:06AM on May 5th 2006 by Mat1983

4. Hope they make the ending more interesting/challenging. All those ghost things were just annoying and jumpy not challanging and exciting.

Posted at 5:23AM on May 5th 2006 by Osiris

5. I found the game intensly Meh on the PC. Poor level design, not scary, and good AI was reduced to battles of peeking around corners and getting the first shot off by the AI.

Char

Posted at 4:33PM on May 5th 2006 by charthepirate

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