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

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Feb 10, 2009 / ESRB: M

F.E.A.R. 2 'Toy Soldiers' DLC Screenshots Arrive

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2009 1:48pm PDT

Yesterday, we learned that developer Monolith is bringing three new multiplayer maps to its spooky shooter F.E.A.R. 2. Today, we have screenshots...


"I approve of this if for no other reason than the fact that it totally fails to fit in with FEAR ..."

- mikecyb see all 15 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 'Toy Soldiers' DLC Arrives Next Month

By Chris Faylor, Mar 10, 2009 11:10am PDT

A downloadable "Toy Soldiers" multiplayer map pack for Monolith's F.E.A.R. 2 will be released in April, publisher and studio owner Warner Bros...


"These were a ton of fun for css, provided that they were made by someone who knew what they were ..."

- UMG see all 15 comments

Weekly PC Sales: F.E.A.R. 2 Debuts

By Nick Breckon, Feb 23, 2009 12:20pm PST

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin's debut on the United States retail PC charts was good enough for a second place finish, with only Blizzard's frozen...


"yay for Fallout 3 :) This thing is turning out to be a monster."

- happynoodle see all 10 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Trailer: Alma's Revenge

By Nick Breckon, Feb 06, 2009 5:00pm PST

Hey, it's another F.E.A.R 2: Project Origin trailer. This one gives a pretty decent overview of the setup, and ends with more of that little girl Alma. Who was ever really afraid of little girls, anyway? Nobody holding a big chainsaw gun, at least.


"I just want to say that the scariest part in the demo for me was when that scary chick suddenly ..."

- Jobos see all 13 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Launch Trailer Offers Reassuring Quotes

By Nick Breckon, Feb 02, 2009 5:13pm PST

After playing the demo, I still wasn't sure if Monolith's F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin was going to be any good. But just as film commercials with


"Something that really bugs me about this trailer is the inconsistent framerate. Why do video ..."

- Arceihn see all 45 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Goes Gold, New Trailer Debuts

By Chris Faylor, Jan 27, 2009 10:32am PST

Monolith's spooky shooter sequel F.E.A.R. 2 (PC, PS3, 360) has gone gold, publisher Warner Bros. announced today, confirming that the game will...


"I beat the original FEAR like 5 times (a record for me I think), and I still didn't know the ..."

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F.E.A.R. 2 Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 22, 2009 5:30am PST

As had been expected, a F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin PC demo is now available and can be downloaded from FileShack. An Xbox 360 demo has been...


"God finally a real PC game. Not some console port...loved the first one and the demo kicks ass!! ..."

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F.E.A.R. 2 Takes on F.E.A.R. In Comparison Videos

By Nick Breckon, Jan 21, 2009 3:58pm PST

Monolith has released a pair of brief trailers that touch on the difference between F.E.A.R. and its upcoming sequel. Apparently, the difference is that the new game has been taken "to the next level." F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin hits PC, PlayStati


"Not a troll disclaimer: All this video did to me to be honest was convince me that FEAR 1 ..."

- abrasion see all 37 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Demo Spooks January 22

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 16, 2009 9:40am PST

Currently only available for PlayStation Network subscribers through Qore, the demo for F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin will be available for free for...


"It's still a little too close on the heels of the holidays for me. I still have to finish ..."

- LemonJoose see all 28 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Trailer: MechWarrior Shogo

By Chris Faylor, Jan 12, 2009 2:18pm PST

I never played the original F.E.A.R., so maybe I'm missing out on something, but the huge robot featured in this trailer for the sequel really reminds me of MechWarrior 2. I liked MechWarrior, plus I like shooting things. My interest in F.E.A.R.


"Off topic but another Mechwarrior RTS could really be good. There is so many little things about ..."

- OhMyHip see all 37 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Videos: Engine Details, and Ugh

By Nick Breckon, Jan 07, 2009 8:00pm PST

Real-time volumetric rendering, motion blur, and a number of technical updates are shown off in this F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin video. And after that, there's an ugh-inspiring holiday video from developer Monolith that we missed. I'm not sure wh


"I feel like such a tool; that made me really want to play the game. Thinking back on it, FEAR ..."

- FLESHPOUNDER see all 26 comments

Monolith: F.E.A.R. Expansions 'Killed Off A Few' Fans

By Nick Breckon, Dec 29, 2008 11:20am PST

While the F.E.A.R. ports and expansions have introduced the shooter series to a number of gamers, Monolith's Dave Matthews also credits the...


"The link to the article is broken; I'm guessing that it leads to Computer and Video Games, but ..."

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F.E.A.R. 2 Screenshots Show A Little Bit of Everything

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 22, 2008 6:15am PST

Thirty-five new F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin screenshots have been released, showing a number of locations, weapons, and characters from Monolith's...


F.E.A.R. 2 Goes Uncensored in Australia

By Chris Faylor, Dec 16, 2008 7:54am PST

Reversing an earlier ruling, the Australian Classification Review Board has classified the original version of Monolith's spooky shooter sequel...


"I find the choice of screen shots hilarious. That is a good sized splatter right there."

- Finchypoo see all 9 comments

F.E.A.R. 2 Developer Videos: Artificial or Intelligence?

By Nick Breckon, Dec 02, 2008 12:04pm PST

The original F.E.A.R. was an A.I. showcase, and developer Monolith promises to improve on its efforts with the upcoming sequel. As engineer Matt Rice explains, the A.I. in F.E.A.R. is really not all that complex on paper--but I'll let him explai


"my skin is itching every time I read about some "impressive AI" haha. what a joke. "what i ..."

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