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F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate Trailer

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Sierra has released the first F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate trailer, showing a minute and a half of action packed footage from the new TimeGate Studios developed expansion pack.

F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate will be released stand-alone on the PC, and as part of the the F.E.A.R. Files package which also includes the original game and the F.E.A.R. Extraction Point expansion on Xbox 360.

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    August 16, 2007 8:03 AM

    Was Extraction Point any good? The demo was ok, felt like more of the same which isn't that bad a thing I guess.

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      August 16, 2007 8:37 AM

      I thought it was pretty reasonable. It started strongly, introduced some slightly new environments, and had some good set-pieces in the first half.

      There was a long, very boring slog through a couple more generic office buildings into a subway tunnel, then back up to a hospital (which felt like an office building) and some sort of office complex/shopping mall.

      Overall, the combat was good but the pacing was a bit off, and some of the set-pieces felt a little rough around the edges. I managed to catch the AI out a couple of times, which I didn't really do in FEAR.

      If Timegate have learned from the weaker aspects of Extraction Point, I think Perseus Mandate could be excellent. At its best, Extraction Point was better than FEAR, but it didn't hit those high notes often or consistently enough.

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      August 16, 2007 9:10 AM

      It was good. More of the same with some new environments including an insane asylum which is a fitting setting for the game. If you loved the first game it's worth getting, otherwise wait for the inevitable gold edition with all the x-packs in it.

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        August 16, 2007 11:16 AM

        What I would want to know is if the expansions were still scary or advanced the story at all.

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          August 16, 2007 6:16 PM

          Somewhat, and Yes but not much. (referring to Extraction Point)
          I too thought it was more about a few more nice set combat sequences than advancing the story.
          If you liked the combat in Fear it's worth picking up, for sure. If you like miniguns, too!

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