Five Nights at Freddy's (series)

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Five Nights at Freddy's, or FNaF, is a media franchise based around an indie video game series created, designed, developed, and published by Scott Cawthon for Microsoft Windows, iOS, and Android.

Games[change | change source]

The series is about a fictional restaurant named Freddy Fazbear's Pizza.

The first 3 games involve the player working as a nighttime security guard, in which they must utilize several tools, most notably checking security cameras, to survive against animatronic characters, which become mobile and homicidal after-hours.

The fourth game, which uses different gameplay mechanics and takes place in the house of a child who must defend against scary versions of the animatronics. The fifth game, the player acts in a first person point of view carrying out tasks to do with the animatronics, after completing 5 nights of this, there is an unlockable custom night option just like in FNaF 1 and 2. In the seventh game, the player acts as the owner of a pizzeria which they must decorate with payable items, and must also work the night shift for their pizzeria, which plays similarly to previous games.

A horror attraction based on the series was featured in the Adventuredome in Halloween of 2016. Additionally, the series appeared in the Guinness Book of Records: Gamer's Edition, breaking the record for the largest number of sequels released in a year.[1]

Movie[change | change source]

A movie by Blumhouse Productions directed by Chris Columbus will be made, with Cawthon producing it.[2]

List of games[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2017. 2016. p. 46. ISBN 978-1910561409.
  2. D'Alessandro, Anthony (February 12, 2018). "Chris Columbus To Write & Direct 'Five Nights At Freddy's' For Blumhouse". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 12, 2018.

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