Fear Effect is an action-adventure/survival horror game for the PlayStation.
A remake titled Fear Effect Reinvented was announced on August 21, 2017.
Plot[edit | edit source]
When the daughter of a powerful Triad boss disappears, a trio of mercenaries are hired to search for her in Hong Kong. They have not been hired to find her, but they intend to kidnap the girl before her father's men locate her, then hold her for ransom. The girl in question, Wee Ming, has vanished into the fictional Shan Xi protectorate. Hana Tsu-Vachel, the femme fatale of the group is the main character. But the player can also controls one of two others mercenaries (Deke and Glas)
Gameplay[edit | edit source]
The game's title refers to the player's life bar, a meter which resembles a pulsing EKG. When the player is damaged, the green line of the EKG will pulse faster and turn red.
The player controls one of the three protagonists through areas filled with human and non-human enemies. The game controls are similar to traditional survival horror with tank controls.