Five Nights at Freddy's AR: Special Delivery is a groundbreaking addition to the popular Five Nights at Freddy's series, using augmented reality (AR) to create a truly immersive and terrifying experience. One of the most popular horror game series of all time, Five Nights at Freddy's has successfully adapted its unique brand of fear to the AR platform, allowing the animatronics to appear as if they were right in front of the player.
Gameplay in Five Nights at Freddy's AR: Special Delivery maintains the core elements of the original game but has been adapted to work seamlessly with both touchscreen controls and augmented reality. A key feature involves using a flashlight to fend off menacing animatronics. However, players must be cautious when using flashlights, as overuse can drain the battery and leave them vulnerable in the dark.
The advent of augmented reality adds to the sense of fear and vulnerability as players interact with animatronics in their real-world environment. This innovation enhances the suspense and horror elements that the Five Nights at Freddy's series is known for, as the animatronics can appear surprisingly close to players in their own environments.