Five Nights at Freddy's (series)

Media franchise created by Scott Cawthon

Five Nights at Freddy's is an American media franchise created by Scott Cawthon who is no longer involved with FNAF, which began with the first video game in 2014 and has since gained worldwide popularity.

The main video game series consists of ten survival horror games taking place in locations somehow connected to family pizza restaurant Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. In most games, the player takes on the role of a night-time employee, who must utilize tools such as security cameras, lights, doors, and vents to defend themselves against hostile animatronic characters that inhabit the locations. The series’ canon is revealed through voice recordings, minigames, and easter eggs featured throughout the games.

The franchise also includes spin-off games and other media, including a novel trilogy and an anthology series, comprising an all-encompassing maybe canon universe. A film adaptation is also planned. Merchandise for the games has been produced, and a horror attraction based on the series was featured in the Fright Dome for Halloween 2016. The series also appeared in the Guinness Book of Records: Gamer's Edition, setting a record for the largest number of sequels released in a year.

Main series

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach (2021)

Spin-offs

  • FNAF World (2016)
  • Freddy in space (2017)
  • Freddy in Space 2 (2019)


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scott cawthon is no longer the owner of the five nights of freddys games after he got cancelled for donating to a homophobic charity so he resigned and is still looking for some to take over the games