In a press release issued today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that Paxton Fettel will be a playable character in their upcoming release, F.E.A.R. 3
. The ability to play as Fettel in the single-player mode is unlocked at the end of each level after beating it as Point Man.
The press release describes the gameplay experience differences between Fettel and Point Man with the following:
Paxton Fettel offers a unique single player experience focused on his supernatural abilities giving players a new way to play through the level in a way that’s different from Point Man’s enhanced super soldier abilities. In the single player campaign, Fettel will wield his telekinetic abilities to suspend, possess, stun or crush enemies. Giving players a choice in who they play as in single player offers additional gameplay value and enables players to re-play a level using different powers and tactics.
Warner Bros. also released the following trailer showing Fettel in single player action. Enjoy!
is set for a May 2011 release.