Glossary

Freedom Force vs the 3rd Reich

Freedom Force vs the 3rd Reich

Release date: 2005

Genres: Real-time, Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Freedom Force vs. the 3rd Reich is a real-time tactical role-playing game developed and published by Irrational Games. The sequel to Freedom Force, the player guides a team of superheroes as they travel back in time and help overthrow Nazi Germany and its allies during World War II.

Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy

Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Bandai, Destineer, Empire Interactive

Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy (鋼の錬金術師 デュアルシンパシー, Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Dyuaru Shinpashī) is a video game for the Nintendo DS. The game was released in Japan on July 21, 2005, two days before the first Fullmetal Alchemist movie came out, and was accompanied by a PlayStation 2 release of Fullmetal Alchemist 3: The Girl Who Succeeded God. Dual Sympathy was announced by Destineer on September 12, 2006, for release in North America during 2006. It has gone gold on November 27 and was release…

Façade

Façade

Release date: 2005

Genres: Interactive drama, interactive fiction

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Procedural Arts

Façade is an artificial-intelligence-based interactive story created by Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern. It was the winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2006 Slamdance Independent Games Festival and has been exhibited at several international art shows. In 2010, it was included as one of the titles in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die.

James Bond 007: From Russia with Love

James Bond 007: From Russia with Love

Release date: 2005

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox, PSP

Publishers: Electronic Arts

James Bond 007: From Russia with Love is a third-person shooter video game developed by EA Redwood Shores and published by Electronic Arts featuring Ian Fleming's secret agent, James Bond, whose likeness and voice is that of Sean Connery. The game is based on the 1957 novel and the 1963 film of the same name. The game follows the storyline of the book and film, with adding in new scenes to make the game more action-oriented, as well as changing the affiliation of the main villains. Additionally,…

Frogger: Helmet Chaos

Frogger: Helmet Chaos

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platform

Platforms: Nintendo DS, PSP

Publishers: Konami

Frogger: Helmet Chaos is a video game of the action-adventure genre released in 2005 by Konami Computer Entertainment Hawaii. It was released on the Nintendo DS and the PlayStation Portable. It is the first 3D portable Frogger title.

Football Manager 2006

Football Manager 2006

Release date: 2005

Genres: Management, Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PSP

Publishers: Sega

Football Manager 2006 (also known as Worldwide Soccer Manager 2006 in North America) is a 2005 football management simulation game. FM2006 is the second game in the Football Manager series. It is available for PC, Mac, and PSP platforms, and was released in the United Kingdom on 21 October 2005. On the same day as the game's release, Sports Interactive also released a patch to fix some bugs discovered during the Beta and Gold stages of development. In its first week of release, it became the sec…

Fullmetal Alchemist 3: Kami o Tsugu Shōjo

Fullmetal Alchemist 3: Kami o Tsugu Shōjo

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Square Enix

Fullmetal Alchemist 3: Kami o Tsugu Shōjo (鋼の錬金術師3 神を継ぐ少女, Hagane no Renkinjutsushi 3 Kami o Tsugu Shōjo, lit. "Fullmetal Alchemist 3: The Girl who Succeeds God") is the third Fullmetal Alchemist video game for the PlayStation 2 and a role-playing video game continuation of the series of Square Enix games. The first two games in the series are Fullmetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel and Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir.

Ford Mustang: The Legend Lives

Ford Mustang: The Legend Lives

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: 2K Games

Ford Mustang: The Legend Lives is a racing video game developed by Eutechnyx and published by 2K Games for the PlayStation 2 (PS2) and Xbox. It is part of the Ford Racing series, following Ford Racing 3. The game was released in the United States on April 19, 2005, and received mixed reviews. This is the first Ford Racing game to not be released on PC.

Ford Supercar Challenge

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: WildTangent

Ford Supercar Challenge is a racing video game licensed by Ford developed by Definitive Studios and published by WildTangent for Microsoft Windows. It was released on May 1, 2005.

Fight Night Round 2

Fight Night Round 2

Release date: 2005

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: EA Sports

Fight Night Round 2 (also known as Fight Night 2005) is the sequel to Electronic Arts' Fight Night 2004. It was released for PlayStation 2, Xbox, and Nintendo GameCube consoles in 2005. It was the only Fight Night game in the series to be released on the GameCube. The GameCube version also contains Little Mac from Nintendo's Punch-Out!! series as a playable character. This was part of a deal Nintendo had with EA Sports to have Nintendo's intellectual properties appear in EA franchises.

Far Cry Instincts

Far Cry Instincts

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: XBox

Publishers: Ubisoft

Far Cry Instincts is a 2005 first-person shooter game developed and published by Ubisoft for the Xbox. A remake of the original Microsoft Windows version of Far Cry, Instincts is less open-ended and more linear, due to the console's reduced processing power which prevents the full rendering of the Microsoft Windows version's vast islands and landscape. However, Instincts added new multiplayer modes, weapons, and feral abilities, the latter being reflected in the modified storyline. A port of th…

Ford Racing 3

Ford Racing 3

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, XBox

Publishers: 2K Games, / Empire Interactive

Ford Racing 3 is a racing video game published by Empire Interactive and 2K Games. It is the third game in the Ford Racing series, and was released in Europe in October 2004, for the personal computer (PC), PlayStation 2 (PS2) and Xbox. In the United States, the game was released on the same platforms the following year, followed by releases later that year for the Game Boy Advance (GBA) and Nintendo DS. Visual Impact Productions developed the GBA and DS versions, while Razorworks developed the …

Forza Motorsport

Forza Motorsport

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: XBox

Publishers: Microsoft Game Studios

Forza Motorsport is a 2005 simulation racing video game developed by Turn 10 Studios and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox gaming system. The word Forza is Italian for strength. The game is the first installment in the Forza series, a series that has continued on Microsoft's subsequent consoles, the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One. It features over 200 cars and multiple real world and fictional race courses. It also featured online multiplayer via Xbox Live. It is compatible on the Xbox…

Formula One 05

Formula One 05

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment

Formula One 05 is a racing video game developed by SCE Studio Liverpool and published by Sony Computer Entertainment exclusively for PlayStation 2. It is a sequel to the 2004 video game Formula One 04 and was based on the 2005 Formula One World Championship.

Final Fantasy VII (Chinese NES game)

Final Fantasy VII (Chinese NES game)

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Nes

Publishers: Shenzhen Nanjing Technology

Final Fantasy VII is an unlicensed "Shanzhai" demake of SquareSoft role-playing game of the same name, originally released for PlayStation in 1997. This two-dimensional "port" was developed and published by Chinese company Shenzhen Nanjing Technology for Subor, a Nintendo's Family Computer clone console series (internationally known as the NES). The cartridge itself is unique, as it is structurally different from licensed Famicom cartridges in terms of hardware and programming. The title feature…

Front Mission 2089

Front Mission 2089

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Square Enix

Front Mission 2089 (フロントミッション 2089, Furonto Misshon 2089) is a tactical role-playing game developed by Square Enix Co., Ltd., MSF, and Winds, and was published and released in Japan by Square Enix Co., Ltd. in 2005 and 2008 for the mobile phones. The game was released on March 7, 2005 (i-mode services), October 27, 2005 (EZweb services), and June 18, 2008 (Yahoo! Mobile services). Front Mission 2089 is part of Front Mission Mobile, a project dedicated to Front Mission video games for the mobile …

FASTT Math

Release date: 2005

Genres: Educational

Publishers: Scholastic Corporation, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

FASTT Math (acronym for Fluency and Automaticity through Systematic Teaching Technology) is a mathematic educational software developed and released by Scholastic Corporation in 2005.

FIFA Street

FIFA Street

Release date: 2005

Genres: Football, Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: EA Sports BIG

FIFA Street is a sports video game developed by EA Canada and published under the EA Sports BIG label. It is commentated on by MC Harvey of the So Solid Crew. It was released in February 2005 for PlayStation 2, Xbox and Nintendo GameCube. The cover features Brazilian international footballer Ronaldinho.

F1 Grand Prix

F1 Grand Prix

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment

F1 Grand Prix is a racing video game developed by Traveller's Tales and published by Sony Computer Entertainment exclusively for PlayStation Portable.

F.E.A.R.

F.E.A.R.

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Horror, Shooter, Survival

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Publishers:

F.E.A.R. First Encounter Assault Recon is a survival horror first-person shooter video game developed by Monolith Productions and published by Vivendi Universal Games and Warner Bros. Games. It was released on October 17, 2005, for Microsoft Windows, and ported by Day 1 Studios to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. TimeGate Studios has released two expansion packs, F.E.A.R. Extraction Point in October 2006, and F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate in November 2007. A direct sequel titled F.E.A.R. 2: Project Or…