Friday Night Funkin'(FNF) is a completely different world that is filled with amazing music and challenges. This is a smash-the-button game that features lots of catchy songs from popular characters known around the world. The same goes for the characters of the game that are quite famous faces. One of the many good things about the FNF Mod series is that you won’t have to worry about the game ending, there are hundreds of mods that wait for you. With each new game, you’ll get to experience a completely new world of characters, songs and challenges. Friday Night Funkin games are very open to its modders and developer community. Thus, you’ll get to play in plenty of fan-made mods that are equally fun to play. Making its first appearance in November 2020, FNF skyrocketed in the world of gamers since it was heavily inspired by the widely popular musical culture, R&B. The first installment of Friday Night Funkin gained extreme levels of success that forced its creators to launch much more difficult and challenging versions.
In the game, you will be mainly taking part in various musical battles with various known personalities. Like in all games, your objective is to defeat them by performing the best! In short, click on the arrow keys of the keyboard at the right time to beat your opponents as well as enjoy the wonders of music!
The main character of the game is the Boyfriend, who is intensely in love with his beloved girlfriend. But the father of the Girlfriend, aka Daddy Dearest is strictly against this. To impress the girl and his father in law, he has to work on his moves and grooves. Along the game, there will be many obstacles and unusual creatures who’ll come his way. You will be helping the boyfriend overcome all these situations by taking part in musical battles and winning!
FNF mods begin with a story and lead to a tutorial, after which you’ll get to choose to play against any character from the Story mode or Free-play mode. You also get an option to choose the level of difficulty as per your experience and skills.
The objective of the game is to perform in various songs and get the beat right. There will be musical battles taking place in rings. Arrows will appear on the main character’s head that need to be matched at perfect timing, a second early or late will cause you to lose the game. There is a progress bar on the corner of the screen that records the number of missed notes, too many will cause it to turn red and you’ll lose while green indicates victory.
There are several levels in the game that are further divided into weeks and dance styles. To reach the last level of the game, you’ll have to improve your performance skills.
If you’re a pure beginner to this game, it is better if you start with the Story play mode. Get to know all the characters and learn their back story. The game tests your reaction skills, as in you how quick your intuition works in pressing the right arrow key at the right moment. This may sound easy, but as you proceed in the game, the combinations of arrows will fly faster with each press.
In this mode, the players get to select their own choice of levels whose scores are later on combined in a final week score. To summarize, there are a total of 7 weeks and 22 official tracks. Most of these weeks include a new antagonist or a couple of them.
Players also get to choose between the modes of difficulty, from Easy, Normal and Hard.
The second game mode of the series allows its players to select their choice of song. It is the perfect way to practice and perform songs by skipping the earlier ones.
Unlike the Story mode, the tracks are listed in the old to new order and with each week, the background color changes. All the high scores tracked in the Freeplay mode won’t affect the scores tracked in the Story Mode. However, higher scores from either of the modes will be given priority in the end.
Apart from these characters, there are plenty of others that play an important role in making the game fun and challenging.