FEAR is a psychological horror first-person shooter developed by Monolith Productions and published by Vivendi Universal and the first game in the F.E.A.R. series. It was released on October 18, 2005, for Microsoft Windows, and ported by Day 1 Studios to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
On August 17, 2006, F.E.A.R.’s multiplayer component was retitled F.E.A.R. Combat and made available for free download.
With the release of FEAR 3 Project Origin, The game and CD-Keys are no longer available. This meant that new players could not play and led to a decline in the game.
In 2012, several players from the FEAR Community got together and developed a new unofficial server patch which they called appropriately SEC2, which addressed several issues in the original SEC WenisShieldBeta patch but more Importantly it offers new FEAR CD Keys, these keys enable new players to play on all servers running the SEC2 patch.
Their goal is to keep this free game alive.