Learning about some information about the gameplay and the plot before you play FNAF 3 Online will help you understand the context and many secrets in-game.
Gameplay of Five Nights at Freddy’s 3
It’s pretty different from the previous FNAF games. The player will have to try to find the best way so as to survive a week of night shift which lasting from 12 AM to 6 AM for five nights. There is only a single animatronics which can kill you and end the playthrough. Meanwhile, some of the animatronics from earlier games have come back as Phantoms. They are the ghosts which can block your effort to remain alive. They can’t harm you directly.
Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 is set in a horror attraction called Fazbear’s Fright. It is regarded as the residence on the site of a former Fazbear Entertainment restaurant. The new location capitalizes on incidents happened at various restaurants operated by Fazbear Entertainment.
In Five Nights at Freddy’s 3, you need to monitor two camera systems (security cameras within the building, and cameras of the ventilation system) and three subsystems (audio – to lure the enemy away from the office, security cameras – to keep track them, and ventilation – to avoid seeing hallucinations). You must reboot the subsystems quickly to escape unexpected effects.
There are five nights in FNAF 3 game. Besides, there is an even more difficult night named Nightmare. Not only that, there are several low-resolution minigames between nights. These minigames contain lots of vague hints which are scattered around. Your task is to decode secrets in the shortest time. Completing all will unlock the good ending and bonus content like a cheat menu.
Beating the Nightmare Night will open up the cheat menu. It will provide options consisting of a mode which making animatronics act more aggressive and making the challenge harder. Other cheats will have a radar, the game will become faster.
Plot of Five Nights at Freddy’s 3
Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 takes place 30 years after Freddy Fazbear’s Pizzeria is closed. You will play as a new employee working at Fazbear’s Fright, the place is constructed by using collected artifacts and remains from the original restaurants. During the night, you will watch over the facility from the office by controlling cameras which are set throughout the rooms and air vents. Furthermore, you should supervise the status of cameras, audio, and ventilation. Reboot them whenever they fail. Problems of cameras can cause some video feeds, resulting in the images on the interface becomes poorly lit and distorted. Once the system crashes, it will be triggered by phantoms.
After Night 1, Springtrap, a heavily damaged rabbit animatronic, is explored by the staff. It is the major enemy that you must prevent before it enters your room. You can seal off the air vents air some certain spots to obstruct his moves. However, you can’t seal the door or the air vent which leads to the office. You should activate the audio system properly in order to play the sound effects which can draw Springtrap away. After a few times of use, it will fizzle out. And, Springtrap will continue easily. Your vision will begin to fade when the ventilation system fails. This lets the monster approach, invade the office and attack you without difficulty. Then, you will see more than one Springtrap on video feeds before the real animatronics catches you.
When the nights advance, you are able to hear the instruction from cassette tapes. They will guide you how to handle a Springlock suit. It is the suit can be put on by humans and endoskeletons. Later, the strange Phone Guy will warn that you should not wear it because of fatal accidents involving the failure of spring-lock mechanism.
There are many low-resolution minigames between nights of FNAF 3 game. They have some exciting hints revolving around the troubled past of the restaurant. The first four minigames will describe an event in which the original animatronics followed a dark purple animatronic before they were attacked and disassembled. He has ever seen in minigames of FNAF 2 game when he murdered kids in the back room.
In the fifth night’s minigame, ghosts of five murdered kids, who possessing animatronics, push the Purple Guy in a corner. But, he jumps into the Spring Bonnie suit to hide. Unluckily, he is crushed by that suit. After that, his soul is not freed. His rotting corpse inhabits inside the suit, which is known as Springtrap.
Dissimilar to the previous parts, Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 has two endings. If you can’t finish all of the hidden minigames, you will receive the bad ending and vice versa. The bad ending screen will show five animatronics’ heads with their lit-up eyes. This means that slain children’s souls have not been freed. If you attain the good ending, you will see that their heads will turn off and their souls don’t live in these suits anymore.
After Night 5, you will participate in a bonus night named Nightmare. Its difficulty will be increased a lot. After Nightmare, a newspaper clipping will reveal that Fazbear’s Fright is burnt. All salvageable pieces are auctioned. Most importantly, Springtrap remains alive!
To play FNAF 3 Online smoothly, you’d better master the following controls.
Controls in Five Nights at Freddy’s 3
- The blue tab on the right side will help you monitor the camera.
- Track the air vents with the Map Toggle button.
- The orange tab on the left side is useful for you to oversee three electrical systems.
- Access Audio Devices to play audio.
- If the Camera System fails, your vision will be limited. Even, you feel hard to breathe when the ventilation gets any problem.
- Reboot the subsystems frequently to avoid undesirable effects.