Friday Night Funkin'

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Friday Night Funkin'
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Gettin' freaky on a Friday night, yeah!
Protagonist: Boyfriend
Genre: Rhythm
Platforms: Web browser
Linux
macOS
Microsoft Windows
Release Date: November 1, 2020
Game Engine: OpenFL
Developer: ninjamuffin99
PhantomArcade
evilsk8r
KawaiSprite
Publisher: ninjamuffin99
Made in: Canada
United States


Friday Night Funkin' is a 2020 rhythm game co-created by ninjamuffin99, PhantomArcade, evilsk8r, and KawaiSprite. It was released on a web browser on itch.io, Newgrounds, and it is available to download on Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Linux devices.

Plot

The protagonist, Boyfriend, is trying to woo Girlfriend, but her dad doesn't allow it. Boyfriend must beat her dad and others in a singing competition to get the approval he needs.

Gameplay

The gameplay pattern is similar to Konami's Dance Dance Revolution games or Chris Danford's Stepmania. The gameplay consists of, as befits a rhythm game, press one of the four arrows offered by the game at the right moment.

Why It Rocks

  1. The game has the greatest incentive to play the game, due to the audio aspect to which the developers put in any effort, which is the main aspect of rhythm games.
    • The biggest point in Friday Night Funkin' is the soundtrack, which is amazing, with the best examples being Dadbattle, Fresh, South, all of the Week 3 and Week 4 tracks, Thorns, and Ugh (upcoming).
    • In the case of sound effects, they make the game better. What is special about the game is that, instead of the usual vocals you'll hear in many other games of the genre, the sound of characters has been replaced, to some extent to resemble Vocaloid, due to some modulated voices, but also make noises, like robots. The game is also accompanied by sounds that are probably meant to remind the player of praise, but also appear, counting down the time to the start of its gameplay for any song.
  2. The animation and art-style are very good, lovely, and unique. Due to its art-style, it makes it incredibly pleasant on the eyes for a Flash game, despite being made with OpenFL via Haxe. The game is kept in the artistic style of typical Newgrounds animations, using the design of some characters in the Chibi style (including Boyfriend, Girlfriend, and Pico), which makes some characters look cute at times, especially when they are open-mouthed. Even though it is an OpenFL game resembling a Flash game, it runs at a constant 60FPS which makes the game better.
    • Pico from Pico's School makes a return after 4 years, and has a really good redesign.
  3. The gameplay is fun, addictive, and fast-paced and simple but responsive controls, especially if you play it on Normal and Hard, and above all, the gameplay is very similar to Dance Dance Revolution (as mentioned before) and Stepmania, and the arrows can be displayed, and it doesn't make it generic.
  4. The characters are likable, with the most notable being Boyfriend, due to his dedication to winning his girlfriend by rivalry with singing.
  5. Skid and Pump from Sr Pelo's Spooky Month make a guest appearance as well. They star in Week 2, where you'll face them in a spooky place to keep the vibe of Halloween, their favorite holiday (which they even celebrate in June).
  6. Week 6 is really interesting as it is unique to the rest. Not only this Week has a unique art-style and aesthetic, being that it takes place inside an old video game, but also includes visual novel elements, which makes this Week receiving a storyline. Additionally, Senpai turns into a demon every round you completed.
    • Also, on the screen when you choose a week, on the television you can see a console that is the PlayStation connected, which looks faithful its design and is a reference.
    • Surprisingly, there's even some lore in the game revealed in "Thorns" where Senpai says that Girlfriend's dad trapped him in the game.
  7. It has tons of mods, with many being incredibly well-done, for example Vs. Whitty, The Angry Video Game Nerd over Boyfriend, 2B, Princess Peach as Girlfriend, HoloNight Funkin, Rayman, Hollow Knight, mods based on the Boyfriend's and Girlfriend's gender swap, with Boyfriend's parents, Hatsune Miku, and more. There are many mods that perfectly match the art-style of the game, which is really impressive on the part of the artists, as it is not an easy task to imitate a personal art-style. Additionally, it's easy to mod and put them to the game.

Comments


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Sarah davis

one month ago
Score 6
beep boop
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SuperStreetKombat

one month ago
Score 4
Wow... this game must be so good that it doesn't have a single bad quality at all, huh?
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MoistyTIT

22 days ago
Score 0
Doesn’t make it perfect
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SuperStreetKombat

21 days ago
Score 0
I know that; it's just that this article is acting like it is.
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MindOfVictor

12 days ago
Score 0
I may add one bad quality, idk.
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Jamie G.

12 days ago
Score 0

The only bad quality I can think of is:

Senpai is a Gary Stu
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BrutalFlare6

one month ago
Score 2
The game over screen is the best one I ever seen in years.
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 1
wow, dirty-minded person.. how intereting
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BrutalFlare6

26 days ago
Score 0

I just slightly chuckle when I see the game over screen.

I find it quite funny, in case you didn't know.
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8BallBFDI

one month ago
Score 3
I love how easy it is to play mods with it.
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No bias

one month ago
Score 5
The main problem of FNF is it is a Newgrounds game so it will be banned in some country (especially Indonesia) so how do I play it?
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Allistayrian

one month ago
Score 3
There's another method: itch.io
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Funny

one month ago
Score 3
There's also NordVPN.
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The7Guy

one month ago
Score 3
I think Newgrounds is only banned for Telkom users. If you use a different provider it would work.
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ThePCGamer

one month ago
Score 0
This is a funky game. I should give it a try soon!
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RaymesisEvil

one month ago
Score 1

i love so much this game


beep boop skobop beep
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Gaemer

one month ago
Score 2
it is just woohoo pc dance dance revolution with inapropriate references nobody cares about
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No bias

one month ago
Score 1
First time playing M.I.L.F it's so lagging.
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The Dog

15 days ago
Score 0
You should download it, the level doesn't load when you're on browser
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SuperStreetKombat

one month ago
Score 0
Girlfriend, tho.
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Busybody43

one month ago
Score 2

"Why it rocks"

Haha i get it!
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SersanRoachie

26 days ago
Score 0
I don't see the reason why this comment I'm replying to deserves a downvote
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SuperStreetKombat

26 days ago
Score 0
Guess I gotta find whoever downvoted the comment so I can block them.
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Derpycats comics

22 days ago
Score 0
idk if that was a pun
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RockyBalboaFan

28 days ago
Score 1
This game is so overrated
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 1
it is, and some rabid dirty-minded freak downvoted your post
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RockyBalboaFan

28 days ago
Score 2
Idk I wasn't here when someone downvoted my post, but I think you upvoted my post so thanks
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 1
you're welcome lad
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SuperStreetKombat

26 days ago
Score 2
@RockyBalboaFan the one who downvoted your comment is gonna get blocked.
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SuperStreetKombat

21 days ago
Score 1
Hopefully, at least.
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RockyBalboaFan

12 days ago
Score 0
I will admit the game is ok, but the fanbase made WAY WAY to overrated!
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 2

fnf is overrated as how i see it, and really there should be bad qualities because this seems mad biased to me


please bully me for having an opinion
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RockyBalboaFan

28 days ago
Score 1
It is overrated
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 0
Hey, atleast somebody has the same opinion, i felt like the only one with this opinion, like as the only alive person in a zombie apocolapse
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Gaemer

28 days ago
Score 1
fnf community is just 14 year olds and some dirty-minded freaks who think p*rn is funny.. in my opinion (again), p*rn is plain STUPID! and underaged ships make it even more STUPID!
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No bias

27 days ago
Score 1

Me who is 15

"Are you sure about that?"
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Gaemer

27 days ago
Score 0
this article mad scuffed
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Asexual King Dice

26 days ago
Score 1
What happened to the articles of Cuphead, BATIM and Conker's Bad Fur Day?
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Gaemer

26 days ago
Score 1
weak pointers
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YouKonade

26 days ago
Score 2
This excuse really is annoying tbh. The pointers that were considered “weak” probably were far from weak.
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Gaemer

26 days ago
Score 0
yeah, but blame the king of article murdering.. he deleted tons of articles!
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SuperStreetKombat

26 days ago
Score 1
I'll be sure to bring back those pages you mentioned.
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Gaemer

26 days ago
Score 1
@SuperStreetKombat Do you think people should shut up and stop complaining about 1-hit Defeats you games? Or games that are intentionally bad or hard, because some games like Syobon action and baldi's basics have a pointless article in my opinion because THEY ARE INTENTIONALLY HARD OR BAD, THE DEVS MADE IT THAT WAY.
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Asexual King Dice

26 days ago
Score 0
@SuperStreetKombat Thanks. And, can we add Yo-kai Watch for the 3DS? It has good reviews on Mettacritic.
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UndertaleGamer1000

25 days ago
Score 0
Finally, it has a page on this wiki!
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RaymesisEvil

25 days ago
Score 1
Has anyone heard of a mod called "Everywhere of the end of Funk"
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Funny

25 days ago
Score 1
Yes.
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CarlFilip19

25 days ago
Score 1
"Hey man, I'm gonna eat your girlfriend."
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TouhouOtaku

24 days ago
Score 1
Beeeeeep, Baaaaaaaaaap, Booooooooooop, Baaaaaaaaaaap - Boyfriend
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My name is Valentine you bit-

23 days ago
Score 0
Should I play this game?
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YouKonade

23 days ago
Score 0
Your choice, not ours.
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SuperStreetKombat

22 days ago
Score 0
Um... why is this page protected?
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AgentLocke

22 days ago
Score 0
I need to invest more time into this game
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Asexual King Dice

22 days ago
Score 0
New week is out!!
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Hunterthebird

21 days ago
Score 2
beep bop be be skdoo bep
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The7Guy

19 days ago
Score 0
I feel sorry for KawaiSprite because of the 'Erect difficulty stretch goal
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CarlFilip19

18 days ago
Score 0
I want Week 7 of this game to be available on itch.io, so that I can enjoy it offline and not have to deal with the inferior performance at Newgrounds.
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The Dog

15 days ago
Score 0
Have you seen Ninjamuffin99 confirm when it will be added to the game
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CarlFilip19

12 days ago
Score 0
I have not.
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AlvaroNovaes-BR

12 days ago
Score 4
This is one of my favorite games to mod, it's so easy to program and design, I imported my sprites into the game, however, this mod is in development.
AlvaroFunkinWithBoyfriend.gif
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No bias

4 days ago
Score 0

You need to improve a bit

TBH the sprites is kinda blury (sorry doesn't want to be mean)
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AlvaroNovaes-BR

4 days ago
Score 3
@No bias, I was using Paint 3D, the sprite turns blurry when I upscale, I do not use other painting programs when I made the sprite transparent, however, this is a modified version of Whitty sprites and source code over Daddy Dearest's metadata, it was a true pain to edit the XML file due to a bunch of lines that you have to edit, I used a text replacer to edit faster.
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No bias

3 days ago
Score 0
Understandable but maybe there is another metode.

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