Five Nights at Freddy's: The Series is a YouTube series based on the Five Nights at Freddy's game series. This series was first premiered as a teaser of Nightmare standing in the corner with the text: "I will put you back together..." above him in purple font.
Five Nights at Freddy's The Series has 5 different seasons spanning from all of the games. Season 1 takes place in Five Nights at Freddy's 4, Season 2 takes place in Five Nights at Freddy's 2, Season 3 takes place in Five Nights at Freddy's (The original), Season 4 takes place in Five Nights at Freddy's 3 and Season 5: Sister Location takes place in Five Nights at Freddy's: Sister Location. However, this series doesn't follow the lore at all, because ZakozController doesn't want to confuse fans of the series about the story of the series and the story of the games.
Five Nights at Freddy's The Series has a massive cast of characters spanning throughout the 5 seasons of the show. All of these characters are listed in order of appearance (Not counting teasers): The Crying Child, The Crying Child's Parents, Nightmare Freddy, Nightmare Bonnie, Nightmare Chica, Nightmare Foxy, Plushtrap, Nightmare Fredbear, Nightmare, Withered Freddy, Withered Bonnie, Withered Chica, Withered Foxy, Golden Freddy, The Puppet, Toy Freddy, Toy Bonnie, Toy Chica, Mangle, BB, Freddy, Bonnie, Chica, Foxy, RXQ (Shadow Bonnie), Springtrap, Phantom Freddy, Phantom BB, Phantom Foxy, Phantom Chica, Phantom Mangle, Phantom Puppet, True Golden Freddy, Withered Toy Freddy, Withered Toy Bonnie, Withered Toy Chica, Nightmare Mangle, Nightmare BB, Nightmarionne, The 5 Kids, Ballora, Funtime Foxy, Circus Baby, Ignited Golden Freddy, Bidybab, Funtime Freddy, Bon-Bon, Minireena and Ignited Bonnie. Season 5: Sister Location has the most cast of characters and the only season to feature the 5 kids as the main characters rather than Freddy, Bonnie, Chica and Foxy.
Every season has a couple of songs in between episodes. Sometimes, songs can be thrown in at random or scripted for a situation. These songs are listed in order of appearance: Dream your Dream, Break my Mind, Five Nights at Freddy's 4 Song, Dear Brother, The Puppet Song, Behind the Mask, March Onward to the Nightmare, It's been so long, Five Nights at Freddy's, I got no time, Not here all Night, Just an Attraction, It's time to Die, Game Over, Welcome Back, Mr. Fazbear, Painted Faces and Goodbye.
- This is the only TV series in which takes place in the games in chronological order.
- The Bite of '87 is the only in-game incident in the series, not counting Fazbear's Fright burning to the ground.
- Shadow Bonnie is the only ghost in the series, not counting Nightmare.