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nekrosoft13 06-05-10 01:45 PM

Red Faction Armageddon
 
check it out

http://www.gametrailers.com/video/e3...faction/100960

nekrosoft13 06-05-10 01:49 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
You're the grandson of Red Faction: Guerrilla protagonist Alex Mason, a catastrophe has befallen Mars, humanity is pushed deep underground, but below the surface aliens also lurk:

Half a century after the Red Faction resistance and their Marauder allies freed Mars from the brutal Earth Defense Force, harmony on Mars is again threatened but this time by a lethal force shrouded in mystery.
When the massive Terraformer that supplies Mars with its Earth-like air and weather is destroyed, the atmosphere turns to chaos, super-tornados and lightning storms engulf the planet. To survive, the Colonists flee to the underground mines and build a network of habitable caves.

Five years later, Darius Mason, grandson of Martian Revolution heroes Alec Mason and Samanya, runs a lucrative business from Bastion, underground hub of Colonist activity. Mining, scavenging, mercenary work--if the job is dangerous, Darius is your man. Few sane people now venture to the ravaged surface, aside from contractors like Darius and the smugglers who run goods between the settlements.

When Darius is tricked into reopening a mysterious shaft in an old Marauder temple, he releases a long-dormant evil and unleashes Armageddon on Mars. As Colonist and Marauder settlements are torn asunder, only Darius and the Red Faction can save mankind. The battle will take them across the storm-blasted planet... and below it, to the very heart of the unspeakable threat.

Features:


•Hell on Mars - Darius Mason can only watch as the surface of Mars is destroyed. Seeking solace underground, an even greater threat emerges against humanity.
•Nano Forge - Unleash the devastating force of the Nano Forge with concussive blasts, core-shattering tremblers, and bone-crushing rhino charges.
•Extermination Mode - Four players can team up online to battle back the relentless tide of attackers as the mysteries of the ancient threat continue to unfold.
•Full Destruction - Tear down separatist outposts, rip apart alien monoliths, and reconstruct colonist defenses with Geo Mod 2.0, the most advanced real-time destruction engine to date.
•Fight for Survival - Free colonists from alien cocoons, reclaim cultist fortifications on the surface, and hunt for artifacts deep within alien hives to create unthinkable advanced weaponry.

NarcissistZero 06-05-10 02:23 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
I don't know if I like aliens being in the series out of nowhere, but I guess it could be cool. The underground settings could make for some creepy gameplay, and it seems like a return to the original's gameplay maybe.

Looking forward to hearing more... trailer does confirm a PC release.

trivium nate 06-05-10 02:32 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
the first game wasn't bad i liked how everything was destructible but you rem that one gun that disintigrated everything i cat rem the name of it but i forgot i had it on the last mission and had to keep re doing it until i finally beat it

anyways cant wait for this

NarcissistZero 06-05-10 02:40 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by trivium nate (Post 2264310)
the first game wasn't bad i liked how everything was destructible but you rem that one gun that disintigrated everything i cat rem the name of it but i forgot i had it on the last mission and had to keep re doing it until i finally beat it

anyways cant wait for this

That wasn't the first game.

trivium nate 06-05-10 02:58 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
well the last one RF guerilla

HiCZoK4 06-07-10 11:36 AM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
So how was the guerrilla? I never got into it becouse of performance wise... But it might be fun on xplumberbox

JohnDio 05-26-11 02:14 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
Red Faction: Armageddon PC Demo available on OnLive

mailman2 05-26-11 02:35 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
Well I've never used OnLive before and after that displayed of horrid stuttering, low fps and blocky graphics... I never will. And this is certainly not the future of gaming, it was awful. I've got 15mb/2mb connection too.

I can't believe some people would pay for something like this instead of just investing a few hundred in a decent gaming PC.

Ywap 05-27-11 03:42 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
I tried the 360 demo out and the game seemed really fun. Didnīt play far because i really dislike playing with a pad but i suspect it will rock pretty hard with a more suited controller device.

Killroy X 05-27-11 10:56 PM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
Played it on the Xbox, then on this onlive. Well, I'd still rather play onlive then Xbox as far as controls, but that's where it ends.

Suprising worked better than I thought. Controls were smooth and no studdering at all. However the graphics....yeeeesh. No so good. Not horrible, but for somebody with a half a decent rig, no thx.

I see a market thought for people who might have smaller screens and are playin something like the Ipad. that's it.

Game is fun, now I want a real demo on the PC.

bacon12 06-01-11 07:38 AM

Re: Red Faction Armageddon
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by HiCZoK4 (Post 2265264)
So how was the guerrilla? I never got into it becouse of performance wise... But it might be fun on xplumberbox

Never finished it, missions were boring.


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