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#1 Bosco

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Posted 06 May 2014 - 12:02 PM

Today is part 1 of 4 in looking back at the game Red Faction.

 

Read part one of Jim's review here:

 

http://www.overclock...faction_review/


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Posted 06 May 2014 - 01:17 PM

Red Faction isn't necessarily one of my favorite games, but when I was younger it was this, Descent and Deus Ex that I had and I played the hell out of all of them.


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Posted 08 May 2014 - 10:14 AM

Here is part II of Jim's look back at the Red Faction series:

 

http://www.overclock...ction_2_review/


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Posted 13 May 2014 - 01:29 PM

Here is part 3 of Jims look back at the Red Faction series.

 

5 Years later

 

http://www.overclock...errilla_review/


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Posted 21 May 2014 - 11:22 AM

Here is part 4 of Jims look back at the Red Faction series.

 

3 Years later

 

http://www.overclock...ageddon_review/


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Posted 03 December 2014 - 09:51 AM

Sorry about the thread necro, but for anyone interested, Red Faction: Guerrilla has just been updated to a Steam Edition with a variety of tweaks and fixes, but most importantly, GFWL has been removed. Here are the release notes:

 

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Posted 03 December 2014 - 10:04 AM

I just started playing it today, it's good :)


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Posted 03 December 2014 - 03:56 PM

I just started playing it today, it's good :)

It was enjoyable though the difficulty I had to turn down because you just don't have the ammo and overall...too much driving lol

Playing the first Red Faction now...and it's also hard so maybe it's just the series :lol:

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