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Red Faction: Armageddon trailer

Red Faction: Armageddon trailer

THQ and Volition released this first trailer of Red Faction: Armageddon. This time the game is placed below the surface of Mars, with a March 2011 release date.

THQ Announces Red Faction®: ArmageddonTM Coming to Xbox 360®,PLAYSTATION®3 System and PC in March 2011

Critically acclaimed sci-fi/action franchise takes a groundbreaking new direction in their latest edition

AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Jun 07, 2010 -THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced the next title in the award winning Red Faction® franchise is currently in development at internal studio Volition, Inc. and is scheduled to ship for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC in March 2011.

Red Faction®: ArmageddonTM moves beneath the surface of Mars as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As Darius Mason, players fight to save humanity from an even greater evil that threatens to extinguish all life on the planet.

Leveraging Volition's groundbreaking Geo-Mod 2.0 technology, Red Faction®: ArmageddonTM offers never-before-seen physics-based weaponry that redefines gameplay in the shooter genre. Utilizing Darius' Nano Forge abilities, players are presented with a wealth of new strategic options including reconstruction technology and the Magnet Gun in their battle to save humanity. From lava tubes to ice caves, gamers will discover a new playground for epic battles in both the single-player campaign and multiplayer co-operative modes.

About Red Faction: Armageddon
Half a century after the Red Faction resistance freed Mars, the red planet again becomes a battleground. Colonists struggle for survival in the underground mines after the surface is rendered uninhabitable. When Darius Mason, grandson of revolution heroes Alec Mason and Samanya, unknowingly releases a long-dormant evil, Armageddon is unleashed on Mars. As settlements are torn asunder, only Darius and the Red Faction can save mankind. The battle will take them to the core of the storm-blasted planet through ice caves and lava flows until they are face to face against the unspeakable threat. Red Faction: Armageddon expands on the critically acclaimed, best-selling franchise with new, groundbreaking challenges. You are humanity's last hope for survival.

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Commented on 2010-06-07 16:53:19
Loved the previous game simply for the destruction. Don't know about this one, reminds of dead space or every other game with the same plot...
Commented on 2010-06-07 18:12:03
Again PC, no thx
Commented on 2010-06-07 19:06:32
I was a huge fan of Guerrilla, probably one of my favorite games of all time really. i cannot wait for this game to come out!!! sucks that my time machine is broken
Commented on 2010-06-07 19:17:35
The Guy from the Image looks like RIDDICK ...
And if they make this game even more fun , i'm in.
Commented on 2010-06-07 22:55:25
what the hell, they have this awesome open-world engine that handles destruction like no other engine on the planet, and they make a claustrophobic space horror ala dead space. strange decision imo.
Commented on 2010-06-08 08:11:56
Dead Space ???

anyway...looks nice,hope it plays well also..!

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