Red Faction Archive

  • Nordic Games Buys Up Darksiders, Red Faction, Summoner and Other THQ IPs

    Nordic Games Buys Up Darksiders, Red Faction, Summoner and Other THQ IPs

    THQ is gone forever and the bidding for the publisher’s extensive portfolio of franchise IPs has finally ended. Before today we knew that Crytek acquired the Homefront franchise, Deep Silver nabbed Metro: Last Light and Volition, Inc. (including Saints Row IV), Ubisoft picked up South […]

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  • THQ’s Summer Blowout Sale is On

    THQ’s Summer Blowout Sale is On

    Time to stock up on some THQ console titles, folks. Let the Summer Blowout Sale begin! Until July 6 at at 10:00am PDT, the THQ online shop has a selection of eight games on sale for PS3 and Xbox 360. Here’s how it works: Buy […]

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  • Say Buh-Bye to Red Faction

    Say Buh-Bye to Red Faction

    In a conference call today, THQ apparently put the kibosh on the Red Faction franchise, the company’s chief executive, Brian Farrell, reportedly stating that “we do not intend to carry forward with that franchise in any meaningful way.” That statement seems to leave the door […]

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  • Red Faction Breaks Into the Car Combat Genre

    Red Faction Breaks Into the Car Combat Genre

    Firing off an early announcement leading up to German trade show Gamescom, THQ today confirmed the development of rumored PSN and XBLA download title Red Faction: Battlegrounds. And if you’ve been playing Red Faction games since the beginning, you’re in for a bit of a […]

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  • Red Faction: Armageddon Trailer and Screenshots

    Red Faction: Armageddon Trailer and Screenshots

    Check out the latest Red Faction: Armageddon trailer and screenshots from Comic-Con. Armageddon begins on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 in March 2011. [nggallery id=1360]

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  • Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla (PC)

    Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla (PC)

    GamersGate offered a sweet deal where you got copies of both Red Faction and Red Faction II for free with a Red Faction: Guerrilla pre-order. Red Faction was a 2001 game that gained tons of attention during previews for its destructible environments, and Red Faction […]

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  • Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla – Demons of the Badlands

    Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla – Demons of the Badlands

    Developers, I hope you are taking notes on how Volition is handling the downloadable content model for Red Faction: Guerrilla (and Saints Row 2 before it). And if you aren’t, what the hell is your problem!? Volition’s new Demons of the Badlands single-player add-on to […]

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  • Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla (PS3)

    Review: Red Faction: Guerrilla (PS3)

    “A person who engages in irregular warfare especially as a member of an independent unit carrying out harassment and sabotage.” That is the definition of ‘guerrilla’ from the Merriam-Webster dictionary, and it couldn’t be a more fitting subtitle to Volition’s third Red Faction game recently […]

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  • GamersGate Special: Pre-Order Red Faction: Guerrilla, Get Red Faction 1 & 2 Free

    GamersGate Special: Pre-Order Red Faction: Guerrilla, Get Red Faction 1 & 2 Free

    Excellent pre-order deal going on right now at GamersGate. Reserve your PC copy of Red Faction: Guerrilla through the digital download service and you’ll get both Red Faction and Red Faction II for free. That’s a three-game bundle that’ll only set you back $39.95 — […]

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