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Although I've never been able to finish the Guerilla one, I liked the fact that the game play was fun and original. Sad to see the series go. The new one came out silently, no one noticed it, that's why sales went down. That and the fact that they un-sandboxed it.
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Red faction games got worse every release if you ask me. I played the first one loads, it was way ahead of its time, being able to destroy any wall you wish. Then the second game...it was still fun, but they removed all the destruction that made it so great. From there it just went down hill. Guerilla wasn't fit to be on the PC and I'm kinda glad its dead, they should have stopped at 2!
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Shame because I really wanted RF Armageddon but I didn't buy it because it isn't sandbox and I knew I'd stop playing after the first run...
    
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post #44 of 57
No wonder, after such a great release "guerrilla" which had room for improvement, they actually mainstreamed it, and removed the aspects that made it such a good game.

No wonder the sales are going to drop.

Here's the rule.

WE MAKE GOOD GAME?
MAKE IT WORSE AND SELL IT FOR MORE IN NEXT RELEASE!
DOESN'T SELL GOOD?
ABANDON FRANCHISE!
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Man I loved all the of RF games, dating back to the originals on ps1 or was it ps2 I forget, either way, Guerrilla was a great game and perfect for pc. But I will agree that Armageddon only kept me interested for about 2 hours, and after I got stuck at one point (going up some elevator with like 12317923192873 things shooting at you) I stopped playing for the time being. I really think it's a shame that they removed the sandbox aspect of the game and between that and also bad marketing caused bad sales.

Another great game put aside for more mediocre to take it's place.
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post #46 of 57
Liked the first two but I did not feel it with the rest.
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Well this is what happens when you take a good game and remove the one major feature that sets it apart and the feature the fans want...
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Originally Posted by Soulphalanx View Post
I loved the geomod in the original. Definitely a fun thing to play with.
This

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I was one of the ones that when they switched to 3rd person I was done.
And this.

Red Faction 1 was great. Loved blowing tunnels into the walls and ceilings in the glass house level.
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I couldn't make it out of the first area in guerrilla, on account of all the bugs. The PC version was riddled with bugs. I ran at super human speeds, crashes, falling through the map, and more. plus it was boring.
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A real shame.
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