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RAGE isn't what you think it is.

In fact, it's easiest to tell you what RAGE isn't right away. It's nothing like Fallout 3. It's nothing like Borderlands. It's not an RPG, though Id and Bethesda have used RPG terminology in describing it. It's not much of an open world. It's not very big. It's not very long.

And unfortunately, it's not the return to prominence that Id fans have been hoping for.
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Looks like I am going to pass on this game until it drops to around 20 bucks. Super short campaign with serious shortcomings means not worth my money. The fact that they get away with charging 60 bucks makes me sick and quite frankly I feel sorry for who ever paid that much.

Oh well there goes yet ANOTHER game I was over hyped for. I just have to stop getting excited for games so the disappoint isn't so harsh all the time.

Supreme Commander 2 anyone?
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post #2 of 23
$15 game
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Another flop.
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They also said the cluster F of a story that was Black Ops was "Solid"
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I wasnt expecting it to be a RPG...

Plus we get mod tools on pc right?

instant replayability
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Just like C&C 4. Down the toilet it goes...
     
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You guys are trusting a joystiq review? ign gave it an 8.5 , emg gave it a 9.5. I love the game but from i have been hearing it doesnt run well on some peoples rigs , though it runs great on mine.
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Believing one opinion doesn't sit well with me - I'm gonna wait to see some footage for myself.
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post #9 of 23
I never, ever trust Joystiq reviews. Just like Kotaku, the quality is shot.
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Originally Posted by MaxFTW View Post
I wasnt expecting it to be a RPG...

Plus we get mod tools on pc right?

instant replayability
NO. Not to the mod tools but to the idea of buying a $60 game in the HOPE that someone comes along and donates 100's if not 1000's of hours for you to actually get your money's worth.

That's for the DEV to do, and any mods are just the icing on the cake.
    
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