Red Faction: Guerrilla

  • Red Faction: Guerrilla
84
Based on 31 scores, 33 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    13
  • Good:
    16
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Great balance between missions and sandbox gameplay.
  • Really cool weapons.
  • GeoMod the way it SHOULD be done.

Cons:

  • Carry limit feels artificial in this sort of game.
  • Colonist AI works against your progress.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Gear Diary on

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,...

By GameSpot on 85

This third-person action game is a great open-world adventure for anyone with an appetite for destruction....

By cnet on 85

Of all the weapons you'll find in Red Faction: Guerrilla, the simple sledgehammer is one of the best. This powerful object has the ability to bring down entire buildings, giving you a tactile feeling of gleeful abandon as you watch your character...

By New Game Network on 81

Red Faction Guerrilla brings the war back to Mars only this time it takes on a much different form from its predecessors. This new version is an open world, high action, high speed third person shooter contrasting strongly to its prequels featuring...

By HEXUS.net on 85

Red Faction Guerrilla was one of our favourite games of 2009 on console and aside from a few stuttering frame-rate issues on our 9800GT, the transition to PC has been successful. The destruction-based gameplay is not only fun to play, but sending...

By NZGamer on 80

Red Faction: Guerrilla is not a game for people who enjoy character development or meaningful dialogue with NPCs. Red Faction: Guerrilla is not a game for people who enjoy collecting custom weapons and other items. Red Faction: Guerrilla is not for...

By GamePlanet on 75

The transition to PC hasnt been without problems, but Red Faction: Guerrilla still represents an enjoyable experience for those looking to expand their shooter...

By GameSpy on 90

The woefully underrated Saints Row 2 showed us that Volition could work wonders with a modern-day setting. Red Faction: Guerrilla shows us that it also has what it takes to bring a dystopian vision of the future to us in an immensely playable form.Red...

By PC Advisor on 90

The PC version of Red Faction: Guerrilla is a blast from start to finish, and the amount of extra content packed into it is well worth the price of admission. It may not be revolutionary, and it may not be perfect, but Guerrilla is still an...

By Yet Another Review Site on 80

RohinHave you ever wandered what it would be like for a building to collapse right in front of your eyes with a sledge hammer in one hand and a satchel charge in the other?Look no further as all your dreams of demolition will come true in Violations...

By Strategy Informer on 85

Your ultimate goal is to rid Mars of the Earth Defence Force (EDF), who at first were liberators and heroes who helped rid the red ball of the Ultor Corporation and their violent put down of the miners from the original game. Now they’ve decided...

By 1Up on 81

Red Faction: Guerrilla's story probably won't win any awards for science fiction writing, and the logic behind the game's setting makes Star Trek look realistic. But the narrative provides just enough impetus to pull you along this tale of...

By VideoGamer on 90

Staggering physics, Lengthy campaign, Brilliant multiplayer, Lacklustre...

By AtomicGamer on 79

Many gamers didnt know what to think of the third Red Faction game before it was released, but a solid demo and plenty of promise with the games geometry-destruction technology kept it on plenty of peoples radars. The release on PS3 and 360 in...

By Games Radar on 90

The urge to look for a door never quite leaves you. Which is hardly surprising, given that the regular gaming protagonist, carrying an arsenal that would embarrass an army, still can’t circumvent the flimsiest wooden obstruction. Yet in Red...

By GamePro on 100

There's plenty more to do, see and blow up in Volition's re-release of their fantastic explosive open-world TPS. THE VERDICT by Tae K. Kim It's been months since Red Faction released but we're still talking about it in the GamePro...

By Tech Olive on 60

Chances are you’ve already read about this game from when it released on Xbox 360 back in June, but PC gamers have only just been deemed worthy to play the game. In Red Faction: Guerrilla, you assume the role of Alec Mason, a mining engineer fully...

By Computeractive on 100

Red Faction Guerrilla is a classy open-ended action title with a smart twist and plenty to keep you...

By NowGamer on 80

Red Faction: Guerrilla’s strength is its sheer bloody-minded anarchy, peppering the martian landscape with explosive containers, glass, concrete and steel that you can discover and decimate in a number of creatively destructive ways, sometimes...

By OCModShop on

Volition and THQ have scored with the high enjoyable third chapter in the Red Faction series, Red Faction Guerrilla. The game wisely ignores the very disappointing second game in the series and returns the game to it’s’ roots on Mars....