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nzBrowncoat.

RAGE is a Mad-Maxy-open-world-post-planet-killer-asteroid-apocalyptic-wasteland-first-person-shooter with RPG lite elements and vehicles…..whew. It has been beautifully produced by ID Software, famous for DOOM and Quake, and is the end of a seven year drought by this top developer.

So like all classic post-apocalypse games, an unnamed hero surfaces from cryo sleep 100 years after the devastation of Earth to find mutants, rebel clans, settlers and a tyrannical government all beating each other over the head in an attempt to survive.

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nzBrowncoat brings us the lowdown on Operation Flashpoint: Red River. Originally posted over on Browncoat’s blog, Interactive Nonsense.

Operation Flashpoint: Red River is a First Person Squad-based Tactical Shooter that shares similarities with the mint slice biscuit. On the outside it’s not flashy and other biscuits look a lot better, but inside is a cool peppermint core which some people will love to dunk in a cup of tea (I mean the biscuit goes in the tea, not the game…..anywho).

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nzBrowncoat brings us the lowdown on Crysis 2. Originally posted over on Browncoat’s blog, Interactive Nonsense.

They say clothes maketh the man.  In the case of Crysis 2 they maketh you an invisible death-dealing supersoldier. Crysis 2 is a first-person shooter that uses interesting suit abilities and brilliant visuals, to be a bit of a powerhouse for PC and console gamers alike.

Crysis was the great looking game that few played, due to the demanding PC requirements. Its second outing is a bit more market-friendly, coming to the PC in a usable form, while also being released for console gamers too. From what I can gather the story loosely follows on from the first but I say this early on, if you are looking for a powerful narrative this ain’t the place to look. Continue reading