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RAGE Interview

Ars Technica's RAGE review is online, giving id's just-released shooter a pretty good savaging. There's also an interview on Gamasutra on "The Creative Intent of Rage," discussing RAGE with id Software CEO Todd Hollenshead and artist Andy Chang and asking some pointed if not hostile questions about it being similar visually to Borderlands and Fallout, the oddly artistic bandits, its linearity, the lack of meaningful choices, the main characters lack of dialog or context, and more. Thanks ^Drag0n^.

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4. Re: RAGE Interview Oct 4, 2011, 21:44 Prez
 
This is all very disappointing. I got the impression that the reviewer was being overly critical in places, seeing as how a lot of the complaints he has could apply equally to other games, including Borderlands, which he praises in his review. Still, there is quite a bit of his review that touch on what sound to be genuine problems with the game. I expect things will only get worse when he reviews the PC version, as by many accounts it's a very lazy port.

Still, the game isn't off my wishlist - I'm just not paying 60 bucks for it. I got DNF for 10 bucks; I expect it might not be too long before I see a sale for Rage.
 
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