The Red Star (PlayStation 2)

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The Red Star is a third-person action game based on the graphic novel of the same name. The setting is an alternate reality version of the Soviet Union, the United Republics of the Red Star (URRS) where magic and technology co-exist. You can play as one of three character each with different abilities and play styles. The gameplay includes elements of shoot'em up and beat'em up genres, boss fights, weapon upgrades, and more.


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GameSpot May 04, 2007 8.1 out of 10 81
Deaf Gamers Jun, 2007 8 out of 10 80 Jul 22, 2007 80.5 out of 100 80
The Video Game Critic Jul 08, 2007 B 75
Game Informer Magazine Oct, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75 Jul 27, 2007 73 out of 100 73
FOK!games May 25, 2007 72 out of 100 72
GameSpy May 14, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PSX Extreme Jul 09, 2007 6.7 out of 10 67 May 14, 2007 60 out of 100 60


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The Red Star was originally developed for both Xbox and PS2 at Acclaim Studios Austin, but did not make it out the door before Acclaim went under in 2004. By 2006 the game had been picked up by XS Games and eventually it was released in April, 2007 only for the PS2.

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0r0d (334) added The Red Star (PlayStation 2) on May 19, 2007