Redneck Rampage

Critic Score User Score
DOS
74
3.4
Macintosh
...
4.1
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Description

Redneck Rampage is a pseudo-3D first person shooter much like Duke Nukem 3D, with 2D sprites for enemies and other objects. In fact, it uses the same Build engine as Duke Nukem 3D.

Redneck Rampage also has a singularly unique setting... instead of taking place in an alien installation or secret government facility, the game is set in the backwater small town of Hickston, Arkansas.

It seems that a bunch of tabloid leather-fetish cyborg aliens have abducted the town's stereotypical redneck inhabitants and cloned them. The aliens have also abducted Bessie, the prize pig of brothers Leonard and Bubba. As Leonard you'll have to fight the local yokel clones as well as the aliens throughout Hickston to rescue your pig.

The 'Redneck' theme is used very heavily. Levels range from trailer parks to chicken processing plants, and the arsenal of odd weapons include a gun that shoots circular saws, a TNT crossbow, and even a machine gun bra. Also, instead of armor and health kits, you restore health and become tougher by drinking whisky and eating pork rinds. But if you drink too much you go into "drunk mode" with blurred vision and stumbling movement.

Screenshots

Redneck Rampage DOS Those aliens sure look real. This must be one of those 3D movies
Redneck Rampage DOS Attack on shop
Redneck Rampage DOS Fighting an alien hulk
Redneck Rampage DOS Close encounter with the alien fleet

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User Reviews

Hilbilly-themed FPS, with unique written all over it DOS *Katakis* (37896)
GET THIS GAME!!! You WON'T be sorry! DOS Neil Roy (9)
Just an OK Shooter DOS AstroNerdBoy (40)
A bit easy to play, but sheer eye candy all around DOS Dave Billing (24)
Crap. DOS Tomer Gabel (4359)
A FPS with a dark sense of humor DOS ex_navynuke! (48)

Critic Reviews

PC Games (Germany) DOS May, 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Zone DOS Aug 13, 2001 8.4 out of 10 84
All Game Guide Macintosh 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
CyberJoy DOS Apr 01, 1998 4 out of 5 80
Gamezilla DOS Aug 17, 2000 79 out of 100 79
Pelit DOS May, 1997 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker DOS May, 1997 71 out of 100 71
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Aug, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Player (Germany) DOS Jun, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Mac Gamer Macintosh 1999 50 out of 100 50

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Trivia

Redneck Rampage is worth rescuing from the bum bin for the 8 song hoot & Holler soundtrack (that can be played in any standard CD player)

  1. Mojo Nixon - UFOs Big Rigs & BBQ
  2. The Beat Farmers - Baby's Liquored Up
  3. The Reverend Horton Heat - Nurture My Pig
  4. Cement Pond - Trash Can
  5. The Beat Farmers - Gettin' Drunk
  6. The Reverend Horton Heat - Wiggle Stick
  7. Cement Pond - Vixen
  8. Mojo Nixon - You Can't Kill Me

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