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Long since the revolt from the mining of Mars, a new group has taken over Red Faction, and their sights are set on the dictator, Chancellor Sopot. Sopot originally created the Red Faction soldiers using a form of nano technology but, fearing they would fight back, ordered them to be destroyed.

As the leader of the group, your task is to take back freedom that was lost, and save your skin as well as that of those who work with you.

As was originally designed in the first Red Faction, Geo-Mod builds the world around you as a means to destroy it. Using rockets, mines and the many other weapons available, you can take down walls, blast through doors (therefore deleting the need for a security key) and bring down enemies by destroying the floor that they stand on. Vehicles can also be used to help in your tasks.

Multiplayer modes are also included for up to 4 players, as well as a collection of bots. As a note, the PC version does not have multiplayer.


Red Faction II PlayStation 2 Taking down enemy soldier with more bullets than necessary.
Red Faction II PlayStation 2 Using night-vision goggles.
Red Faction II PlayStation 2 While your NPC buddy is busy piloting, you're taking time to wreak havoc up on enemy installations.
Red Faction II PlayStation 2 Your time to strafe from the aircraft is more fun than just running around.

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Alternate Titles

  • "红色派系2" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "RF2" -- Common abbreviation

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Critic Reviews

GameZone Oct 27, 2002 9 out of 10 90
GamePro (US) Oct 15, 2002 4.5 out of 5 90
Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2002 8.75 out of 10 88
Game Chronicles Jan 22, 2003 8.7 out of 10 87
Game Revolution Dec, 2002 B+ 83
PSX Extreme Jul 23, 2004 8.3 out of 10 83
GameSpot Oct 14, 2002 8.3 out of 10 83 Dec 12, 2002 81 out of 100 81 Dec 02, 2002 11 out of 20 55
Games TM Dec, 2002 5 out of 10 50


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German version

There are a number of changes in the German version:
  • All blood and gore effects were removed
  • Corpses disappear a few seconds faster
  • All weapons which allow to set enemies on fire were replaced with other weapons
  • A few cheats relating to blood and gore effects were removed
A detailed list of changes can be found on (German).


In the sewer levels there are signs that read...

Why are you people so stupid? We have to put signs all over the place because if we don't you would walk off a cliff into a lava pit or something. What is up with that? Come to think of it, you won't read this sign anyway. So what's the point.
In the Citadel lever there are funny little subtitles beneath the signs on all the military buildings. I won't spoil the surprise so you will have to look for yourselves. Easy to find though.

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Corn Popper (69059) added Red Faction II (PlayStation 2) on Apr 15, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Corn Popper (69059), Plokite_Wolf (47113), Kartanym (12738), Matthias Günl (1316) and Sciere (715959)