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Submitted by Nineball2112 363d ago | article

Games of the Generation: Red Dead Redemption

Eurogamer: Free roaming games weren't invented during this hardware generation, but they certainly came of age thanks to the increased processing power that the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 offered. It's an evolution that reached its peak with Grand Theft Auto 5, a staggering technical achievement that conjured a living, breathing city and its surrounding landscape from mere ones and zeroes.

Yet when I look back over the last eight years, it's not Rockstar's urban crime opus that resonates most strongly. It's Red Dead Redemption, the developer's western spin on the genre they popularised. (PS3, Red Dead Redemption, Xbox 360)

MR123_C  +   363d ago
The greatest game this gen
Lukas_Japonicus  +   363d ago
Definitely up there with the best.
Lalanana  +   363d ago
I always said Read dead redepmtion was the greatest game I have played this gen. My whole family loves this game.. Such an emotional ending..
dark-kyon  +   363d ago
boring,repetitive,souless,only good things is the setting and gun play and some characters.
Lukas_Japonicus  +   363d ago
Haha, "souless"

First, it's "soulless". Second, staring out over a gorge/valley on horseback while the sun sets over the map is anything but soulless.
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fsfsxii  +   363d ago
My thoughts exactly. Add to that the boring characters and environment, crap story.
sprinterboy  +   363d ago
Never completed a open world game before RDR, a testament to how great it was.
_QQ_  +   363d ago
In My top 5.
ShaunCameron  +   363d ago
The best game R* ever made not named GTA.

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