Raging through the wilderness; a traveller's guide

Subject: General Tech | October 12, 2011 - 04:35 PM |
Tagged: rage, carmack, 60fps

The Tech Report have braved corrupted textures and .ini files to bring you a tour of the wastelands of Rage.  Once the NVIDIA fix was applied the low resolution textures that appeared and never left disappeared as the PC's caching power was finally put into play.  The review is mixed, for instance while it does have Doom 3 like monster closets it seems that you can actually see the enemies hiding in the cracks before they jump out at you, far better than the teleporting insta-monster of the aforementioned game.  Head over to see what their impressions of the game were after playing for three days.

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"In his latest blog post, TR's Geoff Gasior spends a few days in Rage's virtually textured wastelands, finding a solid shooter packed with personality and, after a little tweaking, truly stunning visuals."

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October 13, 2011 | 01:08 AM - Posted by Tim Verry

I beat the game this week, and it was okay... but the ending was absolutely the worst :( I thought I was on.. maybe the 4th to last level, and then bam the game just ends!?

October 13, 2011 | 07:35 AM - Posted by JSL

****warning!!! spoilers!!!****

take out the bridge... now leading up to climax at capital prime.... getting to the top of the... sattelite tower thingy, expecting an epic boss... wait, its over, wtf?

October 13, 2011 | 07:36 AM - Posted by JSL

... not to mention the lame rally races... but the monarch all upgraded, with the plazma cannon and a few armor repairs... unstoppable.

October 13, 2011 | 01:16 PM - Posted by Jeremy Hellstrom

So, not worth picking up for more than $10 or so?

October 13, 2011 | 07:03 PM - Posted by JSL

$19.99 tops. maybe $24.99 with patches and future DLC included.

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