Red Faction
Red Faction is a first-person shooter
First-person shooter
First-person shooter is a video game genre that centers the gameplay on gun and projectile weapon-based combat through first-person perspective; i.e., the player experiences the action through the eyes of a protagonist. Generally speaking, the first-person shooter shares common traits with other...

 video game developed by Volition, Inc. and published by THQ
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. It was released for the PlayStation 2
PlayStation 2
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, Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Windows
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 and Mac
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 in 2001. A version for the Nokia
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The N-Gage is a mobile telephone and handheld game system by Nokia, based on the Nokia Series 60 platform, released in October 2003. It began sales on October 7, 2003. The N-Gage QD replaced the original N-Gage in 2004....

 was developed by Monkeystone Games
Monkeystone Games
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. The game was also re-developed as a top-down shooter
Shoot 'em up
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 for the mobile phone. The game was inspired by several works of contemporary Science Fiction
Science fiction
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, most notably the movie Total Recall
Total Recall
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among others.

Red Faction takes place on Mars
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 in the late 21st century.

Shut up, weasel.

Remember, I'm right behind you.

Screw my orders!

Miners from M4 have started the rebellion, they're fighting and dying for you as I speak!

Parker, you don't know me, but my name is Hendrix and I want to help you.

Maybe being slow isn't such a bad thing.

It's feeding time, Parker.

No, I won't make it that easy, Parker.

Recognise anyone, Parker?

Don't you start calling me weasel too!