Rogue Trooper Redux
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About this game
Developer: TickTock Games
Content Rating: Teen
A pioneering tactical shooter and landmark comic book adaptation, Rogue Trooper is back, remastered and revitalised in true high definition. Experience acclaimed third-person action in this BAFTA-nominated tale of betrayal and revenge at the far reaches of the galaxy!
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In a way, it’s tough to write this extremely scathing review of Rogue Trooper Redux. I like the idea of giving a real graphical update to an older cult classic and rereleasing it for people to replay or discover. It just requires understanding that some games do not age even remotely well, and some games shouldn’t really be taken from your nostalgic memories and thrust back into the spotlight. Maybe Rogue Trooper was a decent game in 2006, but it’s an outright disaster in 2017. This trooper should stay rogue.
Rogue Trooper Redux is a solid remaster that gives a classic cover-based shooter a relevant and well deserved place in the proverbial spotlight once more. Problems such as clunky movement and slow weapon selection / reload does hamper the experience to some degree, but there’s no denying that the overall package is well rounded and robust enough to please returning fans and newcomers alike. This may not pack the same punch as the origin title but it still delivers a decent shooter that deserves some attention.
Rogue Trooper Redux is a fun game, but after plowing through the campaign I’m left wondering why it exists. Why re-release a game that’s perfectly adequate but doesn’t do anything particularly noteworthy or special? What’s even more puzzling is that it ends on a cliffhanger. Considering there has never been a sequel, I would have rather have seen how Rogue’s next chapter played out than tread down a well-worn path once more.