Red Faction: Armageddon is a third-person shooter video game developed by Volition, Inc. and published by THQ. The players in this game operate in a destructible environment. Set on the planet Mars in the year 2175, the players defend the disaster-ravaged surface of the planet from the hostile Martian creatures, inhabiting the ancient mines and chasms beneath the surface, and terminate them. The game features Darius Mason, grandson of Martian Revolution heroes Alec Mason and Samanya, the main characters of Red Faction: Guerrilla. Darius, who runs businesses of mining, scavenging and mercenary work, is tricked into opening a shaft, thereby, re-awakening a long-dormant race of evil Martian creatures, called Plague, that results in an Armageddon on Mars.
Darius needs to not only safe his own life, but also those of others around him before the evil Plagues pursue, attack and kill them. Other characters making an appearance in this thrilling video game are Kara, Adam Hale, Axel Capek, The Chancellor, Frank Winters, McMohan, Noella, etc. The game features co-operative multiplayer set-up for up to four players, called Infestation, which features two different game modes. The first game mode is Survival, where players need to survive against waves of increasingly challenging alien attackers. The second game mode is Defensive where players need to defend various areas from attackers. Order your DVD and enjoy this extremely gratifying alien-annihilating adventure video game.