Renegade Ops

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Renegade Ops
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Developer(s) Avalanche Studios
Publisher(s) Sega
Director(s) Axel Lindberg
Producer(s) Andreas Thorsén
Programmer(s) Andreas Tadic
Writer(s) Gordon Rennie
Composer(s) Johan Nilsson
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
PlayStation 3
Xbox 360
Release Microsoft Windows
  • NA: 26 October 2011
PlayStation 3
  • NA: 2011-09-13
Xbox 360
  • NA: 2011-09-14
Genre(s) Vehicular combat
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Renegade Ops is a top-down vehicular combat video game with role-playing elements developed by Avalanche Studios and published by Sega for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Renegade Ops was announced on 30 March 2011,[1] and released on 13 September 2011 for PlayStation 3 and 14 September 2011 for Xbox 360.[2][3] The Microsoft Windows version of the game was released on 26 October 2011.[4]

The gameplay trailer was released on 17 May 2011.[5]

The Steam version of the game includes Gordon Freeman and the buggy he uses in Valve Corporation's Half-Life 2, as additional bonus characters and vehicle, and the Antlion, from the same game, as additional special weapon.[6]

Reception[edit]

The game currently holds an 81 and 80 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on Metacritic, respectively, indicating generally positive reviews.[7]

As of 2011, the game sold over 25,000 copies on Xbox Live Arcade.

References[edit]

  1. ^ ""Just Cause" Dev Announces "Renegade Ops"". Retrieved 30 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "PlayStation Store Update for September 13, 2011". Retrieved 16 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Renegade Ops - Xbox.com". Retrieved 16 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Renegade Ops - Steam Store". Retrieved 23 September 2011. 
  5. ^ "Renegade Ops Gameplay Trailer". Retrieved 17 May 2011. 
  6. ^ Mitchell, Richard (26 September 2011). "Steam version of Renegade Ops includes Gordon Freeman's buggy, Antlions". Engadget. AOL Tech. Retrieved 28 January 2012. 
  7. ^ Langley, Ryan (20 January 2012). "Xbox Live Arcade by the numbers - the 2011 year in review". Gamasutra. Retrieved 23 January 2012. 

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