You take the role of Alec Mason as he assists the Red Faction to disrupt and overthrow the oppressive Earth Defense Force (EDF) on Mars.
This is presented to the player in a third person perspective, a departure from the series' previous two games which were first person shooters.
Developer Volition changed the camera perspective to help the player see and appreciate the surroundings as they are destroyed.
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ESRB Rating: M - Mature