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In Just Cause, you take on the role of the flamboyant Rico Rodriguez - an undercover CIA operative specialising in regime change - as he tries to overthrow the corrupt government of San Esperito. This rogue South American island is suspected of stockpiling WMDs and it's your job to negate the threat to world peace. It could be to your advantage that this tropical paradise is about to implode as various factions vie for power - it just needs a gentle nudge in the right direction. Just Cause...
In Just Cause, you take on the role of the flamboyant Rico Rodriguez - an undercover CIA operative specialising in regime change - as he tries to overthrow the corrupt government of San Esperito. This rogue South American island is suspected of stockpiling WMDs and it's your job to negate the threat to world peace. It could be to your advantage that this tropical paradise is about to implode as various factions vie for power - it just needs a gentle nudge in the right direction. Just Cause offers the freedom to tackle your assignment however you want: play the island's factions off against one another; incite a rebellion among the masses; or build alliances with rebel forces and drug cartels. The incredibly detailed game world consists of 1,225 sq. miles of mountains, jungles, beaches, cities and villages which can be explored by land, sea and air. And you will have at your disposal one of the most varied and exciting array of vehicles, planes and watercraft ever seen in a video game.

Available on: PC, PS2, Xbox, Game Cube PC Rank: 1994 / 5,993  | Overall Rank: 2535 / 14,382

Game tags: Realistic, Third-Person, Modern Times

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Avalanche "would have rocked" an open world Star Wars... (2)
There are some things best kept secret, and this is perhaps one of them. According to an exchange between a former Avalanche Studios bigwig and their current CCO, the Just Cause dev almost had Star Wars.

In fact they "almost got that deal" sealed, according to former studio manager Oskar Burman. If it had of gone through, LucasArts "would be alive today," replied Christofer Sundberg.
Posted: 08.05.2013 by Technet2k
Just Cause's Avalanche with Square Enix on "ground br... (0)
It seems Swedish studio Avalanche is closer to naming Just Cause 3 as in development, as it describes a "ground breaking" project that's an "action title". Is it for Xbox 360 and PS3?

Christofer Sundberg of Avalanche back in April commented that Just Cause would be "perfect" for the next Xbox and PlayStation platforms. The studio has two more projects undisclosed.
Posted: 28.05.2012 by Technet2k
Avalanche: PS4 or 720 on shelves in 2014 (2)
Developer Avalanche, best known for the Just Cause series, has announced that it is opening a new development outpost in New York City, and that it'll be working on a game aimed at the next gen of consoles from Microsoft and Sony, which they feel will be released in 2014.
Posted: 21.06.2011 by JonahFalcon
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