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To NEVER, EVER Preorder a game or (if you must) to do it at the last second.

BOY Am I glad I waited until tonight.

http://www.joystiq.com/2011/05/10/brink-review/
http://xbox360.ign.com/articles/116/1166987p1.html
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I think the game is a lot of fun, it's just killing my 470.
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Boom, roasted.

Anybody else not surprised by this?
    
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Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
Boom, roasted.

Anybody else not surprised by this?
I wasn't expecting it to be mind blowingly amazing but I was certainly anticipating some sort of sleeper-hit success.

Kind of a shame it fell on it's face.. I would've bought it otherwise.
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I still wanna try it. Maybe it will be on sale some time.
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Whatever.. refunds ftmfw
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
Boom, roasted.

Anybody else not surprised by this?
Not surprised by a bad review on a good game? Yup
post #8 of 53
Ok, that 6.0 is from the 360 version, irrelevant here. and how about posting the review that gave it an 88?

http://www.gamefront.com/brink-review/

And they call it repetitve in the 2/5 review? Show me a multiplayer fps that ISN'T repetitive.
 
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post #9 of 53
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Ok, that 6.0 is from the 360 version, irrelevant here. and how about posting the review that gave it an 88?
Hope you aren't accusing me of cherrypicking reviews, Because that certainly wasn't my aim.
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Originally Posted by Marafice Eye View Post
Ok, that 6.0 is from the 360 version, irrelevant here. and how about posting the review that gave it an 88?

http://www.gamefront.com/brink-review/

And they call it repetitve in the 2/5 review? Show me a multiplayer fps that ISN'T repetitive.
I don't necessarily agree that it is [haven't played enough], but are you implying that because something bad is done a lot, it makes it okay?

It's POSSIBLE to make a multiplayer FPS that isn't repetitive, and the fact that a lot of companies make them that way to make a quick buck doesn't excuse the game from criticism.
    
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