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From the content released so far (trailers ect) how do you predict this game will fare? Reviews wise?

Me? Between 70 and 79 percent. Doesn't look anything better than that.
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From the content released so far (trailers ect) how do you predict this game will fare? Reviews wise?

Me? Between 70 and 79 percent. Doesn't look anything better than that.
I concur with this assessment. It's clearly not going to be the revolutionary game it might have been a decade ago, but it doesn't look totally fail either.
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It's going to be a game changer and a major wake up call to the stagnant and repetitive design that's plagued the majority of FPS games .

From what I've seen and played, it's nothing short of incredible.
It's also going to force game devs to a new standard of quality and creativity after it comes out, which can only be good for us.

Duke's never made a bad FPS before, and this one is going to be one of the best games of the decade, hands down.
Edited by frickfrock999 - 5/17/11 at 12:06pm
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It will have the personality that most games lack. Even if it doesn't hold true to the original it will still be a nice change of pace.
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It's going to be a game changer and a major wake up call to the stagnant and repetitive design that's plagued the majority of FPS games .

Duke's never made a bad FPS before, and this one is going to be one of the best games of the decade, hands down.
Yep. Realism is lame. It aint fun.
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In my opinion, it'll play a bit like Duke Nukem 3D did but given all the years we've had to experience hundreds of FPS games, it won't be revolutionary in any way whatsoever. I'm estimating the single player to be fairly short (at least considering all the years the game took to develop) and multiplayer to be very forgettable. Worth £26.99 from a Play.com pre-order?
My pre-order cancellation says "no". Having said that, there's supposed to be a playable demo up in the beginning of June, a few weeks before the game is released. It should be good to check it out prior to deciding whether it's worth full price or sale price later on in the year.
    
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No game can possibly live up to over a decade of hype and nostalgia. That's not to say that it can't be fun, but I think that many people are expecting far too much from this game. Personally, I didn't pre-order. A friend of mine mentioned the collector's edition, so I'll play through when he finishes.
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will be lame,
would be on steam sale in a few months for 5.99
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It's not happening. There's no way it'll live up to the expectations.
    
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