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post #71 of 662
Black Ops by a mile.

Second would have to be NBA 2K9.
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post #72 of 662
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Originally Posted by taintedmind;13769724 
WoW lost it all after TBC (in my opinion).

TBC was alright, I´ll admit that. Everything went to hell after that.
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I could write a book about how astonishingly overrated Halo and its sequels were/are. In fact, console FPS' in general get a lot of undeserved love. It's like the very existence of Xbox Live boosts every review by a couple dozen percentage points.

I agree with this. ODST was a piece of garbage.
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post #73 of 662
Republic Commando. Worst game ever...
    
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Originally Posted by Alecthar;13769788 
I could write a book about how astonishingly overrated Halo and its sequels were/are. In fact, console FPS' in general get a lot of undeserved love. It's like the very existence of Xbox Live boosts every review by a couple dozen percentage points.

Eh, Halo 1 & 2 were pretty good to me, however, Halo was the first FPS for me on the Xbox and the first game I could play on Live so that might have had something to do with it. CoD 4, to me, is the epitome that every FPS on a console should strive to be.
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Eh, Halo 1 & 2 were pretty good to me, however, Halo was the first FPS for me on the Xbox and the first game I could play on Live so that might have had something to do with it. CoD 4, to me, is the epitome that every FPS on a console should strive to be.

I'll call the phenomenon "console goggles" because (in my experience) Halo 1 single player consisted largely of a whole lot of repetitious environments and enemies. Slaughtering my way through hosts of aliens and space zombies has never been quite so boring. Halo 2 enlivened this somewhat with some new weapons and enemies, but largely the experience was the same, and most missions were entirely too long, consisting largely of boring filler fights in samey locations and "hunt the one remaining guy shooting at us to get the objective to switch and the game to continue" type situations.
post #76 of 662
The new Wolfenstein, Command & Conquer 4, Far Cry 2, and Left4Dead 2 was pretty bad.
post #77 of 662
Homefront, CSS was my best purchase - bought it in like 2006-7 and its still has an awesome community - so many people playing
post #78 of 662
Final Fantasy XIV. Spent $70 on a package. :\ I spent 10 years playing XI on and off and thought they'd do something right, a bunch of friends and I were excited about the game and we all bought the collector's edition of the game. We all regretted it within the week. D:
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Bfbc2. Being a huge mw2 fan all I kept hearing how bfbc2 is so much better and this and that, so I decided to give it a try so I log in and try to find where the enemy is hiding so I run around for 10 minutes on a map that's like 10 acres oh finally he show up, after half an hour I got like 3 frags ... I was like yeah ok ... /uninstall

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Far Cry 2. However, given that it doesn't have a story, I would consider it more a free roam game and leave it at that. I'm on the fence still about it being a bad purchase for me...

Black Ops is another one, however the multiplayer is still good. Just the campaign is unrepeatable.
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