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I really enjoyed this game. It reminded me of older games, sure it wasn't that polished, but it was STILL FUN.
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Quote:
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I play it solely to hear Duke´s one-liners. The game definitely delivers.
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So much for the"This is going too be epic" comments,quite unfortunate really..

I guess slingin' poop isn't so fun after all.
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Well if I'm wrong, tell me what game is closer to Duke 3D. Which one?
Gameplay wise, Quake 4. Humor wise, Bulletstorm is close but not quite as good.
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I thought game reviews were not allowed in the news forums.

Anyway, Its kind of obvious that it would be rushed, 3d realms did nothing other than make levels and then scrap them, and never finished anything. I might give it a go at some point, but it looks like it turned out like I thought it would.
     
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Ive been playing it and i gotta say im enjoying it. Its not 12 years of work good lol but oweell so far id give it a 78% out of hundred
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Quote:
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It's supposed to be a follow up to Duke 3D. They just kept it true to it's roots.

If you grew up playing CoD you probably aren't going to get it. If you grew up playing Duke 3D you will.

Pretty much it.

They can modernize it in the next one. For this one, I'm glad they didn't bastardize 3D Realm's baby.
Agree !!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pale_neon View Post
it's supposed to be a follow up to duke 3d. They just kept it true to it's roots.

If you grew up playing cod you probably aren't going to get it. If you grew up playing duke 3d you will.

Pretty much it.

They can modernize it in the next one. For this one, i'm glad they didn't bastardize 3d realm's baby.
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I've not played Duke Nukem Forever, and I don't really think I will, so I won't comment on the game itself, but it irks me to see so many reviews seemingly lumping "old" and "bad" together. Halo this, Call of Duty that. Not every game should be built around the modern concepts that allow these titles to flourish.

There are amazing game mechanics (in every genre) that have long since been abandoned that honestly work much better than what developers are trying nowadays. It annoys me that games will be criticized for attempting to bring back some of these aspects solely on the fact that they're old.
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Hmm, I must be one of the few who actually quite liked this game.
It's an old skool game for old skool gamers, though two guns, no health packs and a checkpoint save system spoiled it a bit.
On a side note, I've never seen Unreal Engine 2 look so good (Some of the internal level's have great lighting and crisp textures) though it still look's pretty dated.
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