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Make a better game and you don't have this problem. I was excited a couple weeks ago for this game, and even considered preordering it, until the demo came out and I started hearing reviews about it.

I think ill wait for it to go on sale, as I still have to finish the witcher 2
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Maybe if they didn't take 12 years to make a sub-mediocre shooter, they wouldn't have so many negative reviews.
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If it's scored a 49 after 12 years of development, there's something wrong. You'd figure with the nude scenes it would at least score a 50, killing aliens in new ways would give it a 65, and the name "Duke Nukem" should push it to at least a 68. So, it must REALLY be horrible for a 49.
It really wasn't 12 years though, iirc Gearbox pretty much restarted from scratch.

Going from what I've seen and heard, it's good...It's just that a lot of people are forgetting this isn't the "12 year in development" DNF or never played the old ones and get the humour.
    
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Lol
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I have not played DNF yet but I intend on getting it this weekend regardless of the reviews.
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post #17 of 182
This was to be expected. I won't play it regardless
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They should've just released the 2001 version of the game. Seemed better in every way, atleast what I could make out from the e3 trailer.
 
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Lol
Basically.
post #20 of 182
lol.

but then to be fair i wouldn't be surprised if this happens to most review companies behind closed doors
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