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If you like 90's style shooters, chances are you will like DNF, if u prefer more modern FPS then chances are you wont like it. I for one enjoy the game only thing i don't like is the 2 weapon limit.

Also, i don't usually go by game reviews, they seem biased at times to the type of games they like and expect in a game. If I want to see if I like a game, I try it first.
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No it is not. NES's Super Mario Bros. is the best selling game of all time. smh
WiiSports sold almost double. Then again i think thats because they included it in the Wii bundle didn't they?

Seriosuly though.

SMB and Wii Sports topping out the all time best selling games? What happened to you gaming world

OT: Have not played DNF (which I continue to read as Did Not Finish, Thanks gran turismo), yet, but I'm willing to take a 3.0/10 rating for Duke from Gearbox with a huge grain of salt. Reading through the review it seems as if it's the reviewer, and not the developer, that missed the point. Sure, we all knew it was unlikely to surpass Duke3D, but still. Most people I know that have played it thought it was a pretty standard Duke game.
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I know you all must realize that the first screens of this game came out in 1998 right?

You all hate on a game that you know has been in develop since the late 90s. What were you expecting? I admit I'd probably have high expectations too, but after much thought I realize, Gearbox did the best they could with what they were given (a ton of decade old code).

So for those of you that bought DNF, shut your mouth, turn on chumbawamba, and pretend its 1998.
I don't hear anyone hating on the game due to its graphics. The age of a game has nothing to do with how fun it is, for the most part.
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/massivefacepalm

D3D when it came out wasn't all that great. It had dated graphics, sub-par game play and was full of 'Duke humor'.

DNF comes out and you all expect it to compete with Crysis or *insert any other game*.

It's actually consistent with the prior release... except that most of you with fond memories were like pre-pubescent, so you thought it was great then... and now that you're older probably find such silliness stupid. And I can't disagree.
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Seck'c Avy.
Thank you

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Ok


Also on a different note, If I was Nvidia I'd get a 590 replace the box and slap on the name "GTX 690". Get Activisions marketing team, and watch the money roll in!
I'm not saying you should feel its a good game, just that what COD does actually works for that game/isn't broken. It can still be boring and repetitive drudgery, which I agree that it is, but at least it's consistent and has it's high moments. It's not trying to be something it isn't. The review said it perfectly:

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This is Duke reimagined as an aging gym bunny desperately trying to recapture his youth, and failing
It'll sell based on name alone, rest assured. I wonder how that guy who kept his 10 year old receipt feels about this
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/massivefacepalm

D3D when it came out wasn't all that great. It had dated graphics, sub-par game play and was full of 'Duke humor'.

DNF comes out and you all expect it to compete with Crysis or *insert any other game*.

It's actually consistent with the prior release... except that most of you with fond memories were like pre-pubescent, so you thought it was great then... and now that you're older probably find such silliness stupid. And I can't disagree.
Haha, you may have a point here. I have DN 3D on Xbox Live Arcade and it's terrible even with updated graphics and online co-op
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