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I hate COD as much as the next, but you sound awfully condescending. Maybe you should take a break from the internet.



WOW!

There are ~160 million console gamers world wide... COD routinely sells ~20 million copies across all platforms including PC.

That equates to less than 12.5% of console gamers buy COD.

So where did you get that 86% of console gamers would shun BF3 when less than 12.5% would show potential interest in it.

Its good to know that the Canadian education system is no better than our own.
160 million? where did you get that number? Call of Duty and Battlefield are competing for top place in the 'hardcore' console community; i.e. Xbox & Playstation. The Wii and all the handhelds don't really count. Not in this war
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post #42 of 66
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I want BF3 to do well, but I still have mixed feelings about all the CoD players jumping ship. We all know how well CoD players implement teamwork in BC2..
CoD players aren't inherently stupider than Battlefield players. The CoD games just don't demand strategy. Battlefield games do.
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I'm waiting until beta to see if I want to put in my pre-order.
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As some have already said, I'ma ll for BF3 having TDM. Just means I'll have more fun in Rush.
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CoD players aren't inherently stupider than Battlefield players. The CoD games just don't demand strategy. Battlefield games do.
Maybe there dumb for buying the same game 6 years in a row?
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Maybe there dumb for buying the same game 6 years in a row?
Teh cringe.
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Maybe there dumb for buying the same game 6 years in a row?
Uninformed or uninterested is not dumb.
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CoD players aren't inherently stupider than Battlefield players. The CoD games just don't demand strategy. Battlefield games do.
Right, but it is glaringly obvious when a BC2 server is full of CoD players trying to play BC2 like CoD. Zero strategy, teamwork, squad play, anything. Not to mention the glob of wookies on a hill, doing nothing for the team.

Maybe not inherently stupider, but generally younger and uncultured. I'm bracing myself for a good amount of BF3 players to be cross over CoD players who have never followed a team objective in their lives, let alone pilot a jet/helicopter.
    
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Right, but it is glaringly obvious when a BC2 server is full of CoD players trying to play BC2 like CoD. Zero strategy, teamwork, squad play, anything. Not to mention the glob of wookies on a hill, doing nothing for the team.

Maybe not inherently stupider, but generally younger and uncultured. I'm bracing myself for a good amount of BF3 players to be cross over CoD players who have never followed a team objective in their lives, let alone pilot a jet/helicopter.
90% of Rush servers are just like you described, that's why I simply stopped playing them. It's really no fun when you and two other guys are trying to attack the objectives against 16 guys defending them, all the while having the other 13 guys in your team camping in some bush. You feel like breaking your freaking screen in two.
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Right, but it is glaringly obvious when a BC2 server is full of CoD players trying to play BC2 like CoD. Zero strategy, teamwork, squad play, anything. Not to mention the glob of wookies on a hill, doing nothing for the team.

Maybe not inherently stupider, but generally younger and uncultured. I'm bracing myself for a good amount of BF3 players to be cross over CoD players who have never followed a team objective in their lives, let alone pilot a jet/helicopter.
Its ironically ethnocentric of you to be attempting to assume how cultured or uncultured one is based on their gaming strategy.
    
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