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post #11 of 81
Modern Warfare and WW2 have all been overdone now. No company has ever managed to make a great Vietnam shooter. Black ops went there but it was stupid with red dot scopes and everything... The closest thing I can imagine to being a good Vietnam shooter would be Conflict: Vietnam or Battlefield Vietnam.
post #12 of 81
The original Infinity Ward, not the new bunch of people who use the name now, said that they had beg and cajole Activision into even considering going with Modern Warfare, they just wanted to keep on spitting out WWII shooters. But b/c they finally relented they got a huge hits and a big franchise.

Now they want to do the only they know how, milk a franchise until it is dead. Having back stabbed the people who brought them this big money maker there is no one left to stand up and fight for new and interesting ideas thus I predict we will see the Modern Warfare series become a much smaller part of the market going forward.
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This game would totally suck
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anoter map pack already?
LOL good one
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The sad thing is that it'll still outsell BF3.
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post #16 of 81
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This game would totally suck
OT: LOL AT YOUR AVATAR! EPIC!

Back on topic, this review pretty much sums it all up for me. I honestly couldn't have said it better myself.
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anoter map pack already?
yup I wasted 60 bucks on the last one.
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Yeah, i will pass thanks.
 
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Lol great article, I liked the ending.
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We eventually died somewhere around Wave 10 at which point, while it was clear that Spec Ops will be addictive for some people, we stood up and walked away.

It's that last bit of the story which conveys the most about our thoughts on Modern Warfare 3. It's not that we had to be somewhere more pressing, or that we were being hurried out of the way so the next sweaty-palmed journalist could get their paws on the gamepad. In fact, Infinity Ward mouthpiece Robert Bowling was there, ready to give us an interview and let us play more Spec Ops, if we wanted.

'No thanks,' we said.
Ouch...I almost feel bad for those guys. Wait, no I don't.
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I'll definitely try MW3. I won't pay a cent for it, MW2 was the last CoD installment that I payed money for - but I'll definitely play a few mins of MW3 wherever or however I can, whether it be at a friend's place (or...by some other means). Can't call myself an FPS gamer if I haven't played a bit of the latest stuff, no matter how lame/reskinned/backwards it's made out to be
Edited by Tippy - 7/25/11 at 1:15am
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