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I mean...there's only so many ways you can go about creating a point and click game like call of duty or (gasp) battlefield. At this point they're all the same to me. It's not just the fact that the past few have been modern warfare...but the mechanics never change. It's always $60 for the same experience you had the year before, with a few new weapons or something...some might even say they have become NBA games...where new guns are just roster changes () What do you guys think?
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I agree, i always akin CoD to Fifa, NHL ect...just yearly rehashes without any major (sometimes even minor changes.)

Battlefield I disagree with, they have always brought something new every time. Bad Company was a totally different approach to their PC counterparts and BC2 was leaps and bounds more entertaining than BC.

BF3 finally brings PC content to the console in terms of open world terrain and comprehensive vehicular support in multiplayer maps. Don't get me wrong, BF3 to PC players isn't really ground breaking, I mean it offers nothing more than a graphical upgrade really because we've had the actual content for years in 1942/2/2142.

I understand what you're saying and for the most part I agree, creativity and innovation seems to be stagnant in the world of FPS at the moment.
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My mind is full of FUUUUU too.
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I wouldn't dare to say that the BF series are similar to CoD in any way.

Going from BF2->BC2->BF3 has been a new experience to me every time.
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There are more RTS, MMO and RPG games than FPS games on PC.
The FPS games seem dominant because of advertising and sales.

Go to Steam and you'll see the number of RPG, RTS and MMOs out weight the few good FPS titles. People only compare two FPS games on PC, COD and BF3. You can throw Crysis, CS and TF2 in there as well and the number is still lower than five.

There's much more to play on PC than BF and COD.
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I wouldn't really say BF3 is a new experience compared to BF2 and 2142. However I have yet to play the game so I admit I cannot really back that up. Upon reading the about the games development I don't see it offering any more than BF2 or 2142 did though, correct me if I'm wrong?
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IMHO, the last good FPS was Doom.
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a lot of games are starting to feel the same.. granted FPS is a pretty straightforward style of game.. but every once in awhile a bioshock or borderlands(both games very debatable) comes around that changes it up a bit.
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"Tired" would be the wrong term in my case because FPS was never interesting to me. I just have no desire to pretend to be a private running around shooting people, I prefer RTS or pure Strategy games where you control whole armies or societies.
    
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