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The intentional lack of context is what makes this so infuriating.

The whole movie/book argument is null in this case. Movie trailers and book jackets always refer to plots and give back story to the events. What was released today had absolutely none of that. It was showcasing a girl being brutally murdered in public. Activision/Sledgehammer could have easily inserted a quick cutscene before/after the explosion explaining the murder. Instead, they chose to build shock value in the most abhorrent way possible.

This is blatant emotional manipulation of real life tragedies in order to build profit. That's it. Had there been some semblance of a plot or even a reason for the event, then I'd see no issue with it. They aren't making some sort of benevolent statement as to how real war is, COD isn't that sort of game anymore. Perhaps back in the early 2000's, sure. But not the blockbuster movie style plots they've adapted today.
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meh but the kid shouldnt have been in there
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I am both instantly curious and also do not want to have it spoiled for me. Good thing NoScript blocked out the title and the sample frame...
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cod is just retarded.
 
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whoa. I see a big hammer about to be swung.
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Was it wrong of me to laugh?
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Yea....not too surprised actually
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whoa. I see a big hammer about to be swung.
Indeed, just a matter of time before the boycott begins.
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Do it every year. Sales only get bigger.
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I don't know why they thought it would be necessary to add the little girl.. I guess they just want controversial advertisement or something.. but really, that's awful.
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