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Poll Results: Which previous COD title is MW3 Multiplayer more similar too?

 
  • 6% (2)
    COD 4
  • 54% (18)
    COD: MW2
  • 6% (2)
    COD: BlackOps
  • 0% (0)
    COD: World at War
  • 24% (8)
    Mixture of COD 4 + MW2
  • 9% (3)
    A little bit of everything
33 Total Votes  
post #1 of 41
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Hey I am one of those suckers who buys the COD games
COD2
COD4
COD:WAW - Hated screw treyarch
MW2
BLOPS - Hate

I have BF3 I love it, but every once in awhile I like a little more fast paced action

The only real reason i have been buying the Latest COD's is because everyone else migrates to the newest release like sheep. And the games are no fun when they turn into a Ghost town. Like MW2 after blops takes forever to find a server

I realize that IW isn't really IW anymore but how is the new MW for people that have played it. What can you compare it to gameplay wise?

For instance MW & MW2 were pretty similar in the feel and I enjoyed them, WAW and BLOPS "feel" awkward to me as far as game mechanics go.


If you have played the multiplayer can you briefly describe what you like and dislike about it?


***NOTE***
Please don't turn this into a flame war I have BF3 and enjoy it much. I just like to get a change of pace every once in awhile.



Edited by PappaSmurfsHarem - 11/8/11 at 4:31pm
     
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post #2 of 41
No.
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post #3 of 41
If you are anything like me, BUY ALL THE THINGS, I have BF3, I enjoy it... I also enjoy COD, so I will buy it as well. Go for it!
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post #4 of 41
Cant Imagen you can play both at the same time. You can play TDM in BF and it will be very fast paced.
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post #5 of 41
Most people are probably going to say no but it's really up to you. Do you enjoy the tactical gameplay BF3 gives or would you rather play a more arcady, halo esque game? In a sense you can't really compare them so if you enjoy both, get it.
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post #6 of 41
I have both, they are different games. Get both!
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post #7 of 41
If you want to be cheated out of money then sure.
I don't want to make fanboy comparisons but look at what MW3 is compared to MW2. It is directly comparable to BF3 and BF3 back to karkand.

Karkand: New maps. New gamemodes. New weapons.
MW3: New maps. New gamemodes. New weapons.

MW3 is nothing but a $60 expansion. It hasn't been changed from MW2 enough for me to consider it a full retail game.
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post #8 of 41
Yes.
Even though its pretty hard to go between games like COD and BF because of the differences in movements and animations. The game type kill confirmed I think its called, looks like quite a fun game mode. (Even if they stole it from Crysis 2 lolz)
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MW3 = WIN

3 5 7 blow , diffrent studio
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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by KraziKarl View Post
No.
Reasons? excluding from what I assume are fanboyish in nature

Quote:
Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
Cant Imagen you can play both at the same time. You can play TDM in BF and it will be very fast paced.
Obviously no... But for instance I would play BC2 for a few hours then play a little MW2 or BLOPS after. TDM isn't the same as COD the idea is similar but it's just different. It almost like saying TDM BF3 is the same as Counter-strike (not really but you get the idea)

Quote:
Originally Posted by consume View Post
Most people are probably going to say no but it's really up to you. Do you enjoy the tactical gameplay BF3 gives or would you rather play a more arcady, halo esque game? In a sense you can't really compare them so if you enjoy both, get it.
As stated before, I HAVE BF3 and enjoy it, but sometimes I like that arcade feel.


Quote:
Originally Posted by SheepMoose View Post
If you want to be cheated out of money then sure.
I don't want to make fanboy comparisons but look at what MW3 is compared to MW2. It is directly comparable to BF3 and BF3 back to karkand.

Karkand: New maps. New gamemodes. New weapons.
MW3: New maps. New gamemodes. New weapons.

MW3 is nothing but a $60 expansion. It hasn't been changed from MW2 enough for me to consider it a full retail game.
Believe me I don't want to, but that is were most of the COD gamer base is going, they are going to drop the old for the new, so to still be able to find games easily i would need to also migrate MW3. I only really play multiplayer and I will get much more than $60's worth of hours on it.

Assuming the game is not a big POE (Pile of Excrement) like Blops was.



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Originally Posted by Witchdoctor View Post
MW3 = WIN

3 5 7 blow , diffrent studio
Little more detail please?
Edited by PappaSmurfsHarem - 11/8/11 at 3:06pm
     
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