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AusGamers 11/08/119.6 out of 10
Cheat Code Central 11/08/114.4 out of 5
Computer & Video Games UK 11/08/119 out of 10
Destructoid 11/08/119.5 out of 10
Digital Spy 11/08/114 out of 5
Edge Magazine UK 11/08/119 out of 10
Eurogamer 11/08/118 out of 10
Game Boyz 11/08/1110 out of 10
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Game Informer 11/08/119 out of 10
Game Vortex 11/08/1194 out of 100
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GameSpot 11/08/118.5 out of 10
GamesRadar 11/08/119 out of 10
gamesTM 11/08/118 out of 10
GameTrailers 11/08/119.3 out of 10
GamingTrend 11/08/1192 out of 100
Giant Bomb 11/08/114 out of 5
IGN 11/08/119 out of 10
Joystiq 11/08/114.5 out of 5
MMGN.com 11/08/119 out of 10
Official Xbox Magazine 11/08/119.5 out of 10
Official Xbox Magazine UK 11/08/119 out of 10
PALGN 11/08/118.5 out of 10
Planet Xbox 360 11/08/119.8 out of 10
The Gamers Temple 11/08/1194 out of 100
TotallyGN 11/08/119.5 out of 10
VideoGamer 11/08/119 out of 10
XboxAddict 11/08/119.6 out of 10


And there we see "cod fan" critic XD
how they can give almost 10 while they gave 8 to bf3. wow just wow!
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Originally Posted by Faster_is_better View Post
lol,do the other COD games have similarly trashed ratings too? Lots of trolling perhaps?
It's not trolling: it's people reacting to being shoved in the throat 120$ worth of CoD each year.

They rate it for the right reason.
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They're trolls. MetaCritic user reviews are worthless as such. Only the professional reviews have merit (or any user review above 5.0). Dragon Age 2 wasn't as good as its predecessor, but at its release butthurt trolls flooded MetaCritic with 1s and 2s. The game was at minimal a 6. I'm no CoD fan, but a game that is probably going to sell 25 million copies before January is at least worth a 6.0 on those merits. Anything less - haters gonna hate (or troll in this case).
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It's not trolling: it's people reacting to being shoved in the throat 120$ worth of CoD each year.

They rate it for the right reason.
No. It's either trolling or childish nerd-rage. The only thing that could warrant a zero rating is if the game simply wouldn't install, load or was otherwise rendered unplayable. Otherwise, the reviewer is indicating that the game has absolutely no redeeming value whatsoever... that the graphics are indecipherable, the controls unusable, the story nonexistent and the gameplay incomprehensible. Does MW3 deserve nearly half the praise the professional reviewers are giving it? Not by a long shot. But a zero isn't a review. It's a childish emotional knee-jerk.
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The majority of gamers are out actually playing games instead of ranting about them on the internet.
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So MW3 really was a copy + paste job.
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boohoo some ppl zero-bombed MW3 on Metacritic...

Did you guys see what happened to BF3 on Amazon?

I don't see why this is even news worthy :/
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I'd give it a 6 for the story. The rest is all rubbish.
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I'm certain that there is a large amount of trolling, but the fact remains that "Professional" reviewers don't have any more reason to be trusted than ordinary people.
Considering the inherent complaints about the game on this forum alone...why would so many review sites turn a blind eye towards those issues?
Yes, there are whiners here....just like anyplace, but it seems odd that so many sites would have NOBODY who would question the lack of innovation and the continual rehash that is COD.
I will see for myself, but I can't really think that MW3 is going to be such a great game that it warrants the scores from professional reviewers that I have seen.
A 9 or above should be for a game that defines itself within it's genre...and I am doubtful to say the least.
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they kinda abusing the rating system :O even the professional reviewer's are abusing it, MW 3 ain't no 9/10 -.-' but atleast a 6 or 7. i saw the review on gametrailers and it looked like mw 2 with a bit better graphics, still i want to try the campaign so i can see the end of the story.
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