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There is NO way MW3 deserves a score more than 6 out of 10. However a score of 9 is an outrageous and very misleading score indeed judging the game on Graphics, Sound and Gameplay alone it simply offers very little or no improvement, from what my brother told me the campaign is short which could have been a good DLC pack, The multiplayer maps are not that great again could have been DLC, Weapons and new perks DLC. My overall opinion of MW3 is yes it could have been some good DLC for MW2 but instead has been recycled, mashed together and re served for the full retail price. Only a fool would eat it up. My brother is a fool and he was a huge COD fan since the original in 2003 now regrets wasting his money on it. I'm gonna buy him a real Multiplayer fps for Crimbo guess what that is...
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Originally Posted by Scars Unseen View Post
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.
I agree. NO reason it should get a zero, but there's no reason it should be rated any higher than 7.5/10 though. When CoD first came out, yes it was good and a lot of fun. Same with CoD 2, but there's just so many shooters out there that you really need to do something special in order for it to stand out. CoD is simply using its name to make money.

However, there is one game that I did give a 0 to --Arma II. That game is just horrible.
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A 9 or above should be for a game that defines itself within it's genre...and I am doubtful to say the least.
Couldn't agree more.
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Another thread to start a big 'ol circlejerk amirite?
If all BF3 threads are supposed to be consolidated into one thread, why are MW3 threads showing up like the plague?

Please mods...
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(Critic Score + User score)/2 = realistic number.
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Give it all the scores you want, the game is still selling millions
     
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i'll find out tonight i guess, i bought it for my sis who is a cod fangirl....i'm sure its no 10, but it cant be a 2 either. i am thinking prob in the 7 range.
I'd definitely put it below a 5. Not something I'd recommend even at half price, COD4 would be a better purchase.
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Isn't cod4 still about £30?

Edit: £20, and Black Ops is still £40. Who in there right mind would buy black ops now?
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Originally Posted by SpeedNuggeT View Post
Metacritic users aren't on the Activision payroll.

Simple explanation
This, its pretty much a map pack anyways
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I'll still play this, mainly because I can't run BF3 maxed out redface.gif
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I'll still play this, mainly because I can't run BF3 maxed out redface.gif

Lol that this. I know this is OCN but i was playing for 1 weeks BF3 all LOW and its looks staggering. Ultra is mind blowing but even in low its much much better then MW3. A HD 5770 can handle Medium just fine, GTX460 High and GTX570 Ultra.
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