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They don't rate it 0 because that's what it's worth, they rate it a 0 because they want to be heard.

And the only the thing I hear coming out of their (virtual) mouths is "I don't want to be taken seriously." Metacritic isn't a forum; it's a review site. If you manipulate the system to produce an abnormally and artificially low score, you are no better than the people you claim to be accepting bribes for good ones. The only difference is the motivation.
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lol

I wouldn't put this beyond /v/
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Clearly the ratings are skewed, whether activision is paying them off or what not.

It makes ZERO sense how a game with the same graphics/engine/gameplay/weapons/sounds...etc can receive a decent score. Sure, if you have the same game with a 3 in the title instead of a 2, then technically it is just as good as the previous because its the SAME game, but it shouldn't get a good rating because they haven't changed ANYTHING.

And Dice/EA are getting harassed because they were selective to who they sent review copies of BF3....I guarantee Activision is in some way messing with the reviews, yet no one give them s*** for it.
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I expected the PC score....but the PS3 and 360 scores are surprising. Console kids love CoD....guess they finally came around and realized it's the same old broken game every time.

And whoever says it doesn't deserve a 0/10...that's your opinion. Yes, so do it so that the gamers can finally be heard, but some probably think it deserves it so they rate it that.
Users scores are opinions and can be whatever score they want.
Critic scores are bought by Activision.
I agree with you, if I turned in the same paper to an English professor multiple times, I'd get a big fat zero.

They have to make the experience better, if all they're doing is selling new maps for 60 dollars, then they should just sell it as DLC, not pretend it is a new game.
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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
Game Chronicles 11/08/1110 out of 10
Game Informer 11/08/119 out of 10
Game Vortex 11/08/1194 out of 100
GamePro 11/08/114 out of 5
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!
exactly.
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I agree with you, if I turned in the same paper to an English professor multiple times, I'd get a big fat zero.

They have to make the experience better, if all they're doing is selling new maps for 60 dollars, then they should just sell it as DLC, not pretend it is a new game.
What if you wrote papers covering different, but related subject matter using the same writing style, some reused phrases and cited some of the same sources for a history professor? Obviously you've taken the easy path and shown some lazy writing habits, but the paper itself is valid and should be graded on its own merits. It might get a low grade, but a low grade isn't zero.
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Clearly the ratings are skewed, whether activision is paying them off or what not.

It makes ZERO sense how a game with the same graphics/engine/gameplay/weapons/sounds...etc can receive a decent score. Sure, if you have the same game with a 3 in the title instead of a 2, then technically it is just as good as the previous because its the SAME game, but it shouldn't get a good rating because they haven't changed ANYTHING.

And Dice/EA are getting harassed because they were selective to who they sent review copies of BF3....I guarantee Activision is in some way messing with the reviews, yet no one give them s*** for it.
That makes no sense, if their previous product received high scores, and they haven't changed anything, shouldn't their new product receive high scores as well? The score is based on the quality of the product, not value. Consumers should never be perfectly satisfied with any product, but crying never solves anything.
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That makes no sense, if their previous product received high scores, and they haven't changed anything, shouldn't their new product receive high scores as well? The score is based on the quality of the product, not value. Consumers should never be perfectly satisfied with any product, but crying never solves anything.
I think a lot of the major review sites feel almost obliged to give CoD great scores since most readers will buy it anyways. I can almost guarantee that Halo 4 will get good reviews, and I know absolutely nothing about it. That tends to be how it works with blockbuster games.
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I knew it would be bad but really surprised it is bellow 4.0
 
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That makes no sense, if their previous product received high scores, and they haven't changed anything, shouldn't their new product receive high scores as well? The score is based on the quality of the product, not value. Consumers should never be perfectly satisfied with any product, but crying never solves anything.
If you are going that route, then everyone who bought the game is simply completely ignorant or just plain stupid for buying the same game twice.
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