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Gah! Low scores? That would suggest it's, like, bad, or something.

Oh no D:

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LOL
OMG, you can't be serious



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Proves my point, EA know what they're doing against Activision to beat their "Rehash once a year" franchise (Rock Band beating Guitar Hero), hence why BF will win in the end.
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Metacritic users aren't on the Activision payroll.

Simple explanation
That's cynical and idiotic.
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Probably because it sucks.



Ignorance. Yeah, it isn't at all possible that people might just think it's a piece of ****.



Just get out of here with that. You couldn't be more ignorant. "Professional" reviews are hardly any more credible than any other person on the internet.

I wish there was a meme to convey my distaste for such a terrible post, but I cannot think of one at the moment.
You sir... are a very angry person.
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As much as I hate The whole Frenchies I still went out and got it because my bf3 is not working up to par with what is a playable game . so far I enjoy playing the multi even though the gfx sucks and it's simple game play. It's runs on day one fine. I can't same the same for bf3 which I had for over a week now and only one day it ran fine.

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Metacritics is a joke anyways, although the game is not as bad as they say or as good as the 9/10 98/100 reviews either. It is all about finding a game reviewer is is actually impartial to games.

I may get MW3 just because the single player story. I actually enjoyed black ops short campaign and zombie mode. When i want multiplayer, I go for BF3 IMO BF3 multiplayer seems much more better then COD. Same as with BF2, 1942 etc.

Also, the Amazon.com bad reviews for BF3 were mostly because of Origin/Activation issues not the actually game itself.
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I've played this for 12 hours now and I'd rate it 2 or 3. Why? Because I wouldn't recommend it to a friend. The story isn't anything special (in fact, after having played 4 different characters 2 hours into the single player, it just gets confusing) and the SP is mostly grinding through enemies 'til you reach the end of the map. MP is lackluster. The P2P matchmaking is unstable and the games are very laggy. I typically have a 100-180 ping which is absolutely unacceptable. For reference, I could get 150 ping on US servers in Black Ops and I'm European.
Weapons have ridiculous amounts of (stupid) attachments and there are now 3 different types of killstreaks, each type with about 10 rewards to choose from. Besides the killstreaks, there are also weapon proficiencies which make a weapon better by adding more attachments or lowering recoil. Lastly, we have the perks which are still kinda ridiculous. Oh, and death streaks... These all combine to make the MP a chaotic, laggy mess with no sense of team play.
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Metacritics is a joke anyways, although the game is not as bad as they say or as good as the 9/10 98/100 reviews either. It is all about finding a game reviewer is is actually impartial to games.
How much of a game reviewer would they be if they aren't emotionally invested in the games they review?
Not going to get much of a review from someone that can't relate to the fan base.
It's still their opinion, no matter where you get it from. If you like it, buy it.
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