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It seems like assault rifles have just been made obsolete in MW3. I rarely used sub machine guns in Black Ops or MW2, but now when ever I try to use an AR I get no where. Has this been talked about before?

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After playing BF3 they are small indeed. As reference BO maps seemed a bit bigger.
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post #3 of 11
I found the submachine guns dominant on Black Ops even. I don't think it's a map size issue, it's a firepower and fire rate issue that's been applied to the guns. (Although I think the maps are far to small for using sniper rifles)
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I read somewhere where they did this on purpose that way there is no 1 sided map camping and it also helps to keep pace of the game up this basically was their chance to make the perfect run n gun games weather is perfect or not is your own opinion I personally feel like the game maps are just perfect for modern warfare games

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Yes. Very small maps that favor CQB... I don't really like it.
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I'd say BF3 is superior to MW3 in every possible way, even in close quarter combat. MW3 is too much alike MW2, and it's basically just a map pack.
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SMG is where it's at! P90 w/ rapid fire and extended mags; look out akimbo noobs, I'm coming for you!

So yeah I'm a fan of the smaller faster paced maps, but definitely miss the slightly larger BO maps for those assault rifle times.

Sniping is just silly though, except for Bakaara IMO.
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I'd say BF3 is superior to MW3 in every possible way, even in close quarter combat. MW3 is too much alike MW2, and it's basically just a map pack.


MW3 isn't like MW2 at all. The graphics and such maybe, but game play isn't even close. I personally don't like MW3 at all. MW2 and Black Ops were way better. MW3 is just limiting in so many ways....

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MW3 is garbage. Completely different than MW2. I sold MW3 the first week I got it and repurchased MW2.
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I read somewhere where they did this on purpose that way there is no 1 sided map camping and it also helps to keep pace of the game up this basically was their chance to make the perfect run n gun games weather is perfect or not is your own opinion I personally feel like the game maps are just perfect for modern warfare games
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I do agree, I don't see how anyone uses a sniper rifle effectively in MW3, as the maps feel so small even compared to BO/MW2. Especially after playing the BF series, I just don't see how people can use a sniper rifle. I guess since CoD is more about the run 'n gun type of game it makes sense to make them small and/or with little pathing variation. I can't play on small maps, and admittedly I'm terrible at CoD games which is part of the reason I'm not a fan lachen.gif But these maps definitely felt smaller/more cramped to me than BO and MW2.
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I'd say BF3 is superior to MW3 in every possible way, even in close quarter combat. MW3 is too much alike MW2, and it's basically just a map pack.

wow, fanboy much?? MW3 is certainly not a carbon copy of MW2 or BO. The gameplay concept is similar but you can't say that MW3 is too much like MW2 because it's not. You also can't compare CoD to BF series, because amazingly enough they're two different types of games! It's uninformed flameboys like you who give these discussions such a poor reputation, have you ever even played a CoD series or are you just guessing based on what other people have to say??
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MW3 isn't like MW2 at all. The graphics and such maybe, but game play isn't even close. I personally don't like MW3 at all. MW2 and Black Ops were way better. MW3 is just limiting in so many ways....

I agree that MW3 is different than the other two, I much prefered MW2 over BO and MW3, my buddy preferes BO over everything else. He's a CoD boy and I'm a BF boy, the one thing we can both agree on is that we really don't like MW3 at all. As long as they're making money and people still buy it, you can't argue too much with what they're doing lol.
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