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I understand all of the cynicism here, but after reading the OP and what Bowling had to say.. I no longer regret purchasing MW3. Plus, I've decided to go back on my word and buy alllll the DLC's for MW2 and MW3 that I've skipped over the last two years. And, I'm going to send an awesome fruit basket to IW offices. Also, going to tweet Robert a sexy love note. Does anybody have info on MW4 pre-order?

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Everybody post ur fav COD screenshots k?
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How about they stop short changing PC gamers and keep all the apologies to themselves?
Actions, not words...

Indeed. +1
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Respect gained IW.
Respect gained.
IW can kick you in the n*ts and apologize and you crawl back to get another helping of neglect!

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whatever, most pc gamers dont like cod as much as the console goers do anyway.

maybe because they've been crapping on the PC players since MW2? COD 4 was good, so was World at War. Then, they started only doing stuff for consoles and totally neglecting PC gamers altogether, regardless of what the PC gamers wanted. "Sorry" doesn't mean anything, anyone can say that. Actions speak louder than words and this company (not the only one) doesn't care about the PC gamers. Them actually saying this should be a slap in the face, not "a washing of their sins to be forgiven" BS.
    
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Funny thing is when Borderlands 2 did this, everyone praised it as the second coming for PC gaming and got all up in my face for saying "we've all heard this before"
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Robert Bowling isn't balanced for apologizing. Hahaha I'll never buy another CoD again and this is coming from somebody who played CoD 1-4 forever. I'd punch Bowling in the face if I ever saw him in public.
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Funny thing is when Borderlands 2 did this, everyone praised it as the second coming for PC gaming and got all up in my face for saying "we've all heard this before"

Borderlands isn't a game that for pretty much the majority of the players is player vs. player MP orientated like COD is/was. The taking away of COD1/UO/2/4 dedicated servers is unforgivable, not to mention the mod tools (look at the Galactic Warfare mod). It destroyed it being a real runner for being an E-Sports game, which to this date I have no idea why Activision wouldn't want to support this as it would make COD HUGE. At least in the PC gaming world. Most of those guys would buy any proceeding COD games also, so the "but then how would they be able to release any more COD's afterwards?" doesn't cut it. BLOPS was a poor excuse for dedicated servers, not to mention the overall shoddy porting. The only PC COD players left playing MW3 don't even play on the "unranked dedicated servers" for the most part, it's just left with all the noobs who don't know any better which is exactly what Activision wanted. Borderlands is a Co-op FPS RPG. Not a fast-paced, competitive, twitch FPS MP game that COD used to be.
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Borderlands isn't a game that for pretty much the majority of the players is player vs. player MP orientated like COD is/was. The taking away of COD1/UO/2/4 dedicated servers is unforgivable, not to mention the mod tools (look at the Galactic Warfare mod). It destroyed it being a real runner for being an E-Sports game, which to this date I have no idea why Activision wouldn't want to support this as it would make COD HUGE. At least in the PC gaming world. Most of those guys would buy any proceeding COD games also, so the "but then how would they be able to release any more COD's afterwards?" doesn't cut it. BLOPS was a poor excuse for dedicated servers, not to mention the overall shoddy porting. The only PC COD players left playing MW3 don't even play on the "unranked dedicated servers" for the most part, it's just left with all the noobs who don't know any better which is exactly what Activision wanted. Borderlands is a Co-op FPS RPG. Not a fast-paced, competitive, twitch FPS MP game that COD used to be.

And... your point is?
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And... your point is?

Evidently you either missed it or don't understand COD for what it was in the first place. This apology from IW's "creative strategist" doesn't fix the damage of destroying the PC COD community (something I was heavily involved in, at least the Australian one anyway). Nor does this guarantee that they will do good in the future, but any of the old COD players have moved on now (myself included).

Now to show you the point I was making that you clearly missed is that you pretty much comparing Borderlands' consolified UI to every key PC feature bar kb/m support being taken out of COD aren't the same. Communities and clans were destroyed because of what they did to COD. Although you could probably chalk that up to a matter of opinion etc.
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Cowadooty on PC, don't make me laugh.
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