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That's funny, bashing an opinion on an opinion based thread.

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Odp: Need a recommendation for single player. BF3 vs CODMW3 vs COD BO

BO all the way. Best CoD plot
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That's funny, bashing an opinion on an opinion based thread.
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Nooooo - not bashing at all! Just saying blimey it's hard to make up my mind when people's opinions vary so much! Aussie humour is a bit sarcastic...

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started but never took the time to beat MW3, didnt draw me in. i liked the plot twists in BO and it wasnt confusing to follow as someone else had said, plus how much you like zombies could add many more hours to the SP experience, i havent played BF3 SP yet but the couple of weeks i played the xbox and pc demo i had a lot of fun learning bf3 as it was different from the typical COD multiplayer that i have become bored of, it does take a bit to be good at any game and the SP experience will help you in a multiplayer venture if you choose to try it out, try whichever multi for a couple of weeks and if you dont have fun with it then dont play. i recommend getting BO as its cheaper and i know i enjoyed it with zombies, plus being cheaper allows for maybe other cheap games out there. btw 200 hours in borderlands is nuts. i couldnt do that even with friends. also look into the elder scrolls series if you like what bethseda does
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started but never took the time to beat MW3, didnt draw me in. i liked the plot twists in BO and it wasnt confusing to follow as someone else had said, plus how much you like zombies could add many more hours to the SP experience, i havent played BF3 SP yet but the couple of weeks i played the xbox and pc demo i had a lot of fun learning bf3 as it was different from the typical COD multiplayer that i have become bored of, it does take a bit to be good at any game and the SP experience will help you in a multiplayer venture if you choose to try it out, try whichever multi for a couple of weeks and if you dont have fun with it then dont play. i recommend getting BO as its cheaper and i know i enjoyed it with zombies, plus being cheaper allows for maybe other cheap games out there. btw 200 hours in borderlands is nuts. i couldnt do that even with friends. also look into the elder scrolls series if you like what bethseda does


Cool thanks heaps! I'm leaning towards BF3... Just got a 7970 recently and I would like to see the3 Frostbite 2 engine in action. Plus I can get it for $18 legit which makes Origin Australia look a bit silly at 90 dollars.

 

Yeah Borderlands is just a fantastic game. Almost better than Fallout NV. I played it on the 360 then the PC once I changed platforms, that's why so many hours. Plus quite a bit of gun farming thanks to the "bug" the devs left in for General Knox's Armory. That was fun biggrin.gif. Cannot wait for BL2!!! It is also such a funny game, shooting those pesky little mutants with the acid ammo and hearing their squeals is just hilarious lmao.

 

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yeah just recently bought the borderlands GOTY edition for 7.50 usd, gotta love steam. played on 360 2 years ago and liked it, looking forwards to BL2. 7970 should handle bf3 like a beast and show off alot more eye candy than any COD game,and for 18 bucks, thats a steal for bf3 and a good choice. planning on playing bf3 and the fallout series with mods soon when my new build is done, picked up a 5850 for $60, couldnt pass up that deal, plan to crossfire eventually. have fun
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I can get it for $18 legit which makes Origin Australia look a bit silly at 90 dollars.


18 Bucks?! say Wha?! Legit definitely. I paid full price and it's one of my fav current games. I bought Skyrim and BF3 around the same time and It was a decision each night which to play lol. I just gotta say though, ya gotta check out the multiplayer, I know you were asking about single player mode. I never played the bf franchise I was always a COD MW kinda guy but, since playing MW3 compared to BF3... there's no going back.
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18 Bucks?! say Wha?! Legit definitely. I paid full price and it's one of my fav current games. I bought Skyrim and BF3 around the same time and It was a decision each night which to play lol. I just gotta say though, ya gotta check out the multiplayer, I know you were asking about single player mode. I never played the bf franchise I was always a COD MW kinda guy but, since playing MW3 compared to BF3... there's no going back.

18 is for the Russian language version, they provide an English patch. It is genuine and legit, but you do have to repatch it after any Origin update.

 

The ridgy didge EU/UK/AU English version seems to go for $45-50, but I just found it for $28 at CD Keys Direct. After currency conversion is $30. That's a bargain I think! Waiting on a key now and then to download! Yippee! :))

 

Who knows, you might see a clueless noob wandering around soon enough lol. Do I need the Back To Karkland DLC if I want to play MP, or are there plenty of people on the regular maps?

 

Thanks everyone been marvelous oc.net ftw!!!
 

 

Edit: COD BO is $43!!! So even more happywheee.gif

 


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guess it worked out in both price and content, and no you dont need any of the dlc to play maps, and there are plenty of people on normal maps. you will need to download their latest HUGE patch though, which is helping balance and glitches, so be ready for a 1-1.5gb DL i think it is

http://bf3blog.com/2012/03/battlefield-3-patch-coming-march-27-on-the-ps3/
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guess it worked out in both price and content, and no you dont need any of the dlc to play maps, and there are plenty of people on normal maps. you will need to download their latest HUGE patch though, which is helping balance and glitches, so be ready for a 1-1.5gb DL i think it is
http://bf3blog.com/2012/03/battlefield-3-patch-coming-march-27-on-the-ps3/


Cool. I assume that when I download it today through Origin, the latest version will already be patched? Will wait and see.

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