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[Kotaku] Thirteen Things You Should Know About Metro: Last Light

post #1 of 15
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The first thing I thought, while checking out Metro: Last Light during a demo presentation in a Manhattan hotel a few weeks ago, was "Another grey shooter? Seriously?"

The second thing I thought was "Gee, this actually looks kind of neat."

The third thing I thought was "Okay, now I want to play the first one."

My demo consisted of three levels: a military compound, a sewer system under Venice, and a gorgeously gross swamp. The THQ rep wouldn't let me play any of these levels, so I had to just kind of sit there, watch, and imagine how it felt to play them. Which strikes me as kind of pointless. But hey. At least I can talk about what I saw. And based on that, here are some things you should know about Metro: Last Light.

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Maybe I should actually finish the first one. Lately I've been listening to the guitar menu song on YouTube lol.
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First one was awesome, I expect nothing less of this. It will be awesome!
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post #4 of 15
One thing you should have mentioned is that the article says if you go here: http://www.facebook.com/MetroVideoGame
and like the page, you can get metro 2033 for free. (click the "free download" tab after you like the page)
I'll definitely be picking last light up thumb.gif
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I am ultra excited for this game. The first game was by far one of my favorite games. The story and atmosphere is unlike any other game, and the feeling that it produces while wandering the depths of the dark metro is thrilling. I can't wait, and it might be one of the few games that I buy on release. When I heard about them dropping the multiplayer, I was slightly disappointed. However, when I remembered what I'm getting in exchange, a better single-player experience, I was completely ok with the decision. I hope 3D Vision is gonna be the same quality as the previous. 3D Vision made the game a completely greater experience. I can't wait. thumb.gif
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post #6 of 15
Soon as I saw the trailer for this a few months back, I instantly bought 2033 and played most of it in one sitting. Awesome game I hope THQ can hang in there and produce more in the future.
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this is a really bad article.

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post #8 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by really bad article 
Game designers love to throw around the term "dynamic environment," which often means thousands of different things to thousands of different people. Metro: Last Light, the THQ rep assures me, will have dynamic environments. He shows me a pillar that breaks apart as he shoots it. Dynamic!

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post #9 of 15
No gonna read this one. When the person who wrote the article didn't even finish the first game until now...who thought it was a good move for you to review the second one?
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I loved the first game.
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