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[Polygon] EA 'taking Medal of Honor out of rotation' after poor Warfighter reception

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"We struggled with two challenges: the slowdown that impacted the entire sector and poor critical and commercial reception for Medal of Honor Warfighter," said Moore. "Medal of Honor was an obvious miss. The game was solid, but the focus on combat authenticity did not resonate with consumers.

http://www.polygon.com/2013/1/30/3934302/electronic-arts-taking-medal-of-honor-out-of-the-rotation

Obvious news is obvious. More at 11. rolleyes.gif
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The problem with this game was quite obvious to me. The multiplayer was very poor.

I play Battlefield 3 for atleast an hour a day, somethimes up to 5 and this did not feel at all like Frostbite 2 engine to me. The controlls felt very akward even though it was mostly the same as Battlefield 3. My mouse movment just seemed so weird and slugish under any settings.

Then theres the terrible hit detection that made it impossible to play. I had people take a full magazine of ammo point blank to the back, turn arround and kill me with >75% health so many times that I simple gave up on this game. The only damage that was usually registered was from explosives such as grenade launchers. This is a well knowen issue that has been present since launch and has gone unfixed.

I actually pre-ordered this with some anticipation of it being a good game, only to be filled with regret that I wasted my money.
Edited by Shaded War - 1/30/13 at 3:38pm
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Reasons why I didnt buy it.

1: Locked into origins.
2: Same stupid web page as BF3
3: Waiting for a sale since BF3 hit early buyers hard then again with the premium so am expecting the same once they get some DLC out.
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Glad to hear this. I feel ripped off.

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wasn't a good game..
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make medal of honor in ww2 like before, dat FB2 game engine with snow and in Stalingrad and with a good plot of course, please...

WIN
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Wait... MoH was a SIM?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Alvarez View Post

make medal of honor in ww2 like before, dat FB2 game engine with snow and in Stalingrad and with a good plot of course, please...

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This. Medal of Honor should have stayed with WW2.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SI51 View Post

Wait... MoH was a SIM?

No no, it was a miss. You got it backwards, see.
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I really enjoyed the SP from both Medal of Honor 2010 and Warfighter. The games weren't perfect, they had bugs and flaws but overall I enjoyed them. If the rumors are true that EA rushed Danger Close to release before they were ready then I hope Danger Close can find a better publisher.
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