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Finally got round to trying B3 now the price has dropped. Doesn't look much better than BC2, game play is pretty much the same, looks like toy town, and soldiers cannot run over 3 inch doorsteps without having to jump.

What was the fuss about?

Quake Wars still seems prettier and more fun to me.
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post #2 of 198
Nothing really, I prefer me some Unreal Tournament.
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Everything!!!!!
 
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I still like Wolfenstein Enemy Territory for a laugh, better than most mega titles and free.

What was the first FPS with the classes type of scheme, was it Wolfenstein ?
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I played that game for years so entertaining lol
 
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Aren't most recent Call of Duty/Battlefield games like this?

It's all very similar gameplay, with minor tweaks here and there, from what I've noticed. I really didn't see a big difference between BC2 and BF3, but then again I didn't see a difference between the Call of Duty games either, other than the era in which the game takes place.

I've just come to terms with the fact that war games like CoD and BF aren't going to improve very much between games like they did 10 years ago. I remember the jump from CoD 2 to CoD 3 was huge! Now I probably wouldn't be able to tell the difference between MW2 and MW3.
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post #7 of 198
Nothing really when you take a step back from it. But its the best shooting game we have at the minute so we play it. Thats my way of looking at it.
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It's sort of that kind of moment where you like a game ALOT but you just can't explain why.

"It's sort of a moment that you like a car so much but you can't explain why you like it" - Jeremy Clarkson
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Yeah I like the goof-off modding (for W:ET). The Xmas mods are particularly stupid.
It's got all the game play elements you get in other games, plus you get frantic man on man gunfights that last longer than something like CoD, which tend to be over quickly.
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Um you can ride dirt bikes... I think that pretty much closes this thread. rolleyes.gif
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