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post #51 of 86
I agree. I think some gamers build up so much hype themselves that their expectations are too much and are let down by every game that comes out. And apparently it's only the dislikes that stand out and not what's great about games.
post #52 of 86
well the reviews don't exactly help with the hype by giving it perfect 10s

I think it's a very good game, but not worth a 10. Wish they had learned some stuff from saints row and implemented it
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post #53 of 86
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Originally Posted by psun786 View Post
I have finished the main story line and have to say that this game is less than what I expected. Mostly because almost all the reviews give it a perfect "10" before release.
HYPE HYPE HYPE! SALE SALE SALE!.

Thats really what comes to my mind. perhaps the reviewers were bribed.

Meh, i lose all respect to any gaming review mag/site which gives a game the highest possible rating. NO game deserves such a rating, its just totally unrealistic, all games can be improved. this is why the PC platform is so awsome. thanks to modding.

This is an opinion ive had from a very young age, i vaguely remember seeing quite a few reviews for a few sony playstation games which did the same thing. this is probably one of the few reasons why ive kept away from any Sony console.

But anyway, i do think your right. i was hugely disappointed when i heard it was all entirely based in Liberty City. after what they gave us with San Andrea's, no rural areas!?. i gotta stay in a freaking city!?.

Ive not deeply played GTA 4, as i said, i dont own (and never will) a 360 or PS3. i'm patiently waiting for the PC version.
post #54 of 86
I do like the story and the countless ammount of content. But thats about the only 2 things that make GTA4....... "good"
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post #55 of 86
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I do like the story and the countless ammount of content. But thats about the only 2 things that make GTA4....... "good"
What else is there? Story, a lot of content/detail...and what else is it missing?
     
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San Andreas is one hell of a game.
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i am just cause they dont have it for PC lol.
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post #57 of 86
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I do like the story and the countless ammount of content. But thats about the only 2 things that make GTA4....... "good"
Great shooting/combat mechanics, huge open world, varied and intricate gameplay, the ability to do whatever the hell you want, whenever, wherever, vastly improved driving, etc, etc?


Yeah, all that stuff sucks.


As for San Andreas, I liked it, but I think they went a bit too far. the diet, the exercise, the massive amounts of free space... I didn't enjoy it nearly as much as GTA III or VC.
post #58 of 86
I am not sure if this has been expressed before by others but the only thing that disappointed me about GTA IV were the exclusions of somethings from GTA:SA such as parachuting, planes, and the ability to modify your vehicle. I am also disappointed at the amount of clothes we get to pick from. There are only two glasses in SP for heavens sake. But other than that, great game overall.
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Yeah I definately hate parachutes and planes excluded. I used to like hijacking a plane and flying it really really high and trying to parachute into a certain destination.
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post #60 of 86
I dont see how it got a 10, I'd give it an 8.5.... I will say it's a good way to open GTA to the ps3 though. Rockstar paid IGN for a 10 lol!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    
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