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Basically:

FPS Games - Too short
RP Games -Too long
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post #12 of 73
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Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post
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FPS Games - Too short
RP Games -Too long
CORRECT!!!!!!!!!!!!

cod 4 was way too short for a game of its caliber. i luved every frikin minute!
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I think thats why CoD4 was so great.

I feel that finishing before it gets boring is good, CoD4 is definatley one of my favourite single player (and Multi) after the Half Lifes. CoD4 was simply quality missions that were scripted very well, you actually felt like you were a marine/sas guy :
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post #14 of 73
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Originally Posted by Licht View Post
I need more games i can't finish in under 10 hours. (Assassin's Creed *cough.*)
Or HL2.
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If only 2% of the ppl finished GTA... it just means the game wasn't worth finishing in my opinion... one of the reasons I had The Witcher on pre-order was due to the fact it was rated as being one of the longer games out their and I loved every minute of it...

If I have to pay so much for a game it should be worth it...
I've never finished ANY GTA........all of the missions are the same. I'm sorry......that game is just a bad example. Make a great store line and people will finish. I never got tired of HL series, Aliens vs Predator series, Crysis, Doom....I'm sure there's plenty more that I'm forgetting....
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speaking of AvP, talk about overdue for a new game! AvP would be so awesome now with new tech!

Bring on AvP3!!!
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post #17 of 73
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Originally Posted by mtbiker033 View Post
speaking of AvP, talk about overdue for a new game! AvP would be so awesome now with new tech!

Bring on AvP3!!!
You aren't lying man.......ooooh that would be sweet. Based on Cryengine 2....
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post #18 of 73
CoD4's single player was WAY too short. It understayed it's welcome and left me wanting more. Wanting more for my money as well as just wishing I could have had more options in my single player game (weapon and load-out choice for one). And I got bored with the multiplayer game after an hour.

I think the single player game should have been about 3 times longer.
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give us more story... Most games have such a lame story it's annoying

hence why i loved Bioshock so...
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post #20 of 73
None of the MGS games were very short either.


And I loved every minute of them.

EDIT: Love every minute
    
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