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Played this over the weekend, i can comfortably say i would rather sit alone in the dark as opposed to playing anymore after the first level or so. seriously this is a HUUUUUGE dissapointment.

However in a huge twist of fate, the bourne game is actually really solid.
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i have not played it but was thinking of getting it, what didn't you like about the game.
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This game made me not sleep.
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the control is god awful, its very overly twitchy, the camera often causes death, and the combat/ movement control is very badly designed often causing you to die during battles, if you can even begin combat itself, i would definately reccomend you check out online reviews and rent/ download the demo (if available? not sure)

I was convinced i would just need to presist with it and 'master' the controls, but repeated playing leads me to believe it's just plain old borked.

I'm shocked they saw fit to release it in it's current state, playtesting must be a foreign word to this lot, a real shame as this aside it looks to have potential, it's just the control issues really are crippling.
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do you thing the pc version controls would be better?
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This is such a shame; I have played every AITD game on the PC and loved each and every one. I hope that they patch/improve it soon.
I was in the store buying MGS4 today and oh so nearly grabbed the PC AITD too. I shall wait and pray that they sort it out - if, indeed, it is sort-out-able ^_^
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Originally Posted by jaybeerex View Post
Played this over the weekend, i can comfortably say i would rather sit alone in the dark as opposed to playing anymore after the first level or so. seriously this is a HUUUUUGE dissapointment.

However in a huge twist of fate, the bourne game is actually really solid.
Bourne is dog turd IMO. Its a button bashing totally linear game that bored me within 30 minutes
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well my opinion is purely based on the 360 version, i certainly hope other versions will be better but to be honest they same to be hard set in the control of the game itself, some things just dont work, you have to switch to 1st person to carry out some tasks, putting out fires, firing weapons etc, but it's just not smooth or intuitive. i'd love to hear other peoples opinions to those who have played it, maybe im being too harsh?
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post #9 of 13
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Originally Posted by Joeking78 View Post
Bourne is dog turd IMO. Its a button bashing totally linear game that bored me within 30 minutes

Well my preference of that over alone in the dark, further highlights alones shortcomings!
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when does it come out for PC - Ive been dieing for a game that is SilentHill/Resident Evil type that'll give me a good scare. Condemned can only satisfy me so long.
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