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Well, that may be your opinion, but Warcraft 3 has a huge e-sports base around it. But Warcraft 3 has had more time to build up popularity, so maybe it's to early to say that World In Conflict wont build up a huge player base and have tournaments worth hundreds of thousands based on its game. But I'm pretty sure it wont.

Sorry to be an ass, but your reply provoked me.
I said it because of the way you changed your words.
You said "are generally much better games of strategy. I say strategy because not all will agree that they're better games."
You thought that it will change some sort of fact that will make people agree with your statement.

I felt the need to point out that your statement "are generally much better games of strategy." - still can be disagreed with. And I do.
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I said it because of the way you changed your words.
You said "are generally much better games of strategy. I say strategy because not all will agree that they're better games."
You thought that it will change some sort of fact that will make people agree with your statement.

I felt the need to point out that your statement "are generally much better games of strategy." - still can be disagreed with. And I do.
I changed my words because personally i find the C&C series more fun, even if they aren't as well balanced and the sides are pretty much made from cookie cutters.

Chess is arguably one of the best games of strategy in the world, but i would much rather sit down to a long game of Red Alert any day.
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I'm pretty surprised at the lack of units. As long as it is well balanced, and is enjoyable to play it should be ok.

But I do have one question...WHERE THE HELL ARE THE ELITES?
    
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I'm pretty surprised at the lack of units. As long as it is well balanced, and is enjoyable to play it should be ok.

But I do have one question...WHERE THE HELL ARE THE ELITES?
I'm pretty sure the Grunt squads are led by a single Elite/Brute. I remember seeing it in a ingame trailer.

EDIT: Ahh, here we are.
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The Grunts, or Unggoy, are the foot soldiers of Covenant ground forces. Used in large numbers to overwhelm enemy positions, Grunts are weak as individuals but are a force to be reckoned with in groups. Almost always lead by a higher-caste Covenant infantry unit, such as a Brute or Elite, they can wield most Covenant weapons.
    
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I have a feeling that ist doesnt include every unit, just some, and whos to say there wont be an expansion pack.
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I'm pretty sure the Grunt squads are led by a single Elite/Brute. I remember seeing it in a ingame trailer.

EDIT: Ahh, here we are.
Cool....I could see an elite squad being overpowered anyway.
    
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I have a feeling that ist doesnt include every unit, just some, and whos to say there wont be an expansion pack.
I would say they are holding back on the units just for the express point of selling them in an expansion pack.
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Is it me, or do the graphics look strange...?
    
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Is it me, or do the graphics look strange...?
probably because you're looking at the close ups of them and not the full game.
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They can't make a full RTS for a console, you have to dumb it down a bit, and probably cut it back on unit quantities to compensate for the poor controls.

I remember playing Starcraft and C&C on the N64, and boy were those controls a pain!
    
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