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Ok, first off, I don't play games for hours and hours because I don't have time. I might play for an hour max.

Keeping that in mind, for those that have GRAW PC, wouldn't you agree that this game is simply near impossible at/beyond mission 5 and later? I literally stopped playing this because each mission takes hours. This is NOT BECAUSE ITS LONG, but simply because there is no quicksave. If you get sniped, YOU START OVER half an hour before.

You cannot do any tactics that might get you sniped and have to hide yourself while letting your team do the work.

Ex) Mission five you need to sneak into a castle, and to do so, you must backtrack all the way to the start of the map, take a new path, and "sneak" into the castle, blowing up TWO long range artillary pieces before the game saves. Oh, and enemies respawn all the way back along the trip. Not only this but all my enemies can see me perfectly in the thick of night even without thier flashlights or night goggles (only you have them.) It takes two shots to die. There goes my $40 green ones.

I am still stuck there two days later. It was only fun the first few levels until this BS gets annoying.

It's a fun game, but it really makes it's length simply from NOT including savegames. I can't redo segments twenty times (20x30min=no) either.

This feature or lack of a feature makes this game impossible and not very fun.
I'm dissappointed.
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Yes, I feel pretty much the same way. I love'd the original and still play it sometimes, that makes what 4 years or so! I agree the lack of the save game when ever feature is horrible. I'm already mad I need to get a new graphics card to play it better. I'm hoping in the first patch that they fix the quicksave.
Also I don't like how you can't play as one of the other team mates. Its cool that its more team based, but still, it would be nice to be able to control them sometimes. I'm hope the online play is awesome, only way IMO that it will be able to out do the original. So far I think the original played better by far.
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I picked it up this morning after trying the demo. My primary interest is in co-op play. I think if you have a couple of human allies playing in the squad, it might get much easier (especially while running teamspeak). Your squadmate ai just isn't the same as having human allies.
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As soon as I to the third nighttime mission, I got pretty sick of it.
     
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