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post #21 of 71
It was not even that great a game . . .

It is never made clear what exactly the plot is - the story comes across as clips of random violence. The PC version is a poorly done console port that, like UT3, uses control schemes that work well on consoles but not with keyboard/mouse. Much of the campaign is strictly linear and has you holding the "W" key for extended periods simply for lack of options. The most annoying 'feature' is that the action is frequently interrupted by unskipable cut-scenes.
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Yes that is an absurd amount of money for a video game. And I gotta say that Single Player wasn't bad.
It wasn't bad, but it wasn't great. The never really explained a lot of stuff, but at least there was some depth to the story, even if it wasn't fantastic.

The multi is fun though, but it's more of the same. They are definately catering for console gamers more now though, it's hard to deny that. You actually get an achievement for killing someone with one shot, and another from "distance". That means every time you kill someone with a sniper, you get 2 achievements flash up.

I don't really need rewarding for playing the game, the game itself should be a reward.
post #23 of 71
I really enjoy the multi-player in Black Ops. It's super addictive and is a lot more balanced than MW2 was. I haven't touched the single player yet because the multi isnso damn addictive!

You guys just ***** sooooo much and no one can accept that some people actually really like the game. You're all immature beyond belief.
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post #24 of 71
i thought cod4's single player was much better...


i can't get addicted with black ops like i did to mw2, mw2 had more fun, more trash talking, more cheap tactics more stupid stuff yet i find it more fun..
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I really enjoy the multi-player in Black Ops. It's super addictive and is a lot more balanced than MW2 was. I haven't touched the single player yet because the multi isnso damn addictive!

You guys just ***** sooooo much and no one can accept that some people actually really like the game. You're all immature beyond belief.
Have you ever played a game like TF2 before? That's eons more balanced than mw2 and has a much better community
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Have you ever played a game like TF2 before? That's eons more balanced than mw2 and has a much better community
Yes, I own TF2

That's a different game than COD. I have no idea why you brought that up...

I am simply stating that I:

a) enjoy Black Ops

b) think you guys ***** too much about pretty much everything
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post #27 of 71
Only reason why people bought into Black Ops was because of the semi decent games that Infinity Ward produces.

They figure "OOOOOOOOOOOOOH NEW CoD, MUST GET NAOW!"

20 minutes after getting home. "Wow this game sucks, just like WaW. Wait a minute, didn't WaW come out two years ago . OH I SEE WHAT YOU DID THUR ACTIVISION! "
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I haven't touched the SP, but the MP is pretty fun. I still feel dirty for giving Activision any money, but props to Treyarch.
    
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Gosh, how does Call of duty manage to outsell a clearly superior FPS game, especially in terms of multiplayer, like Battlefield BC2
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Nice.

Yeah, single player was fun.

I just can't figure out how to play in MP.
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