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Poll Results: BC2 or SC2?

 
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    Bad Company 2
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    Starcraft 2
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post #21 of 32
SC2 would take the cake easily if there wasnt soooo many im a bad ass gonna win this by myself kinda players lol
    
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SC2 would take the cake easily if there wasnt soooo many im a bad ass gonna win this by myself kinda players lol
I'm that type of player which is why I stick to 1v1.
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post #23 of 32
I'm traditionally crappy at RTS and was delighted to break out of bronze into silver

That said, I haven't played SC2 in months.

Both are fun, BFBC2 is a little less frustrating if you're a noob unless you are getting base/spawn raped..
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post #24 of 32
I think SCII you have to be a certain type of person to really enjoy the game.

A) You have to be extremely willing to get owned in games that you pour your heart and soul into.

B) You need to be willing to really want to get better, and spend a lot of timing figuring out what you do wrong / can improve on.

C) All of the above can stress or deter people from playing. I have 3 friends who were unable to handle losing and quit.

If that doesn't sound like something you can deal with SCII may not be for you. Chance are you will be only slightly above 50% even if you are pretty good, like myself. Blizzard does a good job matching you up with people around your skill level, so for every win you will probably get a loss.

Though the single player was fun as hell, and there are still plenty of custom maps available for playing.
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post #25 of 32
Completely different games. Even in matches, there is not much strategy to BC2. It's about kills and aiming. SC2 is all strategy. As far as Game of the Year, SC2 I think has a better chance, simply for its longevity. Starcraft has survived since its release. SC2 has such a high learning curve and so much complexity, it's hard to beat.
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post #26 of 32
I currently play both games about the same amount of time each week, and I agree that SC2 has better long term appeal.
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I felt that SC2 was just an upgrade graphics version of the first one. Not that big of a deal for me. As for BFBC2, I am disappointed that when I go online to play it puts me into a empty server more times than not. Personally, my vote goes to NFS:HP. I love the combo of Criterion games(Makers of the Burnout series) and EA Games(the other NFS titles). Its an awesome combination that can definatley keep you occupied for a long time.
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I felt that SC2 was just an upgrade graphics version of the first one. Not that big of a deal for me. As for BFBC2, I am disappointed that when I go online to play it puts me into a empty server more times than not. Personally, my vote goes to NFS:HP. I love the combo of Criterion games(Makers of the Burnout series) and EA Games(the other NFS titles). Its an awesome combination that can definatley keep you occupied for a long time.
I dont remember that being an option?
    
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post #29 of 32
ive only played BC2 for like 30 hours in a week since i don't have high speed net at my house, and single player keeps crashing, but i think its an awsome game. I HATED the first starcraft so i didn't bother buying the 2nd one so i can't really say much about it.
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Both games introduced nothing new that their predecessor didn't. I'll give it to SC2 though just because Blizzard knows how to make amazing games that are still well supported and well played for over a decade. Not to mention they support modding which EA doesn't support in BFBC2.
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