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i really love the vanilla bad company 2 and i was thinking of buying vietnam.

i always did like vietnam based games and this looks good. however ive gotten mixed reviews from a few of my buddies

so i thought why not ask people's opinions on here. OH and is the flamethrower gay like in call of duty, or is it balanced?
 
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How can a flamethrower be homosexual?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
How can a flamethrower be homosexual?
clever. now 4srs.
 
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I think it's a great expansion. For 15 bucks you get a bunch of new maps and new weapons. The only thing that's a problem is that snipers are OP. They're the only weapon with a real scope, and there are lots of open fields that are easy to snipe on.

On that note, there's a lot of jungle play too, which is a lot of fun. You can't just go running in, you have to be very wary of where the other people are amongst the trees.

Bottom line: lots of fun, not that many people play though. Last time I checked there wasn't a single hardcore server that was full...

And not that many people use the flamethrower, but it's nice because it doesn't have a lot of range, but you do get owned when you get touched by it. It's just how flamethrowers go. Not really a good weapon choice for many levels though.
    
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lol

I play both and I like them equally
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It's easily worth the $15. I think its excellent
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Its a great DLC, definitely worth 15 bucks. IMO the flamethrower sucks though, you have to practically get within knifing distance for it to kill someone faster than a normal gun would.
    
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Easily worth the money. It's like a new game in itself.
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thanks guys for the inital input.

*puts on flamesuit* i dont play hardcore, are there a lot of people playing on the normal servers?
 
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More people play normal. I'd say even more in Vietnam than in BC2 because of how powerful bullets are in Vietnam.
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