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  • 85% (129)
    Yes, Call of Duty is over-hyped.
  • 14% (22)
    No, Call of Duty is not over-hyped.
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post #41 of 65
COD went from just trying to make a good realistic shooter to trying to compete with other online FPS games, primarily Halo. There are other games that have much better graphics and utilize technology better. Sure, the gameplay is fun, but past that there isn't much upside. And there is that whole Black Ops-unplayable-for-a-month stigma on PC and PS3 (further pushing me to believe that they only really care about competing with Halo).
post #42 of 65
CoD 1, 2 and 4 are good. Everything after has just been rehash after rehash with slightly different weapons and maps. BC2 does a far better job of smaller scale infantry combat. Main issue is Infinity Ward isn't even really the same company anymore now that a majority of the original people don't even work there anymore.
Edited by scyy - 2/9/11 at 1:19pm
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post #43 of 65
The series is dead after CoD4 IMO.
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post #44 of 65
I've enjoyed all the cod games apart from World at War and Black Ops
 
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The best game of the entire series was COD2, by far... Lots of people still play it even now after all these years.
I still liked 1 over 2. Both were excellent games. Especially looking back at where the series has been
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post #46 of 65
Step 1. Get a few kills
Step 2. Initiate killstreak rape
Step 3. Bend over for Bobby Kotick
    
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post #47 of 65
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Originally Posted by canoners View Post
The series is dead after CoD4 IMO.
I agree..
They are just milking the crap out of it now. Only because they can and they know people will buy the games.
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yes.

only COD1-4 and black ops is good. everything else is meh.
    
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yes.

only COD1-4 and black ops is good.
LOL wut?!
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