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post #21 of 37
It really depends whether you prefer a slower paced game (vanilla bc2) or faster paced (vietnam). The guns in vietnam do a lot more damage than in vanilla, and the maps are smaller, so the game is much quicker with more constant action imo.

I agree, the hitboxes are larger and it is possible to kill someone across the map with an assault rifle, so if you have good aim and play smart you can easily dominate.

The main gripe I have with vietnam is the helicopters, as they are so overpowered in the hands of a good pilot. There is no easy way to take them out, and the choppers can sometimes ruin a game.

Anyway, I paid $5 for it, and since buying vietnam I have not gone back to vanilla, so I would definitely recommend it.
    
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post #22 of 37
Save the money and **** to your avatar.

Actually, I quit enjoy VN. Well worth the 15 bucks.
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I'm debating purchasing it. Is it worth the $15? What are your opinions on it?
My opinion, NO, nada, nill...


I got it and wish I had saved the money... The maps are cool, the idea is great, but the optimization makes it difficult to see other players... Its just all dull...
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post #24 of 37
Not a fan TBH. It looks great but can be tricky to spot people compared to Vanilla.
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post #25 of 37
The Vietnam expansion runs much better on my PC than regular BC2. I don't know whether this is due to engine optimization or overall smaller maps. Since getting it, I still play on the regular BC2 maps more.

Worth it in my opinion.
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Vietnam is freakin' awesome. I wasted 45 bucks on Black Ops and spend 15 bucks on Vietnam and have played it so much more than Black Ops. Vietnam is def the way tog o for some more FPS actions!
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It was worth it until it stopped working for me. I get a crash to desktop the moment I join a server in Vietnam. I'm just too lazy to reinstall yet. Everything else BC2 works beautifully.
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post #28 of 37
Ok will someone PLEASE tell me what vanilla BC2 is????? I am lost and I play Vietnam daily.....
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Ok will someone PLEASE tell me what vanilla BC2 is????? I am lost and I play Vietnam daily.....
The regular version of BFBC2 without any expansions.
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Its is certainly worth the $15 I spent on it. It could use a few more guns but it is still alot of fun!
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