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Little background.
I have be an avid video game player since our family got the nintendo in the late 80's, and have played all sort of different genres of game, from silent hill, to final fantasy, but I tell you this game has given me more shivers and goosebumps in the first 3 "chapter" than most other games combined.

There is just something about those Bloody creatures that just scares the crap out of me. They are pretty damn fast, and ugly that they just plain old scare me. Plus it is dark and creepy.

That's all have to say it. Lol

But still a pretty good game.
That and you always are JUST running out of ammo I find.


Anyone else feel the same?
Or am I just a big wuss in my old age?
Edited by Power_Man - 2/13/11 at 6:39pm
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please remove the swearing from your post - swearing isn't allowed here.

that said i still need to play it. got shafted by nvidia during their recent sale
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I personally got bored with it... The graphics and sound set a crappy mood.... But meh...
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It's an awesome game. Took me a while to get into it but once I did I had it done in about 1 day. The ending was rather beautiful I thought.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Power_Man View Post
Little background.
I have be an avid video game player since our family got the nintendo in the late 80's, and have played all sort of different genres of game, from silent hill, to final fantasy, but I tell you this game has given me more shivers and goosebumps in the first 3 "chapter" than most other games combined.

There is just something about those ******* creatures that just scares the crap out of me. They are pretty damn fast, and ugly that they just plain old scare me. Plus it is dark and creepy.

That's all have to say it. Lol

But still a pretty good game.
That and you always are JUST running out of ammo I find.


Anyone else feel the same?
Or am I just a big puss in my old age?
well.........if you were pro like me you would ONLY use the magnum, shotgun, and a SHUX ton of throwing knives and save up all of your AR ammo till you CANT live without it, right now i have a stockpile of nearly 500 and ive only used shotty + mag from the getgo.
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post #6 of 19
All that flower power nintendo games made you soft dude

Metro 2033 is not scary. I only got goosebumps in the library mainly because I was running out of bullets and those ugly oversized monkeys were really hard to kill.

If you wanna cry for help try playing Stalker at night deep inside some twisted lab underground. Even Half Life 2 has more scary moments than Metro 2033.
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All that flower power nintendo games made you soft dude

Metro 2033 is not scary. I only got goosebumps in the library mainly because I was running out of bullets and those ugly oversized monkeys were really hard to kill.

If you wanna cry for help try playing Stalker at night deep inside some twisted lab underground. Even Half Life 2 has more scary moments than Metro 2033.
I tried stalker, call of pyrite(sp?), and I tried it because I was watching a lot of videos on YouTube about Chernobyl. But I just could not get what to do, so I gave up.
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this is on my list of games to buy on the cheap. thinking i'll have to get a physX card, but i'll first have to see if it even plays with trifire at 1680x1050... if i can't hit an average of 60fps with nice settings, i'll wait till my next upgrades... luckily, my 55" takes that res with zero issues.
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I personally got bored with it... The graphics and sound set a crappy mood.... But meh...
The graphics and sound set a bad mood?

Graphics are A+ with sound to follow suit..
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It's an awesome game. Took me a while to get into it but once I did I had it done in about 1 day. The ending was rather beautiful I thought.
You do know there are 2 endings, right? BTW no spoilers, guys, some people haven't played it.
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The graphics and sound set a bad mood?

Graphics are A+ with sound to follow suit..
I believe he meant that the graphics and sound create a good atmosphere (it's a sad, lonely, and partially scary atmosphere), but that he still got bored.
Edited by B!0HaZard - 2/14/11 at 7:31am
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