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Originally Posted by cokesodacan View Post
EDIT: Also, I don't like the fact that the retail copies only install half of the game. You have to download the rest of the game online.
isn't that indicative of a day one patch?
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Thats one thing I like about the game. No need to hit an enemy with 6-20 shots before he dies.
After playing other games, such as Black Ops for a little while and coming back to play Homefront I'll say that it isn't that bad and it makes me think more tactically. However, I was also playing Bad Company 2 and I took more than 2 shots to the body before going down. There has to be a middle ground. In a game like this, you shouldn't be able to run around shoot people and take enough shots so that there would be nothing left of you and still live, but you should be able to be buffed up enough a shot or two from a bad guy before running away to get some backup.

The thing is, they should have had the player more buffed be normal and modify the current system as "hardcore" (along with the other things that makes hardcore.. hardcore). If you're going to have the players health be "tactical" make the entire thing more tactical.

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Originally Posted by -iceblade^ View Post
isn't that indicative of a day one patch?
I don't think so. I checked the "recent news" section of Homefront to see if there was a day one patch. Also, other users reported the same thing on the Steam forums. It might be a form of copy-protection. The pirates can't get the game off of an employee at a store and upload a rip if half the game is missing, right?

It also reminds of the PC MW2 fiasco where the second disc was a dud. Thankfully I got my copy of MW2 for free and 8 months after that. But even that copy had the second disc be a dud. Thankfully I knew before hand.
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This game is perfect for those wanting something new from Call of Duty 4 yet not as unrealistic as Bad Company 2's 10-15 bullet kills.

Wished Single Player was longer, going to do it all over again on hard or nightmare whatever the highest is. I think the game is great looking. Graphics on par with Stalker CoP easily.

Game feels like a HL2 / CoD4 hybrid with better graphics than both.
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post #24 of 41
no idea how homefront is... its still downloading :/
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post #25 of 41
short, very short... multiplayer is mw2 exactly.... not bad and fun but it's nothing new
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post #26 of 41
I don't really like it in my opinion, the ai in the game is so stupid. I played this game for like 25-30 minutes at my friends house and for whatever reason the ai is constantly running into your character... This is the year 2011 and they still have poor ai in some games?
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post #27 of 41
so in other words... its been clocked already...... HA!! glad i got shogun 2 then
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It's a good thing I checked this thread out before I opened the copy I got from Gamestop. I can get my money back, nice!
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post #29 of 41
I picked this game up a few nights ago. My thoughts my echo what others have said. This is not even worth 50$ at all. If it were on sale for 10$ I would say pass also. The multiplayer reminds me so much of Modern Warfare. The single player was ok. The plot is awesome but the game's mechanics seem off to me.

I'm out 50$ and not very happy. Back to BC2 for FPS until BF3.
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post #30 of 41
Damn... Steam caught me on this one... I bought this damn game just because of the metro 2033 bundle.

I though, well if it has something to do with metro 2033, it ought to be good. Maybe same developers worked on it (like stalker)

on the other hand, last year I bought all of stalker games because I liked metro 2033 and found out the same people worked on both games
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