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post #31 of 47
I want a good game from them, then I will support them... I was heavily disappointed with Homefront, so at this point, I really couldn't care less about their success or fail right now...
     
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Company of Heroes
Dawn of War
STALKER
Metro 2033
Red Faction
Saints Row
Supreme Commander

Oh yeah, THQ only makes bad games
Homefront might be bad, but a drop like that is NEVER deserved. Unless it was Activision...
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I don't understand. Why would you release a game that is knowingly mediocre and would most certainly fail against the titans of the genre... I know this happens all the time but I don't understand why a big developer like THQ can't do it right the first time, they're not new to this industry .
post #34 of 47
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Originally Posted by Kirby1 View Post
I guess devs will think harder next time they are about to over hype their games.
Devs don't over hype, that's what their marketing crew gets paid for. Devs develop games, and that's just about it.
 
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i think the reviews are so scattered, because so many reviewers went in expecting different things, which seems to be the case after you read a few different ones.
Indeed. If you went into this game expecting a COD contender... lol. Way to be misinformed, not going to take your review into account.

I like the game.
    
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100% agree. COH is without a doubt the best RTS ever. I've seen COH replays that were more fun to watch than blockbuster Hollywood movies. Also DoW2 : Retribution is frickin amazing.
Have to agree on all the CoH love. It's a fantastic game, not set in crazy sci-fi land, excellent fluidity in game play, excellent graphics for the genre, and has a large learning curve much like SC did/does.

Excellent game no doubt, would be in my top 5 best RTS of all time. I think WC3 was the all time, personally, but this is right up there.

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Darksiders was dope.
I was thoroughly thrilled with this game! Darksiders is lots of fun, great story, good hack'n'slash.
    
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I think I have been disappointed by almost every THQ game in quality. Its usually buggy, laggy, and poorly coded. Or like Homefront really short and a cheap multiplayer (theres like 8 guns with like 3 scopes in 3 variations each).
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I use to like THQ but they aren't cutting it anymore. Gotta make more fun games.
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I think I might invest in stock and wait for their next crappy assassin's creed sequel to come out.
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Originally Posted by B!0HaZard View Post
Company of Heroes
Dawn of War
STALKER
Metro 2033
Red Faction
Saints Row
Supreme Commander

Oh yeah, THQ only makes bad games
Homefront might be bad, but a drop like that is NEVER deserved. Unless it was Activision...
Don't deserve it? "THQ: Pre-owned games ‘cheat’ publishers"

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Earlier this month THQ CEO Brain Farrell admitted that initiatives such as DLC codes and potentially premium online multiplayer could “increase our digital revenue, engage players with our games for a longer period of time and reduce the impact of used games”.
Yeah, how's that working out for you? Oh, a 26% drop in share price? Oh dear. That's just unfortunate.
Edited by Viridian - 3/20/11 at 3:49pm
    
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