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post #11 of 56
Definitely worth picking up. I camped on it hard when I first got it and I still go back and play it when I get the urge to ruckus some zombies.
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post #12 of 56
It helps to have friends on steam but you don't have to have them. Play some pubs and pretty soon you'll build a list. Just be prepared for a learning curve when you get into games with better players.

Best to start with some co-op campaigns, then get into vs which is the great part of the game.

You're kind of late but there is still a very strong following. Whoever said "no replay value" obviously doesn't get the game, at all. I spent months with friends in VS and I still play time to time.
Edited by 2thAche - 3/17/11 at 8:45pm
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post #13 of 56
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Originally Posted by kaivorth View Post
I would not recommend the game. Not to much replayability in my opinion. Same old killing zombies. I got somewhat bored after a week. I bought the game for $5 off some Steam sell, I rather have my $5 back. Keep in mind I was playing the original for awhile.
Wish I could just throw you 5$ right now.

Don't listen to this guy, this game is a steal for the current price T_T It's very nice.. as long as you are playing with buddies
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post #14 of 56
I bought it for $5 and still felt ripped off. It has none of the gritty, brutal survival horror of the first Left4Dead game. It feels like an arcade shooter. The guns all feel and sound very comical, the zombie sound effects aren't gruesome or scary anymore, they're just silly, and all the colors are over saturated so it looks like a cartoon.

So it looks, sounds, and plays significantly worse than the first one. Which was awesome.
    
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post #15 of 56
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Originally Posted by ThunderButt View Post
yeah dont worry you wont be the only one playing... people still play quake 3 believe it or not.
Thats a really good game and probably even better than quake 4 in multiplayer. And I was one of the best at it back when I was 12 or whenever it came out. I'd always be like number 1 or number 2 in it.
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ok guys probably will get it then and if i do can i add some of you to play?

edit: +repped everybody who helped
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You can certainly add me but it's been a while since I played because I'm trying to enjoy BC2 as much as I can before BF3 comes out; I feel I didn't really get the most out of BC2. I was playing L4D2 a LOT before BC2.
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post #18 of 56
yea this game is awesome
player vs infected is an awesome multiplayer =)
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Oh H#ll YEAH!
Usually its on sale, even if not its worth its price.
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yeah dont worry you wont be the only one playing... people still play quake 3 believe it or not.
Hey, Quake 3 is awesome!!!

Anyway, If you played a lot of BC2 I'd say go for L4D2. It's a lot of team-based stuff, and if you liked that about BC2, you'll love it in L4D2.

For those that say it's not fun with friends, I totally disagree. Look, if you played BC2 without friends and liked it, you won't feel any worse about this game. People say the same thing about BC2, and how "it's only fun when you have friends" but for me, friends only make the game more fun, not just fun (I can win on my own, heck ).

And speaking of which, I made a lot of friends on L4D2!!! You can actually use your mic, so the teamwork aspect is there more so than with BC2. I'd say go for it if I were you, there's no hurt in trying (unless you're short on money ).
 
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