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I'm growing very tired of this routine where companies put out how long their game is prior to release. People these days are so fixated on how long a game is. Who cares if a game is 30 hours long if it sucks? I'd rather have a phenomenal game that lasts four hours than a mediocre game that lasts 30.
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Did BF2 have a campaign mode? :S
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I'm growing very tired of this routine where companies put out how long their game is prior to release. People these days are so fixated on how long a game is. Who cares if a game is 30 hours long if it sucks? I'd rather have a phenomenal game that lasts four hours than a mediocre game that lasts 30.
It's called marketing. They're using the fact that most games in the similar genre are short as hell and the fact that consumers don't like that to their advantage.

I personally think it's an awesome thing. More companies will follow suit and before you know it, we'll have games that take weeks and months to beat, instead of games that can be beat in one sitting.

It's a good thing.
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Did BF2 have a campaign mode? :S
Nope. The single player in BF2 is multiplayer with bots.
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Mmmm.. I would personally have the many hours spent towards developing SP go towards MP instead, but whatever.
SP is just a thing that you run through twice and get bored of.. MP lasts a lifetime.
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Nope. The single player in BF2 is multiplayer with bots.
I'm glad, otherwise i totally missed that. lol

If BF3 is anywhere near as good as 2 then they don't need to put a campaign in. Although i will admit it is a nice addition.
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Ehh. Not buying for single player.
    
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