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No games are remotely close to being remotely realistic.
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Originally Posted by Lune View Post
Realistic games are fun, my entire clan are soldiers and they would NEVER play Call of Duty ever again, after playing Bad Company 2, sure not everything is as realistic, but it's better than nothing.

COD games are just... meh. To be honest, they make me get sleepy / bored really fast
NOT SP, play MP in HC. I "never" play SP. Maybe Crysis and Far Cry, that's it.
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LMAO!!! Where did you get these people that say "crysis isn't realistic"? Thats about the most contradicting statement I've ever heard. The reason why MW2 isn't fun, is because bc2 os better.
    
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Well it depends on the player.. like I don't hate crysis or halo but that doesn't mean I going to buy it. I prefer realistic guns that's why I play bc2 or CSS.

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I find the most un-realistic games (the ones that don't try to be realistic) to be the most fun. Like Portal, Half Life series, GTA4, and Just Cause 2.
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No games are remotely close to being remotely realistic.
Well, obviously. But when people say "realistic" in terms of video games, they mean as realistic as one can get when controlling a virtual character through a TV screen with current gaming controls.

Video game realism means more realistic-looking graphics, audio, physics, weapon damage, vehicle speed and features. Things like that.
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would still sound inefficient, especially if you're a seal or something.

Edit: Soz, ninja'd



cool, nice info. I guess that also kills the illusion that all soldiers always reload with full clips.
ಠ_ಠ



All I want is a realistic game, in a realistic setting, with a realistic story, and realistic firearms, with realistic reload animations and realistic gun models, with realistic sounds and realistic recoil.
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It all comes down to preference. You like unrealistic or futuristic games, someone like me, doesn't. Just because its fun for you, doesn't mean its fun for everyone. So technically, if the person has a pre existing notion to not liking unrealistic games, they won't play them. Its not that they failed at entertaining, they failed at appealing.

On a side note, I have a few Unrealistic FPS's i like such as Quake 3 Arena, Perfect Dark, Team Fortress etc.
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for me its not the realism as long as its done right, like EVE, 100% unrealistic, but its so in depth that its fun, or Mass Effect, amazing game done really well, very unrealistic

but the worst is where unrealistic games try to be realistic XD
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i dont care about unrealistic compared to realistic, what i care about is the gameplay and whats worth my money

recycling is a good thing, but recycling the same engine with the same mechanics (to a degree) is not, thats why i dont like the cod series anymore. i enjoyed it upto MW. if they went from COD1, COD2, MW, BO (ehhh... BO was decent if MW2 or WAW didnt preceed it) then i might be more satisfied,

if i want to play an unrealistic game with fast past gameplay ill play the one game that i do enjoy the most (Unreal Tournament) i havent seen UT be recycled to the extent that COD has.
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