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Call of Duty is the most overrated game/series ever.
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Re: Call of Duty is the most overrated game/series ever.

Now now now, the COD games may be overrated, but they aren't bad games. Anyone who says "COD SUCKS" is just as bad as saying "COD IS BEST".

I highly enjoyed the single player campaigns of MW and MW2 (I don't like the Treyarch CODs), and consider them to be some of the best examples of cinematic FPSs done right.

The online isn't my thing though. That's where Bad Company 2 comes in.

The Desert Fox Wrote:Nowadays nothing says "game of the year" like being able to absorb bullets like rays from the sun, fire weapons with god-like accuracy, having enemies stand two feet away and emptying their magazine without being able to hit you once, and have blades able to kill people with a poke to the toe while simultaneously being able to take a fucking rocket propelled grenade to the face without dying.

COD isn't trying to be ARMA 2, Fox.
06-03-2011 04:13 PM
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Funny, I hear people all the time praising it for being "so realistic". Maybe it's possible that they fail to grasp the concept that things other than graphics matter in a game.

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The Desert Fox Wrote:Funny, I hear people all the time praising it for being "so realistic". Maybe it's possible that they fail to grasp the concept that things other than graphics matter in a game.
You may hear blind fanboys praising it with whatever random aspect they can find (realism being one of them) but the developers have never claimed that it's realistic.
06-03-2011 08:40 PM
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Fair enough, I guess. Still, it's rather ridiculous how they seem to try to maintain an air of "realism".

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(11-27-2011 10:52 AM)Efs Wrote:  Our Army is more professional than Amerika. Smile
Except ours isn't allowed to have guns
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06-04-2011 05:28 AM
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Oh please, you crazy crackers, Borderlands kicks more ass than any of these military shooters.

Eh, mehbeh I'm biased because I like a game that's more fun than realistic.
06-05-2011 08:24 AM
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robexib Wrote:Oh please, you crazy crackers, Borderlands kicks more ass than any of these military shooters.

Eh, mehbeh I'm biased because I like a game that's more fun than realistic.
Fun is subjective, and Fox has already made clear COD isn't realistic.
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Anyone who values supposed "realism" in sacrifice of fun in a videogame is a massive raging faggot
06-05-2011 10:27 AM
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BaronVonStrangle Wrote:Anyone who values supposed "realism" in sacrifice of fun in a videogame is a massive raging faggot

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Blobthe15 Wrote:
BaronVonStrangle Wrote:Anyone who values supposed "realism" in sacrifice of fun in a videogame is a massive raging faggot
Ah, but in the case of S.T.A.L.K.E.R., fun, realism, and challenge are blended perfectly. Problem, Rebelnerd? :troll:

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People don't want realism. Just the perception of realism. If all games were like IRL you would be down after one shot to the chest writhing in pain. You wouldn't be able to hit shit because of the recoil and you would empty a magazine in a matter of seconds.
Nobody wants to play that game.
06-06-2011 07:12 AM
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Thought Criminal Wrote:People don't want realism. Just the perception of realism. If all games were like IRL you would be down after one shot to the chest writhing in pain. You wouldn't be able to hit shit because of the recoil and you would empty a magazine in a matter of seconds.
Nobody wants to play that game.
Weird, one of the reasons why I like Ess Tee Ayy Ell Kay Eey Arr is because you need to take cover, lean around corners, fire in short bursts or semi auto due to the muzzle climb, and watch your ammo count.

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(11-27-2011 10:52 AM)Efs Wrote:  Our Army is more professional than Amerika. Smile
Except ours isn't allowed to have guns
CrayolaColours Wrote:That post owned. TDF wins post of the year.
Faby Wrote:
krissy Wrote:dessert fox
Mmm, flambéed vulpine.
"There is no enemy, there is no victory, only boys who lost their lives in the sand."
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You like those things because it helps further immerse you in the world.

Immersion is very important, realism just make it easier to achieve.
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Well, yeah. It also adds balance and challenge, so yeah.

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(11-27-2011 01:00 PM)psychopath Wrote:  
(11-27-2011 10:52 AM)Efs Wrote:  Our Army is more professional than Amerika. Smile
Except ours isn't allowed to have guns
CrayolaColours Wrote:That post owned. TDF wins post of the year.
Faby Wrote:
krissy Wrote:dessert fox
Mmm, flambéed vulpine.
"There is no enemy, there is no victory, only boys who lost their lives in the sand."
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