CoD MW3 (in Off-topic)


QBRanger November 10 2011 3:05 PM EST

I just bought it.

I have to say, Meh.

It is so like the other game I feel I am in a time warp. Newer plot of course, but nothing real different from Black Ops.

Tomorrow I get my reserved copy of ES5.

Guardian November 10 2011 3:09 PM EST

bah all cod rocks..

btw what ES5 means?

AdminTitan November 10 2011 3:10 PM EST

Skryim in <10hours... MW3 would have been a waste of money for me.

Lord Bob November 10 2011 3:16 PM EST

If I had to choose between the two, I'd pick Skyrim. Probably won't play that either though. I'm looking ahead to Bioshock Infinite.

Quyen November 10 2011 3:22 PM EST

lol.. if i got the money to buy one.. i wont. ima pirate it cause i can use my cash for better stuff :P

Lord Bob November 10 2011 3:30 PM EST

*sigh*

Demigod November 10 2011 3:35 PM EST

People buy CoD MW3 for the online gameplay, not the single-player story. Otherwise, these FPSs are just six-hour rentals. And as long as the online play is a slightly polished version of the last, it'll be a winner.

T-Beck November 10 2011 3:42 PM EST

I'm with LB. Can't wait for the new Bioshock :)

Guardian November 10 2011 3:47 PM EST

KW is waiting for Diablo 3

AdminNightStrike November 10 2011 8:41 PM EST

I remember when I had time to play video games........

QBPit Spawn [Abyssal Specters] November 10 2011 8:53 PM EST

like cb ns? ;)

AdminNightStrike November 10 2011 8:54 PM EST

Ah, indeed. I think if I ran a new character today, I'd not even make it to 6 BA.

QBsutekh137 November 11 2011 12:02 PM EST

Over on MetaCritic I am not sure I have ever seen such a huge disparity between critic's average scores and user scores for a game. Critics are giving CODMW3 something around a 9.0/10 while users are a 2.6 (on close to 3000 ratings).

I'd say your "meh" is in good company, Ranger!

Demigod November 11 2011 12:43 PM EST

2.6 on a 1-10 scale is beyond believable. Methinks there's a prank going on, similar to the childishness of 4Chan.

QBOddBird November 11 2011 12:59 PM EST

There's a pretty big CoD / BF rivalry, so I'm sure at least part of it spawns from that.

QBsutekh137 November 11 2011 1:43 PM EST

Yeah, I thought the same thing -- I suppose it isn't hard to "stuff the ballot box" on something like that...
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