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Voice Of Reason: Won't We Have Fun With BF3 And MW3?

I think we're all losing sight of what matters. This whole Battlefield 3 vs. Modern Warfare 3 mess has gotten ugly fast and to be honest, I think we're all avoiding the crux of the issue.

Now, I could've sworn that our industry was about entertainment. If that remains true, we should be looking at the potential fun factor of upcoming games, right? Quality is always a consideration but then again, most productions that suffer from low-quality elements aren't any fun. And if we focus on that little three-letter word, I'm wondering if most of the arguments wouldn't disappear... We should probably refocus.

Who cares which one is better than the other? Who cares which one sells more? And why is it suddenly EA vs. Activision? Call of Duty has become a popular scapegoat but is it really accurate to assume that MW3 will be a bad game? If we look at it from a logical standpoint, will shooter fans be disappointed with either BF3 or MW3? Granted, they may like one more than the other, but what are the chances that either title disappoints? Those who despise the genre won't like these games, but that's never going to change. Personal preferences do exist.

At the end of the day, I sincerely doubt that either title in question will be a dud. I like a good shooter every now and then and while I have my problems with certain franchises (like CoD), I generally enjoy myself when reviewing such games. Can't we just put aside the bickering and accept that Activision and EA will probably put forth great games this fall? They may not be for everyone and I don't agree that MW3 should be the biggest title of the year, but I'm willing to bet I'll have fun. With both.

Tags: battlefield 3, bf3, modern warfare 3, mw3, call of duty

8/24/2011 9:01:03 PM Ben Dutka

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Comments (76 posts)

matt99
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:26:04 PM
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I've been waiting for someone to say this. Thank you.

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Nas Is Like
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 1:18:33 PM

Fully agreed.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:32:57 PM
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Meh, if I see my friend eating a $hit sandwich I'm going to attempt to stop him and give him the delicious prime rib I'm having. It saddens me that some of my friends wont be joining me in BF3 but rather continuing the same BS they've been doing for years in MW.

The success the MW series has seen is not good for the gaming industry. Average quality should not be rewarded with the numbers MW has received.

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tes37
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:58:11 PM

I thought about getting BF3 and I recently got a decent internet speed that will allow me to game online. If you can get past the thoughts like 'my God why is he gaming', I might play some with you.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:59:18 PM

LOL, dude you're one of the best gamers I know (in regards to the fact you play so many games and seem to finish a vast majority of them). I'd be honored to play with you.

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tes37
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:00:58 PM

It's a deal then.

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TheAgingHipster
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:23:41 PM

I assume you fellas will be playing it on PS3 rather than PC? Silly question given the site, I know, but I'm hoping for a few people on here to take it up on PC. I can't use a controller to play an FPS to save my life.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:30:45 PM

I'm getting it for PC, I only play FPS on PC. I assumed you were already aware of this tes which is why I didn't mention it.

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tes37
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:39:14 PM

I'm aware now, so count me out. I'm getting it for the ps3. We can make it WKC II, perhaps.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:43:52 PM

Ugh...there goes my happiness for the night. Ya, I'm going to get WKCII Day1, I got the last one Day1 and I've heard they've fixed some issues I had with the MP.

I'm getting the new Sony wireless headset, you should check it out. It isn't available till Oct. 1st for $100.

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tes37
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:49:45 PM

I saw that new headset and I have plans to get it. I do have the original ps3 headset to use until it releases. It doesn't have a decent volume level in my opinion, so I've been waiting for something different. The 7.1 surround is the feature I'm most interested in though.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:00:20 PM

Ya I currently have a non wireless usb headset for my PS3. It's not very good, I was playing Red Dead MP earlier tonight and it was messing up so I went ahead and preordered the new 7.1 headset.

You better play WKC MP with me or I'm going to get pissy. I'm sure Highlander and Underdog will be on too.

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tes37
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:13:15 PM

I'll play for sure. I played WKC online with people I was unfamiliar with. I won't back out when the time comes.

That's really too bad about BF3, but it may be best anyway since my FPS library consists of KZ3 only.

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MadKatBebop
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 12:44:04 AM

I wish I could get it on my PC, I just don't have a powerful enough PC. (sigh)

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MyWorstNightmar
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 1:03:34 AM

Looking forward to trying WKC for the first time. Been biding my time to buy it since WKC2 will have the original with it.

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Godslim
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 5:05:12 AM

but casual gamers dont give a hoot about the gameing industry they just wanna play a fun game......i couldnt care less about act or ea.......in fact i'll probably get both games as the both look good

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Underdog15
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 1:00:12 PM

We'll be making a WKC2 PSXE guild, if you guys are interested. So far, it looks like Duomaxwell, Highlander, me, and World are all taking part. The more the merrier!

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LimitedVertigo
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 1:28:51 PM

wtf, how was I not invited!

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johnld
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:33:39 PM

@underdog

i'll join, i see you guys playing online but i forgot how to do those party stuff.

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tes37
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 4:44:58 PM

I'll join a PSXE guild.

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Geobaldi
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:39:34 PM
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I know I'll be having fun with BF3. Most of my friends are going for MW but there are a few that I'll be able to team up with on BF.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:46:07 PM

I'll be there, brau.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:46:02 PM
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You don't get this kind of immature, nasty rivalry with RPGs. Just sayin.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 9:46:48 PM

I'm listening to the FFXII soundtrack, I pretty much only listen to RPG soundtracks when I'm at my computer...gawd I'm an RPG whore.

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Claire C
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:16:30 PM

Speaking of RPGs, I noticed Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny listed for PS3 on Amazon with a Sept. 27th release date. Is anyone interested in that one??? o.O

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:19:51 PM

KH style gameplay (which isn't really my cup of tea) but it does look interesting. Thanks for the find, I just looked it up on amazon and youtube


Listed at $50 too, I added it to my wishlist.

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TheAgingHipster
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:20:44 PM

Dude, Dragon Quest is TOTALLY better than Final Fantasy. FF is for n00bs. Pwnd.

....yeah, it doesn't quite work, does it?

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:23:44 PM

I assume you're using a MW thesaurus?

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Claire C
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:29:47 PM

I guess Rune Factoy is sort of a mix between Dark Cloud and Harvest Moon. Looks good to me. =)

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:32:17 PM

Oh gawd don't get me started on Dark Cloud. Dark Cloud 2 is one of my favorite games. Hard to believe it's been almost 9 years. Level5 has been pissing me off this generation.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:38:36 PM

Hmm lets see... Suikoden is for wimps who need 6 whole people in their party to get anything done. I can womp the biggest bad guy ever with just 3 in Final Fantasy.

Yeah that sounds stupid.

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Geobaldi
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:41:05 PM

I need to finish Dark Cloud 2. Sadly, the piece of paper I had in the case with all the recipes I found in game, is gone from the case so I have to start all over :(

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:44:48 PM

Geo I lost a little respect for you. Unless you're under the age of 3 you should have completed DarkCloud2 by now.

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Geobaldi
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:52:15 PM

Lol. My memory card that had my save on it way back when, was destroyed and I never bothered to start it up again after that. I was about 3/4 the way through it or so from what I've seen in guides and such.

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Pandacastro
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:17:54 PM

Do I have to play the other rune games to get the story?

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Claire C
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:22:15 PM

I really doubt it.

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aaronisbla
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 5:05:15 AM

Speechless Battle is one of my fav tracks off the FFXII soundtrack. What better way of saying 'hey, run! you cant win!!' than that track?

Esper Battle is dope too, in fact, i adopted it as my theme music should i ever grace a video game. Nerdy? hell yeah

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Vivi_Gamer
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 7:10:33 AM

Like the rest of the game I did not find FF12's soundtrack memorable. IX on the other hand's is spectacular.

As for Dark Cloud, I am very curious to play them, I watched a review on them both recently and they look very interesting. My question to those who have played them, are they story driven as from what I have seen there is more of a stronger empthasis of the town sim aspect. I'd like to know what I am getting myself in for as the UK version is a rarity and is expensive.

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Syn
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:03:12 PM
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Who cares which one is better than the other?

Aside from people trying to sway their friends to play with them and nerd ragers or trolls trying to making their E-Peen just a little bit bigger, and the companies selling it... no one.

Who cares which one sells more?

EA and Activision, which is why they would try to make the public as aware of the pre-order info as possible, so that you can filter it to PSXExtreme and the community here will go "Wow! Is MW3 really that far ahead in Pre-Orders? It must be a better game."

And why is it suddenly EA vs. Activision?

...srsly? Cmn.

Call of Duty has become a popular scapegoat but is it really accurate to assume that MW3 will be a bad game?

...srsly? ...no, it wont be, unless, as you said, the genre doesn't cater to you.

If we look at it from a logical standpoint, will shooter fans be disappointed with either BF3 or MW3? Granted, they may like one more than the other, but what are the chances that either title disappoints?

I think my brain just exploded, too much rephrasing of questions on a simple topic.

Pick the style of FPS you prefer:

Squad-Based, Large Maps, Vehicles

Run-And-Gun, Fast Paced

As much as I love this site, I'm sick of articles about BF3 Vs MW3, and THEN articles about everyone else being sick of the conflict, I know it gets reads and responses, hell I just wrote one, but Ben... you know the answers to these questions, and you know we do too. So please do me a favor, and take this conflict out back like ol' yeller.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:07:31 PM

The articles aren't just for us, they are for new readers too.

And I'd prefer to have the better game were I to choose.

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LimitedVertigo
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 10:09:15 PM

I'm a shooter fan and the entire MW series has been disappointing me since 2007.

You forgot to add autoaim and prevalent hacks/cheating to the list for MW.

Articles like this get traffic and honestly I'm not tired of discussing it with other MW haters.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:29:13 PM

If you have a problem with the article, don't post. If you have a problem with the way we do things, don't post.

And if you'd like to compare the number of BF3/MW3 articles we've done compared to ANY other significant source, feel free. I believe the ratio would be about 10:1, as I think I've done a grand total of three articles on the subject.

And if you hadn't noticed, we have to produce articles people want to read, and that goes beyond the established readership. Bottom line? Please don't lecture me on how to do my job.

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Dancemachine55
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 12:37:32 AM

You tell 'em, Ben!!

:)

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jimmyhandsome
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 9:32:16 AM

I think people have "hate" for the other game because, like anything in this crazy world, they look for ways to justify their purchase. No one wants to admit a game they didn't buy is better than the one they are buying.

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Nas Is Like
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 1:23:23 PM

I'm sorry Ben, but your post is very wrong.

It's his opinion. If he doesn't like something (like your article), he should be able to voice his opinion and say why he doesn't like it. Same goes with his thoughts on how we do things here.

That's what the Internet and message boards are about, right? Freedom of speech and discussions.

You're coming off very egotistical right now.

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jimmyhandsome
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:02:51 PM

@ Nas

I agree with you....yesterday my critique of his editorial was met with belittlement and cronies saying "tell 'em ben!" and/or "ben owned you!".

I think the basis of an editorial is to create discussion, which may or may not include differing of opinions or disagreements.....which includes the editorial itself.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:49:03 PM

Discussion is about the article. Period. We don't have comments so people can come in and lecture on the site content. You want to do that, send an e-mail.

This editorial is designed to get people talking about the subject presented. If you don't want to talk about it, DON'T POST. I think the danger of getting close to readers, as we have done, is that readers suddenly think we owe them something beyond what we owe the general public. They also think they can dictate the content we provide.

Comments are to discuss the article at hand. It's not difficult to comprehend.

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jimmyhandsome
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 3:26:48 PM

I don't think you owe me or anyone anything, nor am I trying to dictate content on the site. Can't speak for Syn but he seems to sick of the "MW3 vs BF3" topics, and of people complaining about the "MW3 vs BF3" topics....just a little criticism. I think you took it a little personal judging by your response. I don't think anyone was telling you how to do your job. If you reported on another developer saying that the industry "needed next gen consoles sooner rather than later" and readers said "I'm so sick of hearing about this crap!" would you tell them to not click and post on the articles?

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LimitedVertigo
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 3:36:13 PM

Jimmy, if you want to continue this with Ben I suggest you do it in private. It's cramping my style.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 4:14:23 PM

Jimmy: No, that's not what he said. It was a post specifically related to the content at PSXE, not a general, "I'm sick of hearing about this" comment. Read it again.

On top of which, it's completely incorrect. Being "sick of hearing" about BF3 and MW3 at this site is an absurd sentiment. As I said before, I think I've done a grand total of three editorials all YEAR on the subject. Are we supposed to ignore the biggest subject in gaming right now just because some readers find it annoying?

As I said, we are not catering to only one group.

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Syn
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 7:24:57 PM

Thank You to Jimmy and Nas, for at least taking time to read into this. Ben, if I didn't like what you posted in your articles I wouldn't come here, and yes it would seem you did take what I said at little too personally. I meant nothing harmful, or demeaning to PSXE by it.

The post was on-topic, with responses to questions that you* posed in the article, I just think this is an overproduced topic (Maybe not just directly on PSXextreme, but over many game websites) with an answer to the article being:

"Play what you want it's your choice, your preference and style of game play."

Why would I not post if I have a problem with something as well, is that the point? To air out my question/voice and get responses to validate/invalidate my opinion.

I'm not trying to direct your content either, nor was my last line more than a passing joke, one obviously misunderstood and taken personally. Nor am I asking you to "cater" content for me or anyone who raises similar questions.

There's no need for Cronies or Trolls to come out from the shadows, it's a hollow topic is all.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 7:34:58 PM

Well, that's fine and all, and if I misinterpreted, I do apologize. But my response really was only to this-

"As much as I love this site, I'm sick of articles about BF3 Vs MW3, and THEN articles about everyone else being sick of the conflict, I know it gets reads and responses, hell I just wrote one, but Ben... you know the answers to these questions, and you know we do too. So please do me a favor, and take this conflict out back like ol' yeller."

...I'm not sure how else I could interpret that. Sounds a lot like you're saying we cover the subject too much, and that I shouldn't do any more such articles. Doesn't it?

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Syn
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 7:51:28 PM


"I honestly believe certain people think we live in this safe little PSXE bubble that should only cater to everyone's tastes here."

As my last line says in my recent post, it's a hollow topic. But at no point, aside my Old Yeller joke* do I "direct" your content.


"...I'm not sure how else I could interpret that. Sounds a lot like you're** saying we cover the subject too much, and that I shouldn't do any more such articles. Doesn't it?"

Yes, in my opinion, which we are still allowed to have here right? Right.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 8:25:14 PM

Then maybe you could at least acknowledge that you're completely incorrect that we over-cover BF3 and MW3. As I've stated numerous times already, of the hundreds of articles posted in the past few months, all of three editorials involve the subject.

That's about as minimal as possible, given the fact that it's by far the biggest topic in gaming today. If anything, you should be thanking me for barely covering it at all.

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daus26
Friday, August 26, 2011 @ 2:37:39 PM

May I have a say?

I can see the point from both sides. In a lot of cases, both sides of an argument can be right. This is one of them. In Ben's support, I can see how it can seem like he's personally being directed on how the site should run, and how it is ok due to the fact it's the biggest topic in gaming today. This is his site, and he may post up whatever he wants, whether we like it or not. In the end, it creates discussion, which is what we're here for.

In Syn's support, we should definitely be able to voice our opinion, whether it may be personal or not. If that's not allowed in this site, then I'd be downed and disappointed by the moral of the site. Of course, there is a line on how personal things should be, but this is definitely along those lines. Besides, there a few in this site compared to other sites, by a pretty large scale. Even the scoring and reviews get critiqued a lot, which is something I find few here as well.

Imo, I also do feel like it's a lot, not necessarily too many though. We can compare in terms of ratio, but no matter how big or small the ratio, there can be a point where one seems too many to some. It may be 3 in total, but there was also already plenty from the non-editorial posts, so really, we have talked about it many times amongst us. Personally, it almost came to the point where I can pick out specific member's profile name and put them into groups on which they prefer between the two games (or both).



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PasteNuggs
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:12:27 PM
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@Syn

You know what I'm sick of? People complaining about what Ben decides is relevant news. Last I checked, He is the Editor In Chief therefore he can just about whatever the hell he wants.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:30:11 PM

I honestly believe certain people think we live in this safe little PSXE bubble that should only cater to everyone's tastes here.

That's cute and all, but it doesn't really work.

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daus26
Friday, August 26, 2011 @ 2:47:35 PM

Just like you're stating your opinion on what you're sick of, shouldn't syn have the right too?

Yes, this is Ben's site, and he could certainly do whatever he pleases, which is why I think a statements like what Syn says could easily be ignored and Ben can go on about like it never happened. If not, then things are taken personally. Just look at other sites, on how statements like Syn's are ignored by the editors and they go on posting as they please.

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ulsterscot
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 @ 11:17:08 PM
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I really don't see why FPS fans wouldn't get both.
I be getting both - for both my PC and PS3 - as my buddies in Canada are PS3 guys, but my family in the UK play on the PC. - Most of my friends will be buying both (I'm 40 years old so don't feel the need to show my coolness by professing hatred of COD at every opportunity).

Its a shooter heaven this fall/winter - in addition to the above, other must buys for me are - GOW3 and Halo CE HD for the Xbox, R3 and U3 for the PS3 and Rage for the PC.

Anyone want to buy a kidney?

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Nas Is Like
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:32:02 PM

You bring a good point. Lots of people act like they are allowed to only get one or the other. If they have both, they really get the best of both worlds.

Then again, certain people can only get one, due to reasons such as financial.

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Dancemachine55
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 12:34:12 AM
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Battlefield 3 for PC.

Modern Warfare 3 for 360. (After a big price drop, so not for 3 years probably. :P)

Battlefield 3 is my preferred shooter. MW3 will most likely be fun, but in the end, it comes down to which game your friends will be getting.

Peer pressure is a wonderful thing!! :(

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Lawless SXE
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:27:46 AM
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Depends on your definition of fun. In general, I find shooters droll as you've experienced everything they have to offer by about halfway through and then the explosions and battles just get bigger. That's not to say that I don't enjoy Resistance. Just finished Fall of Man again last night and remembered why I love it so much.

Yes, I derailed the thread because I don't want to talk about BF3 or MW3. They'll both be great, but targetted at different people. Comparisons need to stop because they are NOT in direct competition, regardless of what EA says. Not taking a jab at you Ben, it's what you do, but all over the 'net... It only gets worse.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 3:11:27 AM

Maybe we should try to offer something different on the topic at Velocity

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Lawless SXE
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 3:41:57 AM

That we should, but what. I must think on this.

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Ludicrous_Liam
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:49:51 AM
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I remember having a load of fun with BFBC2 in the beta. I had 3 other friends who I got beta codes for and we played for like 3 months straight (I played no other game..for more than like 5 mins lol), then when we were all dead set on getting the game on release..but when the time came I hadn't any money :[ So I sat brooding there, watching my friends play BFBC2 together, thinking nasty thoughts. Then one day, three weeks after the launch, I managed to get some money and buy it. But by that time they had already moved on to another game, so I was stuck with complete noobs everytime I play. ARGH. It is so goddam annoying when your the only person in your entire team actually doing something. So yeah, BFBC2 was actually a dissapointment for me in that regard. But anyway, on to the topic at hand..

Why wont we (and by we I think you mean everyone?) have fun with BFBC3 and MW3? Well, same reason a 360 fanboy will never play MGS4; brand loyalty. It sounds silly but it's the truth. Shooters aren't my faveourite so I'm neutral, just like most of you on this site (RPG lovers :P). But ask a MW fanboy why he wont play BFBC3 and you get your answer.

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johnld
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:38:25 PM

i remember those times when gamestop had those cardboard pieces with beta codes on it. they're so damn stupid that they gave me a new code everytime i went it and told them i preordered the game. gave them all away to friends so we can play.

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Godslim
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 5:09:43 AM
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well i think all this stuff between bf and mw3 is stupid at the end of the day its just a videogame and people will buy the one that they prefer if any.......i think tho the hate on mw3 is a bit silly yes the should reboot cod now with a new engine and style but the mw series are still good games even without it......although i am hopeing they've changed alot more than it appears from the trailers......which after watching the spec ops trailers it looks very much the same as mw2

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Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 5:15:27 AM
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careful ben your starting to sound like me!
;)
no, seriously of course will have fun with them!
nothing has put a bigger smile on my face then the BF3 alpha, just the scale of the maps, and the gameplay was so much fun!
MW3 well, no one does set pieces better then IW!
loved the snow level from MW2, from the climbing up the mountain, to the stealth heartbeat monitors, to the snowmobile race.

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Kall555
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 6:18:30 AM
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Am I the only one here that won't be buying or playing either of these?

I'm not trying to be the mysterious, witty dark horse poster here but in all honesty, i just simply do not give a furry rats arse about any of these games. :D

But really, whose in the same boat as me? Are you just, genuinly over this kind of sh!t? I know i am personally. Maybe i am just getting old but i am seriously over War shooter games. I can't be the only one surely.

For the record, i am not trying to look down & snub on those that like these types of games, i am more or less just curious to know if anyone else has just lost interest in them in general, like i have.



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Eld
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 9:47:42 AM

You're not the only one:)

Sadly, we've probably reached the point where you're lower class gamer if you haven't killed online in one of these major shooters.

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SnipeySnake
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 6:28:29 AM
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Im just sick of shooters :/

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Vivi_Gamer
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 7:12:21 AM

Me too, I have now even gotten to the stage where I am sick of guns in games in general. It even ruined platforming games due to Jak II and Ratchet and Clank.

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johnld
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:39:35 PM

ratchet and clank is awesome no matter if they dont have or have guns.

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johnld
Thursday, August 25, 2011 @ 2:30:50 PM
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i know i'll have fun in battlefield 3 because of its established community. Most of the call of duty community are just retards who are looking to get any attention especially by exploiting glitches, camping, and crap design by developers. i mean, its just retarded to get hit by a grenade launcher just as the game begins from the enemy spawn.

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Stang
Saturday, August 27, 2011 @ 5:33:28 AM
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I purchased both BFBC2 and MW2 - BFBC2 played it for an afternoon - found it slow and boring - maybe more realistic but games are for fun. MW2 gave me 28 days of playtime - thats almost 700 hours for $60 - $90 if you include map packs - can't beat Call of Duty for replay value.

I do agree that all this infighting over which is better BF3 or MW3 is silly - try both and play what entertains you the most.

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