offical id software and valve games are always a day 1 purchase or pre-order. They always get the fundamentals right -> movement feel and gun play and smooth frame rates.
edit - same goes for blizzard actually.
they might not always be innovative or original, but its the basics that order dev's just can't right which ruin games.
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