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29. Re: No subject Jan 11, 2005, 22:57 Beamer
 
No, it deserves the flak for having as much variation as minesweeper.

The sad thing is I'll probably rush out and get it for the Xbox the day it comes out. Playing co-op could probably salvage it.

The scripted sequences were very entertaining and well done, the graphics were very well done (they were what kept me going, things like the halucinations,) and the plot via PDA was fine, especially since you could play the audio clips while shooting. The problem was the action itself, it was simply repetitive, redundant and predictable, more than any other FPS I played in 2004 (admittedly there weren't many.)

Co-op might overcome that.

 
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