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GF Rating
4.7

173 ratings

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

Best Cabela's Game this gen

posted by shooterjunkie56 (COLORADO SPRINGS, CO) Nov 3, 2012

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Member since May 2011

3 out of 3 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

Lets face it. Cabela's hunting games just been utter disasters lately. Cabela's has 2 main franchises: Dangerous Hunts and Big Game Hunter. They had a spinoff last year called Shadows of Katmai and that one was awful as well. Now Cabela's is trying to make an actual hunting game where you have to be stealthy instead of mindlessly shooting everything. They've actually done a good job with this one, Hunting Expeditions is a third person open world style hunting game you actually get rewarded XP and GP which can be used to buy newer and better weaopns and optics. This game is what Cabela's was back on the ps2 and xbox, games where you actually had to hunt specific animals and if you didn't you'd get penalized and have to redo the hunt. There's nothing mindblwoing in the game but at least it succeeds at being a good Cabela's game. The game has finally brought back the quick hunt feature which Cabela's game have been lacking for the last 7 or so years. Overall if you want a soemwhat true to life hunting game pick up Hunting Expeditions it's actually quite fun.

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

one of the better cabela's games this gen

posted by NCSFan001 (REIDSVILLE, NC) Jan 30, 2014

Member since Dec 2013

Unlike the dangerous hunts and big game hunter cabela's games this one is a lot more like outdoor adventures. Its actually kind of fun with a lot of different animals to hunt in a decent variety of locations. What is nice about this game is that it is far more realistic than most of the cabela's games this gen; you have to hunt the animals stealthily and they run when they sense you. The guns do varying amounts of damage and can be customized with various scopes and other attachments that change their affectiveness. Overall its a fun game but doesn't take that long to beat or earn the platinum trophy in, so its replay value is kind of low.

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GF Rating
5

Fair

Interesting......

posted by Selectfew (MONTICELLO, FL) Jan 25, 2013

Member since Mar 2011

1 out of 1 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

Let me start with the GOOD:

1. Interesting Species to Hunt
2. Fair sized Maps
3. A few Good Guns

Now the Cons:

1. No Trophy Room
2.Cannot Bring Gun for Small Game although its a suggested Hunt ( Who Hunts Geese with a Rifle?)
3.Cannot "Meat Hunt" Females
4.Third person view is very clunky
5.A "Hunter" that cant even climb a Hill!! Really? And who has to gather 36 Trail Cameras to go on 1 Hunt .. It seems they have had a pattern for awhile of focusing on "Ethics" and the Mechanics of things , rather than the Playability , and Variety , or the ability to Hunt the way YOU want. But since No One else makes these Games ...we dont have much choice . So we trudge through the Mud , and Hunt anyway :) Only a 5 Because of this and there are at least a few Animals worth shooting. HONEST REVIEW FROM A HUNTER.

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