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Very Good

Great Game... But...

posted by JAlford711 (TRENTON, NJ) Dec 19, 2013

Member since Dec 2013

I will start by saying this game is great. You never run out of things to do. The enemies are challenging. The map is fun to explore. My favorite part of this game is the very wide variety of guns and mods and character customization. You can even set multiple "classes" with different guns and specs to switch between in a fight. Love the game play.

Here is the catch:

The game takes a very long time to load and took up over 12 gigs of my hard drive. I had to get another hard drive just to play it. Initial patching takes a good couple hours so don't plan on playing right away. If you do not play for a couple months you will need to catch up on all the updates of those months before you can start playing again.

Maybe it has gotten better since I last played but this game is also pretty glitchy. There is something called an Arkfall and if it is big, everyone online runs to it. If too many people gather in this one spot, the game glitches out and you need to log off.

It also takes a while to understand all of the different options and different types of "money". I still don't get all of them but I learned not to focus on the little stuff and just enjoy.

All that said, I truly think the game is worth it but it may take some patience. Just don't plan on playing this game if you only have 30 minutes to spare. You could spend the entire time patching if you are unlucky. Enjoy the sniper rifles, as they are my favorite! Have fun.

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GF Rating

Very Good

Console SciFi MMO!

posted by XAQNR78 (ASTORIA, OR) Nov 27, 2013

Member since Nov 2013

I have watched the show and is pretty good. As for the game, you really can't beat a console MMO Shooter. You have a huge map to travel across. Several types of missions, a vast array of weapons and gear. Huge PVE battle w/ Mega bosses. PvP matching as well. It's a game that won't hurt to try. I tend to play about 3-4s at night until server reset @ 2am. You also have a ability skill tree w/ 4 main categories that allow for dozens of bonus combinations. You have access to vehicles and weapon modifications. If you like scifi, shooters, mmos, definite console must see. :)

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great mmo for the xbox 360.

posted by Knightsbane (INDIANAPOLIS, IN) Nov 6, 2013

Member since Aug 2012

now just learn from it and do it better!!

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