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GF Rating
8.4

18692 ratings

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

Nanomachines

posted by jeffreyras (LORAIN, OH) Jan 3, 2013

Member since Dec 2009

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

if i had to describe this game with one word. it would be Nanomachines. Very exellent gameplay and very important story to the mgs franchise. i wish the online mode was enabled again.

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10

Perfect

A must play for PS3

posted by Niles (BRYAN, TX) Dec 3, 2012

Member since Dec 2012

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

Best game on PS3 by far. Looks better than most games that came out in 2012. Wish more developers would spend the time and detail that was spent in MGS4.

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10

Perfect

MGS4

posted by JayDiggle (bountiful, UT) Jun 22, 2008

Member since Feb 2007

75 out of 90 gamers (83%) found this review helpful

First, let me state for the record, that I, JayDiggle, From Tooele, UT, did enjoy playing MGS4. Actually, I really enjoyed it. For me, it started out a bit...boring. I was trying too hard to stick to the being stealthy which in all honesty, is not my style. I would rather figure out creative ways in which to eliminate my foes. After playing through the first few levels, I decided that I would in fact, just start killing people. To my surprise, MGS4 lets you do this without failing you. Granted, if you stick to the stealth route and spare peoples lives, you will get more "money" to use to upgrade your weapons. I personally was fine with the amount of Drebin points (money) that I had, killing people was fine.
Ok, now that that long winded intro is out of the way...
Graphics, as stated in dang near every other review, are top notch. I hardly and I mean hardly noticed anything that was off, or jagged. I actually enjoyed watching the cut scenes. They did a wonderful job of actually showing some emotion in the faces of the characters.
Sound/music. All I can say is that at times, it felt as though I was watching a tense movie. As the action picked up, the music fit the mood. I really enjoyed all the ambient sounds as well as the sounds of the weapons.

All in all, I think that a majority of people will really enjoy playing through this game. Yes, some of the cut scenes are reaaaallly long. But if you enjoy a good story then you shouldnt even notice the length. If you don't want to watch them, just skip them. I would advise against it, because you will be missing out on a very gripping story of possibly the greatest game of the year. But, the choice is yours, which makes this game so great.

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