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GF Rating
5.1

405 ratings

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GF Rating
5

Fair

Not What I thought at all

posted by Brick_House_42 (MARSHALL, TX) Apr 7, 2014

Member since Apr 2014

2 out of 3 gamers (67%) found this review helpful

I don't know if it was me or what But the weapons was not cool at all..when close to wall or edge you can't shoot. at least I couldn't. Not to much more can I say as I didn't get a chance to play, but I found it view and movement control so out of the normal of set up. so not what I remember. use to be my fav game on Xbox.

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

Awesome Experience

posted by marlynbrando69 (ELGIN, SC) Mar 20, 2014

Member since Mar 2014

6 out of 11 gamers (55%) found this review helpful

It seems much of the internet hates on this game because of the length, but with a small amount of reading comprehension the length should come at no surprise. The game is advertised as the "prologue" to metal gear solid: The Phantom Pain, which of course means it is not a full game. With the $30 physical price tag ($20 digital) , if you expected a full game then that is simply an error in basic cognitive ability. That being said, I have already invested more time into this game than many "full priced" games. Yes, there is only one level to explore, yes you can beat the "campaign" in less than 2 hours, however, yes this is an awesome interactive sandbox and yes this is a must own for any metal gear fan. Those new to metal gear should most likely not start with this game, It is a continuation of peace walker and has hours worth of snip-it recordings and references to PEACE WALKER.
In summation:
-Pros: -Hours of fun metal gear game-play packed into an affordable prologue
-Continuation of peace walker's story
- Prepares you emotionally, psychologically, and physically for the experience that will be The Phantom pain
- Tight game play mechanics and reactive/responsive A.I
- Open world...
Cons: -Some minor graphical hiccups for those who find that sort of thing appealing (I do not care about those details, so this is not reflected in my score)
- Having to wait a year or so for Phantom Pain
- Having to wait a year or so for Phantom Pain
- This is not the phantom pain.

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

Hypes you up for The Phantom Pain

posted by DevenWarlord (FRISCO, TX) Mar 25, 2014

Member since May 2013

4 out of 8 gamers (50%) found this review helpful

First off, sgt077 has no idea what he's talking about. Metal Gear is decades older than splinter cell. Big boss has also been a playable character in MGS3, and PW, so no, he's not a ripoff of Sam Fisher. Now that the problem is out of the way, I can tell the positives of this game. First, this is a great showing of kojima's new graphics engine, FOX engine.This is also a great representation of MGS going free roam and of what's to come in The Phantom Pain. Although it is short, I've put at least 10+ hrs into this game and I'm still not finished. If you're hating this game because of the length or sgt077, shame on you. You should judge this game based on quality over quantity.

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