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Old October 29th, 2013, 12:55 PM   #1
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No thread about this coming out today?

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Waiting for it on PS4?



I played the beta and it was kinda cool getting crushed by a falling 30 story building...
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Old October 29th, 2013, 12:57 PM   #2
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I LOVE BF3 but I don't how I feel about buying BF4 for PS3 knowing that in a few months the PS4 will be coming out and you know damn well the PS4 version of the game is going to be leaps and bounds more incredible.
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People over 18 actually buy and play these games?
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I LOVE BF3 but I don't how I feel about buying BF4 for PS3 knowing that in a few months the PS4 will be coming out and you know damn well the PS4 version of the game is going to be leaps and bounds more incredible.
I'm on the fence.

I've been playing BF3 on my POS laptop for the past week or so and that has gotten me itching to play the new one. But it also has me wanting a new laptop because its sooo much better than the console version.

I think they have some deal where you can upgrade to the PS4 or Xbox One version if you bought the current gen game.
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Old October 29th, 2013, 03:54 PM   #6
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Will Greasemonkey take the day off work to play this game tomorrow?
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Old October 29th, 2013, 03:54 PM   #7
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Haven't played since BF2 on PC. Thinking about getting back into it....
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Haven't played since BF2 on PC. Thinking about getting back into it....
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People over 18 actually buy and play these games?
I dunno what rock you've been sleeping under, but video games now earn more money than big blockbuster movie releases.

So yeah...apparently someone's buying them.
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I dunno what rock you've been sleeping under, but video games now earn more money than big blockbuster movie releases.

So yeah...apparently someone's buying them.
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I have yet to hear of any movie ever breaking over $1,000,000,000 the first weekend it was released.
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I dunno what rock you've been sleeping under, but video games now earn more money than big blockbuster movie releases.

So yeah...apparently someone's buying them.
That has nothing to do with my question.

I am amazed that a responsible adult with family would have time to play these games.
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Old October 30th, 2013, 12:26 PM   #12
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I have yet to hear of any movie ever breaking over $1,000,000,000 the first weekend it was released.
$12 for 1.5-3 hours of entertainment (movie, plus snack. make that 25-30 for two)
$50 for 24+ hrs of entertainment (option of multiplayer or co-op)

I'd be curious what would happen if they closed down movie theaters/rental store and only came out on dvd, forcing people to buy the movie from the getgo.

Game is better value for money if you already have the interwebs.






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That has nothing to do with my question.

I am amazed that a responsible adult with family would have time to play these games.
Many responsible adults with families like to get wasted and/or screw random individuals.

Anyone with a hobby wastes time. Your point is as sharp and a tennis ball.
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That has nothing to do with my question.

I am amazed that a responsible adult with family would have time to play these games.
How so? What makes a video game ANY different than the time you spend on GL4x4? Or working on your jeep? Or hunting, fishing, biking, whatever the fukc your hobby is?

I don't play much if any, except for with the kids (not shoot em up games) or after the kids have gone to bed I may play a game of madden or something. I don't see how its any different than watching TV or a movie after the kids have gone to bed....
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How so? What makes a video game ANY different than the time you spend on GL4x4? Or working on your jeep? Or hunting, fishing, biking, whatever the fukc your hobby is?

I don't play much if any, except for with the kids (not shoot em up games) or after the kids have gone to bed I may play a game of madden or something. I don't see how its any different than watching TV or a movie after the kids have gone to bed....
You are missing the point. He is looking to insult someone because he has selfesteem issues. He feels if he poorly attempts to bash someone for playing a game to relax and release worries and stress, he will feel better about the fact that he is not responsible and is not keeping up with life. He has no clue about marketing or why company's sell something that he doesn't like. People with narrow minds such as his can't see that they too are "wasting" time just in a different way. It's really sad that people are this uneducated and it's typically the parents who failed.
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How so? What makes a video game ANY different than the time you spend on GL4x4? Or working on your jeep? Or hunting, fishing, biking, whatever the fukc your hobby is?

I don't play much if any, except for with the kids (not shoot em up games) or after the kids have gone to bed I may play a game of madden or something. I don't see how its any different than watching TV or a movie after the kids have gone to bed....
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You are missing the point. He is looking to insult someone because he has selfesteem issues. He feels if he poorly attempts to bash someone for playing a game to relax and release worries and stress, he will feel better about the fact that he is not responsible and is not keeping up with life. He has no clue about marketing or why company's sell something that he doesn't like. People with narrow minds such as his can't see that they too are "wasting" time just in a different way. It's really sad that people are this uneducated and it's typically the parents who failed.
Two spot on comments in a row!

If you sit back and analyze any hobby or interest it's bound to be seem dumb to someone at some point in time.

It's amazing how critical people get, not only of the subject, but also of the people who enjoy it, when they disagree with something.

Hobbies are like art. Their beauty lies in the eye of the beholder.

Moving on...

I think I may upgrade the laptop so I can be an irresponsible adult and play this game. Although it may not be right away. From what I've been seeing this game is having it's typical new game pains. Maybe I'll give it a week or two fore DICE/EA to get everything all ironed out.
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You are missing the point. He is looking to insult someone because he has selfesteem issues. He feels if he poorly attempts to bash someone for playing a game to relax and release worries and stress, he will feel better about the fact that he is not responsible and is not keeping up with life. He has no clue about marketing or why company's sell something that he doesn't like. People with narrow minds such as his can't see that they too are "wasting" time just in a different way. It's really sad that people are this uneducated and it's typically the parents who failed.
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That has nothing to do with my question.

I am amazed that a responsible adult with family would have time to play these games.
Wow. I play video games. Cod (bo2 and mw3). Halo. Madden. I don't play day in and out. But a few times a week. And I hunt. And I tinker with my 3 vehicles. 2 4x4s and a supercharged Buick. I also work out.

I coach my sons soccer team. We lost 8-6 this weekend but my son scored all 6 of our goals. Yes. He's good because I spend time with him.

What the hell is your point... so I'm irresponsible huh?

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Wow, hold your horses gents.

First of all, I did not call anyone an irresponsible parent, if you think so then you need better reading comprehension, or I need better writing skills. Anyway, sorry if you felt offended.

I guess I was wrong. After reading the socioeconomic demographics of gamers I know that my perception of a typical gamer was incorrect. Even though the study was done by esa and they would have me as a gamer also, since I will sometimes play poker on my phone.

Well, game on then.

I have actually learned something on gl4x4. Amazing.

Oh, and I guess I did not think it through about gaming and other hobbies. Two wrongs in one post do not make a right, but three left turns make a right.
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Wow, hold your horses gents.

First of all, I did not call anyone an irresponsible parent, if you think so then you need better reading comprehension, or I need better writing skills. Anyway, sorry if you felt offended.

I guess I was wrong. After reading the socioeconomic demographics of gamers I know that my perception of a typical gamer was incorrect. Even though the study was done by esa and they would have me as a gamer also, since I will sometimes play poker on my phone.

Well, game on then.

I have actually learned something on gl4x4. Amazing.

Oh, and I guess I did not think it through about gaming and other hobbies. Two wrongs in one post do not make a right, but three left turns make a right.
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