I thought both had mediocre gameplay and stories. I took some time to look around Columbia but I didn't think the setting was that interesting either and playing Dishonored almost immediately after Infinite didn't help my retrospective impressions. --- The Panzer Squid is the ultimate hunter, blending into any environment until it has the opportunity to shove a rocket up urbum
#22XatrionPosted 8/5/2013 7:17:54 PM
Tomb Raider had a lot of problems so prevalent with modern AAA games these days. Mediocrity at it's finest. Haven't played BI, but it looks a damn sight better from what I've seen. --- Shut your BF28/9 sound hole and listen up. I came here to laugh at you.
#23revolverPosted 8/5/2013 7:19:31 PM
Bioshock Infinite had one of the most well told stories to date IMO. It was like a modern day fairy tale, with Elizabeth being one of the most likable and alive characters in a game.
Yeah the ending left a bit of a sour taste in my mouth but it was great until then. --- Still has a glimmer of hope for Shenmue III 2500K @ 4.5 | GTX 670 | 4 GB | TX 650 | 128 GB ssd | CM 690 II
#24bikeblasterPosted 8/5/2013 7:42:18 PM
I don't even have Tomb Raider, and Bioshock Infinite was is my favorite and best singleplayer game this year so far. Not sure if it can exceed that. --- 2500k @4.2 GHz | Z68X-UD3P | Hyper 212+ | 8GB Corsair Vengeance | GTX 670 | Samsung Spinpoint 1 TB+WD 320 | Win 7 64-bit | Corsair 750HX| CM 690 II Adv
#25Gawl9427Posted 8/5/2013 7:43:20 PM
I love both, but I would have to go with infinite. --- AMD Phenom II X6 1090T @ 3.7 GHz | 8GB DDR3 Kingston | 6950 2GB Unlocked | ASRock 970 Extreme4 | 750w PC Power & Cooling | Kuhler H20 620 Gamertag: Kether
#26Cool_Dude667Posted 8/5/2013 7:55:55 PM
Tomb raider was decent, but I didn't care for any of the characters except for Croft.
Also the upgrades were pathetically bad. --- Not changing this sig until Christ returns -- Started 30 A.D 3770K @ 4.2Ghz | 16GB Corsair Vengeance | GTX 670 SLi
#27__starsnostarsPosted 8/5/2013 8:17:43 PM
I pre-ordered Infinite and I still haven't finished it, I keep coming back to it - playing for a little bit and then stopping.
I bought Tomb Raider during the Summer Sale, I think it was on the encore last day because even then I was on the fence about it, passing on it when it first went on sale. I played the whole game over the long weekend. Enjoyed it thoroughly. 100% the single-player portion of the game. Tried multiplayer but it was a terrible experience.
#28SkyD1ddYPosted 8/5/2013 9:05:30 PM
Bioshock infinite. Tomb raider feels like uncharted and it has shoddy character development for lara. And the combat in infinite feels more fleshed out and fun. --- Why I love One piece:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMa3868D41k
#29Devil_wings00Posted 8/5/2013 9:11:57 PM
Weird to compare games that really are in two completely different genres but whatever. I enjoyed BSI more simply because I was engaged in the story even if the gameplay was super easy (I even played on hard) and pretty dull at times. I never finished tomb raider because I got distracted with other games before the end. It was OK but like BSI I found the gameplay kind of meh and unlike BSI the story didn't keep me interested enough to see it through to the end. --- 3570k @ 1.260v - 4.6Ghz, GTX 580 @ 980/2106, ASUS Sabertooth z77, 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1600MHZ, Intel 335 SSD (boot).
#30TimePharaohPosted 8/5/2013 9:14:10 PM
Infinite was an average game, but don't ever compare it to ME3 or RE6 again, thanks.
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