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I honestly don't think Aliens Colonial Marines is as bad as it's made out to be

#1MilkinNipplePosted 2/27/2013 5:40:04 PM
I'm having a lot of fun with the game. I find it a pretty acceptable game with a very nice Aliens atmosphere.

Anyone else quite enjoying the game?
#2onilink75Posted 2/27/2013 5:44:46 PM
I am enjoying it. I do understand why people are acting the way they are though. Odd, people don't like to be lied too.
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#3SunDevil77Posted 2/27/2013 5:51:25 PM
It's definitely going down as one of my guilty pleasures.

Co op can make even the worst games very enjoyable.
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#4MilkinNipple(Topic Creator)Posted 2/27/2013 5:52:00 PM
I'll admit that the writing for the game is pretty terrible though.
#5moogie101Posted 2/27/2013 6:05:50 PM
But even when defending the game the best you can say is "pretty acceptable", hardly a glowing review is it?

The reason a lot of people came down on the game is that several features heavilly mentioned in previews are missing & the game just seems to have been rushed to hit a release date. Several interviews since seem to indicate that was exactly the case.
#6masterlouPosted 2/27/2013 6:11:15 PM
its been pretty fun for me as well
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#7shawnmckPosted 2/27/2013 6:16:17 PM
Some people liked Duke Nukem Forever too, and didn't think it was anywhere near as bad as all the Reviews and majority of gamers did.
Doesn't make the game worth $60 bucks.
#8Dragon NexusPosted 2/27/2013 6:22:47 PM
Confusing "Game I enjoy" for "Good game".
The opposite is just as common.
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#9Auron772Posted 2/27/2013 6:26:30 PM
Dragon Nexus posted...
Confusing "Game I enjoy" for "Good game".
The opposite is just as common.


Pretty much this. I don't like Half-Life but I recognize what makes it a good game. Likewise, I enjoy the Dynasty Warriors series and recognize the many faults that make it out to be a bad game.
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