*dances* --- Everything I've learned about life can be summed up into three words: It goes on -Robert Frost Waiting for Lost Planet 2, Brink, Civ V, SC2
#6guttertalkPosted 3/30/2010 1:34:43 PM
I have to admit . . . when I saw the changes for the Grinder and Gladiator, I had my doubts about HVS. But what they are putting into TCon 2 is pretty amazing . . . the various multiplayer improvements alone are impressive (coop! YES).
The screens show a much improved art direction. The idea of walking into action is a sign of good design. (I loved the anecdote about an NPC knocking over a coke machine to use for cover.)
I think the story sounds better . . . and love the idea of really varied locations.
I know things can change by the time the game releases, but this has the look of an impressive game. I think we're looking at a jump in quality much like Assassin's Creed II where devs listened to gamers.
On the basis on that alone--of listening to what we said--I'll pre-order the game. :)
I think it would be good if the next thing HVS reveals about this game shows the thought that's going into level design. (I'm not a COD fan, but WW2 had some impressive level designs . . . not symmetrical.)
#7sunfalcon9Posted 3/30/2010 1:36:46 PM
Well, i would think they would keep majors things the same (major things= style of gameplay, FPS, ASE etc.) the same because it is a sequel even though its not in the same setting
#8camstar57Posted 4/1/2010 6:55:24 PM
If this has better map design than MWR and equal/better balence then MWR will die. --- Go! To Hell!
#9nogaemsPosted 4/1/2010 7:06:47 PM
Yes we get it. You don't like MWR. Now get out. --- Time for male modeling! http://img153.imageshack.us/img153/6783/1269474108518.jpg