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User Info: xXKratosG9Xx

xXKratosG9Xx
4 years ago#1
Interested in this. A bunch of people I know prefer Gears and have migrated full time to it recently, but these guys are all pretty much horrible in Call of Duty in general, not just BO2. They play a lot and aren't outright garbage, but if they play against other actual good players they'll be exposed. Which they probably got tired of I'm guessing. I know a couple of others who are actualy pretty good at CoD and still play on it and could care less for Gears so this has been on my mind recently, and why not ask professional gamers on a gaming forum!
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User Info: Zohar_Metatron

Zohar_Metatron
4 years ago#2
I don't think there's a lot of professional gamers around here.

But yeah, I prefer Gears gameplay by a long shot. Also, as a primarily single-player person, Gears' campaigns aren't downright offensive to my consumer sensibilities, which I can't really say about any modern military shooter outside of Spec Ops.
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User Info: SunDevil77

SunDevil77
4 years ago#3
I like both. Gears is a TPS, Blops is a FPS. Polar opposites.
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User Info: xXKratosG9Xx

xXKratosG9Xx
4 years ago#4
SunDevil77 posted...
I like both. Gears is a TPS, Blops is a FPS. Polar opposites.


Ah, that makes a lot of sense. So they're not really even comparable then. A 3rd person shooter is a lot different from a first person if you actually play one of those types of games and breathe it. Didn't know Gears was a TPS.
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User Info: AirborneMp90

AirborneMp90
4 years ago#5
Gears is better because thats what my mom pre ordered for me from gamestop.

User Info: crynryan

crynryan
4 years ago#6
One of the things I've seen in some FPS's, COD especially, are that some of the animations are downright horrible (which you'd think is because you never see your character moving, so they can be as bad as they want). In a TPS, they actually have to try a little more since you're always able to see your characters.

For me, it's about quality. While COD strives for it's 60 FPS, Gears is able to do so much more with the effects. Not to mention that the gameplay is infinitely greater.
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User Info: TheFeshPince

TheFeshPince
4 years ago#7
Neither one is very good.
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User Info: vigorm0rtis

vigorm0rtis
4 years ago#8
I prefer Gears because it's not a twitch shooter.
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User Info: SunDevil77

SunDevil77
4 years ago#9
Quote:Neither one is very good.
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Aren't you the guy who defends MoH: Warfighter?
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