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Why do people think MGS4 had the best gameplay? How?

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User Info: Tepig_Bacon

Tepig_Bacon
4 years ago#1
MGS4 turned the stealth into action. You had generic TPS controls and you could purchase lethal weapons and ammo whenever you wanted to. Plus, it didn't even make any sense. Why would everyone just start shooting at an old guy crawling on the ground? The game basically pushed you to use lethality and gave you an excess of ammo! What happened to finding guns in vents and actually being relieved you found it? Or slowly gaining more powerful, with new allies and weapons? Ridiculous. I hate MGS4. Hopefully GZ will be better.

TL;DR: Screw TPS controls, and Drebin + his unlimited ammo/weapons
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User Info: Ikilluha1

Ikilluha1
4 years ago#2
Kojima said he wanted the player to play the game how they want to.

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User Info: warrenmats

warrenmats
4 years ago#3
The only thing I had a problem with mgs4 is that it barely had any stealth after Act 3. Sure act 3 had a stalking mission but I thought it was boring. Act 4 and 5 were pretty much all action.
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User Info: vind3d

vind3d
4 years ago#4
Of course the new game style appeals to a wider audience. I played SoL when it first came out and tried to rush in like a hero. I got owned! Big time. I like MGS4 much better. ^ ^
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User Info: qlaxmicmizzel38

qlaxmicmizzel38
4 years ago#5
Nobody says that, they all complain about MGS4's gameplay.
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User Info: DrunkBeardGuy

DrunkBeardGuy
4 years ago#6
Chaos Theory is still the best stealth game of all time.
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User Info: Omega

Omega
4 years ago#7
All of the acts utilize sneaking, wtf are you going on about?
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User Info: Devil_Gear

Devil_Gear
4 years ago#8
If you don't want/like to use Drebin's shop, you don't have to. The game is easy enough to get by playing it with having all weapons and items OSP, and earning the BBE at that. As for controls, I personally liked them. It felt slightly odd for me to go back to playing MGS1-3 after platting MGS4.
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User Info: Raycon

Raycon
4 years ago#9
warrenmats posted...
The only thing I had a problem with mgs4 is that it barely had any stealth after Act 3. Sure act 3 had a stalking mission but I thought it was boring. Act 4 and 5 were pretty much all action.


To be honest, the game itself suffered from a lack of gameplay to begin with. Going through and skipping all the cutscenes makes it really obvious. The first time through is great, but leaves you wanting more time to play around with the new innovations on consecutive runs.
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User Info: ukokira1

ukokira1
4 years ago#10
It did had the best gameplay. It was just handled horribly. MGO let the gameplay be unbounded.
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