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User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#1

One of the main problems I've had with Call of Duty is that when I am hanging out with a group of friends, we are forced to only play with four people at a time. Has anybody heard any news about possible split-screen system link (8 people for 2 consoles)? Some 4v4 search would make one heck of a chill sesh.

User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#2

If you didn't know, currently system link is 1 person per console.

User Info: Hyrulesaver123

Hyrulesaver123
7 years ago#3
I don't know the max Player Count but I believe they said they were working on LAN (Local Area Network (A.K.A. system link). I think they have a lot of confidence in this game and they want it to featured in MLG and you can't do MLG without LAN.
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User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#4

bump

User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#5

Hyrulesaver123 posted...
I don't know the max Player Count but I believe they said they were working on LAN (Local Area Network (A.K.A. system link). I think they have a lot of confidence in this game and they want it to featured in MLG and you can't do MLG without LAN.
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Sounds hopeful, thanks. In my opinion, system link with one person per TV seemed pointless.

User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#6

anyone else?

User Info: screamingdoom

screamingdoom
7 years ago#7
I don't know if they're putting it in but I agree that this is a necessity. I've had the same problem. MW2 was surprisingly fun in splitscreen because everyone could have their own account and could level up. It was great to play with three other mates beside you also. They definitely need system link 4 player splitscreen.

User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
7 years ago#8

screamingdoom posted...
I don't know if they're putting it in but I agree that this is a necessity. I've had the same problem. MW2 was surprisingly fun in splitscreen because everyone could have their own account and could level up. It was great to play with three other mates beside you also. They definitely need system link 4 player splitscreen.

Glad to find someone else who feels the same way. Bump.

User Info: garyspar

garyspar
7 years ago#9

PKelly121 posted...

screamingdoom posted...
I don't know if they're putting it in but I agree that this is a necessity. I've had the same problem. MW2 was surprisingly fun in splitscreen because everyone could have their own account and could level up. It was great to play with three other mates beside you also. They definitely need system link 4 player splitscreen.

Glad to find someone else who feels the same way. Bump.



Agreed. There are too few games on the market that offer 4 players per console with split screen over system link. My friends and I play a lot of Halo 3 and still play Call of Duty 3 (!) because these are the only games that offer the ability to have 8 people in 1 room playing together using only 2 TVs/consoles. We were hopeful that Blur would've done it, but they're stuck at just a 4 player split screen over 1 TV.

I don't own any Call of Duty games after Call of Duty 3 because they all lack this level of system link support.

I mean really...8 TVs, 8 360's, and 8 copies of the game? Really? C'mon! I don't have enough friends that own 360's to be able to do this, let alone do any of my friend's houses have the SPACE to do this. Developers have been ridiculously lazy in developing games to accomodate 4 players per console over system link. If the entire Halo series and even Call of Duty 3(!) can do it, why can't other developers do it?!?!

I'm looking at YOU, Treyarch...you developed CoD3 with this feature and you haven't brought it back since!

User Info: PKelly121

PKelly121
6 years ago#10

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