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Old 09-17-2011, 03:51 PM
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Dead Rising is cool but it has Rockstar graphics and too many time constraints.
I just think it plain sucks. Both of them.

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Left 4 Dead is fun as shit but the campaigns are too short and have little replay value.
Truth. And it's really irritating that they didn't fix the longevity issue with the sequel, isn't it?

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Resident Evil used to be badass, but it's sucked since the third one
So, SO wrong. The third one did kinda suck, but 4 and 5 are awesome. I haven't paid much attention to the spin-offs, although I do expect to get Operation: Raccoon City and the remastered Code: Veronica, as well as the remastered 4. And where's my fucking PSP one, Capcom? Hmm?

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I think those are really the only ones even worth mentioning... to be honest, nobody's made a FANTASTIC zombie game yet, but I think Dead Island is the closest thing so far.
It takes mediocre bits from existing games and makes them into a larger mediocre game. It even tries to borrow Dead Space's atmosphere and put it in RE5's setting. They might as well have just tried to remake House of The Dead for all the new ideas it's got in it. I might pick it up when it's sub-10, because it's still a zombie game and therefore a required part of the collection.

And you forgot the zombie version of Red Dead Redemption, Undead Nightmare
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