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View Poll Results: Should I buy this game knowing nothing of the series?
Definitely dude, MGS is a great game! 11 84.62%
If you have not played first than you might not get it but I would still buy! 1 7.69%
You wont understand it dont buy it 1 7.69%
Nahhhhhhhhh 0 0%
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Old 02-01-2013, 11:43 AM   #1
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Never played, Should I try it?

Hi guys I have never once played the metal gear solid series and was wondering if it would still be a good buy because i heard the games are really fun. Its 3rd person correct? I would like some pros and cons please and thank you
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Old 02-01-2013, 05:03 PM   #2
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DEFO dude!!! get it!
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If you can get it cheap, it would probably be worth it. It really depends on what type of a gamer you are. Do you enjoy story/narrative driven gameplay or do you just want to shoot stuff? Are you prepared to sit through cutscenes that are 30 minutes long? The MGS games are really in a genre of their own IMO, it's hard to determine if you're going to like them until you sit down and play them.

Also, I would highly recommend playing the first Metal Gear Solid before playing MGS2 and MGS3, if possible. You'll have a really hard time following the story if you don't since they refer back to the first game a lot in MGS2. Bottom line is that the MGS games are great, but they're not for everyone.
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Old 02-17-2013, 06:55 AM   #4
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i want to know as well if this is worth playing?
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:51 AM   #5
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i want to know as well if this is worth playing?
I would say that any Metal Gear Solid game is worth at least trying.
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