Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
E3 2009: Modern Warfare 2 Preview - Putting the Wood Back in Hollywood
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I’ll hold my hands up here and admit this ... I was supremely underwhelmed with the showing of Modern Warfare 2 at this year’s Microsoft press conference. I’m not sure why, it just didn’t “wow” me like COD4 did when I first saw it a few years back. After a long bloody few days at E3 and with 30 minutes of the show left on the last day, I had one game left to see, Modern Warfare 2. In the end I couldn’t have planned it any better, ending such a successful show with a bang and with Infinity Ward restoring my faith in their franchise. That’s a double whammy closer if there ever was one. Before I go on, let me first point out that the walkthrough that took place behind closed doors was an extended version of the one at the conference and from a personal standpoint ... the press conference unveiling skipped out the best bits which made it seemed disjointed.

With Infinity Ward’s Drew McCoy at the helm, we pick up the mission, “Cliffhanger,” right at the beginning with fan favourite MacTavish on hand to assist McCoy’s character, “Roach.” It might be worth noting at this point that Modern Warfare 2 is in fact a direct sequel to the 2007 title and similarly, tells the story from multiple perspectives. This scene will be familiar to people who managed to see the Microsoft press conference, but being in a more intimate environment allowed us to pick up on things that were lost in the white noise of the Monday morning conference. It tended to be the little things we noticed more ... the impressive attention to detail. As Roach traversed the cliff edge and continued to climb the cliff-face, we couldn’t help but notice the little things, like the ice gripping onto MacTavish’s beard, the much more refined and impressive character models, the wind whistling across the cliff-face wildly blowing about the tassels on Roach’s jacket and the ice cracks getting steadily bigger the longer Roach’s ice-pick stayed embedded in the icy cliff-face.

The first part of the mission was to stealth through an enemy encampment taking advantage of the low level visibility and harsh conditions. Roach and MacTavish made use of their suppressed rifles and heart beat detectors on their weapons to get in unannounced. Just after Roach places the C4 on the fuel station, the press conference gameplay cut away, however, luckily for us, the mission continued. The attention to detail continued to become more apparent the further the mission went on, whether we highlight the light snow fall, the harsh winds echoing across the base or the MiGs flying overhead, they all help create an atmosphere. An atmosphere and mood that helps you get immersed in the gameplay and the world that Infinity Ward have created.

(this screenshot is not associated with the walkthrough. Infinity Ward & Activision have only released 3 fairly generic and random screens so far ... but we want to make it look pretty of course)
From this point, MacTavish ordered Roach to sneak around the back of one of the hangars and make his way towards the mission objective. Roach made his way up a flight of stairs inside of the hangers and eventually found himself at the target computer where he continued to download the sensitive information. It’s at this point the shit really hits the fan. Unfortunately the stealth mission was about to turn a little John Rambo. Your superior, MacTavish, appears to have been compromised and that means that Plan B is now the only viable solution if both of you are to get out of there alive. As the enemy troops approach MacTavish, the previously placed C4 is detonated creating a distraction, allowing Roach to storm in and save the day. It’s about here that the Microsoft press conference drops back into the action.

The next area was just all out war as Roach and MacTavish attempted to flee the base and head for the extraction point whilst having to contend with the enemy on full alert along the way. It’s here we encountered a much more open and less linear environment that we really didn’t see much of in the original. Whether this is a sign of things to come for the title, who knows, we don’t. This was a vertical splice and we’re not mind readers ... yet.

The next scene – listen to me, I’m talking as if it’s a film now – takes Roach and MacTavish down a large snowy embankment. One scripted MacTavish ice-pick to the chest later and you’ll find yourself aboard a snowmobile heading to extract. Before I make obvious note of the “ZOMG, rideable vehicles in Modern Warfare 2!!!!!1!” I must draw attention to the impressive and realistic character animations that I’d seen throughout; the MacTavish ice-pick to the chest incident was just a perfect example of that realism. Where was I? Oh, I know ... vehicles. Of course the snowmobile means that Modern Warfare 2 will feature at least one rideable vehicle, but how far they take that remains to be seen. McCoy did add though that there was “no vehicle mandate” stating the snowmobile fits from a design perspective.

Halfway through the snowmobile chase the Microsoft press conference showing faded out and ended. I’m not sure why though, because the huge downhill chase scene – showing off the large environment and impressive draw distance – that followed, was one of my highlights of the presentation. If I could use one word to describe it, “wow” might actually be pretty damn appropriate. When MacTavish and Roach reached the end of the run, one cliché Hollywood style jump across a large crevice later and our two boys are at the extraction point and the presentation ends.

The Modern Warfare 2 engine has been tweaked and upgraded since COD4, and rightly so as well. Infinity Ward highlighted a few key upgrades that allowed them to get the best out of the engine for Modern Warfare 2. The first tech upgrade was now that the engine features “texture streaming,” ultimately allowing bigger environments and a much higher level of detail in the world to be portrayed. That much was apparent in the walkthrough. The second major upgrade was the enemy AI, as Infinity Ward sought to make it more dynamic, which must be a necessity especially with their new focus on creating bigger environments. Seeing as not all the action took place in narrow corridors, the scripted AI of COD4 would never have worked. Now the enemies will be more aware of their surroundings, whether it be where they are, posing behind cover for instance, or where you are; watch out for that melee now. This essentially means that they’ll move around and the battles should never be the same, giving it that more natural and instinctive feeling.

Infinity Ward seems to be back on form with Modern Warfare 2, but then again, are they ever off form? Questions regarding campaign length were inevitably answered with the usual non-committal response, “we’re not sure yet.” A similar non-committal response was issued when questions regarding the multiplayer were pinged around, although they did remind us of the two exclusive Xbox 360 map packs being available after launch. What we did see on show was Infinity Ward delivering another Hollywood style shooter with plenty of variation throughout. Our first impressions of the shooter, out this fall, are that this bad boy oozes class and style, and we’re excited to see more of the title in the coming months.

Modern Warfare 2 is currently slated for a November 10th release in North America and Europe (unconfirmed for Europe).


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Comment #1 by RawleyM
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:40:39 PM
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Cant wait!

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Comment #2 by II KaotiK
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:43:30 PM
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Niceee. Read this a few times over.


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Comment #3 by II KaotiK
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:44:41 PM
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BTW Webb, thanks for posting all this news, it's really good :) And this is by far my most trusted Xbox 360 news site. It's a credit to your hard work. :)


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Comment #4 by Shadow Slayer63
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:47:21 PM
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Comment #5 by master fre4k
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:49:06 PM
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Modern Warfare will be amazing! The snowmobiles are kinda like 007 but who am I to talk?

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Comment #6 by oFILECOMPLAINTo
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:50:20 PM
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Awsome, My eyes are watering from all this amazing news. Sniff

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Comment #7 by rhsdc.
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:51:01 PM
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Omg i cannot wait for this...its amazing.

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Comment #8 by II KaotiK
Monday, June 15, 2009 @ 11:51:24 PM
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I'm more excited for OpFlash 2.


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Comment #9 by xBLAKx SAVAGE
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 12:16:40 AM
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cant wait for this

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Comment #10 by BeeKay013
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 12:16:42 AM
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One thing I do hope they tweaked is the enemy AI ALWAYS making a perfect throw with the grenades right where you're crouching...

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Comment #11 by CrazySnoopeLBC
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 12:50:06 AM
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¡¡??q? uo p??oq???? ? ?nq o? ?u?o? ?? ? ???? ?s??? ??? s?

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Comment #12 by rowtheboat
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:32:16 AM
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Comment #13 by Lord Aldemar
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:32:23 AM
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I'm just going to correct that to an "I hope they fixed the AI ALWAYS throwing a hail of grenades."

As well, please no more shooting at me when you're not even looking? That'd be great...

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Comment #14 by kAy to the iLLesT
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:33:16 AM
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too right #10, too right...

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Comment #15 by hatherzz
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:40:08 AM
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i agree with #10
still can't wait for this game

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Comment #16 by Jamerz
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:11:05 AM
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@10 On veteran or even hard it was beyond annoying with 3 or 4 grenades landing at your feet in less than a second.

Seems like they're fixing everything else so hopefully that's on their list too

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Comment #17 by Astrex
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:11:30 AM
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I hope cod4 goes down in price.... I still need to finish the game but stupidly traded it back...

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Comment #18 by I Ch40T1C I
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:12:45 AM
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cool! i can't wait

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Comment #19 by DipCheese83
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:18:15 AM
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This game will definantly be amazing.

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Comment #20 by LegendaryMarvel
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:32:34 AM
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gonna be sweet! I can't wait for the beta.. assuming there is one.

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Comment #21 by EletricMafia209...
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:41:01 AM
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ooooo this game sounds real good as we all know its going to be ;-)

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Comment #22 by Alex933
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:49:58 AM
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Comment #23 by IrlzI
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:52:12 AM
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13th = fail

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Comment #24 by oneandonlytommo
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 02:56:43 AM
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WTF i thought it was coming out worldwide on the 10th now we have to wait till the 13th. fucking greedy america getting everything first just bring games out worldwide on the same day ffs!

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Comment #25 by Halfsloshed
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 03:03:20 AM
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I hope there aren't any PS3 exclusive maps, and if there are, I hope they aren't better than the 360 ones. :)

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Comment #26 by NeotericDope
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 03:55:53 AM
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I don't think Call of Duty 4 had bad grenade spamming. Most of that campaign on Veteran was quite easy except for one or two levels. Now World at War (Treyarch) the grenade spamming made that game a sack of crap. Once I finished that on Veteran I got some money back on it. I hope they did some extensive overhaul on the MP though. There was many problems I found with it. Still not as bad as WaW though. Definitely stoked for MW2.

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Comment #27 by BU573R
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 04:03:31 AM
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oh great we have to wait longer AGAIN

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Comment #28 by Here in NZ
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 04:15:09 AM
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oh what happened to the world wide release date ?

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Comment #29 by KiwiLord
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 04:18:45 AM
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Wait... Wasn't this preview online for ages already?

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Comment #30 by MakoBallistic
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 04:58:21 AM
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@26 - there was nothing easy about CoD4 on veteran.

so theyve already announced map packs? if their releasing the maps when the game comes out then they should already be in the game, that is just bs

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Comment #31 by asilent boom
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 05:04:36 AM
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Hopefully they put some MP achieves in this time.

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Comment #32 by LocustDawn
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 05:13:48 AM
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Does anyone actually want mp achievements in this?
I know i'd prefer some single player ones like in Modern Warfare 1.

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Comment #33 by wicket2961
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:05:35 AM
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The first picture reminds me of the shoot out in the showers.

FIlm was ummmmm The Rock with Nicolas Cage and Sean Connery.
(Brilliant Film)

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Comment #34 by bullet1207
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:23:07 AM
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@30 - Most of it was easy? Theyre were just a few missions that were real bad ones

Really can't wait for this, back to Map Pack 2 on WaW for me [Loving Banzai - anyone else?]


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Comment #35 by ATHER_07
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:26:39 AM
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Cant wait for this game. And i dont think they will put multiplayer based achievements in, just becuase like most other games where they have to, to actually get you to play online for awhile, Millions of people play this online so there's no need for them to.

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Comment #36 by Zef
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:31:18 AM
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Fingers crossed for no multiplayer achievements again, the list for COD4 wasn't groundbreaking but it was by no means horrible for an FPS.

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Comment #37 by Peije
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:55:55 AM
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hopefully they wont make the campaign on veteran almost impossible, the campaign on veteran of cod 4 was sometimes hard but it was to that difficult.

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Comment #38 by Mcmole2
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 07:43:24 AM
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The last several missions of CoD 4 were very hard on veteran, and don't get me started with the plane... However, WaW wins with difficulty because enemies had infinite grenades, and that's all they used. Infinity Ward caught criticism last time because they only had single player achievements in, so they MAY put in MP achievements, but they really have no motivation to do so.

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Comment #39 by Tib088
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:03:23 AM
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Should be good.

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Comment #40 by WeemanNewYork
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:21:06 AM
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Got to take time off from work when release day come out. Play all day & night

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Comment #41 by Stalkah
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:38:43 AM
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I need more info on the game. :p

can't wait when it comes out through.

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Comment #42 by lilasianman
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:14:57 AM
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This is possibly going to be the #1 360 game a few months after release.

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Comment #43 by Spawn 0f Hell
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:20:02 AM
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Call of Duty has been rubbish for the last two, they must be trawling the depths for any original material by now. Hopefully this one'll be more like R6V.

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Comment #44 by wolvesrule1
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:25:23 AM
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pre ordering time me thinks

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Comment #45 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:27:51 AM
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Can't wait.

Anybody heard anything about some kind of pre-order bonus of CoD:MW2 from GameStop?

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Comment #46 by rowtheboat
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:45:39 AM
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has anyone heard about the subcription for playing modern warfare 2 online?

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Comment #47 by toonsage
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 10:01:22 AM
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oOo cant wait for this game to come out looks amazing and i agree hope that the veteran mode isnt the same ass waw with ttheir infinite nades

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Comment #48 by KoolAid055
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 10:25:46 AM
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@30- A more likely scenario is that Microsoft has payed for the rights to the map packs, and IW won't start working on them until a few weeks after MW2 goes gold.

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Comment #49 by i got squeezed
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 10:27:33 AM
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#46 There will be no Beta for MW2, how do i know? Asked gamestop, basically they know more about upcoming games and their beta. Now if your talkin about online play, then yes it will have that, of course IW will not pass that up.

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Comment #50 by PimpinIsntEasy
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 10:38:33 AM
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cant wait for this shit, i almost forgot i pre-ordered it from Gamestop beards ago!

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Comment #51 by xSpitfire
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:16:21 AM
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I needed a tissue after seeing the gameplay video.

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Comment #52 by Poisonheadcrab
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:16:34 AM
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Finally...someone actually agrees with me that the E3 conference demo of MW2 wasn't amazing...

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Comment #53 by Major Bones
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:33:15 AM
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Yeah im looking forward to this game, but will defenently be playing other more original games before i play this one.

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Comment #54 by The Elite Elite
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:34:54 AM
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Meh, it looks like it'll be alright. I know I'll likely get flamed for this but I didn't find COD4 to be that great. Don't get me wrong, it's a solid decent game, but it just seemed to me to be a big step down from COD2. I'll still get MW2 but I'm not excited for it. I'm sure the single player will be pretty good like COD4's single player was, but I'm sure multiplayer won't be very different from COD4's. (I just hope that at the very least there won't be any MP achievements)

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Comment #55 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:42:18 AM
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54, anybody who flames you is an asshole. "How dare you have an opinion on a game that's different from our own!" I do disagree, but don't take that as a flame =)

I do agree to hoping that there are no MP achievements though.

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Comment #56 by The Elite Elite
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:57:54 AM
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Thanks #55. It's just on every other forum I go to if I say that I like COD2 better than COD4 it seems to cause a huge uproar, even when I still put up my disclaimer that I do like COD4, and I still think it's a decent fun game.

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Comment #57 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 12:02:23 PM
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Welcome to the internet: Where kids curse each other out while screaming that they're never wrong.

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Comment #58 by greenie363
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 12:47:59 PM
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not impressed with this game but i cant make that much of a judgement without playing but it didnt wow me

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Comment #59 by l.maciver
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:18:07 PM
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say no to mp achievements, say yes for excillent game

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Comment #60 by nosher
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:18:45 PM
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that's Friday the 13th how could they something bad is going
to happen hopefully it will be the ps3 version is broke

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Comment #61 by TwiceAzzNice
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 01:55:22 PM
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This game is gonna kick arse can't wait.

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Comment #62 by ZonaBoy89
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 03:29:36 PM
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MP cheevos would be awesome in this game ive been hoping for them to use them like they did in COD3 only a little better.

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Comment #63 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 04:21:48 PM
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You know, I bought a 360 much later than everybody else. I bought Doom, but again, much later than everybody else. I go on multiplayer, and it's a ghost town. Now, all those multiplayer achievements are not hard to get. But they're hard for me to get, because nobody plays the damn thing anymore. See the issue here?

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Comment #64 by Dr Popodopolus
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 05:19:04 PM
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As much as i'd prefer NO MP achievements i wouldn't be too bothered if there were a few. I'd probably be able to actually achieve them on a game like Modern Warfare, where i'm actually quite good at it.

But yeah i am so pumped for MW2 and will probably set out a few more than the 1 pre-order i have at the moment at different places in hope of getting a BETA code, should there be one.

And Yeah @17 i agree CoD 4 is still at full retail price at some stores. It was just a few days ago that i saw CoD 4 for something like 30 pounds pre-owned as well as Gears 2 (which has only been out about 9 months, to CoD4's 18 or so) for 10 pounds. But hey, it's still selling well i assume.

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Comment #65 by Ghetto Cheese
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 05:34:44 PM
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yesss, modern warfare 2 is gonna be great! :)

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Comment #66 by DarkenHell
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:20:34 PM
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Most Anticipated game of this year!!

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Comment #67 by SCKowalsky
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:22:19 PM
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i hope the new game will have aliens

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Comment #68 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:24:31 PM
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64, I have two things to say to that. One, I understand what you mean about some MP achievements, but I think the in-game challenge system was a very good idea, compared to achievements, providing rewards in the game, as opposed to in the form of gamerscore.

Second, yeah, CoD4 is still mostly at full retail. I'm not sure about conversion rates, but 99% of all 360 games are $60 at release; CoD4, new, is now between $50 and $55, and used is between $45 and $50. But I did manage to go to a store a few weeks ago, and pick up a copy for $30, so half the price of original retail. Good stuff.

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Comment #69 by Tim 13
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:29:40 PM
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66: I hope your posting privileges are revoked.

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Comment #70 by SCKowalsky
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 06:33:05 PM
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Comment #71 by NeoSant
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 07:11:19 PM
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Will be the best game of the year

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Comment #72 by Youngtone 03
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:02:10 PM
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this will be the biggest game of the year

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Comment #73 by BloodDrunk
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:28:15 PM
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Rent first,but will buy later if i really like it when its 30 bucks.

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Comment #74 by MrWarEagle34
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 08:30:45 PM
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Should be awesome! One thing No Tanks in multiplayer! They need to maybe tweak some COD 4 multiplayers stuff but thats all if it aint broke dont fix it.

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Comment #75 by Link0913
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:12:38 PM
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@#31 no they shouldnt, that would wreck it. besides IW has already said they don't want people playing mp to up their gs and no to prestiege advantage like unlocking half of the guns by rank 4, the point of prestiege is prestiege like those zero point achievements. enough ranting this game can't come soon enough

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Comment #76 by Mr_Beast
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:29:39 PM
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@ 2,3, and 8

No one cares what your name is... your not cool for putting your name at the bottom of every post. Sorry, i know this is random and stupid.. but it really pisses me off cause people think they are important and cool for doing it when the fact is that no one cares or gives a shit. ALSO, this game looks awesome.

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Comment #77 by The Cats Meow 0
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 09:47:56 PM
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Islamic zombies anyone?

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Comment #78 by ShadowRider52
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 @ 11:22:07 PM
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I'm so looking foward to this game. But It's such bullshit that this came only 8 in the IGN "best games of E3 '09".

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Comment #79 by xIAmAZombiex
Wednesday, June 17, 2009 @ 01:03:09 AM
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this game realy does not excite me...but ill still but it

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Comment #80 by Stevie117
Wednesday, June 17, 2009 @ 01:59:07 AM
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I just want a reward for getting to 10th prestige in COD4. I spent so much time i just want it to have been for something other than a gold cross.

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Comment #81 by Hurricane x360a
Wednesday, June 17, 2009 @ 06:55:27 AM
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cant wait

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Comment #82 by jayson583
Wednesday, June 17, 2009 @ 11:14:02 AM
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at number 26 I LOVE how descrete you are about indicating you beat both games easily on veteran

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Comment #83 by MAXIBHOY
Thursday, June 18, 2009 @ 10:54:47 AM
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i hope its not identical to COD 4.....

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Comment #84 by christiansteele
Thursday, June 18, 2009 @ 04:22:49 PM
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Going to be f'in awesome! :)

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Comment #85 by Dasha
Friday, June 19, 2009 @ 04:32:13 AM
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I want this now !!

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Comment #86 by Skepsis93
Friday, June 19, 2009 @ 04:36:22 AM
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GOTY, already. xD Can't wait.

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Comment #87 by triple_t1325
Friday, June 19, 2009 @ 09:31:28 PM
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you can watch this video u guys are talking about from gamespot on xbox spotlight or look in archives.

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Comment #88 by Epilogue of Euphoria
Saturday, June 20, 2009 @ 07:54:18 AM
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The game tis going to be badass! I just hope they make the single player longer than the first.

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Comment #89 by Arsenal414
Saturday, June 20, 2009 @ 10:51:25 AM
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@77 One can hope.

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Comment #90 by mattanaman
Saturday, June 20, 2009 @ 01:11:19 PM
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Comment #91 by DOCCON
Sunday, June 21, 2009 @ 12:07:13 AM
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This is the first game I ever preordered (got that autographed poster, by the way). COD4 remains my all-time favorite video game and every single thing I've seen so far of the game has amazed me. I've seen the youtube version of this run, not just the press conference one that got cut short, and I am so excited. This game can't come out soon enough.

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Comment #92 by
Sunday, June 21, 2009 @ 02:53:11 AM
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dude xbox360 is better than ps3!!! i love xbox360 and cod 6 mw 2 will best game of year

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Comment #93 by Tim 13
Sunday, June 21, 2009 @ 09:49:09 AM
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80, the point of prestige is that there IS no reward. Treyarch went and fucked that up by giving you rewards, like achievements and more custom weapon slots, but the way it was MEANT to be was that the only reward that came with it was the 'prestige' of having a gold cross next to your name, and people realizing that you've been through some shit. The only people they wanted to go through prestige mode were the people who didn't want any stupid bonuses.

If that's not enough, go play World at War.

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Comment #94 by simsams
Monday, June 22, 2009 @ 02:43:15 PM
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no mate i reli love cod4 and i reli cant wait for mw2 but i h8 cod 5 its nowhere near as good as cod 4 but i reli would like to see some multyplayer acheavements on mw2 because it pees me off that gears of war 2 (a game im not as good at oline as i am at cod) has a load of achevements online but i get nothing for being good at cod its a real shame and the only thing wrong with cod

dont get me wrong though i still love cod 4 and it is the best game on 360 and it is still 100000 times better than halo 3

let us unite to fight against the common enemy ...

am i right??

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Comment #95 by simsams
Monday, June 22, 2009 @ 02:57:49 PM
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*online btw sorry

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Comment #96 by LondonIrish93
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 @ 03:43:11 AM
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Can't wait

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Comment #97 by John LePwnzor
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 @ 02:31:15 PM
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I really hope it is going to be good at least better than World at war was.

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Comment #98 by Ma12Cus
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 @ 11:00:42 AM
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Me to i can't wait

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Comment #99 by inetworkn1080p
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 @ 08:49:38 PM
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I can't wait 11.10.09 Murder187

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Comment #100 by ii Shadow X
Saturday, June 27, 2009 @ 10:28:23 AM
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already pre-ordered i have to wait 4 whole months................cant wait

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Comment #101 by USMC Shadow52
Saturday, June 27, 2009 @ 06:31:37 PM
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Already have it pre-ordered. ALong with Battlefield: BC2, Tom Clancy's Splintercell Conviction, Halo 3: ODST, and Halo: Reach when i can pre-order it... I need to find a job.

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Comment #102 by halofan1989
Saturday, June 27, 2009 @ 07:57:36 PM
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Between this, Halo 3:ODST, and Bioshock 2, im going to be very busy this holiday. :D

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Comment #103 by General Twinkie
Sunday, June 28, 2009 @ 02:31:37 PM
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This game makes me hornyy

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Comment #104 by ikilledyou999
Sunday, June 28, 2009 @ 04:17:15 PM
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hate it looks shitty

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Comment #105 by Ryan-3
Monday, June 29, 2009 @ 10:03:41 AM
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@10. I agree

But also i hope they fix where the AI may now aim at not jst you, but the other 30 guys on your side which aren't even behind cover, that would be nice!

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Comment #106 by xTHSx Rascal
Monday, June 29, 2009 @ 10:23:45 AM
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Comment #107 by Berad Jenkins
Monday, June 29, 2009 @ 11:12:48 AM
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Not only am i going to go MLG for MW2, but i'm going to do it with no clothes on.

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Comment #108 by DCD224
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 07:24:59 AM
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COD Rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Comment #109 by ae2727
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 11:11:21 PM
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wooo if only waw was like this in my opinion that was a complete let down

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Comment #110 by landoan
Thursday, July 23, 2009 @ 04:40:58 PM
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Can't wait to cod 6 come out wooooooooooooooooooo

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Comment #111 by giantgoldigger
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 @ 04:54:42 AM
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never playd the game but it dos look good, as long as everyone dos cover each outher, not like in most games, run of hide and let every one get shot. no team efort

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US November 10, 2009
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