Conclusion: The latest installment in the Battlefield franchise is as successful as ever. By keeping the winning formula and only tweaking it in the slightest ways to improve it, Battlefield 4 is a huge success. Yes, the story is a little worse than average.
Excerpt: Other publications may have rushed out their review on this giant title, but here at GD we have learned that certain games need a little more time to settle in or to show their enduring problems. Like a patient sniper we wait and watched Battlefield 4 emerge from the undergrowth.
Pros: Improved graphics, Playing with strangers, Multiplayer gameplay additions
Cons: Crashes, Playing with friends, Generic single player campaign
Conclusion: D.I.C.E. set out to do one thing with the Battlefield series and that is tell a compelling story through epic events and sequences that help shape the battlefield. Many will find things to love about Battlefield 4, as well as hate, but at the end of the day, it’s one of the greatest first-person...
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Battlefield 4 Review - an epic conclusion to PS3 that raises the bar for PS4
29 October 2013
Summary: Battlefield 4 sends off the current generation of shooters in prime form. There's prowess across the board, from narrative to action, and technical hiccups can't derail a game that is simply great on PS3.
Pros: Single-player experience of titanic proportions, Visual mastery unmatched in shooters, Multiplayer at its best
Cons: Slow-loading textures, Simple AI for team and enemies
Summary: There's something evergreen about Battlefield's brand of online warfare. The combination of breakneck infantry fighting and explosive vehicular warfare breeds conflicts that are exciting, tense, and, perhaps most importantly, diverse.
Pros: Obliteration mode sets an exciting new pace, Great maps set the stage beautifully, Tons of ways to make an impact, Destruction is empowering