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Call of Duty 2: Big Red One
Game Over Online
12 December 2015
Excerpt: Trying to be an offshoot in the Call of Duty franchise must be a very daunting prospect. For one, it’s a series that has very definite game conventions. It approaches the war from three different sides – British, American and Russian.
Excerpt: The Big Red One, which refers to the division’s insignia patch, was often recognized as one of the toughest and most capable divisions in World War II. It also happened to be one of the most traveled divisions, seeing combat in North Africa, Italy, Omaha Beach and Germany.
Excerpt: Activision's Call of Duty series has been a big hit, so it's only natural that fans are excited about Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One. Exploring the campaigns of Russia, Central Europe and North Africa, Call of Duty 2 offers a cinematic FPS experience that is intense and gritty.
Pros: ups: great graphics, sound, and gameplay; intense action
Cons: downs: can be very linear; still feels like just another WWII game
Summary: The first WWII game that I ever played all the way through was . I've never considered myself to be a very good military tactician, and typically find myself at a dead end in the more advanced stages of games that require it.
Summary: In Call of Duty 2: Big Red One, players experience the adrenaline rush and harsh realities of war as never before. As a part of America’s most decorated and heroic fighting unit, The Big Red One, players work together with their squad to accomplish a variety of land, see and air combat missions...
Excerpt: WWII first-person shooters are two-a-penny in todayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s marketplace, and with genre saturation comes the cloying blanket of stagnancy. In recent times, some games have attempted to deviate from established and stilted formulasÃ¢â‚¬â€�the most notable of these perhaps being UbisoftÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s
Conclusion: The amount of backtracking and the presence of always re-spawning enemies can be a love/hate affair. While some may find the need to visit locations more than once and the emergence of an enemy you killed long ago to be tedious, others can enjoy the new exploratory skills afforded to Samus and the...