Reviews and Problems with Call of Duty 2: Big Red One
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Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland Reader Review - 5.0
pr0phets0f0old, IGN Entertainment
29 November 2005
Conclusion: Being that all the previous titles have recieved very high scores I guess 7 is not bad. What is bad is the game itself. Cry "POOOOOORRRRTTT" as hard as you can and then specify by crying "PS2 PPPPOOOOORRRRRTTTT". From the acronym THAW (W = What?
Summary: Big Red One is a game that allows you to play in the boots of a soldier in the U.S Army First Infantry Division, known as the Big Red One for their distinctive arm-patch. They were also known as the Fighting First, and had a fearsome reputation.
Summary: A lot of unfair criticism has been levelled at this game for the linear, on-rails nature of the single player campaign. Well come on, this is a Call of Duty game and that kind of goes with the territory.
Summary: Having played many other war games including all the ‘Medal of Honor’ series, ‘Conflict’ games and a few Vietnam games I had plenty to compare this game with. I didn’t however play the original ‘Call of Duty’.