The W
Views: 104171299
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
5.5.08 1628
The 7 - Video Games - Doom 3 vs. Half Life 2 Register and log in to post!
(762 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (9 total)
Anti_Guy
Cotechino
Level: 22

Posts: 5/87
EXP: 52022
For next: 6329

Since: 2.2.04
From: United States of America

Since last post: 3891 days
Last activity: 3888 days
#1 Posted on 5.2.04 2114.43
Reposted on: 5.2.11 2114.54
Now it is time for the people of the Wienerboard to decide which game will be better- Will it be Doom 3 or Half Life 2?

I personally can't decide, both seem so good... but i favor Doom 3, especially with all the delays that Half Life 2 has been having... hope both of these games deliver
Promote this thread!
ShotGunShep
Frankfurter
Level: 59

Posts: 371/836
EXP: 1613705
For next: 59433

Since: 20.2.03

Since last post: 2732 days
Last activity: 2618 days
#2 Posted on 5.2.04 2208.34
Reposted on: 5.2.11 2208.41
It's a tough call. For Single Player, I'd go with Doom 3. The graphics look great and really creepy.
But Half Life is the king of online multiplayer FPS.
Jaguar
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 2099/3273
EXP: 13040343
For next: 51010

Since: 23.1.02
From: Phoenix, AZ

Since last post: 393 days
Last activity: 194 days
#3 Posted on 5.2.04 2235.44
Reposted on: 5.2.11 2236.15
(image removed)

I have no faith that id can make a good game. I'm more willing to give the nod to a Half-Life game that I haven't seen over a Doom game I haven't seen.

On that note, this really isn't the time to decide. It's much better to decide after the games are actually released.

-Jag
jerm
Cotto
Level: 16

Posts: 27/42
EXP: 17559
For next: 2698

Since: 12.12.03
From: wangopolis

Since last post: 2343 days
Last activity: 1291 days
#4 Posted on 6.2.04 0201.52
Reposted on: 6.2.11 0202.05
I'm going to go with Doom 4... either that, or Half Life 3.
Nate The Snake
Liverwurst
Level: 68

Posts: 944/1136
EXP: 2670300
For next: 58514

Since: 9.1.02
From: Wichita, Ks

Since last post: 3943 days
Last activity: 3412 days
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 6.2.04 0602.46
Reposted on: 6.2.11 0603.01
    Originally posted by Jaguar
    On that note, this really isn't the time to decide. It's much better to decide after the games are actually released.

    -Jag


Released and patched ten or fifteen times so that they actually WORK. Never judge a game by pre-release screenshots, demos, or the first few months of release (or, as I like to think of it, the final stages of beta testing.)
Leroy
Boudin blanc
Level: 93

Posts: 290/2320
EXP: 7770329
For next: 282511

Since: 7.2.02

Since last post: 5 days
Last activity: 5 days
#6 Posted on 6.2.04 1051.01
Reposted on: 6.2.11 1051.16
    Originally posted by jerm
    I'm going to go with Doom 4... either that, or Half Life 3.


What about Half-Doom 5?
Oliver
Scrapple
Level: 128

Posts: 743/5007
EXP: 24295006
For next: 86760

Since: 20.6.02

Since last post: 65 days
Last activity: 58 days
#7 Posted on 8.2.04 1528.18
Reposted on: 8.2.11 1528.36
    Originally posted by ShotGunShep
    It's a tough call. For Single Player, I'd go with Doom 3. The graphics look great and really creepy.
    But Half Life is the king of online multiplayer FPS.
I dunno, man. I always preferred Return To Castle Wolfenstein for both multiplayer and single games. I'd probably pick up the sequel to that game, if/when it's released.
InVerse
Andouille
Level: 87

Posts: 1090/2026
EXP: 6208392
For next: 184407

Since: 26.8.02

Since last post: 4 hours
Last activity: 4 hours
#8 Posted on 8.2.04 1703.50
Reposted on: 8.2.11 1704.21
I'm going to go with the only good First Person Shooter ever made, Super Noah's Ark 3D.
Dawg
Chourico
Level: 36

Posts: 41/279
EXP: 307548
For next: 565

Since: 2.6.03
From: Detroit area

Since last post: 7 hours
Last activity: 4 hours
AIM:  
#9 Posted on 9.2.04 0030.12
Reposted on: 9.2.11 0031.00
To me Half-Life and subsequently, Counter-Strike, had one major thing going for them--it just felt right. It's almost a smoothness to the engine and the way the game mechanics work. Whenever I play Quake(s) it feels like I'm randomly shooting my weapon hoping to get a hit. With HL you take aim and fire and boom (hopefully) he's dead.

Ok so I didn't exactly compare it with Doom but you get my point. Half Life has always had that something special that makes it better to play.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: EWR problem... help!
Next thread: Spawn for PS2
Previous thread: X-Box Next
(762 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Video Games - Doom 3 vs. Half Life 2Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.211 seconds.