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#1 Posted on 5.2.04 2114.43
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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
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#2 Posted on 5.2.04 2208.34
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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.
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#3 Posted on 5.2.04 2235.44
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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
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#4 Posted on 6.2.04 0201.52
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I'm going to go with Doom 4... either that, or Half Life 3.
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#5 Posted on 6.2.04 0602.46
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    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.)
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#6 Posted on 6.2.04 1051.01
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    Originally posted by jerm
    I'm going to go with Doom 4... either that, or Half Life 3.


What about Half-Doom 5?
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#7 Posted on 8.2.04 1528.18
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    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.
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#8 Posted on 8.2.04 1703.50
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I'm going to go with the only good First Person Shooter ever made, Super Noah's Ark 3D.
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#9 Posted on 9.2.04 0030.12
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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.
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