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 Battlefield 4

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 nyone whos played a Battlefield   more of an iteration than a true   it, personally I ve had enough.
 title before knows that they re   advancement of BF3 and its expansion   Sadly, it actually seems as though
 Asomething special. Even if you   packs  but DICE has crammed in   there may be a half-decent storyline in
 despise Battlefield s particular brand   enough new content to make it a   there too. Yet the game is so obsessed
 of multiplayer action, it s impossible   necessary upgrade.  with holding your hand as it shows you
 not to appreciate the overwhelming   Before I get into the multiplayer   things it thinks are cool that theres
 spectacle of it. Since the original   side of things, we should discuss   really no opportunity to appreciate
 Battlefield 1942 and its World War   the single-player component a bit.   the story it contains. It doesn t help
 II theme, theres been nothing that s   Like its predecessor, BF4 has felt   that the narrative unfolds so garishly
 come close to this series penchant   the need to include a solo campaign.   that it ultimately comes across as
 for multiplayer battles of a ridiculous   And as with its predecessor, it s a   complete garbage anyway. There
 scale. Some games attempts to mimic   pretty hollow addition. It s more   are impressive, visually dramatic
 it  like Star Wars: Battlefront and   of the same modern military   moments, sure. But theres no
 Enemy Territory: Quake Wars  have   malarkey, overbearingly scripted   substance to them.
 more successfully followed the series    to the point that you spend as much   The multiplayer, however, is as
 formula than others. But there has   time mindlessly watching events   much of an absolute blast as it s ever
 always only been one Battlefield.  unfold (with zero control over what s   been. Really, DICE needs to remember
 With Battlefield 4 arriving just two   happening) as you do actually playing   that theres no need to shoehorn
 years after Battlefield 3, you would be   the game. Which is fine if you ve not   in misplaced single-player modes
 forgiven for seeing BF4 as more of a   yet had enough of these meaningless   when the multiplayer is this good. If
 glorified expansion pack than a truly   shooting galleries, but after playing   you ve played BF3, you know exactly
 new entry in this series. It s definitely   so many single-player campaigns like   what to expect from much of it: but
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