View Full Version : Gamespot's Reader's choice awards
Jan 13 2002, 16:49
1. 43.2%: Max Payne
2. 16.7%: Return to Castle Wolfenstein
3. 7.4%: Aliens Versus Predator 2
4. 7.4%: Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis
5. 6.6%: Clive Barker's Undying
1. 50.5%: Return to Castle Wolfenstein
2. 11.1%: Tribes 2
3. 9.1%: Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis
4. 8.8%: Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon
5. 8.3%: Serious Sam: The First Encounter
1. 20.3%: Max Payne
2. 9.9%: Return to Castle Wolfenstein
3. 8.5%: Diablo II Expansion Set: Lord of Destruction
4. 8.3%: Civilization III
5. 5.8%: Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bhaal
6. 4.6%: Black & White
7. 3.5%: Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis
8. 3.1%: Serious Sam: The First Encounter
9. 2.8%: Dark Age of Camelot
10. 2.5%: Wizardry 8
Woflenstein got #2 for best singleplayer?!?!??! I cant belive this...I deleted it midway through. Im supposing everyone that got suckered into paying 60 dollars (ha! i got it on sale, thank you!) wants to reassure themselves that they didnt waste money on a medicore game.
Well, the multiplayers kinda fun. But Its more suited to a quake3 mod than a full game, imo. And with medal of honor coming out, and The nearly unlimited replay of Opflash, I dont think ill reinstall it anytime soon.
Jan 13 2002, 19:20
It's to bad max payne doesn't have multiplayer but I don't know how you would work bullet time.
Moved to News Discussion http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif
Jan 13 2002, 21:33
Jan 13 2002, 22:44
i just wanted to show the result's of the votes for OFP.
sorry if you guys thinks it's Idiotic!
i only selected the part where OFP was included!
Jan 13 2002, 23:15
He was talking about Sith http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/sad.gif
Jan 13 2002, 23:25
Black&White better than OPF?http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/confused.gifhttp://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/confused.gif Who came up with that??
Other than practising to "spank your monkey" (heheh http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif ) and making it eat your people, this game stinks! the most boring thing ever! it's like 3-D tamagochi!
but what if u could combine black&white and opf?
/me has visions of King Kong on top of Empire State Building, visions of japanese B-movies and lots of soldiers and helicopters getting smashed/squished http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif
I just got Clive Barker's Undying... its a extremely good game!
If you like riding roller coasters or just like being scared then this game is for you!
And what is with Max Payne, I finished the game... it wasn't THAT good. I got bored in the middle, its the same boring "bullet-time,shoot,bullettime,shoot,repeat" gameplay throughout the entire game...
Jan 14 2002, 02:47
Results really do not suprise me. Most people look for super graphics when buying a game. OFP provides the most versatiliity out of all those games. I am suprised A v P 2 did not show up on multiplayer as a choice. Life cycle mode is great when playing an alien, you get to be a face hugger and chestburster. It's great when you go over chat "somebody needs a chest burster!" freaks noobs out.
i still cant get over black and white being ranked high in anything but maybe the "dumbest games of the year" category. i really didnt like it
Jan 14 2002, 21:28
Guys who voted for MAx PAyne and RTCW are idiots!!!!
Gamespot is dumb site anyway they gave Serious Sam GOTY!!!!
Jan 15 2002, 19:30
The mature players will always choose OFP rather than Return To Castle Wolfenstein-Ghost Recon-Black&White.
Surely the gamespot is dumb arse.
Feb 3 2002, 06:45
A friend showed me Ghost Recon last night, and even though I'd heard bad things about it, I didn't expect it to be THAT bad! It seems NOTHING has changed since that overly stiff and totally rigged Rainbow Six came out.
Sure the swaying trees are nice ... for a minute. Then they get annoying. Trees don't sway that much.
Baaah next time perhaps you'll believe me when I say something http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif hehehe
Feb 11 2002, 09:39
</span><table border="0" align="center" width="95%" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1"><tr><td>Quote (Ex-RoNiN @<hidden> Jan. 14 2002,00:25)</td></tr><tr><td id="QUOTE">Black&White better than OPF?http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/confused.gifhttp://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/confused.gif Who came up with that??
Other than practising to "spank your monkey" (heheh http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif ) and making it eat your people, this game stinks! the most boring thing ever! it's like 3-D tamagochi![/QUOTE]<span id='postcolor'>
That's a little harsh http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/tounge.gif
Black & White was, IMHO, not bad at all. Not something I've ever replayed, but I did play it all the way through and enjoyed it.
B&W is not that bad. I don't know guys why don't you like it? There was a time that I was playing that game and it brought me a lot of fun http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/biggrin.gif
Sure, no1 should compare B&W and OFP becasuse it's stupid. IMHO there shouldn't be something like a game of a year - only best FPP, best Tactic, best Multi-P etc.
OFP is very specific game so a lot of people woudn't like it because it could be too hard for them. I remember when I lunched OFP first time.. "Steal a car".. After 20 seconds I was dead http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif ... and 60minuts later ressult was the same. Some1 colud say "F**** this game, it's too hard.. I want my Qauke back!". Pfff..
Don't be angry for people which doesn't like OFP - it's their choice. In our opinion OFP is best game ever.. "..and nothing else matters.." http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/biggrin.gif
Feb 11 2002, 15:48
</span><table border="0" align="center" width="95%" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1"><tr><td>Quote (placebo @<hidden> Feb. 03 2002,14:14)</td></tr><tr><td id="QUOTE">Baaah next time perhaps you'll believe me when I say something http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard3/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif hehehe[/QUOTE]<span id='postcolor'>
Feb 19 2002, 20:53
Our squad has a few big pissing matches between OFP and GR. Our Squad CO is X-swat so is a huge GR promoter, our OFP unit has a few grunts involved and say that is a better sim
We tried to challenge them but most of my OFP squad won't purchase GR just to play them....
I haven't even touched a flight sim in the last 4 months because of OFP! http://www.flashpoint1985.com/ikonboard301/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/tounge.gif
I m just playing Medals of honor allied assault and...
Clearly it's a beauty but very poor *like all top models girls, beautiful but silly*.
Just for comparison i checked that:
For the graphical engine= worst than OPF (even with 1.8gig Ge3 512DDR=full graph aren't possible in 1024*768), 800MHz are the minimum to play in 800*600 (with geforce2GTS)
For the maps= Ghost recon maps are larger (OPF dont have comparizon, it's the first actually)
For the lenght= RTCwolfenstein is longer
For the progr in itself= unstable, memory leak available
For the vehicule= ridiculous it remember me the old XWing console games!!!
Multiplayer code (and netcode) is like the old Rogue spear code *expect discrepancy and lag alot, server crash too*
For the options= u can only crouch(IA does not), the recoil is insane (wolf is better for that)
For the IA= good hence (sometime too good like the sniper in the city)
For the texture= really beauty if u can make the game turn like near max graphs
====>Even if it wont please to some ppl, dont buy it. This game is beautiful but only that.
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