110°
Submitted by Benke 656d ago | review

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Review | Gamereactor UK

GR-UK writes: "It's obvious that Treyarch have really tried, both as far as the campaign and the Zombies go, but they haven't made it all the way. There is a lot of potential in Black Ops 2, but perhaps there is just too much comfort with the signature style of the series, that it's impossible to make something truly captivating with it.

That's why I'm ready for a complete reboot of the Call of Duty franchise. But that's not likely. Call of Duty has been turned into the FIFA of the shooter genre. It's a sports game you buy once a year and then play for the following 12 months. A game where the changes from one iteration to the next are minimal, but something you can always rely on. So don't focus too much on my score. If you still enjoy Call of Duty games, you will no doubt enjoy Black Ops 2. But after spending 6 years in these trenches I would like to see Infinity Ward and Treyarch come up with something different." (Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, PC, PS3, Xbox 360) 7/10

Blastoise  +   656d ago
"Multiplayer is better than ever"
Wow impressive statement.

Shame about the Zombie mode, I'm hearing it's rather underwhelming. Oh well, guess it's just an extra really.
REDGUM  +   656d ago
At last, a true review that's honest about the actual gameplay of this game.
The same s"*t with a different title. Run 'n' gun is all that this game is about as with the last releases of the game inc Modern Warfare.
No teamwork, no comunicatining, no need for mic's, no destruction, no vehicles. I'm sorry but this is boring multiplayer. But yet it sells so well........ Guess there's a lot of players out there with no friends who play by themselves locked in closets.
Agh well, each to their own I suppose.
zchay  +   655d ago
Stop obviously comparing battlefield 3 to cod. They are different games because they are for different audiences
#2.1 (Edited 655d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(2) | Report | Reply
nano88  +   655d ago
It's weak halo 4 cuts this toy game in half
SOULJER  +   655d ago
BRAVO. Gamereactor STRUT. A permutation is happening with COD reviews. Finally some sites are willing to telling the truth. Two years late, but impressive none of the less.
zchay  +   655d ago
Naaa, i expected this game to score higher than mw3. Now that game was BS in the fact the most of the stuff was the same.

I think reviewers want to give higher, but since the community is saying other wise, they aren't.

The only cod that was actually bad, stripped and repetitive is Mw3.

Don't be one of those guys. Did you even play the game?
venom06  +   655d ago
finally a NON FANBOY REVIEW!!! thank God...
The_Tr0ll17  +   655d ago
Looks like someone isn't going to get a review copy next year.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Fate/hollow Ataraxia Saber swimsuit edition figure to release in 2015 in Japan

28m ago - Kotobukiya have announced a new special Fate figure that will release in Japan! | Culture
20°

[ABG] The End Of Journey - Wonderful Interactive Fiction/Survival Shipwreck Game

1h ago - The End of Journey is an addictive interactive fiction/survival game with random elements that se... | PC
20°

Waiting on a true next-gen MMORPG

1h ago - People don't really know what they want till they see it, and with newer titles coming out, each... | PC
30°

Ionball 2: Ionstorm Review | Gamecrastinate

1h ago - Ionball 2: Ionstorm is a modern-day take on the classic brick-breaking games of our past. Develop... | PC
Ad

Need Cash? (US Only)

Now - How would it feel to have your money struggles solved by this time tomorrow? We give fast loans from $100-$10,000+, and repayment terms up to 60 mo... | Promoted post
30°

Review: 'Madden NFL 15' impresses | News10

1h ago - 'Madden NFL 15', the latest edition of EA Sports' pro football video game series, isn't perfect,... | Xbox 360
Related content from friends