Rock, Paper, Shotgun pointed me to a new Modern Warfare 3 trailer today. This apparent multiplayer world premiere is filled with slow-motion effects and interesting camera angles—also, lots of shooting.
Am I the only one that feels a little underwhelmed by the footage? The graphics don't look all that great, and the action reinforces the impression that Call of Duty multiplayer consists of brief bouts of heavy action followed by getting killed by someone you can't see. Perhaps I've been ruined by the latest Battlefield 3 trailer, which shows a much more dynamic multiplayer experience in addition to prettier visuals.
The two games are due out within about a couple of weeks of each other. Battlefield 3 hits first, on October 25, while Modern Warfare 3 touches down on November 8. I know which one I'm ordering.
|Here are the winners of our Macrium Data Disasters contest||6|
|PC Perspective pokes and prods the Radeon Pro Duo||19|
|Microsoft finalizes closing of Lionhead Studios||13|
|AMD completes spin-off of its assembly and test operations||18|
|Deals of the week: Asus' MG278Q display for $400 and more||20|
|Phanteks wraps its Enthoo Evolv ATX case in sheets of glass||14|
|AOC Agon AG271QX is the first in a new line of gaming displays||25|
|We take a seat on Turris' VR Chair||18|
|HP's Chromebook 13 is dressed for success at $499||25|
|LOVE THIS ARTICLE. MORE OF THIS PLEASE.||+36|