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Old 05-19-14, 08:40 AM   #76
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

I'm willing to be the trade in to Best Buy is worth more than I'll have paid for this thing after the $25 reward certs are factored in.
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Old 05-19-14, 07:21 PM   #77
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

My copy arrived from Best Buy today. (They never get here early when it's a game I'm actually excited about. )

Will try to post some impressions later.
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Old 05-19-14, 09:59 PM   #78
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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Old 05-19-14, 10:42 PM   #79
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

So how many P's are there?
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Old 05-20-14, 12:12 AM   #80
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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Any reviews yet?
7.8 from IGN for the PC, PS4 and Xbone versions.

No mention of it for the PS3 or 360.
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Old 05-20-14, 12:48 AM   #81
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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So how many P's are there?
1080p/60 on both Xbox One and PS4.
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Old 05-20-14, 12:59 AM   #82
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

I read the IGN and they actually praised it quite a bit to the point I thought based on it the score would've been closer to a 8.5.


Polygon has their review up and it's almost parallel with IGN...their score...9.0
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/20/571...w-order-review

Gameinformer....8.0......http://www.gameinformer.com/games/wo...er-review.aspx

Gamesradar.....4 of 5 stars.......http://www.gamesradar.com/wolfenstein-new-order-review/
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Old 05-20-14, 04:50 AM   #83
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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7.8 from IGN for the PC, PS4 and Xbone versions.

No mention of it for the PS3 or 360.
Hmm, decent. I might just wait on this, especially with Watch Dogs due in a week.
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Old 05-20-14, 09:14 AM   #84
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

Yeah, I decided to skip after all. Didn't want to try and rush through it in a week and I'll be playing Watch Dogs next week. And it looks like Best Buy doesn't even have a trade in value for the PS3 & PS4 versions. Just the 360 & XB1 versions for $30. And nothing at Target for any of the versions.
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Old 05-20-14, 10:05 AM   #85
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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I read the IGN and they actually praised it quite a bit to the point I thought based on it the score would've been closer to a 8.5.
I was also surprised a bit. While watching the review I was thinking it's going to get a high 8, maybe even a 9. Then the 7.8 shows up. It only got dinged for two minor things, dual wielding is a little wonky, and that you have to push a button to pick up items.
He says during the review he had a blast playing it, and gave it positive marks for excellent presentation and fun gun play. For me, that's mainly what I look for in shooters.
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Old 05-20-14, 10:12 AM   #86
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

Gamespot has it at ....8.....http://www.gamespot.com/reviews/wolf.../1900-6415765/

I was reading this and overall they praised it as well but their strikes against it...Laser Cutter cannot be used creatively and Perks System. It was the same with the other reviews; overall talked about it being mostly good but found a few points to nick-pick.
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Old 05-20-14, 10:14 AM   #87
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

No multiplayer?

Might have to redbox this one.
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Old 05-20-14, 03:18 PM   #88
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

just got this for 360. anyone know what i can't "install" disc 1?
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Old 05-20-14, 03:25 PM   #89
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

I was tempted to buy this, but at $70 CAD, there's just no way.
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Old 05-20-14, 04:20 PM   #90
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

That sounds expensive. How much is that in real money?
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Old 05-20-14, 04:20 PM   #91
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

I played a few hours last night, up to Chapter 4. It's quite a bit of fun, but you already know exactly what you're getting. The levels are designed so that most situations have multiple possible approaches, and you can go in stealthy or guns blazing. Although some areas are obviously designed more for stealth and some combat situations are unavoidable.

The various perks/upgrades are unlocked through completing secondary objectives (# of kills with certain weapons, kill 5 enemies with thrown back grenades, kill 20 enemies stealthily with a silenced handgun, etc.). Those add a bit of variety, and the nice thing is that your progress is saved even if you die or reload checkpoint. So you could theoretically have most of the perks unlocked by the end of chapter 1 just by grinding and reloading.
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Old 05-20-14, 04:45 PM   #92
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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That sounds expensive. How much is that in real money?
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Old 05-20-14, 04:46 PM   #93
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

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I played a few hours last night, up to Chapter 4. It's quite a bit of fun, but you already know exactly what you're getting. The levels are designed so that most situations have multiple possible approaches, and you can go in stealthy or guns blazing. Although some areas are obviously designed more for stealth and some combat situations are unavoidable.

The various perks/upgrades are unlocked through completing secondary objectives (# of kills with certain weapons, kill 5 enemies with thrown back grenades, kill 20 enemies stealthily with a silenced handgun, etc.). Those add a bit of variety, and the nice thing is that your progress is saved even if you die or reload checkpoint. So you could theoretically have most of the perks unlocked by the end of chapter 1 just by grinding and reloading.
what system and did you install or play from disc?
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Old 05-20-14, 04:58 PM   #94
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That sounds expensive. How much is that in real money?
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Old 05-20-14, 05:23 PM   #95
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

Anyone pick up the game at Best Buy? Do they give you a $5 gift card right there?
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Old 05-20-14, 05:23 PM   #96
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just got this for 360. anyone know what i can't "install" disc 1?
I also picked this up today for the 360. I didn't have any problems installing disc 1. It did take about 40 minutes to finish. Do you have 8 gig free where you're installing it to?

I've played about an hour and have enjoyed it so far. Old school FPS.
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I also picked this up today for the 360. I didn't have any problems installing disc 1. It did take about 40 minutes to finish. Do you have 8 gig free where you're installing it to?

I've played about an hour and have enjoyed it so far. Old school FPS.
I do have that free. Just made some room. Please help!
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

Nm. Figured it out. Thought I'd play tonight, but not with load time. Oh well. Look forward to it...
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Re: Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4, Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC -- 5/20/2014)

So the $20 was only for preorders?
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So the $20 was only for preorders?
It still shows on the website as a "Special Offer", but according to the fine print, it's pre-order only:

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To be eligible, you must be a My Best Buy™ (formerly Reward Zone) program member and meet minimum age requirements of purchased game at time of pickup or shipment. Visit My Best Buy for a list of eligible game titles, street dates, minimum age and other requirements. Street dates are subject to change by publisher. Offer valid at BestBuy.com and in Best Buy stores in 50 U.S./D.C. (excluding Puerto Rico). Game must be pre-ordered by street date and purchased as follows: (1) If you pre-order in store or online for Store Pickup, purchase and pick up game within 7 days of street date; or (2) If you pre-order online for Ship to Home, your purchase will be processed and shipped on or about street date. Please provide My Best Buy member number at time of pre-order and pickup. Eligible members will receive 500 bonus points (worth $10 in reward certificates) per qualified purchase. Eligible members who pre-order Wolfenstein: The New Order will receive 1,000 bonus points (worth $20 in reward certificates) per qualified purchase. Limit one award per member per title. Points will post to your account approximately 15 days from time of pickup or shipment. Follow instructions on My Best Buy to issue your reward certificate. My Best Buy membership and reward certificates are subject to My Best Buy program rules. If you are not a My Best Buy member at time of pre-order, you must join online at My Best Buy or at any participating Best Buy store prior to game pickup or shipment. If you join on day of store pickup, enrollment must be on the same transaction as game pickup and member number must be provided to be eligible. If you join after game pickup or shipment, you will not be eligible to receive an award for that title. Not valid with any other offers. No dealers. No rain checks.
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