Ok let's get the actual service from amazon out of the way. The code worked fine, and was emailed to me on time. There's not really anything more to say on that. In my experience, the download product system has worked perfectly.
Right, now onto the game. I played the predecessor, BF3, a lot. A heck of a lot. The reason why was that it was a masterpiece in immersive FPS gunplay. Now this is where DICE have made a huge error in approach for BF4 as far as I'm concerned. They have focussed on graphics and innovation (I prefer to say "gimmicks") and seem to have forgotton what makes a first person shooter gameplay on a PC intuitive and FUN at it's core. At the time of writing, BF4 is… Read more
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(EDIT: AMAZON CAME THROUGH WITH REFUND INCLUDING POSTAGE COSTS - VERY HAPPY WITH AMAZON'S SERVICE HERE)
Pre-ordered the game for PC based on the sell that it was using the BF3 frostbite 2 engine. So here's me thinking the core elements of what makes BF3 great such as the gunplay and the way it handles would be produced in a similar level of quality.
My god how I was wrong.
Now here's the thing. THE GAME IS NOT FINISHED. The bugs and missing features list that are being pointed out on the battlelog forums is insane. The game plays like it's in alpha stage, not a releasable product.
The campaign is somewhat fun (only as a kind of interactive… Read more