X360, PS3 Tuesday, November 6, 2007 | 11:51 AM

Call of Duty 4 Q&A session

Call of Duty 4 Q&A session

This year's most realistic World War Future shooter is released this week in both the US and Europe : Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. Thanks to the XCN we got an interview about it to put here. It gives answers about why they didn't do COD3, or WW2 for that matter, how the beta's been and much more.

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Commented on 2007-11-06 12:51:42
Robert Bowling (FourZeroTwo) must really need a holiday lol!! he's been promoting this game and working with the COD4 community for ages now.

Looking forward to this landing on my doorstep later this week!
Commented on 2007-11-06 13:40:57
Getting it later today. Great interview.
Commented on 2007-11-06 14:06:52
Im going to war this friday.. and I can't whait! ;D
Commented on 2007-11-06 14:33:18
most important question is missing:

why is there no co-op at all?
Commented on 2007-11-06 14:37:46 In reply to Uli
Posted by Uli
most important question is missing:

why is there no co-op at all?
true. that would've been killer...
Commented on 2007-11-06 15:24:39
I heard the single-player was only 5 hours... is that correct? seems weak for $50 if true.
Commented on 2007-11-06 16:07:52
It's only 5 hours if you're a COD regular playing on easy, you can sprint through pissing on everything, but if you play like that you deserve a slap
Commented on 2007-11-06 16:12:13
i read its 5-6 hours on normal, ill do it on the hardest setting.
Commented on 2007-11-06 16:59:00 In reply to rob230
Posted by rob230
It's only 5 hours if you're a COD regular playing on easy, you can sprint through pissing on everything, but if you play like that you deserve a slap
lol at easy :D
Commented on 2007-11-06 17:41:43
5-6 hours of QUALITY GRAPHICS AND GAMEPLAY is fine by me thanks

i wouldnt want it to be any longer personally, else i wouldnt bother finishing it

i havnt got round to finishing bioshock yet :p
or forza...
or the last boss on gears

... infact i havnt botherd to complete many of my games :(

did halo 3 on heroic myself though in about 8 hours.

ok im rambling now..
Commented on 2007-11-06 18:29:40
dam all that i am going onto the hardist mode 1st ^___^ like i did with COD 3 >.<...even know when i fin it ..it did.nt give me the points lol

Can,t Wait =D
Commented on 2007-11-06 21:20:36
From the description this is veering a tiny bit in the direction of neocolonialist propaganda. Somebody could even interpret the game as a war crime under the Nuremberg principles. What a giddy concept :). But that is entirely theoretical. I guess they gotta invent some enemies somewhere and Fox already laid the groundwork for "evil hajis in the desert". What I'm really saying is, I don't think any game depicting real armies exists in a vacuum outside the real world.

Also, British SAS in Russia?! That's a tad provocative. But I bet in the game the SAS are invited - no, begged - to come to Russia because they are paralyzed and can't handle the Stalinists. All that's missing is the local population greeting the player with flowers.
Commented on 2007-11-06 23:34:51
People complaining about how short the game is probably need to be informed that this game strongest point is multiplayer, i quickly learned that after playing the beta, game is the best multiplayer ive played in a long time. That said, the single [player is well worth playing, the 5-8 hours of single player in COD4 is fun and intense as hell, does not disappoint at all. Game is worth every penny you pay for it and more.:)
Commented on 2007-11-07 00:23:25
nice interview.

so the game is as long as Gears of War and God of War? Awesome. I kind of "liked" those games.

Anyway, I've been playing the meat of the game, the campaign. It's AMAZING.
Commented on 2007-11-07 10:14:21 In reply to Getpwned
Posted by Getpwned
Anyway, I've been playing the meat of the game, the campaign. It's AMAZING.
Is the campaign really the "meat" of the game? I've been playing the MP, which comes with 16 maps, is extremely well balanced and extremely deep.. and it's AMAZING. Personally, I'll spend much more time in MP than the campaign, and there's plenty of content there, so for me that's the real core component that matters.

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