Gears 2, Fable 2, or Left 4 Dead?

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#1 Posted by halflife47 (23 posts) -

Personally, I wanna play Gears more at this point, but just want to know other people's opinions.

#2 Posted by ZombieHunterOG (3530 posts) -

Left 4 dead

its like sims for me considering my job :P 
#3 Posted by Jayge_ (10221 posts) -

Fable 2, personally. I have a huge hatred for Gears of War as a franchise. I'm reserving judgement on Left 4 Dead until the demo comes out, because as it is now in videos, the gunplay looks like absolute shit. I need to try it for myself.

#4 Posted by ZombieHunterOG (3530 posts) -
Jayge said:
"Fable 2, personally. I have a huge hatred for Gears of War as a franchise. I'm reserving judgement on Left 4 Dead until the demo comes out, because as it is now in videos, the gunplay looks like absolute shit. I need to try it for myself."
You know nothing jayge :P 
#5 Posted by halflife47 (23 posts) -
Jayge said:
"Fable 2, personally. I have a huge hatred for Gears of War as a franchise. I'm reserving judgement on Left 4 Dead until the demo comes out, because as it is now in videos, the gunplay looks like absolute shit. I need to try it for myself."
OMG, why of all game franchises Gears of War? Lol. Respect your opinion and all, but I gotta know.
#6 Posted by brukaoru (5079 posts) -

Gears of War 2! <3

Jayge
said:

"Fable 2, personally. I have a huge hatred for Gears of War as a franchise. I'm reserving judgement on Left 4 Dead until the demo comes out, because as it is now in videos, the gunplay looks like absolute shit. I need to try it for myself."
Agree with you on the Left 4 Dead statement, not impressed by it at all.
#7 Posted by mussbus999 (321 posts) -

Left 4 Dead looks aweeeesome.

#8 Posted by mussbus999 (321 posts) -

Left 4 Dead looks aweeeesome.

#9 Posted by halflife47 (23 posts) -

Yeah I agree with the whole Left 4 Dead thing , but Game Informer mag said it's good, so far they haven't let me down yet. Interesting concept though.

#10 Posted by Echo (391 posts) -

I'm really looking forward to Left 4 Dead, since I love zombie apocalypse themes sooo much!

#11 Posted by Subway (971 posts) -

Gears of war 2 by miles.

#12 Posted by Peacemaker (1104 posts) -

I'll be getting all three so it really doesn't matter to me.  I would probably say Gears 2 if I had to pick.

#13 Posted by TheGTAvaccine (2884 posts) -

Left 4 Dead.

I really hate Gears, but I want Fable 2.

#14 Edited by pause422 (6187 posts) -

fuck gears 2, fuck fable 2. left4dead for me. The gunplay in L4D is mainly the way it appears because its taking right from the way the Counter Strike games are done, its the same team behind that game, so its that really arcade ish but easy yet can get crazy wth recoil and bullet spread kind of gunplay just like CS is. Some of the weapons look like they were pretty much copied direction from CS as well, they even stated that if you're familar with CS and the weapons in the game and how they feel thats basically left4dead's feel. Its premise interests me though, such a simple concept but put into a full Valve game with everything its offering and the way the AI changes because of the director and scans how you play and everything, I really like the direction it went in. I'll play Gears 2 at some point, just not excited one bit..as for fable, I thought the first one was barely interesting at all, and the second looks like more of the same in a bit bigger area and nothing more. Oh yeah and with a dog...because thats apparently the big sell of the game, at least peter m makes it out to be.

#15 Posted by Pibo47 (3166 posts) -

I really want Gears 2 and left 4 dead.

#16 Posted by Bulldog19892 (1795 posts) -

Fallout 3.

#17 Posted by TomA (2531 posts) -

I played most of those at PAX, not Left4Dead though.I LOVED the first Gears so probably that,Fable 2 actually isn't that great,it's fun but it's not that much special(mind you i only played about 10 min of co-op)

#18 Posted by Milkman (16789 posts) -

You have to choose one? If so, I would probably go with Gears of War 2 or Left 4 Dead. All three games look fantastic though.

#19 Posted by Vigorousjammer (2502 posts) -

Bulldog19892 has the right idea...

#20 Posted by DoctorTran (1562 posts) -

All three. I don't care if you have to choose one or not. All three.

#21 Posted by Knives (711 posts) -

Left 4 Dead looks like adrenaline pumping craziness. 

#22 Edited by Ma7moud (805 posts) -

Gears 2 followed by Fable 2. I will buy all 3 of them anyway but Gears 2 is my most anticipated.

#23 Posted by Rowr (5641 posts) -

all of the above.

no clear leader.

#24 Posted by halflife47 (23 posts) -
Bulldog19892 said:
"Fallout 3."
Haha, yeah I wanted to put that but it wasn't system exclusive.... as if anyone gave a shit though.
#25 Posted by SleazyP (83 posts) -

Left 4 Dead hands down! Looks Awesome

#26 Posted by idiotic_genius1 (416 posts) -

Gears 2 cause I know very little about Left 4 Dead and the first Fable was only average.

#27 Posted by wefwefasdf (6729 posts) -

Gears 2. Hands down.

#28 Posted by DeadlyPain (397 posts) -

never judge a game till i personaly play it

im looking too left 4 dead - i hope to see more zombie survival games like it in the future all with multiplayer/co-op
the only real good one that people play is the G-mod one.....:/

and don't say Res5! - theres nothing scary about that, there slow sluggish and suck arse - sure the boss battle will be great, but the zombies? just like all res games, they suck, you can just walk past um with ease and they don't even look scary ¬_¬ - plus its not multiplayer so........

Left 4 dead zombies are in your face and give a more WTF experience xD lol
and its the first zombie game where the word "Survival" actually means something - head off alone, chances are you'll die, its a true team based game where if you don't work as a team you'll fail simple <<<<<that alone is enough to grab all my attention.

but in honesty, im looking forward too brothers in arms HH more

Game i want most is Dead rising for PC - want this game more then ANY other game, loved it on console, but i gave up on this gens console gaming so......
#29 Posted by Demilich (2599 posts) -

Left 4 Dead. Replay value + friends.

#30 Posted by Vinchenzo (6192 posts) -

[    ] - Gears of War 2
[    ] - Fable 2
[    ] - Left 4 Dead
[ x ] - All of the Above

#31 Edited by TheJollyRajah (1576 posts) -

LittleBigPlanet.

Oh, wait, it's not on the 360.... :)

Well, on Xbox...................................................................................................................................................... I guess Gears 2.

#32 Posted by Vinchenzo (6192 posts) -
TheJollyRajah said:
"LittleBigPlanet.

Oh, wait, it's not on the 360.... :)

Well, on Xbox...................................................................................................................................................... I guess Gears 2."
Thank god it's not on the 360.
#33 Posted by TheJollyRajah (1576 posts) -
Vinchenzo said:
"TheJollyRajah said:
"LittleBigPlanet.

Oh, wait, it's not on the 360.... :)

Well, on Xbox...................................................................................................................................................... I guess Gears 2."
Thank god it's not on the 360."
I know, right?

Eliminates most of the younger crowd.
#34 Posted by DeadlyPain (397 posts) -

Littlebigplanet doesn't look that great tbh

#35 Posted by TheJollyRajah (1576 posts) -
DeadlyPain said:
"Littlebigplanet doesn't look that great tbh"
You're right. It looks fantastic.

:)
#36 Posted by DeadlyPain (397 posts) -
TheJollyRajah said:
"DeadlyPain said:
"Littlebigplanet doesn't look that great tbh"
You're right. It looks fantastic.

:)
"
i mean look as in gameplay wise - graphicaly it looks great....for a sidescroller
#37 Posted by Psynapse (1064 posts) -
Jayge said:
"Fable 2, personally. I have a huge hatred for Gears of War as a franchise. I'm reserving judgement on Left 4 Dead until the demo comes out, because as it is now in videos, the gunplay looks like absolute shit. I need to try it for myself."

:O Why so hating against GOW2 man... GOW is more of an Xbox flagship game than Halo is imo... Anyone that has played it start to finish and played online will most likely agree with me.

In answer to the OP, GOW2, then Fable 2 coming a close 2nd. Left4Dead hasn't really grabbed me, but as Jayge said, i want to play the demo first.
#38 Posted by Handicrap (11 posts) -

Gears of War 2, I need something to pull me away from Halo. I'll probably get Fable and Left 4 Dead later.

#39 Posted by pause422 (6187 posts) -
halflife47 said:
"Bulldog19892 said:
"Fallout 3."
Haha, yeah I wanted to put that but it wasn't system exclusive.... as if anyone gave a shit though."
Left4Dead isn't either...
#40 Posted by crunchUK (5963 posts) -

gears 2. come on the first one was awesome with tonnes of flaws now that they've fixed them it can only be 10 times more awesome. i still play gears to this day. best headshots in any game. ever.

#41 Posted by Monkey_Guy (23 posts) -

all about gears, but if i'm honest i've not checked out left 4 dead - get the feeling i really should tho...

#42 Posted by chronicsmoke (996 posts) -

all 3

#43 Posted by DavidPalmer (343 posts) -

I'd say gears is the way to go. I think that the replay value is high on Left 4 Dead, but keep in mind Gears2 has a coop campaign and online play that is quite fun. In terms of just being a quality game too, it's the winner.

#44 Posted by Vinchenzo (6192 posts) -
DavidPalmer said:
"I'd say gears is the way to go. I think that the replay value is high on Left 4 Dead, but keep in mind Gears2 has a coop campaign and online play that is quite fun. In terms of just being a quality game too, it's the winner."
Guess you got both games a couple months before I did. Can you inform me of other facts and actualities, please?
#45 Posted by jamIeftw (2 posts) -
halflife47 said:
"Bulldog19892 said:
"Fallout 3."
Haha, yeah I wanted to put that but it wasn't system exclusive.... as if anyone gave a shit though."
Left for dead isn't?
#46 Edited by pause422 (6187 posts) -

Left 4 Dead is probably gonna come out for the PS3 sometime next year(valve stated so since they're now looking at development for it) but is launching PC and 360 at the same time..so its not exclusive in any way. The PC version will > the console one anyway, mod community will create entire new campaigns and such I'm assuming..valve assumes so too.

#47 Posted by wefwefasdf (6729 posts) -

The PC version will probably be better for Left 4 Dead but I will probably get it on the 360 beecause of LIVE.

#48 Posted by Jayge_ (10221 posts) -
pause422 said:
"Left 4 Dead is probably gonna come out for the PS3 sometime next year(valve stated so since they're now looking at development for it) but is launching PC and 360 at the same time..so its not exclusive in any way. The PC version will > the console one anyway, mod community will create entire new campaigns and such I'm assuming..valve assumes so too."
It's what they like to call a "Microsoft Exclusive".

Defend my position on Gears of War? I'm not going to piss a lot of people off and destroy the thread. Sorry fellas.
#49 Posted by Aaox (1657 posts) -

Fable 2. I love the theme. You know? Fairy-tale-esq. It's got magic, and dragons, and goblins, and... Wait, what was that? No, I'm not gay.

I'M NOT GAY.
#50 Posted by BananaHammock (141 posts) -

Out of those three Gears 2 but Fallout is my most anticipated game right now.

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