Better local multiplayer?

#1 Posted by btsjigs (27 posts) -

Getting my XB1 Friday with Dead Rising & NBA 2K14, having some friends over to check it out on Saturday.. I have never been a fan of Call Of Duty or Battlefield but I know my friends would be so I want to pick one up. I've heard good things about Battlefields online multiplayer but not sure if that's true with the local. Wanted to get your guys opinions on which one would be better for a night of drinking and not being super serious/competitive with some friends? Thanks!

#2 Posted by BigJeffrey (5176 posts) -

i don't think battlefield or dead rising 3 have local multiplayer.

#3 Edited by Blu3V3nom07 (3778 posts) -

Call of Duty usually has good co-op missions. There's horde mode also, which seems totally solid.

I haven't bought Ghosts though, nor am I going to at least for a little while at launch. So, I don't really know about it really..

And Dead Rising 3 only has 2-player online co-op. It seems like it'd be good for drinking some, though. A little.

#5 Posted by btsjigs (27 posts) -

i don't think battlefield or dead rising 3 have local multiplayer.

Yeah DR is just for me haha thats why Im looking for more options to go with NBA, thanks for the info on BF I had no idea.

Call of Duty usually has good co-op missions. There's horde mode also, which seems totally solid.

I haven't bought Ghosts though, nor am I going to at least for a little while at launch. So, I don't really know about it really..

Sounds like a winner lol, thanks!

#6 Edited by Captain_Felafel (1602 posts) -

Battlefield is a strictly online affair, no local co-op. However, it's a lot more of a varied experience online than CoD. There's always ridiculous stuff happening in multiplayer, jets crashing into buildings, helicopters chasing you in a boat, stuff like that. Might be fun to watch as a group for awhile.

#7 Edited by Kedi2 (255 posts) -

I imagine Killer Instinct will have better local multiplayer than any other X1 game.

#8 Edited by Blu3V3nom07 (3778 posts) -

@kedi2 said:

I imagine Killer Instinct will have better local multiplayer than any other X1 game.

That's a fantastic suggestion. And its dirt cheap. ($20 or $40) GET HYPE! :D

#9 Posted by BigJeffrey (5176 posts) -

@btsjigs: Yeah what this duder said, Killer Instinct is free to download so might want to check that one out too.

#10 Posted by Canteu (2821 posts) -

Is this 1995?

#11 Edited by BigJeffrey (5176 posts) -

@canteu said:

Is this 1995?

I know, real life human interaction pfff.

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