Halo 4 vs Uncharted 3 (which is the console graphics king)

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#1 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -

So I Figure in this bordom I would do a Graphics thread, system wars seems to clinge onto these like The Dr to Aliens,to make the screenshots original in the way they were taken all images are from http://forums.gametrailers.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=1270337&start=20 and http://forums.gametrailers.com/viewtopic.php?f=27&t=1232068&start=2420

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I know you cant compare them But it's system wars when was the last time we had some big insane non thinking graphics debate?.............with games not in the same genre, hell if we hate it lets change it to other graphical beasts of the systems, Oh who am I kidding we all no Halo 4 wins :D

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#2 Posted by Thefatness16 (4673 posts) -

Halo 4 seems to look better. Haven't played either though.

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#3 Posted by platniumgamer (3960 posts) -

Halo 4 looks miles better.

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#4 Posted by ShadowMoses900 (17081 posts) -

It is subjective but I would take Uncharted 3 any day of the week, but I'm also a HUGE Uncharted fan.

In terms of graphics Uncharted wins but that is to be expected because it's a PS3 only game, and therfore the devs can take full advantage of the PS3's extra power.

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#5 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -
Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)
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#6 Posted by TheEpicGoat (2006 posts) -

Uncharted 3

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#7 Posted by ShadowMoses900 (17081 posts) -

Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)TheDidact

You thought the story for Uncharted was disappointing? UC3 is easily the best in the series, it's more serious and Drake's motives are questioned. To me Uncharted wins in all those categories you mentioned.

But I'm an Uncharted fanboy so :P

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#8 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -
[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)

I thought halo 4 had the best campaign of the series and story, but good post didact............Wait what?
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#9 Posted by FireSpirit117 (1926 posts) -

You thought the story for Uncharted was disappointing? UC3 is easily the best in the series, it's more serious and Drake's motives are questioned. To me Uncharted wins in all those categories you mentioned.

But I'm an Uncharted fanboy so :P

ShadowMoses900

It had a lot of undeveloped ideas and just didn't know what it wanted to be towards the end. It also had a ton of filler.

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#10 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -

[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)ShadowMoses900

You thought the story for Uncharted was disappointing? UC3 is easily the best in the series, it's more serious and Drake's motives are questioned. To me Uncharted wins in all those categories you mentioned.

But I'm an Uncharted fanboy so :P

[spoiler] The ending is recycled from Uncharted 2 (Drake goes to save important character, fights through convoy/caravan, finds ancient city, fights monsters, fights antagonist, city destroyed, Drake barely makes it out) of course there was the use of hallucinations which was a smart but debatable idea. Marlowe was useless as a villain. Ramses was shoehorned in to showcase some sweet water levels. I liked Talbot but he was underdeveloped. Both Cutter and Chloe bail out (Cutter broke his leg but in real life their voice actors had other commitments). These are just a few things. [/spoiler]
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#11 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -
[QUOTE="worknow222"][QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)

I thought halo 4 had the best campaign of the series and story, but good post didact............Wait what?

What? I never make good posts. :lol:
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#12 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -
[QUOTE="TheDidact"][QUOTE="worknow222"][QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)

I thought halo 4 had the best campaign of the series and story, but good post didact............Wait what?

What? I never make good posts. :lol:

I was thinking more on the fact the didact would post on system wars arent you trying to kill us? :P
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#13 Posted by CanYouDiglt (8232 posts) -
Halo 4
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#14 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -
[QUOTE="worknow222"][QUOTE="TheDidact"][QUOTE="worknow222"] I thought halo 4 had the best campaign of the series and story, but good post didact............Wait what?

What? I never make good posts. :lol:

I was thinking more on the fact the didact would post on system wars arent you trying to kill us? :P

I'm the Bornstellar Didact. :cool:
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#15 Posted by Maneil99 (842 posts) -

Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)TheDidact

Eh halo 4's co op is some of the blandest stuff I've ever played. I found UC3's co op to be crazy fun not to mention hoard mode with actual humans ( something Halo 4 removed) aswell as a villian CO OP campaign was fun. Graphics in this thread are definitly biased, worst vs best, and even then aside from the **** chloe screen it looks quite good.

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#16 Posted by Meeeper282 (1597 posts) -

Uncharted 3 by a country mile

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#17 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -
[QUOTE="worknow222"][QUOTE="TheDidact"]What? I never make good posts. :lol:TheDidact
I was thinking more on the fact the didact would post on system wars arent you trying to kill us? :P

I'm the Bornstellar Didact. :cool:

oh good now get off your lazy A$$ and help out humanity instead of posting on some forum
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#18 Posted by Maneil99 (842 posts) -

UC3 MP graphics are lacking. SP it beats Halo 4's SP, MP is a slight edge in Halo 4's favor, Split screen UC3 wins just for the sake that Halo 4's split screen is piss poor.uncharted-3-creepy-crawler-kickback.jpg

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#19 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -

[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)Maneil99

Eh halo 4's co op is some of the blandest stuff I've ever played. I found UC3's co op to be crazy fun not to mention hoard mode with actual humans ( something Halo 4 removed) aswell as a villian CO OP campaign was fun. Graphics in this thread are definitly biased, worst vs best, and even then aside from the **** chloe screen it looks quite good.

hey dont blame the messenger if you want to find more pics of both I gave links to them in the original post,
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#20 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -

[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)Maneil99

Eh halo 4's co op is some of the blandest stuff I've ever played. I found UC3's co op to be crazy fun not to mention hoard mode with actual humans ( something Halo 4 removed) aswell as a villian CO OP campaign was fun. Graphics in this thread are definitly biased, worst vs best, and even then aside from the **** chloe screen it looks quite good.

I just prefer the amount of content in Halo 4's co-op, especially co-op campaign. (plus co-op=4 players) It's not as good as Gears 3's co-op options but it's just something I prefer. It's basically up to one's own opinion.
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#21 Posted by Cheleman (8197 posts) -

Uncharted 3.

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#22 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -
[QUOTE="worknow222"][QUOTE="TheDidact"][QUOTE="worknow222"] I was thinking more on the fact the didact would post on system wars arent you trying to kill us? :P

I'm the Bornstellar Didact. :cool:

oh good now get off your lazy A$$ and help out humanity instead of posting on some forum

JK IM THE UR-DIDACT LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL YOU'VE BEEN PUNKED!!!! I WILL NOW FLY AWAY ON MAH WAR SPHINX!!!!! SOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOISOI!!!!!
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#23 Posted by OB-47 (10909 posts) -

Uncharted 3 is vastly better in the graphics department I'd say. There is so much more attention to detail as well.

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#24 Posted by ShadowsDemon (10054 posts) -
[QUOTE="ShadowMoses900"]

[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)TheDidact

You thought the story for Uncharted was disappointing? UC3 is easily the best in the series, it's more serious and Drake's motives are questioned. To me Uncharted wins in all those categories you mentioned.

But I'm an Uncharted fanboy so :P

[spoiler] The ending is recycled from Uncharted 2 (Drake goes to save important character, fights through convoy/caravan, finds ancient city, fights monsters, fights antagonist, city destroyed, Drake barely makes it out) of course there was the use of hallucinations which was a smart but debatable idea. Marlowe was useless as a villain. Ramses was shoehorned in to showcase some sweet water levels. I liked Talbot but he was underdeveloped. Both Cutter and Chloe bail out (Cutter broke his leg but in real life their voice actors had other commitments). These are just a few things. [/spoiler]

About the last part.... [spoiler] I never actually knew that. They just got cut out because they had other things on? Wow. [/spoiler] Anyway, I'd say Halo 4 by a hair.
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#25 Posted by NineTailedGoku (1977 posts) -

Halo 4CanYouDiglt

Cant give your two cents unless you played both games. We all know a blind Lem like you have never played UC3. Halo 4 looks fantastic though, but not up to par with UC3. TLOU spanks both though.

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#26 Posted by Fizzman (9892 posts) -

Halo 4 looks miles better.

platniumgamer

Is a mile two inches in your country?

I would give the very, very slight edge to Halo 4. You could argue either way.

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#27 Posted by Chutebox (43461 posts) -

Uncharted

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#28 Posted by ZombieKiller7 (6365 posts) -

To my eyes Halo 4 looks a little more polished graphically.

Not that either of these games are worth my time.

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#29 Posted by TheDidact (3986 posts) -
[QUOTE="TheDidact"][QUOTE="ShadowMoses900"]

You thought the story for Uncharted was disappointing? UC3 is easily the best in the series, it's more serious and Drake's motives are questioned. To me Uncharted wins in all those categories you mentioned.

But I'm an Uncharted fanboy so :P

ShadowsDemon
[spoiler] The ending is recycled from Uncharted 2 (Drake goes to save important character, fights through convoy/caravan, finds ancient city, fights monsters, fights antagonist, city destroyed, Drake barely makes it out) of course there was the use of hallucinations which was a smart but debatable idea. Marlowe was useless as a villain. Ramses was shoehorned in to showcase some sweet water levels. I liked Talbot but he was underdeveloped. Both Cutter and Chloe bail out (Cutter broke his leg but in real life their voice actors had other commitments). These are just a few things. [/spoiler]

About the last part.... [spoiler] I never actually knew that. They just got cut out because they had other things on? Wow. [/spoiler] Anyway, I'd say Halo 4 by a hair.

[spoiler] I read it on GAF about a year ago. And Arnie from ND never denied it while posting in the same thread. The game was unfinished and ND admitted announcing the date a year in advance was a mistake and they had a horrible crunch time with U3. [/spoiler]
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#30 Posted by NEWMAHAY (3824 posts) -
[QUOTE="TheDidact"]Uncharted 3 and Halo 4 both look their best during their desert parts. IMO: Campaign: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 (not by a lot though) Multiplayer: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Co-op: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Soundtrack: Halo 4>Uncharted 3 Graphics: Uncharted 3>Halo 4 Story: Halo 4=Uncharted 3 (both are equally dissapointing)

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#31 Posted by ShadowsDemon (10054 posts) -
[QUOTE="TheDidact"][QUOTE="ShadowsDemon"][QUOTE="TheDidact"][spoiler] The ending is recycled from Uncharted 2 (Drake goes to save important character, fights through convoy/caravan, finds ancient city, fights monsters, fights antagonist, city destroyed, Drake barely makes it out) of course there was the use of hallucinations which was a smart but debatable idea. Marlowe was useless as a villain. Ramses was shoehorned in to showcase some sweet water levels. I liked Talbot but he was underdeveloped. Both Cutter and Chloe bail out (Cutter broke his leg but in real life their voice actors had other commitments). These are just a few things. [/spoiler]

About the last part.... [spoiler] I never actually knew that. They just got cut out because they had other things on? Wow. [/spoiler] Anyway, I'd say Halo 4 by a hair.

[spoiler] I read it on GAF about a year ago. And Arnie from ND never denied it while posting in the same thread. The game was unfinished and ND admitted announcing the date a year in advance was a mistake and they had a horrible crunch time with U3. [/spoiler]

Wow...no wonder the last few chapters felt rushed.
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#32 Posted by platniumgamer (3960 posts) -

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Halo 4 looks miles better.

Fizzman

Is a mile two inches in your country?

It would seem so, yes.

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#33 Posted by ShadowsDemon (10054 posts) -

[QUOTE="Fizzman"]

[QUOTE="platniumgamer"]

Halo 4 looks miles better.

platniumgamer

Is a mile two inches in your country?

It would seem so, yes.

It depends on the ego of the guy who's saying it and what he's saying it about. ;)
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#34 Posted by Riadon2 (1598 posts) -

Both of them make me want to vomit.

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#35 Posted by ShadowsDemon (10054 posts) -

Both of them make me want to vomit.

Riadon2
Why would that be?
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#36 Posted by Riadon2 (1598 posts) -

[QUOTE="Riadon2"]

Both of them make me want to vomit.

ShadowsDemon

Why would that be?

Low-res flat textures, jaggies galore, horrible LOD and pop-in, very low AF, 720p, massive bloom overuse, crawling shadows, etc.

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#37 Posted by ShadowsDemon (10054 posts) -

[QUOTE="ShadowsDemon"][QUOTE="Riadon2"]

Both of them make me want to vomit.

Riadon2

Why would that be?

Low-res flat textures, jaggies galore, horrible LOD and pop-in, very low AF, 720p, massive bloom overuse, crawling shadows, etc.

720p doesn't make it bad. I've seen 720p games that look better than 1080p games.
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#38 Posted by FireSpirit117 (1926 posts) -

[QUOTE="ShadowsDemon"][QUOTE="Riadon2"]

Both of them make me want to vomit.

Riadon2

Why would that be?

Low-res flat textures, jaggies galore, horrible LOD and pop-in, very low AF, 720p, massive bloom overuse, crawling shadows, etc.

You must have some really supersensitive stomach then...

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#39 Posted by Riadon2 (1598 posts) -

[QUOTE="Riadon2"]

[QUOTE="ShadowsDemon"] Why would that be?ShadowsDemon

Low-res flat textures, jaggies galore, horrible LOD and pop-in, very low AF, 720p, massive bloom overuse, crawling shadows, etc.

720p doesn't make it bad. I've seen 720p games that look better than 1080p games.

720p doesn't make a game bad, it just makes it blurry. You may have seen 720p games that beat 1080p games, but that is because of your viewing distance (or you aren't comparing games from similar release dates).

Plus, I play in 1440p, so imagine what 720p looks like on my monitor.

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#40 Posted by Riadon2 (1598 posts) -

[QUOTE="Riadon2"]

[QUOTE="ShadowsDemon"] Why would that be?FireSpirit117

Low-res flat textures, jaggies galore, horrible LOD and pop-in, very low AF, 720p, massive bloom overuse, crawling shadows, etc.

You must have some really supersensitive stomach then...

It was an exaggeration.

I do get a small headache, however, but that is moreso the framerate.

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#41 Posted by campzor (34932 posts) -
why the bad uncharted pics? :/
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#42 Posted by Riadon2 (1598 posts) -

why the bad uncharted pics? :/campzor

Because it is a bad looking game.

Face it, the bullshots are innacurate.

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#43 Posted by The_Game21x (26362 posts) -

Halo 4.

But the difference is hardly significant.

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#44 Posted by ZombieKiller7 (6365 posts) -

[QUOTE="campzor"]why the bad uncharted pics? :/Riadon2

Because it is a bad looking game.

Face it, the bullshots are innacurate.

Baloney, it looks great in motion.

It just doesn't have much depth to it or anything interesting, it's Tomb Raider without the boobs.

Graphically it does look great while you're actually playing it but that's mostly the artwork not the hardware.

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#45 Posted by CanYouDiglt (8232 posts) -

[QUOTE="CanYouDiglt"]Halo 4NineTailedGoku

Cant give your two cents unless you played both games. We all know a blind Lem like you have never played UC3. Halo 4 looks fantastic though, but not up to par with UC3. TLOU spanks both though.

Actually I have played all 3 Uncharted games on my ps3 and yes Halo looks better imo. Since you are a blind cow though it is understandable why you try and dismiss anyone that does not say Sony is the best.

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#46 Posted by Silverbond (16130 posts) -

Halo 4.

But the difference is hardly significant.

The_Game21x
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#47 Posted by The__Kraken (858 posts) -

Halo 4 has better graphics.

Though that ain't sayin' much.

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#48 Posted by worknow222 (1778 posts) -
why the bad uncharted pics? :/campzor
there not bad there from real gamers who have taken the pictures of the games they play no bullshots at all there all in game and can be trusted to an extent, I linked to the threads the pictures are from if you wish to find more and post them then go a head
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#49 Posted by Samus3D (1953 posts) -

From what I'm seeing Halo 4... The canyon scene also looks good.

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#50 Posted by Samus3D (1953 posts) -

[QUOTE="CanYouDiglt"]Halo 4NineTailedGoku

Cant give your two cents unless you played both games. We all know a blind Lem like you have never played UC3. Halo 4 looks fantastic though, but not up to par with UC3. TLOU spanks both though.

He said 1 word and 1 letter, did he really strike that big of a nerve?