Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009)

Video Game  |  Action, Adventure, War  |  10 November 2009 (USA)
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A massacre at a Russian airport leads to a war between Russia and the United States. Meanwhile, a Task Force is sent to find the perpetrators and bring the bloodshed to an end.

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Five years after the events of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007), Russia is in political turmoil once again. Vladimir Makarov, a brutal leader and former associate of Imran Zakhaev, has set in motion a series of events that will threaten global security. After a series of vicious terrorist attacks, the situation is deemed dangerous enough for Task Force 141, led by Captain Soap MacTavish and Co., to be deployed all around the world, attempting to track down Makarov and restore peace. Written by David C. and callofduty.wikia.com

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Call of Duty 6  »

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The level name S.S.D.D may be a reference to Stephen King's novel, 'Dreamcatcher'. S.S.D.D ("Same Shit, Different Day") is a phrase used through out the book by the main characters. Also, Shepherd's first line in the cut scene, "The more things change, the more they stay the same" might also be a small reference to King's 'Thinner', where the line is spoken. See more »

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The Russian Federation Army is still using 1960ish military equipment, should they go to war, they would use their modern tech. such as the MiG-35, AK-103, and RPG-29 among several things. See more »

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Price: ["Endgame"; voice recording, regarding Shepherd] This is for the record. History is written by the victor. History is filled with liars. If he lives and we die, his truth becomes written - and ours is lost. Shepherd will a hero, 'cause all you need to change the world is one good lie and a river of blood. He's about to complete the greatest trick a liar ever played on history. But only if he lives, and we die.
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The ending credits play over a pan through an apparent museum showing dioramas of the soldiers on the various missions played in the game, with many museum visitors observing and debating the various displays. See more »

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Followed by Call of Duty: Operation Kingfish (2011) See more »

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I've played enough of it and I am wondering about the hype
20 November 2011 | by (Valhalla) – See all my reviews

CALL OF DUTY: a FPS that reinacts events of war (or so they say) during WWII and with this game the modern warfare of today.

I have played the multiplayer and I thought it was boring, I played the mode with small challenges and then I thought that the game was a little overrated, I went to the story last (which was not a good sign) and during the tutorial I thought "f##k this!!!" and gave up What exactly makes these games so popular? I enjoyed it a little but I thought it was extremely overrated, calling these games "best FPS ever" would be like calling "Stan Helsing" top 250 material.

The gameplay in this is bland (because of setting it in modern times), most of the challenge missions are the same, run around map, kill people YOUR WINNER! I didn't really get that far into the story for an actual plot but the idea of putting a tutorial mission at the beginning of a game, I have never been a fan of that. and from reading the plot synopsis it sounds like "USA are the good guys the Russians are evil", I don't know about you it sounds like an "old bag full of tricks" as one would call it.

I would suggest if you want a good war game I'd suggest the Halo series, at least it brings something new to the chair unlike this which looks like generic American war movie crap, if you want to experience something that portrays war well, I suggest looking up the 1989 film The Winter War (195 minute version).

If you want a better game then I'd suggest to you stuff like Max Payne, The Darkness (for a FPS), DOOM (to take a look back on the classics on the FPS genre) as far as other games go this is one of the worst and I am including HALO REACH here where the action is bland

Overall: I would rent it but I'd never buy these games


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