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Re: precision weapon balancing
Date: 4/11/13 3:14 pm
In Response To: precision weapon balancing (MacGyver10)

Many can say, "What's the point? Why not consolidate them into one weapon?" For example, this balance issue would not exist with the precision weapons if all we had was the Battle Rifle.

Personally, I really like having so many choices of weapons in the sandbox. It's, IMO, more fun to see, hear, and use different weapons, and it allows us to customize ourselves deeper. I hope in future games that the weapons are balanced, but offer more differences. For example, in Halo 1, we had the Assault Rifle and the Plasma Rifle. The Assault Rifle was very effective at taking out nonshielded opponents, and the Plasma Rifle was very effective at reducing shields, and stunning players.

Thus we have 2 automatic weapons that could be "balanced", but offer uniqueness that makes me actually ask, "Should I start AR or Plasma Rifle? Plasma Rifle does this well, whereas Assault Rifle does this well."

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Halo Bulletin 4.10.13GrimBrother One4/10/13 10:30 pm
     or...Louis Wu4/10/13 10:57 pm
           Thank you. *NM*Quirel4/10/13 11:09 pm
           Re: or...Phoenix_92864/11/13 1:12 am
           precision weapon balancingMacGyver104/11/13 2:34 pm
                 Re: precision weapon balancingserpx4/11/13 3:14 pm
                       Incomparables.Leisandir4/12/13 9:24 am
                             Man...gamerguy20024/12/13 10:32 am
                 Re: precision weapon balancingQuirel4/11/13 7:40 pm

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