There is currently a discussion on Twitter about a player’s gameplay. You can see blatant movement from the Modern Warfare 2 beta. Some are amazed at the skills, others angry that there are also scenes like this in the latest CoD. The third faction just insults.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 hits stores on October 28th and is currently in beta. The first week is dedicated to PlayStation players, and the following week the beta gates open to all platforms.
So there’s already a ton of gameplay out there on YouTube, Twitch, and Twitter, but one player in particular stands out in the community. The twitch streamer “zurly9”. He posted blatant gameplay and now a discussion broke out in the community as to whether that’s cool or crazy.
We embed the reveal trailer from the multiplayer of Modern Warfare 2 here:
CoD MW2: Gameplay splits the community
What gameplay is it? The following clip causes excitement:
The clip was shared by major CoD accounts on Twitter, such as CharlieIntel, and quickly found a wide audience. The streamer shared another clip:
You can see a very active gameplay with lots of movement tricks and fast movements. In addition, the MP5 is used (Lachmann-MP), which you can only get with a trick:
CoD MW2: The Beta’s Best Weapon with Setup – Little Trick unlocks it
How are players reacting to this? The reactions to this are very diverse. Broadly speaking, there are 3 factions pouncing on the clips.
There are the players who are fascinated by such scenes. They celebrate the gameplay and see it as an incentive to get better too:
On the other hand, there are users who don’t celebrate this kind of gameplay at all. For them, the constant hopping, slide-canceling, flicking is one size too many. You just don’t want to see something like this in Call of Duty:
The largest group, however, are users who approach the player directly. Many get personal, bitching about playstyle or making fun of the player.
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If you want to take a look at the beta as well, there are still opportunities to do so. In our big special about the beta, you can find out when the open beta phases take place and what else there is to know: CoD Modern Warfare 2: Everything about the beta – duration, download & content