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** "Press F to pay respects."[[note]]This particular bit of {{Narm}} was viewed as breaking the poignancy of a sad scene in which the player character attends a military funeral, as well as highlighting how ''Call of Duty'' had been perceived to rely too heavily on action commands. Since ''Advanced Warfare'''s release, it's become commonplace to post the letter "F" and nothing else in response to something sad happening during a livestream on websites like Twitch. Sometimes "X" instead of "F" in accordance with the console version.[[/note]]

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** "Press F to pay respects."[[note]]This particular bit of {{Narm}} was viewed as breaking the poignancy of a sad scene in which the player character attends a military funeral, as well as highlighting how ''Call of Duty'' had been perceived to rely too heavily on action commands. Since ''Advanced Warfare'''s release, it's become commonplace to post the letter "F" and nothing else in response to something sad happening during a livestream on websites like Twitch. Sometimes "X" instead of "F" in accordance with the console version.PS4 version, as the Xbox One's interact button would be A.[[/note]]


* CounterpartComparison:
** [[DepopulationBomb Manticore]] is compared to [[spoiler:[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid FOXDIE]]]] by some players, albeit in reverse: [[spoiler:while FOXDIE targets specific genomes, Manticore targets everyone ''except'' those genomes]].
** It also draws a few comparisons to [[spoiler:[[VideoGame/SyphonFilter The Syphon Filter Virus]]]].
** The fact that Manticore [[spoiler:causes zombies to appear]] evokes [[spoiler:[[Franchise/ResidentEvil the T-Virus]] as well.]]
** It can also draw pretty direct comparisons to [[spoiler:modified FEV strains used by the Enclave]] from the Fallout games in that [[spoiler:they also exclude a small part of the population from their lethal effects--in the case of the FEV, "clean", non-mutated human populations.]]
** Following on from the comparisons to [[spoiler:VideoGame/MetalGear, Jonathan Irons is an interesting foil to Senator Steven Armstrong--they have similar methods, but opposite goals.]]


** [[{{Narm}} "Press F To Pay Respects"]][[note]]Sometimes "X" instead of "F" in accordance with the console version.[[/note]]

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** [[{{Narm}} "Press F To Pay Respects"]][[note]]Sometimes to pay respects."[[note]]This particular bit of {{Narm}} was viewed as breaking the poignancy of a sad scene in which the player character attends a military funeral, as well as highlighting how ''Call of Duty'' had been perceived to rely too heavily on action commands. Since ''Advanced Warfare'''s release, it's become commonplace to post the letter "F" and nothing else in response to something sad happening during a livestream on websites like Twitch. Sometimes "X" instead of "F" in accordance with the console version.[[/note]]


* MostWonderfulSound: Opening a Supply Drop and hearing "ELITE!" Even better if the Random Number Gods bless you and you hear it ''multiple'' times!

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* MostWonderfulSound: SugarWiki/MostWonderfulSound: Opening a Supply Drop and hearing "ELITE!" Even better if the Random Number Gods bless you and you hear it ''multiple'' times!


* ContestedSequel: The broken base find that as a new entry, ''Advanced Warfare'' is looking better than ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyGhosts'', but doesn't compete with ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2'' or ''[[VideoGame/ModernWarfare Modern Warfare 2]]'' due to a larger incorporation of elements from other sci-fi first-person shooters and several returning ''Black Ops 2'' features.

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* ContestedSequel: The broken base find that as a new entry, ''Advanced Warfare'' is looking better than ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyGhosts'', but doesn't compete with ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2'' ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOpsII'' or ''[[VideoGame/ModernWarfare Modern Warfare 2]]'' due to a larger incorporation of elements from other sci-fi first-person shooters and several returning ''Black Ops 2'' features.



** Also other people are even calling ''Advanced Warfare'' [[FanNickname Black Ops 3]] due to several returning ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2'' multiplayer features like scorestreaks and medals instead of something else new.

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** Also other people are even calling ''Advanced Warfare'' [[FanNickname Black Ops 3]] due to several returning ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2'' ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOpsII'' multiplayer features like scorestreaks and medals instead of something else new.



* WinBackTheCrowd: Much like [[VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2 Black Ops II]], another sci-fi themed entry in the series, Activision is banking on this rejuvenating the franchise after the somewhat tepid reception that its [[VideoGame/CallOfDutyGhosts predecessor]] received from critics and fans alike by introducing new concepts and mechanics such as the exosuit, as well as ditching the aging IW Engine that had powered every title in the series since Modern Warfare 1 in favor of an in-house engine that Sledgehammer developed from scratch with true next-gen visuals in mind. It eventually didn't work, as Advanced Warfare got a tepid reception much like Ghosts did. Players and critics cite the exosuits and map design to balance them made gameplay get stale quickly as matches fell into a "King of the Hill" game, in which players scrambled to claim the highest vantage points.

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* WinBackTheCrowd: Much like [[VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOps2 ''[[VideoGame/CallOfDutyBlackOpsII Black Ops II]], II]]'', another sci-fi themed entry in the series, Activision is banking on this rejuvenating the franchise after the somewhat tepid reception that its [[VideoGame/CallOfDutyGhosts predecessor]] received from critics and fans alike by introducing new concepts and mechanics such as the exosuit, as well as ditching the aging IW Engine that had powered every title in the series since Modern Warfare 1 in favor of an in-house engine that Sledgehammer developed from scratch with true next-gen visuals in mind. It eventually didn't work, as Advanced Warfare got a tepid reception much like Ghosts did. Players and critics cite the exosuits and map design to balance them made gameplay get stale quickly as matches fell into a "King of the Hill" game, in which players scrambled to claim the highest vantage points.


** The fact that Manticore [[spoiler:causes zombies to appear]] evokes [[spoiler:[[ResidentEvil the T-Virus]] as well.]]

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** The fact that Manticore [[spoiler:causes zombies to appear]] evokes [[spoiler:[[ResidentEvil [[spoiler:[[Franchise/ResidentEvil the T-Virus]] as well.]]


* HarsherInHindsight: In the first level, Will Irons mentions he joined the military to get away from his old man (played by Creator/KevinSpacey). Given his recent sexual assault allegations against young men, this line can come off as uncomfortable.

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* HarsherInHindsight: In the first level, Will Irons mentions he joined the military to get away from his old man (played by Creator/KevinSpacey). Given his After recent allegations against him that he committed sexual assault allegations against young men, this line can come off as uncomfortable.


* SurprisinglySimilarStories:
** The ending [[spoiler: involves two buddies assaulting enemy's stronghold with heavily-armored suits. Sounds just like the ending to ''[[VideoGame/ModernWarfare Modern Warfare 3]]''.]]
** The ''entire plot'' is very similar to that of ''VideoGame/{{HAWX}}'': [[spoiler: Player character starts off as a U.S. military serviceman fighting for his country in the prologue, then he joins a PMC to take down an international terrorist organization. Once the terrorists are defeated, the PMC's evil CEO reveals his true intentions to TakeOverTheWorld and lay waste to America, leading the player character and a few of his best buddies to defect back to the U.S. military. Both games end with said evil CEO being personally assassinated by the player character. The PMC names are also very similar: Artemis vs. Atlas.]]

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* HarsherInHindsight: In the first level, Will Irons mentions he joined the military to get away from his old man (played by Creator/KevinSpacey). Given his recent sexual assault allegations against young men, this line can come off as uncomfortable.

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** Apparently, the Atlas Corporation has a higher approval rating than any U.S. President in history. Theodore Roosevelt, George Washington and Abraham Lincoln would have something to say about that.


** [[DepopulationBomb Manticore]] is compared to [[spoiler:[[Franchise/MetalGear FOXDIE]]]] by some players, albeit in reverse: [[spoiler:while FOXDIE targets specific genomes, Manticore targets everyone ''except'' those genomes]].

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** [[DepopulationBomb Manticore]] is compared to [[spoiler:[[Franchise/MetalGear [[spoiler:[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid FOXDIE]]]] by some players, albeit in reverse: [[spoiler:while FOXDIE targets specific genomes, Manticore targets everyone ''except'' those genomes]].



** Following on from the comparisons to [[spoiler:MetalGear, Jonathan Irons is an interesting foil to Senator Steven Armstrong--they have similar methods, but opposite goals.]]

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** Following on from the comparisons to [[spoiler:MetalGear, [[spoiler:VideoGame/MetalGear, Jonathan Irons is an interesting foil to Senator Steven Armstrong--they have similar methods, but opposite goals.]]

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* FollowTheLeader: The apparent gameplay changes to the standard ''VideoGame/CallOfDuty'' formula created by the exosuit and its superhuman abilities drew many comparisons to ''VideoGame/TitanFall'' and the ''VideoGame/{{Crysis}}'' series.


* GeniusBonus: By some definition of bonus but apparently the documentation and variables in the game files are written in [[StarTrek Klingon]]. That's not a euphemism for "some TechnoBabble gibberish." It's actually written in tlhIngan Hol, the language that was constructed for the Klingons in the Star Trek Universe.

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* GeniusBonus: By some definition of bonus but apparently the documentation and variables in the game files are written in [[StarTrek [[Franchise/StarTrek Klingon]]. That's not a euphemism for "some TechnoBabble gibberish." It's actually written in tlhIngan Hol, the language that was constructed for the Klingons in the Star Trek Universe.

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**The NA-45 sniper rifle, a two-shot weapon (as in, it fires two shots before reloading and both must hit a target one after the other to do any appreciable damage, necessitating double-tapping) that is widely regarded as one of the worst weapons in the entire franchise because of how complicated it is to use, its low magazine and terrible damage if both shots don't connect.


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**The RW1 can be this as well, on account of its one-shot capacity and the high-mobility nature of the game making accurate shots difficult.


** [[{{Narm}} "Press X To Pay Respects"]][[note]]Sometimes "F" instead of "X" in accordance with the keyboard version.[[/note]]

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** [[{{Narm}} "Press X F To Pay Respects"]][[note]]Sometimes "X" instead of "F" instead of "X" in accordance with the keyboard console version.[[/note]]



** For some, has been the reaction to "Press X to Pay Respects," saying that "Call of Duty has become a parody of itself." To specify, a section of the game has the player participate in a funeral for one of his fallen comrades. It would be fairly poignant moment, if not for the prompt that says "Press X to Pay Respects," completely shattering any sense of poignancy possible by reminding you you're in a video game, as well as the "objective complete" signal at the top of the screen appearing when you finish it.

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** For some, has been the reaction to "Press X F[=/=]X to Pay Respects," saying that "Call of Duty has become a parody of itself." To specify, a section of the game has the player participate in a funeral for one of his fallen comrades. It would be fairly poignant moment, if not for the prompt that says "Press X F to Pay Respects," completely shattering any sense of poignancy possible by reminding you you're in a video game, as well as the "objective complete" signal at the top of the screen appearing when you finish it.

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