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By Robin-Leigh Chetty 10 November 2017

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A Band of Brothers-esque gaming experience.
8.0    Gameplay
8.0    Story
9.0    Presentation
8.0    Lasting appeal
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Forget exosuits and large-scale fights on the moon, Call of Duty: WWII proves the franchise is best when it sticks to its roots.
PROS
Superb attention to detail; A more engaging storyline; Sharp gameplay
CONS
Slightly short campaign; Unexpected deaths; Plane mechanics finicky
VERDICT
Whether it was trying to compete with Battlefield 1 or paid close attention to what gamers were upset about, the change in narrative for the Call of Duty franchise is a welcome one. It shows that the game has not lost any of its luster simply because this iteration does not feature exosuits and crazy weapons. Armed with a far more intriguing, and believable, story, as well as a solid and engaging gameplay, COD: WWII is well worth your time.
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