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Member Since 19 Aug 2010
Offline Last Active Apr 13 2013 12:14 PM

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In Topic: One sentence that defines GW2

11 April 2013 - 06:11 AM

I wasted $60 on this crap. Never going to buy another MMO again after being tricked by this one. Back to awesome single player games!!!

In Topic: BioShock Infinite

09 April 2013 - 11:42 AM

One of the best storylines in videogames ever!!! The ending is absolutely mind*!!!


In Topic: One sentence that defines GW2

24 March 2013 - 09:35 AM

Currency Wars 2!!!

In Topic: One sentence that defines GW2

20 March 2013 - 12:39 PM

In the land of the blind(MMO games) the one-eye is king(GW2 is a bad game in general).

In Topic: I'm trying really hard to like this game

18 March 2013 - 06:14 PM

View PostArewn, on 18 March 2013 - 05:29 PM, said:

There are both techincal and design restrictions that cause MMOs to be crappier games in general, it's the necessary tradeoff for the game's social functionality. To give a couple very brief examples of such restrictions, technical: bleed cap, design: impermancence of player actions in the world.
The situation with MMOs is not a matter of "people accepting mediocrity", it's the realistic state of the industry.

And before you hit me with "ohbutGW1wassogreat", I found GW1 to be boring and bland, mediocre at best. It's no paradigm of greatness. It was a niche title, and 7 million sales with redundency since they count campaign sales seperately PLUS an Asian release, doesn't make it less of a niche.

Exactly. That's why I don't like MMOs because they are bad games that sacrifice what makes single player games great for the social aspect of them. Too bad I thought that GW2 will be any different. It was my first MMO and my last it seems. Some will say but with $60 you can get much more hours out of an MMO especially with GW2 that has no sub. Yes that's true, MMOs have a lot more lifespan than a single player game but I prefer to have a game with 15 hour campaign filled with memorable moments rather than 1000 hour MMO filled with me doing checklist dailies and chasing the latest gear.