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Originally Posted by Strider_2001 View Post
Dead??

Looks like it is still growing in sales

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Looks to me like that growth is slowing. A lot.
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Started last fall after resisting for years, and I have a pretty good time when I can get on with some RL friends in vent.
Although it is kinda sad that I have the start icons on my desktop for all 3 STALKER games, Crysis 2, Bulletstorm, Dead Space 2, Metro 2033, Borderlands, Portal 2, Grid, and Dirt2...and I still just click on WoW. I really need to play something else once in awhile.
We aren't here to listen to you whine about your other games and not being able to play them. Get the fudge out!

I swear to God this site needs to be 18+ only, no one under that age should be allowed in -__-
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For me it was school before gaming.
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I don't understand, they can withstand $15 a month for years.

And just because someone plays WoW doesn't make them a no-life...
I didn't say that, I said instead of playing WoW they could of spent that time doing something more worthy of their time. What do you from playing WoW?

EDIT: Why exactly was my comment deleted?
Edited by paulerxx - 5/11/11 at 4:30pm
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It's because Cataclysm sucks.
    
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I didn't say that, I said instead of playing WoW they could of spent that time doing something more worthy of their time. What do you from playing WoW?
You were insinuating. No need to crack out the bold text on me.
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i have over a year of /played since vanilla and just like the others I've quit.

1) Graphics are seriously dated
2) Although they have improved every aspect of the end-game - it's basically the same as it was when it was released. Heroics, raids, or pvp....just too bad there wasn't another major thing to do, like rifts or something.
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Quit last summer, I spent so much time getting nothing done
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sounds about right to me... I played enough wow to realize one game breaking flaw... Brilliant as it may be, the game is designed to be as slow and tedious as possible without being so outright boring that you quit playing. Its a good idea, since time spend playing is more subscription fees to collect for blizzard, but once people realize they, which they inevitably will, games that cost $5-50 bucks once and are full-fun the whole time you play suddenly seem a lot more appealing.
To quote a concept from gameinformer magazine regarding when they found all the Chinese sweatshop type conditions with people farming WoW gold and offering power leveling...

"WoW is actually a game that is so boring and so tedious that you will actually pay someone else to play it for you..."

Epic.

RomeSC--> Recovered WoW addict, 3 years free. lol
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World of Warcraft isn't going anywhere. They are in a weird spot right now. They are in between content patches and it is now summer. People tend to go outside when the weather gets nice.

Once their new patch comes out their numbers will rocket right back up.

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