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I'm still on the fence about this game... it is micro-transaction based, so you don't HAVE to pay anything to play. However, at 20 bucks, it is a pretty cheap buy.

In any case, the gameplay is very Tribes-ish, to me. I love having the jetpack to fly around and the control is very simple. It has RPG elements, that i am a crack fiend for... anything that lets me level up, at all, is my unfortunate weakness.

They have one area that has questing a'la WoW, but that is the only one and its is relatively new, apparently. The game model is based around the 4man pve, various PvP games (control, capture the flag, etc), their are large raids that are PvE based and there is a persistent PvP map where various Agencies (guilds) fight over territory in very large landscapes, using dropships and other deployables, to fight with.

I have not reached any of the end-game stuff, but this is a somewhat interesting distraction as jumping into a 4man mission and completing it, takes 15mins or less.
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Been doing the "battlegrounds" because I'm bored. I'll agree with the Tribes comparison. However the maps are pretty freaking small. (Sucks, I'm a Recon-Sniper) And other than peppering the blank out of people from range, I can't claim bases as it renders me helpless.


The PvE beyond missions is pretty non existent past lvl 10 it seems like. I like the idea of AvA, but like you I'm still at noob levels (19) and haven't seen any.


I do have the "elite" status though because I bought it for 7.50 on steam sale before they went to a F2P hybrid.


Edit: As a note, I also like the fact that there's barely any difference in gear at 50 vs at level 10. Letting you stay semi competitive throughout the game.
Edited by Nugu - 5/23/11 at 8:58am
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I bought it for 7.50 during the steam sale as well. I played it for about a week and quit, just couldn't get into it.
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I just got this game on steam for free to play ! I am actually digging this game ! How do you get to elite status?
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I played a char to lvl 20 and then stopped.
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post #6 of 19
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Originally Posted by hyujmn;13990558 
I played a char to lvl 20 and then stopped.

Same.
post #7 of 19
I haven't played in awhile... I have 4 50's though fully epic'd out with multiple OC's on every toon... lots of custom AVA flair. It just got boring. Although it held my attention for a long time. It's a great 3rd person shooter. Probably the best right now. And as online shooters go it is the best at the moment.
post #8 of 19
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I haven't played since i even made the thread... the game definitely has its appeal, but really until you get to the AvA or endgame then you're essentially just running the same missions over and over and over again until you grind out your levels.

on top of that, there is next to ZERO difference in gear so yeah that means you don't have to grind out points or creds for the gear you need to be competetive... i have no problems with that except for the fact that you end up running those boring ass missions for really no other reason than to get access to higher level content...

*sigh*

now i'm on to Fallen Earth...
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I have it but i know zero people who play it and mmo's put me to sleep in single player. So ive barely tried it.
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Was worth the money. Played an assault point tank for a couple months and had a lot of fun running with a guild medic. Eventually lost interest, but it's still on my HD and they have added a lot of content since then. Definetely got my money's worth though.
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