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well. Free MMOs are all grind, because they need to make money, so they make you buy things.

your best bet is to play something like an action rpg, like torchlight.
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could try APB reloaded or maybe Runes of Magic

you could also try Mythos if you are into diablo type gameplay...although i hear at higher levels it maybe a little grindy...personally i just made an account so i havent played much...but seems real cool
I have tried APB, but it got kind of repetitive, also Runes of Magic looks like too much of a WoW clone for me. I will have to look into Mythos. Also, I have tried Rift and it was interesting, is there anything somewhat like it? Also, is there anything like a F2P EVE? Last thing is I know you can buy PLEX from the market in EVE, does any EVE players know how long it takes to get enough ISK to make this a viable source for game time?
Edited by blue_k - 6/9/11 at 3:01pm
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You can play LOTRO all the way to 40 with free quest packs now. And by the time you hit that lvl, you'll be able to buy more for free with TP given to you for doing things in game.
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I have tried APB, but it got kind of repetitive, also Runes of Magic looks like too much of a WoW clone for me. I will have to look into Mythos.
yeah i wasnt a big fan of apb myself and i do agree 100% with the RoM comment

as for mythos...you have to goto the European site in order to play...just sign up and download...pretty simple

http://www.mythos-europe.com/en/index.html
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You can play LOTRO all the way to 40 with free quest packs now. And by the time you hit that lvl, you'll be able to buy more for free with TP given to you for doing things in game.
I did not know that. LOTRO felt a little bit like a grind again though. Maybe it gets better later on? Also, how is LOTRO doing pop wise lately?
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You can play LOTRO all the way to 40 with free quest packs now. And by the time you hit that lvl, you'll be able to buy more for free with TP given to you for doing things in game.
I'm recommending this too.

EVE is/was (it's been a little while) a grindless kind of game. You could just by isk (<---the games form of currency) and train skills, but that in itself is kinda boring. Granted it's not free either.
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Also, I have tried Rift and it was interesting, is there anything somewhat like it? Also, is there anything like a F2P EVE? Last thing is I know you can buy PLEX from the market in EVE, does any EVE players know how long it takes to get enough ISK to make this a viable source for game time?
um there is an browser based space mmo...cant remember the name to save my life...not sure if its anything like EVE though

also i played EVE for a month and talked to a few people about paying with PLEX and they said they could make enough ISK in about 20-25 days to pay for a month PLEX...so i would say its a bit of a chore to do it if you've only started

EDIT: found it...http://us.battlestar-galactica.bigpoint.com/game/
Edited by FreekyGTi - 6/9/11 at 3:10pm
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I did not know that. LOTRO felt a little bit like a grind again though. Maybe it gets better later on? Also, how is LOTRO doing pop wise lately?
If you want to grind for TP you can, but otherwise it's really good about being grind free. Lots of cool things in it too, like skirmishes and legendary weapons. I thik you should indeed give it another go, play it for a few hours at least, I think you'll liek it
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Guild wars 2 from what I've seen/heard. However you need to purchase the game first. Same thing with age of conan, which will be going free to play soon.
    
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I think I will try LOTRO again. Thank you all for your help.
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