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just got Sins of a Solar Empire for 10 bucks...

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I've been wanting to get this game for a while but the price was never right, until i saw it at target in the bargain bin.

But the in game tutorials are awful. They often lead to "dead ends" where you can't continue the tutorial... hell, i picked up galactic civilizations 2 faster than this game. I haven't spent a whole lot of time with the game but I'm not going to play more until i can figure out how to play the right way.

Is there any crash course or other help i could find to this game? Anyone on these boards still play the game?
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Sins is one of my favorite RTS games... I just love the depth they've given it.

Edit: also it did seem all to hard for me ^^; not sure why but I pretty much just picked it up right away.
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Just play the game... there isn't too much to learn... build up a fleet and deeeeeeestroy!

My only complaint is the game is single-threaded so it is unplayable against 8+ AIs on a huge map.
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I didn't have a problem with the tutorials when I played it... but I played the tutorials before any of the expansions came out.
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I never understood and never will how anyone can like this game.. It's incredibly boring to me, combat is pretty much horrible with bland shots going in straight lines and no effects or anything either. No manouvers, ships just stand there getting shot. There isn't much to research or build either. What is it that makes it so good?
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