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I used to be a WoW player, and I always loved the lore of the games. I'm reading one of the books now, and I played Warcraft III in the past as well.
Warcraft II and I seem really dated though. Are they still fun, or should I just read what happened in them?

im sorry to hear that you love the LORE of Warcraft


FACT: Warcraft Story , Characters, Settings and entire World is a complete rip off from the Warhammer Tabletop world.....

If you Love Warcraft Lore, Play Warhammer Online

But if you Love a Real Time Strategy, then absolutely play oldschool Warcraft, because I Hated WoW
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classic games FTW. I actually recommend to play and BEAT Warcraft 1, if you are a true gamer it isn't "that hard", new day gamers are spoiled with fancy macros and auto aim and ability to select all units at once... pfft.

That said, Warcraft 2 is a blast, very engaging play, and storyline is decent as well... music is epic win. I remember ripping the tracks directly from the CD and putting them on my PC to listen in Winamp 2.0

only sad part, if you want to lan WC2 w/ out Bnet, you need IPX drivers which are really hard to do in 64bit vista/7. Sigh. Hint: A windows 98se virtual machine works really well wink.gif, I made a custom one just to host War2 lan parties,
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"Yes me lord" "alllright" "yes" "what is it" the humans rocked. I use to drive my parents crazy listening to that game.
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"Yes me lord" "alllright" "yes" "what is it" the humans rocked. I use to drive my parents crazy listening to that game.

Especially if you do the exploding critters easter egg, Blizzard started something epic.
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WC 2 is a pretty solid game. WC 3 was such a huge departure from that game that it took me a loooong time to stop hating WC3. I still hate WC3 tho (Just not as much) :/

If you're gonna play WC1, prepare for a challenge. The AI can control all it's units with ease. You on the other hand are going to need to micro like a boss due to max.4 selectable units laugher.gif
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