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The only thing mildly fun about Tera is the combat. Questing is same old same old, boring.
World looks good I suppose. Got bored after about an hour. Still prefer GW2.

I sort of agree with this, apart from a few quests they were basically all the same kill/find X/X items/creatures. Even after I managed to get to level 32 it was pretty difficult to find some actual players that were willing to PVP in any sort of way on the PVP server. In fact, I assume most of the higher levels were around griefing other low level players (like myself for awhile ) while they went about their business. GW2 beta on the other hand I preferred quite a bit more than this if only for variation in the story and the questing / live system.

Combat, combat was a completely different story in Tera though. I have nothing but praise for the innovation to how combat and skills are dealt with in Tera and it was the only thing that kept me playing day after day over the 4 day beta weekend. If anyone hasn't played it then I urge them to somehow find a way to give it a shot because I think it could change the way we look at MMO combat. But this is my own personal opinion so let's see what everyone else has to say ^_^
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post #82 of 91
i preordered it after the beta. i think it was fun.

as far as people who havent been able to try it out, i have three keys that will let people in to play for free for the weekend of "head start" if anyone is interested. if theres a lot of people ill do a giveaway thread, but i get the feeling there wont be.
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post #83 of 91
My first impression of Tera was it looks pretty but a bit too cutesy for my taste. The sound effects are just horrible in this game and the music is average at best, I felt I had to mute it after five maybe six hours of play, could be just me but I found it very annoying.

The questing isn't anything new and becomes very boring after a while. Again maybe it's me as I have played all the worthwhile past mmorpgs to end game and now the traditional playing the errand boy by Killing 20 Furbies and returning to Bob just doesn't interest me at all anymore and this is one of the main reasons why I will be leaning more towards GW2 for my next mmorpg.

The combat system I must say is very well done, I found it very fresh and entertaining, also It works surprisingly well in pvp which was very fun indeed. Overall Tera is not my cup of tea. It felt like a prettier Aion without wings trapped in a Perfect World with good action style combat.
Edited by AlvoAsh - 4/26/12 at 3:39am
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Any people have buddy codes they are willing to share?
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Any people have buddy codes they are willing to share?

send me a pm and ill get one to you.
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Aye!
Would love to grab me one of those buddy codes aswel.

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same deal, i have like 3 for this weekend but who ever PMs me first will get them. Join up on Frost Reach lol could use some new blood in the guild.
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Not too much buzz on the forums for Tera it seems. In any case, my friends and I are starting up a Guild on the Frost Reach Server. We are a casual bunch of players but we do intend to get into endgame and the political system of the game. We are allied a few guilds as well to strengthen our political ambitions biggrin.gif. Ill leave a link here for any that are interested. Also PM me if u have any questions and ill answer them as best i can. Hope to see some of you in game biggrin.gif

Coalition Guild

Figured id repost this aswell for anyone interested. Early access was moved up to today at 8am pst. I have like one more code left. Maybe a few more if my buddies havent used theres.
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Wow I'm really surprised how small this thread is. This is easily better than GW2, people are hyping it up WAYYY too much. After playing the Tera beta, I can't even go back to GW anymore, Tera is just so unique and way more fun. It's not going to kill WoW, I would put this as a "different" style of MMO, and I think these 2 will be the top 2 of MMOs soon. Definitely playing this over GW2 though.

And to the people that say it was boring after 32, the real awesome fun starts when you hit 60, and it isn't even grindy. Just go watch the Korean Tera hard mode dungeon runs.
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Game Launched today, come join me and my buddies on the Frost Reach server-The Coalition!
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