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Correct. A lot of MMO's use torrent clients for patching updates. Those on limited bandwidth cap plans should be weary of MMOs in general.

Was actually thinking about that. If I had a data cap I don't think I would even touch an mmo in the first place.
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The game is awful, it's a korean grindfest.
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The game is awful, it's a korean grindfest.

This. Re - Installed it to check out my old character. BORING. Sad but Star Trek Online is better than this... And that's saying something.
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Naw it has its own loader.

I hit max level back when it was first out. Wasn't that bad of a grind. The biggest annoyance for me was that fact that the keep raids would constantly crash PC's that were more than capable of playing the game. Not sure if they ever fixed it. Ended up selling my first account and bought a new one.
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I really enjoyed AION, and didn't really feel the grind until 45 onward, might give it another go.

The part that really disappointed me was the PVP, it had a lot of potential, even if it was mostly a zerg fest but in the end our server got so one sided there was no point anymore frown.gif
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post #26 of 58
is PVP required to progress through the game? i don't like playing versus people, and would like to enjoy the single-player experience more. the MP system looks fun, but i want to just level and get through the main story, without having to PVP my way there.

i am downloading the game now, but with 12.5GB to go, i have some time to change my mind and save bandwidth.
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I really enjoyed AION, and didn't really feel the grind until 45 onward, might give it another go.
The part that really disappointed me was the PVP, it had a lot of potential, even if it was mostly a zerg fest but in the end our server got so one sided there was no point anymore frown.gif

Same issue we had on our server. It seemed some servers had a zerg of Asmos and others had a zerg of Elyos, there was never any balance. I left before server mergers so idk if that helped with that issue and I'm hoping by now that issue has been taken care of. I'll be installing tonight and giving it another go. I figure it is free, I can play it in spare time any time.
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post #28 of 58
You have to ask yourself when you play a F2P game: Why did this game go F2P?
The awnser should be reason enough not to play it.
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You have to ask yourself when you play a F2P game: Why did this game go F2P?
The awnser should be reason enough not to play it.

Wow. Im sorry but that statement is just irritating. Just because they changed their policy to attract more players does NOT make it a crappier game. Try playing the F2P first before you threadcrap like that please.
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I've quit this game on the day it released... after the beta.

 
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