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NCSoft gave me that game for fre, the architech edition thing. But not a fee subscription. SO i played for a while and Really Really did not enjoy my time on it.
Probobly the most boring quest driven MMO I have ever played. Didnt help that I knew no one in it and knew nothing about it, so I ended up making a character that apparently sucked at everything I tried to do.
Thats hte only thing about these games. Tons of choices, 2 Good ones.

Perhaps If you played it in It's early days you probably would have liked it since MMOs have changed a lot now and now there's large expectations from them.
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so whats the big deal?

Free Shard servers will be up in no time. you can still play Star Wars Galaxies lol

Which I wouldnt mind getting into again.

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Perhaps If you played it in It's early days you probably would have liked it since MMOs have changed a lot now and now there's large expectations from them.

To be fair I started playing MMO's int he Early days of MMO's

The game met most of my expectations, but I was devistated once I learned that my Character was going to be the most useless thing ever made. The Simplest Instanced dungeon was difficult for me to the point of extreme anger.

Graphics were fine, the idea was great, But I HATE When a game has so many options to build your character, and half of them are total Crud. My fault I gues for not doing some research I guess.

The other thing was that sicne I had no friends in game, the actual MMO Feel seemed non existant for me. Most of people were solo until I came across a few people willing to rip through quests. It would have been more fun I guess if there was more to do.
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so whats the big deal?
Free Shard servers will be up in no time. you can still play Star Wars Galaxies lol
Which I wouldnt mind getting into again.
To be fair I started playing MMO's int he Early days of MMO's
The game met most of my expectations, but I was devistated once I learned that my Character was going to be the most useless thing ever made. The Simplest Instanced dungeon was difficult for me to the point of extreme anger.
Graphics were fine, the idea was great, But I HATE When a game has so many options to build your character, and half of them are total Crud. My fault I gues for not doing some research I guess.
The other thing was that sicne I had no friends in game, the actual MMO Feel seemed non existant for me. Most of people were solo until I came across a few people willing to rip through quests. It would have been more fun I guess if there was more to do.

Ah I see, I'd find myself running around doing some quests and then randomly grouping with people, I don't really remember much about that or how I went about It because I was a lot younger and enjoyed playing it but didn't get to play it for long, I got a char to level 22 or something like that.

Lol people are asking for SWG on twitter and they don't know of private or free servers which are available, within the first weeks Tera got a server.
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News of this was already posted.
 
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Ive never messed with Free Shards and private servers, but have always wanted to do so for older games like that.

But yah, I know nothing about it really lol Just remember reading up not too long ago about a sight that is pretty succesful at private SWG , but My version is STeam so I dunno if mine can run on it =/
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sad....back in the early days of this game i was obsessed with it...sad that its done....i will miss the memories frown.gif
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I never really gave the game a chance as my son just wasn't all crazy about super heroes and so we played WoW for years. Now I am dealing with TF2 disease. This is the only game on pc that he wants to play. My brother who likes comics I thought would play these sort of games and give me someone to play this and other super hero games with but he stuck with WoW too. : Z
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