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hahahahahha.. Basically all you've said is " I hate poor people " hahahahhaa

Now, I'm sad because I am poor and I can't afford to play this game.. haha.. /sad

Pretty much anyone with a basic work ethic, the self control necessary not to screw up their lives (teenage parenthood, ect), and ability to control their spending can afford to play video games. A pay gate is a very basic way to screen out only the most screwed up of people.

For all that, it does seem like an insurmountable barrier to some. One has to wonder why some people can't even manage basic life planning.
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I haven't bothered with this game because it reminds me of TF2. I never enjoyed TF2.
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Well its all about the ass.
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I haven't bothered with this game because it reminds me of TF2. I never enjoyed TF2.

Personally, I never enjoyed TF2 either. I was never a huge fan of team based FPS. However, I was allowed into a couple closed betas and I was completely sold on the game.

To me, the fun of the game lies in the couple of heroes I really enjoy playing. Had the game not have characters like D.Va or Lucio or a couple other characters, I wouldn't have bothered with this game. You don't even have to like the entire game so long as you find a couple characters you resonate with, the game can be very enjoyable.

@ Frickfrock, what's Battleborn? How can you call Overwatch a "little" game. Most WoW players knew about project Titan, the FPS MMO successor to WoW that blizzard had been working for the better part of the last decade and eventually scrapped.

Overwatch is the much downscaled rebirth of that project. I'd like to think that Titan was supposed to be the MMO game set during the Omnic wars and the hayday of the Overwatch Organization while Overwatch we got was the stripped down team based shooter set after the collapase of the Overwatch organization.
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I've played TF2 since 2007 with over 6,000 hours in the game. Overwatch despite having classes and similar objectives, Overwatch does NOT play like TF2 at all. Overwatch is a completely different experience. Overwatch is way more objective focused and requires a mindset of constantly rotating classes to match what the other team is doing. It also requires a lot more teamwork than TF2.
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I do not watch TV and just buy going downstairs to kitchen to drink water I have seen Overwatch TV add like 4 times. Yes Blizzard is king with TV adds. Adds sell games.
Don't think they can ever beat Mister T and his Night Elf Mohawk from World of Warcraft commercial tough tongue.gif
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Game will die in 2-3 months

So much hype over such a basic game lol

Basic in what way? They will be smart about hit and release shorts + new heros to keep the game fresh. I see Overwatch having same play-ability as Mobas. You do not get bored of it unless you burn yourself trying to play 8 hours a day.
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Basic in what way? They will be smart about hit and release shorts + new heros to keep the game fresh. I see Overwatch having same play-ability as Mobas. You do not get bored of it unless you burn yourself trying to play 8 hours a day.

Level 60, I already got bored of it frown.gif

Ranked must get here soon, else I'll move on.
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Level 60, I already got bored of it frown.gif

Ranked must get here soon, else I'll move on.

You played way too much lol. I am level 16 and played ~ 10 hours.
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You played way too much lol. I am level 16 and played ~ 10 hours.

The game is good, best gameplay of all the games I've tried in recent years but it needs an anchor, something that makes me stay around, at its current state it doesn't have that and I'm starting to hate playing it, so much I might stop playing it altogether.

I've played World of Warcraft, sometimes for even 10 hours on Weekends and I've never got burned out because the game had lots of things that worked like an anchor.

At some point I hope Blizzard make its gameplay more In-Depth, like for example: Using Tracer with Soldier 76 weapon, rocket launcher and all would be extremely fun, and balanced if you make other characters capable of mixing their stats and characteristics.

I don't know, I'm sure Blizzard will keep me interested with this game but not like World of Warcraft, Smite or Black Desert, I think Overwatch will be one cyclical game where I get back after each update, DLC and expansion to check it out.

The game needs a Talent System IMO, something not as complex as old WoW but more like current WoW in WoD, or even HOTs if even that's too In-Depth, all while having standard specs like the ones we have now.

Items could greatly benefit the game as well.

Also one gripe I have about the game are the skins, all of the skins are... Re colors? Literally, check Smite for example, the most radical skin in Overwatch would be something like a Re-Color in smite that is given up for free.

Smite did skins right, like Angel Thanatos or Thor Ragnarok, they are so radically different, the Voice Actors are different, the spells/skills are RADICALLY different, (On the looks obviously, as they always do the same thing no matter the skin) the animation is different, the way the walk, talk, move, shoot and attack/receive damage is different, all the while retaining the original flavor of the character.

Overwatch is nice, but it could be 10 times better, I don't think it'll be a flop because Blizzard could make this game last long with the right changes, but AS IS this game is doomed to be a flop in 4-6 months time.
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