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I'm getting some $$ and a lot of free time in the summer so thought I could get hooked onto one of these games. But which? I'm a hardcore FPS, but I really like just wondering around like in Wow you know, I much prefer peaceful kicks. Thanks for commenting.
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I'm getting some $$ and a lot of free time in the summer so thought I could get hooked onto one of these games. But which? I'm a hardcore FPS, but I really like just wondering around like in Wow you know, I much prefer peaceful kicks. Thanks for commenting.
BF2 you weiner
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Battlefield 2, or even Battlefield 2142 ?? WoW just never appealed to me.
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Well, if you liked the trial of WoW, go back to it.
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Battlefield 2, or even Battlefield 2142 ?? WoW just never appealed to me.
I've done BF2142, that's why I'm looking into a new game.
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WoW=for saps.
Get BF2...or just be a man a do EverQuest 1/2 or FFXI Online.
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I've done BF2142, that's why I'm looking into a new game.
lol alrite. Well, i would still recommend bf2, BUT, if you are tired of FPS's,then WoW i guess is a choice
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im confused as to how you much prefer peaceful kicks but at the same time are a hardcore FPSer lol.

Anyway, with that said my personal opinion would be to go with Battlefield 2. It's going to be cheaper in the long run and you'll probably be much better at it.

WoW is a great game, but it's a great game for what it was. There are better MMO's out there now (thats just my opinion) but they all cost money and in the end you can tell they are all built just to be a money sink for you and a gold mine for the developer.

You can get hours of enjoyment out of WoW though, I just get tired of it b/c after ya get fairly high in levels it can take forever and a day or just alot of grinding to advance. That equals alot of boring down time. Also with over 8 million players more then likely anything your "grinding" to do will have allready been done numerous times by others making you feel as if your really no different then anyone else, and to me being different and unique is a huge selling point of MMO's.
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I'd get Battlefield 2, it's a really fun game. I only play single player though(cause my connection) and I still get hooked.

I'd only get WoW if you really have extra money to spend on the game and game cards and stuff. I overall don't really like the idea of pay to play things. :/
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im confused as to how you much prefer peaceful kicks but at the same time are a hardcore FPSer lol.

Anyway, with that said my personal opinion would be to go with Battlefield 2. It's going to be cheaper in the long run and you'll probably be much better at it.

WoW is a great game, but it's a great game for what it was. There are better MMO's out there now (thats just my opinion) but they all cost money and in the end you can tell they are all built just to be a money sink for you and a gold mine for the developer.

You can get hours of enjoyment out of WoW though, I just get tired of it b/c after ya get fairly high in levels it can take forever and a day or just alot of grinding to advance. That equals alot of boring down time. Also with over 8 million players more then likely anything your "grinding" to do will have allready been done numerous times by others making you feel as if your really no different then anyone else, and to me being different and unique is a huge selling point of MMO's.
That's just me lol, looks like I'm getting BF2, whoohooo. Do I just grab the game box at Best Buy or something, install, patch up, then play?
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