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A few people have died from playing this game. I don't see how it can be so damned addicting...Why would someone fall in love with grinding?

The most I have ever been addicted to a pc game was D2 back in 2002.
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As a former addict of WoW I have to say, don't ever buy it, don't go near it. There is no possible way to "complete"(I usually try for 100% completion when I play a game) the game without giving up your life, and even then if your not with a group of people that have also devoted thier lives to WoW then you will get nowhere.

TLDR go get CSS/BF2 instead!
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A few people have died from playing this game. I don't see how it can be so damned addicting...Why would someone fall in love with grinding?

The most I have ever been addicted to a pc game was D2 back in 2002.
Again, yet another perfect example of one who hasn't played it. If you haven't tried it, please don't flame it. It's like me going around telling everyone that Vista sucks because I think it does, even though I don't own it!
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HAHA that thread was hilarious. He eventually sold his account a couple of weeks ago for $700 and started a new one.
700 dollars for a virtual account...what the hell, lol
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700 dollars for a virtual account...what the hell, lol
It's actually not a lie.

There's one going for $500 right now (not mine):
http://cgi.ebay.com/World-of-Warcraf...QQcmdZViewItem
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Again, yet another perfect example of one who hasn't played it. If you haven't tried it, please don't flame it. It's like me going around telling everyone that Vista sucks because I think it does, even though I don't own it!
fine, i admit it. i did play the game once for about 5 minutes. my friend was trying to get me on the bandwagon. as a fan of driving and shooter games, i have to say i didn't see what all the fuss was about. fighting people takes no skill at all. you just stand near them and press 53535555353353335 a bunch of times really fast. at least that's how it looks to me.
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It's actually not a lie.

There's one going for $500 right now (not mine):
http://cgi.ebay.com/World-of-Warcraf...QQcmdZViewItem
Oh, no man i wasn't saying you were lying at all...I know, believe me...

I was just exclaiming at the high price for this virtual stuff....lol.

I haven't played WOW, but i played The Sims Online for like 2 years (I know, I know...not a hardcore game) and i was hooked on it where i was playing like 5-8 hours a day....
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Oh, no man i wasn't saying you were lying at all...I know, believe me...

I was just exclaiming at the high price for this virtual stuff....lol.

I haven't played WOW, but i played The Sims Online for like 2 years (I know, I know...not a hardcore game) and i was hooked on it where i was playing like 5-8 hours a day....
Back in EQ1's prime, accounts were selling for several thousand a piece. Heck, an account with just a mid-level character would sell for a couple hundred..


Disclaimer: This is bad, don't sell accounts. It's against rules. Blah blah blah you know the drill.
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fine, i admit it. i did play the game once for about 5 minutes. my friend was trying to get me on the bandwagon. as a fan of driving and shooter games, i have to say i didn't see what all the fuss was about. fighting people takes no skill at all. you just stand near them and press 53535555353353335 a bunch of times really fast. at least that's how it looks to me.
The start of the game is very boring, but if one thinks the start it good, then you'll be seriously hooked on the later pieces in the game
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