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Originally Posted by Krokadyel View Post
95% of people i have come across on WoW in the past 5 months, say they strongly dislike the game and are playing it while waiting for Warhammer.


Perhaps some or even most of the people in your guild and on your friends list want to play WAR but I seriously doubt that WoW is going to see any significant percentage of its subscribers moving over to WAR.
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post #32 of 68
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Perhaps some or even most of the people in your guild and on your friends list want to play WAR but I seriously doubt that WoW is going to see any significant percentage of its subscribers moving over to WAR.
I do not know about that. If warhammer delivers it is going to explode.
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post #33 of 68
Flying in azuroth is a bit tougher than this guy makes out. I've played on a private server where the creator wrote code to allow flying, which really wasn't a problem. The issue is that between each region there is a huge gap of nonexistent terrain that consists entirely of a giant wire frame valley. It would take huge amounts of time to fix the maps to make them transition correctly.

In addition, flying mounts in azuroth would allow people to very easily raid cities by flying over external guards as well as those at the entrances. There would need to be either an air barrier around cities or a new NPC that could guard against airborne attacks.
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post #34 of 68
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I do not know about that. If warhammer delivers it is going to explode.
I think the two games have different player bases.

WoW is very accessible to the casual player who likes to quest and level up and have fun once in a while. PvP is optional in WoW which is a big part of what makes it fun for some people (not me) since they like advancement but hate fighting other people.

WAR on the other hand is very PvP centric meaning that for all these casual players WoW will be more fun. I'm sure many of the heavily PvP oriented WoW players will go to WAR but I honestly think that the percentage of WoW subscribers who are in it solely for the PvP is very small. From what I've seen of WAR it isn't much of a PvE game, the PvP looks amazing but that isn't enough for everyone.
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I do not know about that. If Warhammer delivers it is going to explode.
For those that enjoy a pvP-based game, yes, they might move over. The vast majority of WoW players are more pvE-based. I would be happy if many of the Arena-whining players would leave. Would mean less "fixes" and "wannabe balances" because so-and-so sucks, and needs help.

Even if they lose 1mil players to Warhammer over its first year, they'll still most likely gain about the same ammount in new subscribers(or resuscribers) when WotLK comes out.
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Yeah good reasons...except for one thing, the guy who wrote it has been playing for three years...lets see 36 months x $13 = around $468 this guy has paid for this horrible game! Surely if the game sucked, he wouldn't waste so much time on it...I don't think Blizzard cares too much, if they can get people to pay almost $500 on a bad game then they have it made.
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On the druid comment. Yes, we (yes, my main is a balance druid) got nerfed. But we were so god damn OP before compared to now. Quit whining.
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For a guy who thinks wow sucks he sure has alot of characters....lol
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lol i am sooo sending this to someone i know how is a total WoW fanatic.
For the Alliance!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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One of the best episodes of South Park, ever:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Make_Love%2C_Not_Warcraft
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