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Just got done playing for like 40 hours or so... This game is amazing, if any wow players are looking for a new game.. this is it.

I've put roughly 250 days /played into WoW, and only about 40 into AoC.. and I think it is much better.

Any of the open/closed beta players that are not getting the game due to bugs can rest assure that most of the bugs were fixed already, and they are fixing any other bugs very fast (very few anyway.. but all MMos have bugs at start). One of the best MMO launches ever.. The servers are rarely down.

I love how they included nudity, blood, and swearing to keep the kiddies away. I was very tired of having our main tank leave our 40 man raid with the excuse "mom says its my bed time!".

If anyone cares, I'm on Stormrage PVP under the name Tyrindor.
Edited by Murlocke - 5/21/08 at 12:51pm
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Just got done playing for like 40 hours or so... This game is amazing, if any wow players are looking for a new game.. this is it.

I've put roughly 250 days /played into WoW, and only about 40 into AoC.. and I think it is much better.

Any of the open/closed beta players that are not getting the game due to bugs can rest assure that most of the bugs were fixed already, and they are fixing any other bugs very fast (very few anyway.. but all MMos have bugs at start). One of the best MMO launches ever.. The servers are rarely down.

I love how they included nudity, blood, and swearing to keep the kiddies away. I was very tired of having our main tank leave our 40 man raid with the excuse "mom says its my bed time!".

If anyone cares, I'm on Stormrage PVP under the name Tyrindor.
Haha so true. Hmm I never really thought much of Age of Conan tbh. I may have to try it out!
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So true.
I really wasn't expecting to enjoy it as much as I do.
I'm only about 6 or 7 hours in, but I just got it yesterday and it's GREAT so far. Way beyond my expectations.
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Haha so true. Hmm I never really thought much of Age of Conan tbh. I may have to try it out!
Do it... people really need to move away from WoW. I really hope AOC gets popular and gives them a run. I'm predicting a even spread or close to even between wow/aoc/warhammer

Warhammer Online isn't to far away.. but honestly... with the graphics it lauching at... Im not sure i'd want to play it. Graphics are not everything but they are already bad and in 3 years they are going to be really bad. They are only slightly better than WoW. Plus I enjoy PVE as well as PVP and warhammer is like 95% PVP.

Main reason I moved away from wow is because it just doesn't.. well... "wow" me anymore. The graphics are dull and its the same ol same ol.


Check out this class spread on the forum poll (Pretty amazing):

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How much is the monthly subscription fee for this game? How's the combat and lag?
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How much is the monthly subscription fee for this game? How's the combat and lag?
It's $14.99 USD, same as WoW, LOTRO, SWG, and most MMO's

No lag for me last night and the combat is great, you actually have to work instead of just stand there and click.

I'm "Radyn" on the Hyperborea server.
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im gonna give this a try thanks for the infor murlocke

edit: there is no trial, i would like to try but dont want to buy it just to try it.
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Am I reading correctly on Gamestop that this game requires 30gb of hdd space?

How do you think the priest would be? That's the class that I would play.
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Am I reading correctly on Gamestop that this game requires 30gb of hdd space?

How do you think the priest would be? That's the class that I would play.
Well its two dual layer DVD's so I can see it being 30Gb.

Priest looks pretty cool but as I'm a sneaky one I went assassin.
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well i bought it lol i hate my compulsion for buying video games, i have ninja gaiden coming metal gear and now this and i also have a bunch i havent beat lol. Well ill let you know what i think when i get it.
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