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post #31 of 59
I didn't like it either. I find it's nothing like CoH. And it seems you cant really do much other than click here attack this and thats about it. Wasn't much strategy to it - much like the first one (unit spam!) - and much like WiC (use X unit to destroy Y unit and repeat) which was a bit boring too.
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post #32 of 59
I really like DoW2. It feels like CoH but with Space Marines(which imo makes it better )

For those of you saying the games too easy, have you tried playing Captain and Primach? Unlike so many RTS's they are actually challanging
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I read it was basically company of heros with new skins, is this true?
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I have been enjoying the crap out of this game! I like both the SP and the MP, but MP is its strongest point! I'm still a noob by all means, but having to actually get out on the field and flank and suppress etc... to fight for Victory Points really gets my pulse going. The best matches are the ones that run down to the wire! Very much like in CoH.

I think Relic went out on a limb to try something new and although it has some problems (which is to be expected), they have implemented most aspects very well. Patches will only make it better overtime.

Now I just gotta wait till they add Chaos! Blood for the Blood God!
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Got bored 3 missions into the game. Ahwell at least it looked interesting enough for me to try the game which is pretty rare. It's gameplay is the same type as WiC however WiC seemed a lot better imo. DoW2 seems like you just walk around killing people with no real story. Whereas WiC has all these maps and you actually know where you are and what happening.
There's more story in this that the last ones if you go further and listen to the commentary. I like how the characters provide more insight into what it's actually like to be a space marine. Like Avitus always downtalking the Imperial guard like a true Space Marine xD.

Anyways, for all those who don't like it, whatever, that's your opinion. You guys liked boring ass base building where you had to chase people across the map a million times before finding a single building you missed. I prefer it like this cause it's more tactical, cover, buildings to perch in, mobile turrets to set up etc. Not to mention it stays a lot truer to the table top game, which I personally love.

Only reason i wish i waited on buying it is so I could purchase it from somebody who didn't like the game for $25 xD
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I read it was basically company of heros with new skins, is this true?
COH doesn't have the awesome melee combat that WH40K has. I always love to see a dreadnought doing its thing, impaling units and gunning them to bits or just flinging them around.
post #37 of 59
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Only reason i wish i waited on buying it is so I could purchase it from somebody who didn't like the game for $25 xD
The game adds to Steam so once they play it wouldn't it be bound to that Steam account?
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The game adds to Steam so once they play it wouldn't it be bound to that Steam account?
idk, but if it is, that's stupid. I'd imagine there'd be some way to get around that.
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I remember the Devs saying the game would be fairly DRM free and then they freaked and now you have to go though both Steam and GFWL... lol
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I remember the Devs saying the game would be fairly DRM free and then they freaked and now you have to go though both Steam and GFWL... lol
Fairy DRM free?

<insert prerecorded anti-DRM rant>

Well the pirates don't have to go through any of that. It's just not fair.
A cdkey is all that can really protect a game. DOW2 is primarily an RTS to be played online. None of these DRM measures are doing anything other than to annoy legit customers.

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