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ASHERONS CALL!!!
Was balanced and needed skill to pvp couldnt macro it had to actively dodge spells arrows and melee attacks
/fin

You win. There was one that flopped so badly I didn't even remember it.

Never got a chance to play it myself actually, I was on EQ back then and couldn't be bothered with anything else. But I'm glad you brought it up, because if you look at how AC balances PVP, and look at how modern MMO's try it, I'm sure you will find absolutely no similarities. If there were, they'd actually be successful at it like AC was.
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only reason ppl till pay and play AC is the pvp :-) i less than three it
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I'm still enjoying the combat at level 33, but this game is very primitive. I really hated the quests in WoW, but Blizzard tried hard to make them not all like "go kill xxx number of monsters". You got a good variety of quests.
Tera quests are pretty much only 2 variations. Kill xxx number of monsters or collect xxx number of stuff scattered around with än occasional (very rare) escort quest.
While some monsters look cool, others look like typical overdone asian trash.
Another annoying thing is that some 5man quests give very low xp reward. Also, there are too many unneccessary "go to that npc and talk to him then report back to me" quests that give minimal amount of xp.

You also don't get to choose where you want to quest. Your alt will be doing the exactly same boring quests in the exactly same zones as your main. There is 0 variation.

There's also a really annoying non quest issue... the mounts! The horses are so freaking annoyingx they make a sound 2-3 times per SECOND, with minimal pause between grunts. Pegaus is the worst example. I always have to tab down when I'm flying somewhere so I don't have to listen to it.

Koreans seriously have a screwed up view on having fun. Games are entertainment for christ sake.
This is my experience between lvl 1-33, so things might change after that, but I seriously doubt it.
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I'm still enjoying the combat at level 33, but this game is very primitive. I really hated the quests in WoW, but Blizzard tried hard to make them not all like "go kill xxx number of monsters". You got a good variety of quests.
Tera quests are pretty much only 2 variations. Kill xxx number of monsters or collect xxx number of stuff scattered around with än occasional (very rare) escort quest.
While some monsters look cool, others look like typical overdone asian trash.
Another annoying thing is that some 5man quests give very low xp reward. Also, there are too many unneccessary "go to that npc and talk to him then report back to me" quests that give minimal amount of xp.
You also don't get to choose where you want to quest. Your alt will be doing the exactly same boring quests in the exactly same zones as your main. There is 0 variation.
There's also a really annoying non quest issue... the mounts! The horses are so freaking annoyingx they make a sound 2-3 times per SECOND, with minimal pause between grunts. Pegaus is the worst example. I always have to tab down when I'm flying somewhere so I don't have to listen to it.
Koreans seriously have a screwed up view on having fun. Games are entertainment for christ sake.
This is my experience between lvl 1-33, so things might change after that, but I seriously doubt it.

I believe the fun is supposed to start after 30, but I won't be emphatic about that because it's just talk on the interwebz, I'm not actually playing.

What about the political side of the game? Gotten into that at all? I thought that's where the meat and potatoes was supposed to be.
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I am at level 17, and it only seems to be a bunch of races trying to unite, for a fight.
Leveling in this game is extremely fast. The quest or redundant, but I am still having a lot of fun playing after 3 days. rolleyes.gif
I am going to try it for a month, but nothing has really drawn me in yet.
I am getting pretty tired of being swarmed by parties of 3, killing 2 of them, and then being killed by the third. I wonder if I can switch to pve.
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I am at level 17, and it only seems to be a bunch of races trying to unite, for a fight.
Leveling in this game is extremely fast. The quest or redundant, but I am still having a lot of fun playing after 3 days. rolleyes.gif
I am going to try it for a month, but nothing has really drawn me in yet.
I am getting pretty tired of being swarmed by parties of 3, killing 2 of them, and then being killed by the third. I wonder if I can switch to pve.

what class are you? and for the moment i think u can transfer to other server for free right now, u have to check ur account page for that info tho. Hit me up on Frost Reach tongue.gif
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I played the Beta and got to about 17 or something i think, it was pretty enyojable with the combat style that differs from other MMO's.

Is it worth buying the game to level and RP?
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is it faster to just grind out or macro mobs? I hate those type of quests
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from some of these reviews it sounds like alot of patch work still needs to be done on this one. Seems to have potential though.
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My toon is level 28 on valley of the titans. So far the game combat is awsome. The ganking can easly be stopped by staying off channel 1. Questing is the same old grind in every mmo but levels do come fast.
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