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I was wondering if anyone on these forums has played both WoW adn Knight Online (a free MMORPG)? i am liking Knight ONline quite a bit and am considering buying WoW. Can anyone gibve me a comparison of the two if they can and please no flaming.
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Judging the two, I'd say they're pretty much the same thing, although the main differences are:

1. You have to buy World of Warcraft. But unlike Knight Online, WoW is much more polished and displays everything in a simple, elegant interface. Not only that, I would say the graphics are much better, among other things, so you are definitely getting what you pay for.

2. You have to subscribe. There are many types of payment plans, including monthly ($14.99 per month), every three months ($13.99 per month), every six months ($12.99 per month), or by using game cards. Paying is definitely a downside, but it is to offset the high costs of Blizzard having to maintain dozens of servers to keep the millions of players (like you!) satisfied.

3. Blizzard is determined to keep adding additional things to the game to keep it interesting. Also, they like to give out new updates within every two months, which shows the support that they give (in return for your money). Knight Online hasn't had a patch in a long time. That's one of the downsides of free games is because you really can't expect much support from them, seeing as they don't get paid anyway, so everybody loses.

I think you can adjust to WoW in no time, aside from the different races, names, items, etc.

And personally, Blizzard makes some of the best games ever. According to Xfire, players waste an average total of ten million minutes playing WoW alone.
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I'm on the World of Warcraft side, just to help influence your vote. But I don't have time to post why. :-) But if it's money that bothers you then play the free similair mmorpg. www.silkroadonline.net
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well pretty much wat i was asking (allthough i did not actually write it) was that is WoW really worth my money or will i have just as much fun with Knight Online at no cost?
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they are basicly the same, its not really worth it.
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personally, i think they both suck.

WoW, too many hackers and bland storyline

KO, hell the damn world isnt even complete...you stay in one freakin place the whole time.
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WoW, too many hackers and bland storyline
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Lawl? Do you even know what you are talking about? If people where able to hack into Blizzard servers i think alot more people would have epic and lengendary quality gear.

The most thing people can get to "Hacking" is using some possible illegal addons which the game and the servers can detect if your using.
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Lawl? Do you even know what you are talking about? If people where able to hack into Blizzard servers i think alot more people would have epic and lengendary quality gear.

The most thing people can get to "Hacking" is using some possible illegal addons which the game and the servers can detect if your using.
yeah, thats what i meant...and that IS hacking..patching, whatever you wanna call it, sure they can detect them, but people come out with something new everyday.
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