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Anything new in this game? I left around November before the big update/patch. I think I somehow burned out myself for rushing to level 80 but it was fun along the way. I just couldn't get into the end game part of things. WvW, PvP, and farming wasn't for me.

There has been a couple of official patches...you might want to check the official forums for the patch notes, however I don't think there is anything additional aside from adding to the gear treadmill. I also left after getting to lvl 80 on 1 char...it's just too repetitive and theres just not enough end game fun to go back.
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well if its just more items then I guess its the same for me. I just cant compare the fun I had when I was playing in WoW back then. Now that game is also broken. :/
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Regarding this new culling fix, while I appreciate not being killed by someone I literally do not see, the suckerpunch to my GPU and CPU during combat is rather annoying. Anyone else noticing the same?

I feel like it's more network limited. I noticed nearly no change in my GPU usage. Didn't check CPU, but that did likely went up.
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The animations arn't as smooth or well done as RIFTS where i've noticed so far. Also, leveling up takes A LONG time to do even in beginner area's. After 5 hours last night, I only got to level 5 so far in the starter area.
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The animations arn't as smooth or well done as RIFTS where i've noticed so far. Also, leveling up takes A LONG time to do even in beginner area's. After 5 hours last night, I only got to level 5 so far in the starter area.

I have to ask. Are you being intentionally sarcastic with this or outright trolling?

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It might take five hours to hit level 5 if all you do is farm and not do hearts or events.
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It might take five hours to hit level 5 if all you do is farm and not do hearts or events.

I was doing heart events the whole time, still took forever with all the running around I had to do. Honestly, im not having much fun already, the game seems to really emphasize a lot of complex weapon changes and different spell casting sequences to be effect and all I wanna do is just blast the living crap out of something while standing in one spot letting the melee people do the running around.

Rift was a lot easier to understand and get into in comparison. Guild wars 2 apparently wanted to be different all around, but its "too" different for my tastes from what i've seen so far
post #8718 of 10385
I also really do t like that you can't click and drag around your power and skills in the toolbar, even wow let's your do that.

I hated also that I have to swap different weapons and still types to having to be more effective in battle vs just being able to stick with a particular weapon and spell group that I'm used to and prefer.

I so don't like how the leveling system is based upon having to do certain quests to unlock points that you have to spend on a variety of skills thst change every time you change your weapon and then stillheavily to run around and dodge attacks to stay alive all the time.

In short, to much damn micromanagement and change for my taste in rpgs. I'm gonna take this a $25 lesson learned, shelve the game and go back to skyrim
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I also really do t like that you can't click and drag around your power and skills in the toolbar, even wow let's your do that.

I hated also that I have to swap different weapons and still types to having to be more effective in battle vs just being able to stick with a particular weapon and spell group that I'm used to and prefer.

I so don't like how the leveling system is based upon having to do certain quests to unlock points that you have to spend on a variety of skills thst change every time you change your weapon and then stillheavily to run around and dodge attacks to stay alive all the time.

In short, to much damn micromanagement and change for my taste in rpgs. I'm gonna take this a $25 lesson learned, shelve the game and go back to skyrim

From what you're saying, you want a game that is as easy as can be where everything is handed to you? Of course you can't drag skills onto the bar since weapon skills are locked. utility skills can be changed extremely quickly with the way it's setup; same with weapon changes.

The game you described that you want to play sounds incredibly boring...
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The animations arn't as smooth or well done as RIFTS where i've noticed so far. Also, leveling up takes A LONG time to do even in beginner area's. After 5 hours last night, I only got to level 5 so far in the starter area.

 

 

Are you kidding me? I hit lvl 7 under 30min.

 
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