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I wish they had more end game and that the pve part was more challenging. Kind of boring when there's no need to upgrade your gear except for looks because everything is so easy.

Besides that, I enjoyed leveling and the stories.

They got A LOT of backlash for trying to add more end-game... (See Fractals) Check out how many 1-star reviews they have on Amazon just for adding ascended gear because apparently they "promised no gear grind". So I guess people just wanted to say, "HEY, I HAVE THE BEST GEAR." and hang out in LA?
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No, after reading your posts on this forum. I'd be inclined to say that your ability to communicate effectively is severely lacking. The points you attempt to make don't come across very well and when they do, you provide half baked arguments for your cause but don't end up fleshing them out with full details nor do you provide any solid reasoning behind your words.

Trying to keep my posts short. A long, detailed criticism of the game would be kind of pointless in this thread (I think I did post one back during the beta and it was met with replies like "well just don't play it" or "go back to WoW then") and might count as trolling. I'm not gonna spend long articulating my points when they're just gonna be brushed off anyways.
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Trying to keep my posts short. A long, detailed criticism of the game would be kind of pointless in this thread (I think I did post one back during the beta and it was met with replies like "well just don't play it" or "go back to WoW then") and might count as trolling. I'm not gonna spend long articulating my points when they're just gonna be brushed off anyways.

Then you should give up. I'm perfectly fine with reading criticism on the game since some can be quite valid but there's very little point to do so when most people don't care about what you have to say. Further discussion is more than likely a waste of yours and my time.
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They got A LOT of backlash for trying to add more end-game... (See Fractals) Check out how many 1-star reviews they have on Amazon just for adding ascended gear because apparently they "promised no gear grind". So I guess people just wanted to say, "HEY, I HAVE THE BEST GEAR." and hang out in LA?

After reading a lot of the reviews it seems like people just want another game where nothing is a challenge and everything is handed to them asap. Even if they didn't upgrade the gear, they could have at least made dungeons a little more difficult. The game overall was just a huge cakewalk.

I am kind of tempted to go back and try some of the other stories because those were fun.
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as always, you make an unquantified and borderline outlandish statement and when pressed your followup post disagrees with the original statement.

claim you do nothing but wvw, then complain about them fleshing out wvw(qq about spending exp on skills). you explain that they would give a huge advantage to people who play more(not only is this something you shouldn't be worried about it's also false).

so now you "press a bunch of buttons" when its the mmo with the least buttons to press, the vast majority being situational. then it requires no thinking, but you describe situations where through smart skill usage and timing your coordinated group can beat far superior numbers...

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Originally Posted by eternal7trance View Post

I wish they had more end game and that the pve part was more challenging. Kind of boring when there's no need to upgrade your gear except for looks because everything is so easy.

Besides that, I enjoyed leveling and the stories.

They got A LOT of backlash for trying to add more end-game... (See Fractals) Check out how many 1-star reviews they have on Amazon just for adding ascended gear because apparently they "promised no gear grind". So I guess people just wanted to say, "HEY, I HAVE THE BEST GEAR." and hang out in LA?

No, people just want "challenging", not "Grind away a year of your life just to have the chance to do the challenging things".

Sitting in one spot pressing buttons or running the same dungeon for months on end just doesn't do it for most people.

I agree that there could be more endgame content and what there is could probably be better, but I have faith that they'll fairly regularly add to and tweak what they have.
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as always, you make an unquantified and borderline outlandish statement and when pressed your followup post disagrees with the original statement.

claim you do nothing but wvw, then complain about them fleshing out wvw(qq about spending exp on skills). you explain that they would give a huge advantage to people who play more(not only is this something you shouldn't be worried about it's also false).

so now you "press a bunch of buttons" when its the mmo with the least buttons to press, the vast majority being situational. then it requires no thinking, but you describe situations where through smart skill usage and timing your coordinated group can beat far superior numbers...

+2. give it a rest. thumb.gif
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On a positive, less argumentative note:

GIFT OF FREAKING MASTERY COMPLETE!!




As i said in map chat, time to grind CoF till i vomit smile.gif I figured that for every 750 tokens I get, thats 25 rare pieces of armor which is 1 BL kit. I think I can average 40ish Ecto per batch. Not only that, I will get good moneys.

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I just made level 80 on my first character.

 
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I just made level 80 on my first character.

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On a positive, less argumentative note:

GIFT OF FREAKING MASTERY COMPLETE!!




As i said in map chat, time to grind CoF till i vomit smile.gif I figured that for every 750 tokens I get, thats 25 rare pieces of armor which is 1 BL kit. I think I can average 40ish Ecto per batch. Not only that, I will get good moneys.
baby steppin my way to my legendary

Congratulations to you both!! ^_^
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