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I just purchased torchlight from steam for $5 yesterday and I have to say it is one of the best games ive played so far. It is worth well more than $5. Anyways is there gonna be a torchlight 2? And are there any games that are like torchlight? Also let me know your thoughts on the game...just interested in what other ppl think.


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It's a pretty fun game none the less, I had to run it on my really old laptop before I got my rig when i discovered that game at ultra low settings 640x480

so i never got to experience the fullness but yes it was quite entertaining for a bit. Can't wait for torchlight 2 though, it's supposed to be multiplayer.. I just don't know if it will live if diablo is released around the same time..
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Plenty of games like Torchlight, biggest name being Diablo 2 of course. Yes there is a Torchlight 2 coming with multiplayer.

I personally like the game, although I burned myself out on it too fast and havent played in a while.
 
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Torchlight 2 is in development with multiplayer. It's a Diablo-like, so obviously Diablo 2 is like it, and Diablo 3 is in development. Titan Quest is also like it. These games are all multiplayer.
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I played for about 20 minutes and wasn't feeling it. Do I need to spend a little longer on it? How long does a playthrough take on the game?
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Torchlight looked awesome, and even has a netbook mode! Still the lack of multiplayer kept me away, thats no fun man!
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According to the devs, Torchlight was mostly made as an ad/tech demo for what they hoped would be the engine for an action-style MMO.
I liked it until I beat it, but it never quite gave me the thrill the Diablo games have.
Too cartoony, like WoW.
Of course the reason for that is, again like WoW, so it can run on pretty much anything.
I'd bet it could be run on some of the more serious cell phones now.
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I'd bet it could be run on some of the more serious cell phones now.
Probably, they even have a laptop mode or something I believe in options that probably lowers the graphics even more

Another decent action,rpg (with a more serious graphics) is sacred2. That game is also pretty huge that I never even managed to beat it since I would get pretty far and then some other game would come out that I would get hooked on.

Heck, I still have a diablo 2 character (or at least I hope it hasn't expired) on US east since my buddy and I played it a few months back. I got to nearly level 80 before I stopped and he only managed to get to 50 though since he is busy all the time.
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Worth getting then eh?
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post #10 of 16
I bought it too. Haven't played it yet since I'm out of town... but I'm pretty excited to get on and go further than the demo allowed me to.

<3 steam sales!!!
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