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(Los Angeles, CA) January 25, 2011 -- Atari Inc., one of the world's most recognized videogame publishers, and renowned MMO developer Cryptic Studios have announced today the immediate availability of Champions Online: Free for All.
http://www.champions-online.com/f2p_pressrelease

"Hello, if you like MMOs, and you like Superheroes, this is a no-brainer."

"I have been playing this (the monthly-fee version) for about 500 days and I love it! I highly suggest everyone check it out!"

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No Thanks I'd rather just pay for a good mmo.
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No Thanks I'd rather just pay for a good mmo.
"Don't worry, you still have the option to pay for Champions Online as a premium member."

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I'm interested

i may just give this ago.
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Game fails. I was all hyped up about it when it released. Thank god I didn't buy it.
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Game fails. I was all hyped up about it when it released. Thank god I didn't buy it.
"I disagree, but since it has gone free-to-play people have the luxury of seeing for themselves."

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Bought the game at launch. Godawful. Unsubbed after 3 months.

Now they're adding freetards? No thanks. Was bad enough with people who cared if their account got banned, don't want to imagine it when it's teeming with a thousand clueless newbs who have no reason to behave.

Definitely not worth it.
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I am in the middle of Star Trek Online which is another MMO from the same developer.

It has also been reported that the possiblility of STO will go free to play as well, so we shall see...
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It doesnt bother me if people started playing because the F2p option, calling new people insults is rude. You was a noob once too in the game, as you had to start some where too.

Now if I wanna use freeform or one of my Gold account characters or if i dont have spare money to go gold, I just play as a Silver account character until I feel like getting another game card. I would convert one to Sliver but I pretty much rather my highest one stay gold.

To me it just means more people in the game taking all the quest objects, tho more people is good.

Since the silver account exist now, people can make up their own minds on the game if they like it or not. instead of listening to billy or bob and get his opinion from him instead of playing.
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For all those who are bashing the game based on your opinion of it at launch, I would at least try it because they've changed a lot in the year or more since launch. Not fair to write it off because of initial impressions IMO.
    
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