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Best mmo by such a huge margin. Eve > all. So yes.
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Hmm, I'm looking to buy an MMO too, thinking either EVE or Rift...
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Eve = spreadsheets in space



If you like that thing then I say yes
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Eve has its good points and bad points. On one hand it can be spreadsheets in space. On the other there is no game that is so open. So vast and variable. However, with the same stroke they have also made a game that is the hardest to get a decent start in without help. Starting out solo in even is one of the most difficult tasks in any MMO. The learning curve is huge.
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Eve has its good points and bad points. On one hand it can be spreadsheets in space. On the other there is no game that is so open. So vast and variable. However, with the same stroke they have also made a game that is the hardest to get a decent start in without help. Starting out solo in even is one of the most difficult tasks in any MMO. The learning curve is huge.
Good point, the game is very open. I do like that
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If u do decide to go eve make sure u chose the right race and skills for what u want to do since some skills take months to learn. This goes for ships mining booster ect everything in the game is learn by studying.
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I want to love eve, but I just cant. The combat at the end of the day is dull and feels very disconnected. Add to that the massive cost of loosing gear and ships if you get destroyed and the learning curve which means will you loose them, often. That forces you to grind up rep in uninteresting missions for isk to pay for it all and so on.

I think it'd be quicker and easier to actually start a war than learn to pvp in eve.
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After five years of accumulating money, kills, ships, expensive things, losses, laughter, tears, frustration, hate, love, drama, indifference, lots of forum posts (mostly trolling) and a few forum bans (oh, the trolling) I can honestly say it's a total waste of time... No wait...

Now onto another 5 years.

I EVE.

If you start playing and subscribe send me a message in game, I'll help you out best I can.
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I want to love eve, but I just cant. The combat at the end of the day is dull and feels very disconnected. Add to that the massive cost of loosing gear and ships if you get destroyed and the learning curve which means will you loose them, often. That forces you to grind up rep in uninteresting missions for isk to pay for it all and so on.

I think it'd be quicker and easier to actually start a war than learn to pvp in eve.


I'm glad EVE is hard, it keeps epic loving 40 year olds going on 12 away. Goons are an exception.
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