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I just scanned over posts, so I might have missed it - but I can't believe no-one has mentioned Eve-online. There's nothing else quite like it.
If he has never played an MMO, Eve online would be a bit much to dumb on his lap.

I love this example when someone asks about the learning curve on Eve.

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Well a major key factor in having fun with an MMO is if you have any friends playing. The game you play is so much more fun. If you don't have anyone playing you can still do it alone. You just need to find a guild and be active and that will improve your gameplay. I have a nice network of people I play games with that I met through the years online that out number real life friends for sure.

For the most established and probably easiest learning curve would to go with World of Warcraft. As someone said a lot of people bash it, but it can be quit a lot of fun in moderation. I've played most MMO's through the years and I keep coming back to WoW.

Stay away from FFXIV.
    
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I actually liked EvE, I bought it. But (at least when I played some of it.) It's waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay too much micromanaging. I liked the size and scope of it, but it's so easy to just log in and go, ok, what can I do that won't require me to spend a month of real time just learning the skill books?
 
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post #24 of 47
WoW . Largest community, content added regularly, basic, doesnt require extremely powerful graphics card 8800gt is sufficient. Although dont get addicted as for me my mmo days are over
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I'd say either WoW or Rift. I'm a WoW veteran, (played since Beta) but I'm taking a break now.


Either of them would be good for a person who has never played an MMO before.
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post #26 of 47
I currently own rift, and have played many MMO's before it... Gotta say, well worth the money so far ... Similar to WoW, but it has its own thing going for it as well as wonderful graphics. I say you should give it a shot
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with friend DC universe is looking really awesome with the mentor choice you have to make for certain abilities . ( most use superman for the flying one ) but it's awesome .
    
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post #28 of 47
I played WoW for a little but wasn't all that into it.
played Aion for probably a year, loved it because of the people, but its a major grindfest, but the pvp is fun when you hit higher levels.

currently playing EVE now, and i love it, deff a lot different then everything else, and although there is a steep learning curve, its addicting, and deff worth checking out. (you can get a 14 day free trial)
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real life.
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outside
Edited by cuad - 2/24/11 at 11:16pm
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real life.
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outside
Cool...Cept why are you posting on OCN then..?
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