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Poll Results: Which mmo game should I get?

 
  • 38% (38)
    world of warcraft
  • 43% (43)
    Rift
  • 18% (18)
    Others
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post #21 of 43
There are plenty of free ones to try such as LOTOR and EQ2. IMO it really is not worth getting into WoW. Better off waiting for The Old Republic since it will be fresh and new. If it is half as good as the KOTR series, it will kick ass.
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post #22 of 43
WoW is nice and all, but endgame is getting boring very fast. Most of the time you just sit in cities waiting for some queue to pop instead of going out and using the world. Outside of raiding/arena/battlegrounds there's nothing to do anymore. At least in WoTLK you had the option of doing both 10 man and 25 man raids.

I'm going with Rift on this one. There's just so much more to do and explore, you'll never get bored.
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post #23 of 43
I wouldn't pick either and instead wait for Guild Wars 2.
Save yourself some money. ;]

I played WoW for about 4 years. It gets boring way too fast.
I found myself taking breaks for 1-2 months at a time. If you want to have fun in that game it's very time consuming.
    
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post #24 of 43
If you like space games, you could try out Eve Online, looks purdy too .
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post #25 of 43
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Originally Posted by Stefy View Post
WoW is nice and all, but endgame is getting boring very fast. Most of the time you just sit in cities waiting for some queue to pop instead of going out and using the world. Outside of raiding/arena/battlegrounds there's nothing to do anymore. At least in WoTLK you had the option of doing both 10 man and 25 man raids.

I'm going with Rift on this one. There's just so much more to do and explore, you'll never get bored.
well i did try out wow trial and I enjoy questing but since its trial I didn't get to enjoy full game content I can't really judge the game yet.

Rift looks interesting has better graphic then wow,it's new game and u said it has more stuff to explore then wow.
post #26 of 43
EVE online! Only mmo worth anyones time.
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post #27 of 43
If it is between WoW and Rift, I'm gonna have to say that for a beginner playing there first MMO ever WoW is definitely more friendly. There is a huge abundance of information on WoW that you could easily google search and find an answer to your question.

Now Rift isn't a bad mmo the only issue with it is that being so new and there isn't a whole lot to do at the end game, and that is where WoW shines is the end game there is quite a lot to do, so that you wont get bored after a 1 week to a month.

This being said you likely have no idea the severity of when people say don't play this game it is addicting and that it ruins lives. This statement is fairly true in a way, you just have to be understanding of your limits, and when you notice that obviously things in your life are being pushed aside for this game, stop right there.
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post #28 of 43
Between the two I say Rift. It's actually a really good MMO and has gotten off to a great start.
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post #29 of 43
Neither. Save your money and wait until GW2, or more importantly, SW:TOR.
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post #30 of 43
theres this really cool game called irl...
you can get it for free if you go...
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