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Originally Posted by Vhati;13179768 
mechanically speaking, wow copied everquest.........................................

WoW took a lot from everquest, however, it didn't copy it mechanically. Everquest didn't have the talent trees. AA's are very different. It also doesn't have the amount of abilities that characters get. Rogues in EQ don't build combo points toward a finisher, either. smile.gif I played EQ for a looooong time, and I see its influence in WoW, no doubt. Mechanically, they're very different, though.

When I say Rift is the same mechanically, I mean there's no difference. Again, this was a first impression for the Rogue class, which is generally my favorite in games.
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Originally Posted by Droogie;13179872 
WoW took a lot from everquest, however, it didn't copy it mechanically. Everquest didn't have the talent trees. AA's are very different. It also doesn't have the amount of abilities that characters get. Rogues in EQ don't build combo points toward a finisher, either. smile.gif I played EQ for a looooong time, and I see its influence in WoW, no doubt. Mechanically, they're very different, though.

When I say Rift is the same mechanically, I mean there's no difference. Again, this was a first impression for the Rogue class, which is generally my favorite in games.

play some other classes, and try out more souls.

Then you will see the difference. Gotta love people who have only experienced a minor fraction of the game giving a full review of it.
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play some other classes, and try out more souls.

Then you will see the difference. Gotta love people who have only experienced a minor fraction of the game giving a full review of it.

Strawman. I never called it a full review. I said it was a first impression, and that was enough for me to lose interest.
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Strawman. I never called it a full review. I said it was a first impression, and that was enough for me to lose interest.

you probably dont play to many fps games, with all that similar first person shooting going on also eh.

you didnt even try the other souls, did you even try tanking or healing as a rogue?
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you probably dont play to many fps games, with all that similar first person shooting going on also eh.

you didnt even try the other souls, did you even try tanking or healing as a rogue?

Not interested. Generally, I'm not a big fan of theme park mmo's. Won't be interested unless I see some radical changes. Generally, I only like sandboxes.
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I've been raiding in WoW with a group of close friends for about four years now. A few of them play Rift and they say it's basically the same thing as WoW with updated graphics, minus a few things.

They said it's nowhere near as much of a disappointment that Aion set out to be.

Having LOVED Lineage 2 I LOVE Aion. I play it and WoW. Then again I'm a major NC Soft fan and love the design of both Lineage 2 and it's spiritual successor Aion.
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