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Originally posted by Sarpynom

I wasn't aware that ED had added in multiplayer concepts so far, may give it a go right now due to that fact. 

Is there a way to identify players from NPC?

Players has the word "CMDR" in front of their name, when you scan their ship.

 

 

Originally posted by mbd1968
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG

Whichever option you choose, remember to select the option to pay in USD, not in British Pounds.

 

For some reason it is more expensive to pay in British Pounds, it think they might have not calculated the exchange rates on the site properly.

On paper, yes. But if your bank account (or cc) is in GBP you do not know what exchange rate you will get and you may have to pay additional fees for the currency transfer so you may or may not save money.

I should add that I plan to wait until release. I am away most of the latter half of December and will be permanently moving back to the UK in early 2015 so will wait a few months before I purchase. Plus I left the UK when we had dial up only, DSL was just being introduced, so I have no clue how bad the bandwidth is 'back home'.

Nah I'm not talking about exchange rate here I"m actually talking about the price differences that they put on the website between different currencies.

 

If you convert paying in pounds compare paying in USD you will notice there is a difference of almost $15 to $20 USD more if you pay in pounds. Check out there payment site and give it a calculation.

 

$15 to $20 USD difference is WAAAYYY more than any possible exchange rate differences.

Whichever option you choose, remember to select the option to pay in USD, not in British Pounds.

 

For some reason it is more expensive to pay in British Pounds, it think they might have not calculated the exchange rates on the site properly.

E:D focuses on the macro side of spaces-sim - with everything be big, space being vast and infinitely generating, travel anywhere, etc...

 

SC focuses on the micro and the story side of space sim - it is more about things happenig inside a star system or planets, and on a more player/personal level, etc....

OP: Agreed.

 

That's why I'm more interested in games like Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen right now.

Originally posted by TiamatRoar
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG
Originally posted by TheOctagon
Originally posted by teabag

I did not buy the game, and truly I agreed and side with those who criticize greedy fat software publisher companies. We had not bought any online games since D3 fiasco with infamous WoW locked-up. Until then, they all are in need of major regulation as other had said. Freedom of speech you know, and the truth truly hurts. There is no trust anymore for greed had prevailed and the law is as blind as the wild west.

Elite Dangerous had finally nailed the final nails in our coffins.

Carry on regardless.

 

I'm kind of curious as to whats wrong with Elite: Dangerous. I've only heard good things about it.

 

Except the cost, which was way to high.

Nothing.

 

It is actually doing fine, and there are no P2W business model either.

 

Don't know what Teabag was on about.

I believe what Teabag meant is "I left Archeage for Elite Dangerous." or  "Elite Dangerous was so good that it killed Archeage for me."

That would make more sense because I did exactly the same thing too

Don't know what you are on about in regards to gankers, as pretty much no one goes to useless zones (Any contest zones other than Yny, Halc and  Hasla).

 

You can pretty much quest all day without being bothered, especially after the Auroria fiasco.

Originally posted by TheOctagon
Originally posted by teabag

I did not buy the game, and truly I agreed and side with those who criticize greedy fat software publisher companies. We had not bought any online games since D3 fiasco with infamous WoW locked-up. Until then, they all are in need of major regulation as other had said. Freedom of speech you know, and the truth truly hurts. There is no trust anymore for greed had prevailed and the law is as blind as the wild west.

Elite Dangerous had finally nailed the final nails in our coffins.

Carry on regardless.

 

I'm kind of curious as to whats wrong with Elite: Dangerous. I've only heard good things about it.

 

Except the cost, which was way to high.

Nothing.

 

It is actually doing fine, and there are no P2W business model either.

 

Don't know what Teabag was on about.

Originally posted by Kopogero

As I was suspecting, there was article not too long ago on Blizzards intention to deliver expansions at a faster pace, so it doesn't occur the same mistake they've done few times now and losing big chunk of subs in the process.

The only thing I ever noticed is that Blizzard ALWAYS release a new expansion right around the same date where they preceive another major mmo title that might take some of their market share is about to be released.

 

Seems like a successful strategy to me so far.

Originally posted by Lonecrow66

It gets boring very fast.  No content to speak of.  Its just an open world where you can trade make money buy ships and repeat. 

That's what ALL Elite games has always been.

 

In fact, that's the whole point of this entire genre (which was created by the original Elite to start off with by the way).

 

All space opera/sim games are like that (Privateer series, X series, etc).

 

I think they are releasing the space part (the main part) now and the rest later, which is way better value for money compare to what you get for Star Citizen.

Originally posted by Sephiroso
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG
Originally posted by PioneerStew
I agree that the use of magic is rather incoherent.  If magic could be defined in some way, and its limitations acknowledged we would get a lot less shit fantasy on the market. 

I agree.

 

Problem is it used to be defined.  If you look at classic Ultima games they are defined by reagents and Circles of Magic or if you look at classic AD&D games it is defined by memorizations and spell levels.

 

However along the way MMO has abandoned that for simplicity sake, which in turn makes casters too prevalent and powerful in games. It wasn't supposed to be like this.

I'm just curious, using WoW as an example, how are casters too prevalent and powerful?

In my opinion (just my opinion only), there is 1 major factor - too fast.

 

Casting in the old school RPGs used to be a planned and premeditated affair. You used to have to plan what spell you will use ahead of time, and it takes time to cast it, and how strong the spells are were not dependent on what "cloak" or "boots" you are wearing, but by reagents combination and things like that.

 

They made casting too much like physical attacks. They made casting fireballs more like shooting out Hadoken in Street Fighter then an exercise that was supposed to be using your toon's intellect.

 

Not saying it is right or wrong, just saying I feel it has deviated from what casting seems to be originally about.

Originally posted by PioneerStew
I agree that the use of magic is rather incoherent.  If magic could be defined in some way, and its limitations acknowledged we would get a lot less shit fantasy on the market. 

I agree.

 

Problem is it used to be defined.  If you look at classic Ultima games they are defined by reagents and Circles of Magic or if you look at classic AD&D games it is defined by memorizations and spell levels.

 

However along the way MMO has abandoned that for simplicity sake, which in turn makes casters too prevalent and powerful in games. It wasn't supposed to be like this.

Originally posted by jcrg99
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG
Originally posted by Erillion

https://robertsspaceindustries.com/funding-goals

As expected ... with the FPS module introduction and demo, Star Citizen crowdfunding again reached a new unprecedented record, this time the 60 M$ mark. No goodies for the next  mark(s) have been announced, but I think we can expect to hear about them when the current PAX Australia is over (like last time).

Those poor Guiness Book guys ... have to constantly revise their crowdfunding records page ;-)

Have fun

Meanwhile, Elite: Dangerous is already fully playable in it's beta 3 form, with more detailed physics, and keeps on adding more stuff, at a fraction of the funding.

 

I backed both but I think Elite: Dangerous is the clear winner atm in terms of value for money and promises kept so far.

But didn't you feel tempted to get those 1000 dollar ship , 500 dollar ship, 265 dollar ship, 60 dollar ship, etc., with exclusive earlier access available only for real money and no gameplay acquisition option before release, that Frontier offered  in Elite: Dangerous to make their funds raising no matter the consequences?

Oh... Sorry... wrong dimension. :D

 

:P

 

Here is Elite's cash shop vs SC's cash shop side by side lol just for fun:

 

https://store.zaonce.net/elite-dangerous-cat.html

 

https://robertsspaceindustries.com/pledge

 

Originally posted by Erillion

https://robertsspaceindustries.com/funding-goals

As expected ... with the FPS module introduction and demo, Star Citizen crowdfunding again reached a new unprecedented record, this time the 60 M$ mark. No goodies for the next  mark(s) have been announced, but I think we can expect to hear about them when the current PAX Australia is over (like last time).

Those poor Guiness Book guys ... have to constantly revise their crowdfunding records page ;-)

Have fun

Meanwhile, Elite: Dangerous is already fully playable in it's beta 3 form, with more detailed physics, and keeps on adding more stuff, at a fraction of the funding.

 

I backed both but I think Elite: Dangerous is the clear winner atm in terms of value for money and promises kept so far.

Originally posted by Darkcrystal
But yet you play the game...  ///rolleyes.

He was saying Trion sucks not Archeage sucks, which is not entirely untrue.

 

I mean Trion didn't do a good job on Defiance either, but people just didn't know about it because not enough people played it.

Originally posted by Sephiroso
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG
Originally posted by Dzone

All mmo's that I've played it allowed all players to beable to do everything with 1 character. I've always wonderd what an mmo would be like if crafters, gatherers, and farmers were all completely separated.

 

They used to, before WoW became popular.

 

WoW's success pretty much homogenized the way MMOs are made, not until now we are starting to get some diversity back.

 

Lack of competition = ideas killer.

Not this stupid trope again. Stop trying to blame everything on WoW. Seriously just stop.

It is not a trope of blame, it is just the way it is.

 

It is a fact that lack of competition is a progress killer. Go watch the BBC documentary "Civilization: Is the west history?" first episode it explains why competition is important for innovation.

 

It is really nobody fault that dominance occurs, just the nature of the beast.

Originally posted by Dzone

All mmo's that I've played it allowed all players to beable to do everything with 1 character. I've always wonderd what an mmo would be like if crafters, gatherers, and farmers were all completely separated.

 

They used to, before WoW became popular.

 

WoW's success pretty much homogenized the way MMOs are made, not until now we are starting to get some diversity back.

 

Lack of competition = ideas killer.

Originally posted by aslan132

Pay to advance is much more accurate. Its no where even near the realm  of Pay to Win. Too often of late, gamers come to forums and call anything thats Free to Play "Pay to Win" and have lost sight of what that actually means. Buying labor potions is no more than buying xp potions, neither of which is pay to win anything. 

 

At no time does buying labor potions give you any advantage over another player in terms of player stats. No permanent or temporary bonuses are applied, all you do is reach cap alittle bit faster. But the cap is the same for everyone, whether you play for free, or you spend your entire paycheck, you are still limited the same as everyone else. All you do is get there faster. Im sorry to tell you, but thats not pay to win. 

 

Reaching "endgame" faster only gets you there faster. At no time are you "better" than anyone else, or "stronger", or have any clear advantage at all. Your stats are the same, you have the same skills (and skill points) as everyone else, nothing allows you to "win" in either PVP or PVE any better than someone who doesnt pay money. All it is is a time saver. I just dont understand the mentality these days of MMO players who think the guy who got to 50 in 3 hours is any better off than the guy who takes 3 weeks, when they have exactly the same skills, stats, ect. available to them once they hit 50. 

^ True

 

Also, people forget that the stats gap between really really good gear and decent gear is actually quite marginal. Anything Illustrious or GHA/Hasla level or above are pretty close in stats and not distinguished enough to flat out win you a fight because of it alone.

 

This is no WoW or SWTOR, where the gear gap between tiers are insane.

Zerg guilds is not a problem it is in fact a boon.

 

Guilds and alliances = social interactions.

 

The fact that not more mmos have zerg guilds actually means it is not very true to the mmo creed - that it is supposed to be MASSIVELY multiplayer online, not just multiplayer online.

 

Also no big guilds last forever - when it gets too big politics tends to rip it apart, so in the end it always balances itself.

Originally posted by filmoret

You won't have the best gear in this game without putting money into it.  I'm not talking about subbing. 

You won't have the best gear EVEN if you put money in it.

 

Best gear in AA has more to do with being a part of a big, useful guild than putting in $$. Putting in money DOESN'T help if you don't have a whole guild of ppl helping each other by specializing in their own field of crafting. There is no way you can craft every single type of mats required to level you out on your craft at higher level.

 

So seems to me you are projecting your problem of not being social into the problem of money.

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