Trending Games | Guild Wars 2 | Elder Scrolls Online | Firefall | The Witcher 3

    Facebook Twitter YouTube
Login:  Password:   Remember?  
Show Quick Gamelist Jump to Random Game
Members:2,985,401 Users Online:0
Games:828  Posts:6,434,643
Recent forum postsRSS
Active threads
Cloud view
List all forums
General Forums
Developers Corner General Discussion
Popular Game Forums
Click a status to find game forum
Game Forums
Click a letter to find game forum
2029 Online 2112: Revolution 2Moons 4Story 8BitMMO 9 Dragons A Mystical Land A Tale in the Desert III A3 ACE Online AD2460 ARGO Online Aberoth Absolute Force Online Absolute Terror Achaea Adellion Aerrevan Aetolia, the Midnight Age Age of Armor Age of Conan Age of Empires Online Age of Mourning Age of Wulin Age of Wushu Aida Arenas Aika Aion Albion Online Alganon All Points Bulletin (APB) Allods Online Altis Gates Amazing World Anarchy Online Ancients of Fasaria Andromeda 5 Angels Online Angry Birds Epic Anime Ninja Anime Pirates Anime Trumps Anmynor Anno Online Applo Arcane Hearts Arcane Legends ArchLord ArcheAge Archeblade Archlord 2 Archlord X Armored Warfare Ascend: Hand of Kul Asda 2 Asda Story Ashen Empires Asheron's Call Asheron's Call 2 Astera Online Astonia III Astro Empires Astro Lords: Oort CLoud Asura Force Atlantica Online Atriarch Aura Kingdom Aurora Blade Auto Assault Avatar Star Battle Dawn Battle Dawn Galaxies Battle for Graxia Battle of 3 Kingdoms Battle of the Immortals Battlecruiser Online Battlestar Galactica Online Battlestar Reloaded Beyond Protocol Bionic Marine Command Online Black Aftermath Black Desert Black Gold Black Prophecy Black Prophecy Tactics: Nexus Conflict Blackguards 2 Blacklight Retribution Blade & Soul Blade Hunter Blade Wars Blazing Throne Bless Blitz 1941 Blood and Jade Bloodborne Bloodlines Champions Boot Hill Heroes Borderlands 2 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Bound by Flame Bounty Bay Online Brain Storm Bravada Bravely Default Bravely Second Brawl Busters. Brick-Force Bright Shadow Bullet Run Business Tycoon Online CTRacer Cabal Online Caesary Call of Camelot Call of Gods Call of Thrones Camelot Unchained Canaan Online Cardmon Hero Cartoon Universe CasinoRPG Cast & Conquer Castle Empire Castlot Celtic Heroes Champions Online Champions of Regnum Chaos Online Child of Light Chroma Squad Chrono Tales Citadel of Sorcery CitiesXL Citizen Zero City of Decay City of Heroes City of Steam City of Transformers City of Villains Civilization Online Clan Lord Clash of Clans Cloud Nine Club Penguin Colony of War Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances Company of Heroes Online Conquer Online Conquer Online 3 Continent of the Ninth (C9) Core Blaze Core Exiles Corum Online Craft of Gods Crimecraft Crimelife 2 Cronous Crota II Crowfall Crusaders of Solaris Cultures Online Cyber Monster 2 Cyberpunk 2077 Céiron Wars
D&D Online DC Universe DK Online DOTA DOTA 2 DUST 514 DV8: Exile Dalethaan Dance Groove Online Dark Age of Camelot Dark Ages Dark Legends Dark Orbit Dark Relic: Prelude Dark Solstice Dark Souls 2 Dark and Light DarkEden Online DarkSpace Darkblood Online Darkest Dungeon Darkfall Darkfall: Unholy Wars Darkwind: War on Wheels Das Tal Dawn of Fantasy Dawntide DayZ Dead Earth Dead Frontier Dead Island Dead Island 2 Dead Island: Riptide Deco Online Deep Down Deepworld Defiance Deicide Online Dekaron Demons at the Horizon Desert Operations Destiny Diablo 3 Diamonin Digimon Battle Dino Storm Disciple Divergence Divina Divine Souls Divinity: Original Sin Dofus Dominus Online Dragon Age: Inquisition Dragon Ball Online Dragon Born Online Dragon Crusade Dragon Empires Dragon Eternity Dragon Fin Soup Dragon Heart Online Dragon Nest Dragon Oath Dragon Pals Dragon Raja Dragon's Call Dragon's Call II Dragon's Prophet DragonSky DragonSoul Dragona Dragonica Dragons and Titans Drakengard 3 Dream of Mirror Online Dreamland Online Dreamlords: The Reawakening Drift City Duels Dungeon Blitz Dungeon Fighter Online Dungeon Overlord Dungeon Party Dungeon Rampage Dungeon Runners Dungeon of the Endless Dying Light Dynastica Dynasty Warriors Online Dynasty of the Magi EIN (Epicus Incognitus) EVE Online Earth Eternal Earth and Beyond Earthlock: Festival of Magic Earthrise Eclipse War Ecol Tactics Online Eden Eternal Edge of Space Einherjar - The Viking's Blood Elder Scrolls Online Eldevin Elf Online Elite: Dangerous Embers of Caerus Emil Chronicle Online Empire Empire & State Empire Craft Empire Universe 3 EmpireQuest Empires of Galldon End of Nations Endless Ages Endless Blue Moon Online Endless Online Entropia Universe EpicDuel Erebus: Travia Reborn Eredan Eternal Blade Eternal Lands Eternal Saga Ether Fields Ether Saga Online Eudemons Online EuroGangster EverEmber Online EverQuest Next EverQuest Online Adventures Evernight Everquest Everquest II Evony Exarch Exorace F.E.A.R. Online Fable Legends Face of Mankind Fairyland Online Fall of Rome Fallen Earth Fallen Sword Fallout 4 Fallout Online Family Guy Online Fantage Fantasy Earth Zero Fantasy Realm Online Fantasy Tales Online Fantasy Worlds: Rhynn Faunasphere Faxion Online Fearless Fantasy Ferentus Ferion Fiesta Online Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Final Fantasy XI Final Fantasy XIV Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Firefall Fists of Fu Florensia Flyff Football Manager Live Football Superstars Force of Arms Forge Forsaken Uprising Forsaken World Fortnite Fortuna Forum for Discussion of Everlight Freaky Creatures Free Realms Freesky Online Freeworld Fung Wan Online Furcadia Fury Fusion Fall
GRAV GalaXseeds Galactic Command Online Game of Thrones: Seven Kingdoms Gameglobe Gate To Heavens Gates of Andaron Gatheryn Gauntlet Gekkeiju Online Ghost Online Ghost Recon Online Gladiatus Glitch Global Agenda Global Soccer Gloria Victis Glory of Gods GoGoRacer Goal Line Blitz Gods Rush Gods and Heroes GodsWar Online Golemizer Golf Star GoonZu Online Graal Kingdoms Granado Espada Online Grand Chase Grand Fantasia Grepolis Grimlands Guild Wars Guild Wars 2 Guild Wars Factions Guild Wars Nightfall H1Z1 Habbo Hotel Hailan Rising HaloSphere2 Hand of Fate Haven & Hearth Hawken Heart Forth Alicia Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Helbreath Hellgate Hellgate: London Hello Kitty Online Hero Online Hero Zero Hero's Journey Hero: 108 Online HeroSmash Heroes & Generals Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar Heroes in the Sky Heroes of Atlan Heroes of Bestia Heroes of Gaia Heroes of Might and Magic Online Heroes of Thessalonica Heroes of Three Kingdoms Heroes of the Storm Hex Holic Online Hostile Space Hunter Blade Huxley Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition Illutia Illyriad Immortals USA Immune Imperator Imperian Inferno Legend Infestation: Survivor Stories Infinite Crisis Infinity Infinity Iris Online Iron Grip: Marauders Irth Worlds Island Forge Islands of War Istaria: Chronicles of the Gifted Jade Dynasty Jagged Alliance Online Juggernaut Jumpgate Jumpgate Evolution KAL Online Kakele Online Kaos War Karos Online Kartuga Kicks Online Kill Strain King of Kings 3 Kingdom Heroes Kingdom Under Fire II Kingdom of Drakkar Kingory Kings Era Kings and Legends Kings of the Realm KingsRoad Kitsu Saga Kiwarriors Knight Age Knight Online Knights of Dream City Kothuria Kung Foo! Kunlun Online Kyn L.A.W. LEGO Universe La Tale Land of Chaos Online Landmark Lands of Hope: Redemption LastChaos League of Angels League of Legends - Clash of Fates Legend of Edda: Vengeance Legend of Golden Plume Legend of Grimrock 2 Legend of Katha Legend of Mir 2 Legend of Mir 3 Legendary Champions Lego Minifigures Online Lichdom: Battlemage Life is Feudal Light of Nova Lime Odyssey Line of Defense Lineage Lineage Eternal: Twilight Resistance Lineage II Linkrealms Loong Online Lord of the Rings Online Lords Online Lords of the Fallen Lords of the Fallen 2 Lost Saga Lucent Heart Lunia Lusternia: Age of Ascension Luvinia World
MU Online Mabinogi Maestia: Rise of Keledus MagiKnights Magic Barrage Magic World Online Manga Fighter MapleStory Martial Heroes Marvel Heroes Marvel Super Hero Squad Online Marvel: Avengers Alliance Mass Effect 4 MechWarrior Online Megaten Meridian 59 : Evolution Merlin MetalMercs Metaplace Metin 2 MicroVolts Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Midkemia Online Might & Magic Heroes Online Might & Magic Heroes: Kingdoms Might & Magic X: Legacy MilMo Minecraft Mini Fighter Minions of Mirth Ministry of War Monato Esprit Monkey King Online Monkey Quest Monster & Me Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate Monster Madness Online MonsterMMORPG Moonlight Online: Tales of Eternal Blood Moonrise Mordavia Mortal Online Mourning My Lands Myst Online: URU Live Myth Angels Online Myth War Myth War 2 Mythborne Mytheon Mythic Saga Mythos N.E.O Online NIDA Online Nadirim Naviage: The Power of Capital Navy Field Necropolis Need for Speed World Nemexia Neo's Land NeoSteam Neocron Nether Neverwinter Nexus: The Kingdom Of The Winds NinjaTrick NosTale Nova Genesis Novus Aeterno Oberin Odin Quest Odyssey RPG Ogre Island Omerta 3 Online Boxing Manager Onverse Oort Online Order & Chaos Online Order of Magic Original Blood Origins Return Origins of Malu Orion's Belt Otherland Forums OverSoul Overkings Overwatch Oz Online Oz World Pandora Saga Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Panzar Parabellum Parallel Kingdom Parfait Station Path of Exile Pathfinder Online Perfect World Perpetuum Online Persona V Phantasy Star Online 2 Phantasy Star Universe Phoenix Dynasty Online Phylon Pi Story Picaroon Pillars of Eternity Pirate Galaxy Pirate Storm Pirate101 PirateKing Online Pirates of the Burning Sea Pirates of the Caribbean Online Pixie Hollow Planeshift Planet Arkadia Planet Calypso PlanetSide 2 Planetside Planets³ Playboy Manager Pocket Legends Pockie Ninja Pockie Pirates Pockie Saints Pokémon X and Y PoxNora Prime World Prime: Battle for Dominus Priston Tale Priston Tale II Prius Online Prodigy Project Blackout Project Gorgon Project Powder Project Titan Forums Project Wiki Project Zomboid Puzzle Pirates Quest for Infamy Quickhit Football
R2 Online RAN Online RF Online ROSE Online Rage of 3 Kingdoms Ragnarok Online Ragnarok Online II RaiderZ Rail Nation Rakion Rappelz RappelzSEA Ravenmarch Realm Fighter Realm of Sierra Realm of the Mad God Realm of the Titans Realms Online Rebel Galaxy Reclamation Red Stone Red War: Edem's Curse Regnum Online Remnant Knights Renaissance Repulse Requiem: Memento Mori Rift RiotZone Rise Rise of Dragonian Era Rise of Empire Rise of the Tycoon Risen 3: Titan Lords Rising of King Risk Your Life Rivality Rockfree Rohan: Blood Feud Role Play Worlds Roll n Rock Roma Victor Romadoria Rosh Online Roto X Rubies of Eventide Ruin Online Rumble Fighter Runes of Magic Runescape Rust Rusty Hearts Ryzom S4 League SAGA SD Gundam Capsule Fighter Online SMITE SUN Sacred 3 Sagramore Salem SaySayGirls Scarlet Blade Scions of Fate Seal Online: Evolution Second Chance Heroes Second Life Secret of the Solstice Seed Serenia Fantasy Seven Seas Saga Seven Souls Online Sevencore Shadow Realms Shadow of Legend Shadowbane Shadowgate Shadowrun Chronicles Shaiya Shards Online Shattered Galaxy Sho Online Shot Online Shroud of the Avatar SideQuest Siege on Stars Sigonyth: Desert Eternity Silkroad Online Skyblade Skyforge SmashMuck Champions Smoo Online Soldier Front Soul Master Soul Order Online Soul of Guardian South Park: The Stick of Truth Space Heroes Universe Sparta: War of Empires Spellcasters Sphere Spiral Knights Spirit Tales Splash Fighters Squad Wars Star Citizen Star Conflict Star Sonata 2 Star Stable Star Supremacy Star Trek Online Star Trek: Infinite Space Star Wars Galaxies Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures Star Wars: The Old Republic StarQuest Online Starbound Stargate Worlds Starlight Story Starpires State of Decay SteelWar Online Stone Age 2 Stormfall: Age of War Stormthrone Storybricks Stronghold Kingdoms Styx: Master of Shadows Sudden Attack Supremacy 1914 Supreme Destiny Sword Coast Legends Sword Girls Sword of Destiny: Rise of Aions SwordX Swords of Heavens Swordsman
TERA TS Online TUG Tabula Rasa Tactica Online Tales Runner Tales of Fantasy Tales of Pirates Tales of Pirates II Tales of Solaris Talisman Online Tamer Saga Tank Ace Tantra Online Tatsumaki: Land at War Terra Militaris TerraWorld Online Terraria Thang Online The 4th Coming The Agency The Aurora World The Banner Saga The Banner Saga 2 The Black Watchmen The Chronicle The Chronicles of Spellborn The Crew The Division The Epic Might The Hammers End The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 The Legend of Ares The Lost Titans The Matrix Online The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot The Missing Ink The Mummy Online The Myth of Soma The Pride of Taern The Realm Online The Repopulation The Secret World The Sims Online The Strategems The West The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Theralon There Therian Saga Thrones of Chaos Tibia Tibia Micro Edition Tiger Knight Titan Siege Titans of Time Toontown Online Top Speed Topia Online Torchlight Torment: Tides of Numenera Total Domination Transformers Universe Transistor Transverse Trapped Dead: Lockdown Traveller AR Travia Online Travian Triad Wars Trials of Ascension Tribal Hero Tribal Wars Tribes Universe Trickster Online Trove Troy Online True Fantasy Live Online Turf Battles Twelve Sky Twelve Sky 2 Twilight War Tynon U.B. Funkeys UFO Online URDEAD Online Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar Ultima Online Ultima X: Odyssey Ultimate Naruto Ultimate Soccer Boss Uncharted Waters Online Undercover 2: Merc Wars Underlight Unification Wars Universe Online Utherous Utopia Valkyrie Sky Vampire Lord Online Vanguard: Saga of Heroes Vanquish Space Vector City Racers Vendetta Online Victory - Age of Racing Vindictus Virtonomics Vis Gladius Visions of Zosimos VoidExpanse Voyage Century Online W.E.L.L. Online WAR (Warhammer Online) WAR2 Glory WYD Global Wakfu War Thunder War of 2012 War of Angels War of Legends War of Mercenaries War of Thrones War of the Immortals WarFlow Waren Story Warflare Wargame1942 Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade Warhammer 40K: Dark Millennium Online Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes Warkeepers Warrior Epic Wartune Wasteland 2 WebLords Wild West Online WildStar Wind of Luck WindSlayer 2 Wings of Destiny Wish Wizard101 Wizardry Online Wizards and Champions Wonder King Wonderland Online World Golf Tour World of Battles World of Darkness World of Heroes World of Kung Fu World of Pirates World of Speed World of Tanks World of Tanks Generals World of Warcraft World of Warplanes World of Warriors World of Warships World of the Living Dead WorldAlpha Wurm Online Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Xenoblade Chronicles: X Xenocell Xiah Xsyon Xulu YS Online Yitien ZU Online Zentia Zero Online Zero Online: The Andromeda Crisis Zodiac Online Zombies Ate My Pizza eRepublik Discussion Forums

All Posts by Mardukk

All Posts by Mardukk

77 Pages 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » Last
1531 posts found

I played Darkfall UW for a couple years and it took care of my need for something old schoolish.  I am taking a break from it and there really is nothing else out there that qualifies.  I'm forcing myself to play ESO currently.  It is well done, I just don't like questing or being told a story in what should be a virtual world.


Edit:  When I'm not forcing myself to play ESO, I always go back to EQ1.

My character was on a higher pop server.  Couldn't get land so I quit.  Merging servers so people can't get land again...great idea.  If having land wasn't so damn important and PvE was actually worth a crap the game might not be so annoying.
Woah, that is one grim list.  I forgot how bad the outlook was this year.  I think the Repopulation is getting pretty close to releasing within a year or so.  Other than that I just don't know about the genre anymore.
Originally posted by syriinx

I want a project 2003 or whenever Omens of War was.

By then the classes were fully formed and the group game was at its peak.

There was endgame for all matter of guilds, instanced missions were still LDoN (which was leaps and bounds the best of all the instanced missions since they promoted group mechanics and had a touch of randomness)


I would love to play on a server locked there, but with exp on par with early EQ and slow AAs, maybe some rebalancing to make VT and PoTime a little more relevant still (although my guild was still raiding PoTime in OoW, we were semi casual and there was still some gear progression there for our skill level)


I just get bored too easily with the original trilogy at max level because AAs spoiled me.  I like always having non gear based progression available to me.

 I agree.  


I wouldn't kill DB for a few bugs and required wipes initially.  I'm not sure why they didn't fix the bugs with the initial progression servers but this is not the end of the world.  I'm just happy they are trying to bring back something that wasn't a linear quest hub and felt like a large dangerous virtual world...with consequences and risk vs reward.  All things recent developers could really take to heart.

I would say The Secret World as many others have said. GW2 also gives you some interesting character building with no required questing. You may also give darkfall uw a try after the next patch hits in a couple weeks. About the only game out there (other than old school game and gw2) that doesn't require you to quest all the damn time.

It is.  They have been creating a new site for a very long time.  It's been so long, I'm not sure it is ever going to happen.

I just find it odd that people can outright say no to full or partial loot without having all the details.  The key to either of these working involves a ton of factors.  How can people that claim to like open world PvP say they will never play looting of any kind without trying the game?  I feel like people are just shutting down without even trying...kinda lame.  


I prefer risky PvE over PvP battle after PvP battle.  I wouldn't know this if I hadn't tried Darkfall a couple years ago.  Sometimes people need go outside their comfort zone and surprise themselves that they could actually like something they don't think they would.

Originally posted by 5ubzer0
If you pvp at all, you should know that 95% of the playerbase will not play on a full loot server. People take their gear way too seriously these days.

I'm actually surprised so many Crowfall players are picking the blue servers.  I figured the people that don't like extreme risk vs reward games wouldn't even touch Crowfall.


This all depends on how they develop the game.  If you are killed the second you wander outside city walls I imagine people will eventually all go to the blue servers.  I expect these "areas" will be large enough that constantly being blindsided will not be likely.

Originally posted by Kaladin
Originally posted by carotid
Because Wildstar  +  WoW = Same  s h i t  different day.

In what way is Wilstar like WoW?

I will give you my complete list to get you started:

  1. Cartoonish Art Style

Linear quest hub themepark.


I would consider trying Wildstar if the performance was anywhere close to acceptable.  For a game with literally no textures it's amazing that they couldn't get it to run better.

Op start playing after the economy and ui patch hit in the next month. The game suprised me, as a non hardcore pvper, how much I enjoyed it. This game and company has a lot of old enemies that don't actively follow the game and post ignorant bs on this forum. The population is low and if you are an instant action pvp only person I wouldn't suggest it. It's more old school in that things take time with an emphasis on risk vs reward.
Originally posted by Hives
First and foremost anyone that mentions Darkfall as a good pvp game or even a decent playing game is insane. As far as Crowfall is concerned i will wait and see how it turns out because it might just be me but i have enough sense to wait till after Alpha/Beta to decide. To each his own... I loved UO back in the day and others didn't and guess what it didn't bother me. This topic sounds like it should be on the Archeage forum seeing how so many hardcore pvp'ers loved that game.

DFUW is actually pretty polished at this point in time.  I'm guessing you haven't played it in a very long time.  Darkfall (both) have the best PvP action free aim combat in the genre.


I think OP was advertising for the game...not trying to dissuade people from playing it.

Hopefully CF feels like you are fighting in a full fledged world and not some little battleground instance.  We will see.

Originally posted by syriinx
Originally posted by donger56
RIP Wildstar. That game died faster than Tabula Rasa which I didn't think was even possible. Wildstar was the wrong game at the wrong time with the wrong business model and everyone knew it. 

100% not the wrong business model.  FFXIV is doing just fine with the same business model.

Wrong time I would agree with.  But I think its big problem was the combat.  Its just too spazzy.  Way too much movement, and all the telegraphing is ugly.  It has all the negatives of action combat without actually being action combat so everyone loses.

Or that it was linear quest hub themepark #2673 over the past 10 years.

I would give this game a try if the game was optimized at all since beta.  I also despise required linear questing.  If it was possible to solo or duo tougher named mobs or level off dungeon trash that has a rare dungeon wide drop.   Is the loot specific to the mob?  Or is it another boring universal loot table game?  Are there "named" mobs that have specific loot tables?


If they optimized it and there is the option to avoid being ordered around by an NPC,  I would consider it.  

Go play DFUW there is a high enough skill ceiling there that you won't win a fight for months.  I would argue much of it's problem is that noob players have almost no chance of winning a PvP encounter for a long long time.  And Darkfall's PvP elite want the skill ceiling to be even
Originally posted by eHug

I don't think the "class free" concept chased a lot of people away, it there was anything really bad about it, it was the way they actually did it. Many months of super cheesy builds, most people running around with the latest FOTM build, everybody wearing the same OP gear, shitloads of prowess wasted because AV wasn't able to get the balance right and constantly made important skills useless forcing players to use something else.  And of course that they wasted so many months on it. Instead they could have created shitloads of content different then their current  "let's multiply the grind for the absolute basics so a casual won't be able to gear up for sieges anymore, sorry i mean so the economy is fixed! Oh and let's make them run at least for an hour for a path that needed 10 minutes earlier".

The main points that chased me away were:

- AVs pathetic tries to fix the economy which resulted in a terrible new player experience making all of our clans newbies but a single guy quit. Not much fun for a newbie to grind for hours to loose their efforts in a minute because they weren't just less experienced but also couldn't afford the gear sets that the veterans that played a different game (focus on PVP instead of PVE) stack in their banks, having enough for years. A wipe would have fixed that, but they are too scared to do what it takes. They talked about a softwipe for a long time but it will come with even more pve grind boredom - if it ever will come.

- AVs instant transportation nerf. In an mostly empty world that doesn't even have NPC life just static 3d models forcing giant travel times is plain dumb. No way to get to your friends without a boring half an hour walk through an deslotated world? HORRIBLE IDEA! Ever since this change was done most people in our clan stopped logging in if they just got an hour of play time. It's not worth it anymore. The time requirements went through the roof and for what? Total boredom. (yes I know, in some months they plan changes, but couldn't they have waited for their patch to finish instead of making the game so much more boring for months and no actual reason?)

- AVs new vision of a pve sandbox, which they don't really have enough developers for. So along with some crafting fluff all they really introduce is grind for basic pvp gear. They also think about local banking which just means even more time spent on boring chores in an mostly empty world.

And no, I don't want to see the game die, the combat engine is amazing, but the developers lack the team size to change the game so fundamentally that it will really have the options and possibilities to attract the hardcore sandbox pve crowd that they now dream of. And while they chase that dream in small overrushed steps they are also chasing away the PVP and siege fans along with new players and casuals as far away as they can. To make it worse, the current population simply won't do for their new idea of localisation, if they don't attract hundreds of no lifing pve grind fans those changes won't work out.


I agree with this for the most part. Although I would say they arent trying to turn it into pve anything. They destroyed pve and are now promising to fix it with the upcoming economy patch. The game really hinges on these next two or three patches economy regionalization of loot, the ui revamp and enchanting. After those are in we can come back here and talk about if it failed or whatever. Just an fyi, They are now talking about reverting much of the teleportation nerf.

I was sure #1 would be "act as a sleep aid" (I kid I kid).


Joking aside, I do like the minimalistic UI...although I think they took it a bit far.  The other two I don't really agree with.

I may consider giving WS a shot if they optimize the game.  Any word on them improving optimization since release?
Originally posted by Foomerang

It's the nature of the genre. Ten years from now, we will be fondly reminiscing on today's MMOs much in the same way we currently revere the classics.

So the question is, are you going to be part of new experiences or are you going stand on the sidelines?

Haha!  I'm damn sure I won't be reminiscing about the age of the linear quest hub no risk vs reward themepark.  People act like there is nothing different between old school games and the last 10 years of games.  There are massive differences and people whom like virtual worlds and being treated like an adult with risk vs reward now have ancient old school games, Eve and Darkfall....that's it.

Originally posted by David_Lopan
Originally posted by Mikeha
Originally posted by Kilrain
Originally posted by baphamet

honestly, if you don't like to do quests this game isn't for you. unless you plan on pvp'ing from lvl 10 on...

It's not questing that I don't like. It's the short lived get 100 quests done in 10 minutes . It's following some story stopping every 15 feet talking to people. I don't want to spend 10 minutes bouncing from npc to npc talking. I want to play a game, not a story.


   + 2


I wish mob xp was what it used to be back in the day, the game usually flows better with a mix of exploring, killing mobs and story when needed, not just quest to quest with mob filler.

I agree.  I just tried EQ2 attempting to skip the quests and kill in dungeons with a mercenary.  It was considerably slower and getting gear (often times no better than faceroll questing outside the dungeon) was a huge PIA.


ESO really doesn't appear to be the type of game that you can level up on higher difficulty mobs and get good exp and gear.  The only games I've found that allow people to break free of the never ending NPC's errands are the old school games (EQ, AC etc..) and games that have a limited number of NPC's Darkfall/Eve.  


Edit:  What scares me is that people don't even know what OP is asking.  I have no idea how people tolerate going from no risk quest hub to quest hub being told what to kill and when to kill it.  Don't you ever want to branch out and challenge yourself on tougher mobs for better loot?  Find your own way in a large dangerous virtual world?

Sounds like you need something different OP.  I gave Darkfall UWa try a couple years ago and I'm glad I did.  You may consider it if you are tired of running errands for NPCs.
77 Pages 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » Last