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Anybody looking forward to LotRO?

Discussion in 'Games' started by XxMerlinxX, Jan 29, 2007.

  1. XxMerlinxX New Member

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    Lord of the Rings Online for those wondering. Screenshots are looking pretty good, from what I've seen posted.
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    is it mmo?
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    It looks nice, but it has monthly fees, and i bet it wont have a large community as WOW or guildwars...

    i have a feeling its gonna be another flop like RF Online
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    Yeah, it's going to be a MMO. I don't know, Tolkien has a HUGE following. I mean, practically everybody who plays WoW or EQ2 or whatever, likes the LotR. And if I had to "imagine" what the closed beta is like, I'd "imagine" that it's similar to a blending of WoW and EQ2, but with it's own style and LotR storyline.
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    i played the beta and its not that great. it does have potential though, compared to wow it sucks
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    What makes WoW so much better than LotRO?
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    tigger I'm the only one

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    monthly fees suck tho'
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    indeed
  9. DanTheBanjoman SeƱor Moderator

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    I played it as well, wasn't that great. Nothing I'd pay for anyway.
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    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    running an online game is gonna cost you money (servers, maintenance, bandwidth, in-game support). if you have money you can provide a better quality service to gamers.

    considering how many hours you are going to play a good online game it is worth the money imo
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    I agree - $15/month is nothing so long as you are entertained.
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    Yeah i played beta also and i have to say it isnt very good at all
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    How come?
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    Idk, it was really slow to me, and un fun, really reminded me of DnD:O And that right there was a bad game, also the combat isnt very fun, its like o mash this button mash that one, no cooldowns or anything of the like

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