EQ Next: #1 Next gen MMO

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  1. zero_name Active Member

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    After years of hype and promise, SOE/Daybreak successfully delivered the one and only true next gen MMO with EQN.

    Epic trailer


    Beautiful character design
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    Jaw-dropping architecture
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    Next-gen gameplay
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    And a stunning new take on Qeynos
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    This is truly Norrath done right.

    Discuss!
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  2. Hosix All labs matter! DONOR

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    Brad and Tyen have competition. They should combine forces to take on this beast called EQN.
     
  3. Dandai Often mistaken for Paul Allen DONOR

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    #triggered
     
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  5. slippery Well-Known Member DONOR

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    Why hasn't this been sent to the rickshaw
     
  6. Hosix All labs matter! DONOR

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    It's happening. EQN will redefine mmo's!
     
  7. Chukzombi Well-Known Member

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    lol
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  8. Ayeshala New Member

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    A real game changer for sure
     
  9. Dyvim Well-Known Member

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    Because we are still voting for janitors. Most would still be sleeping right now,to be fair.
     
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    because it's hilarious
     
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  11. kegkilla The Big Dog DONOR

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    Can anyone explain what their actual vision was regarding the crowd-sourced assets for this game? Was there actually a possibility of having giant cat cities in the game? Rofl
     
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    Before it went completely down hill, they had design contests where they gave you a theme and some test artwork (ogre,human,troll) etc. Then they let you build. They would declare a winner and your assets would be used in game.

    It was a neat concept
     
  13. fox294 New Member

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    It was a clever scam to generate content without having to pay for it. The fact that they were evidently unable to make any sort of significant progress on this game, despite having a small army of free artists, is fairly astounding. Waiting for the 30 For 30 on this godamn debacle.
     
  14. zero_name Active Member

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    How can something piss me off and make me laugh so hard simultaneously.
     
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    What cracks me up is some of you sad sacks actually thought this game looked awesome with those retarded graphics. I remember the excited hype during Ponytail's big presentation.
     
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  18. fox294 New Member

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    If you thought some of the optimists around here were bamboozled, you should have seed the Reddit board. Anyone who didn't blow a sparkling load over the "beautiful stylized graphics" was just about banned from the sub. When the game was cancelled I went back specifically to bask in the beautiful sadness.
     
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    I was at SOE Live the year they announced it, and it was so blatantly obvious the game was just a pipe dream that wouldn't launch anytime in the remotely near future. I don't know how people really believed there was even a game here. The initial announcement had tons of concept flaws in the game design, nevermind that they couldn't even implement what they talked about
     
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    ESO kicks ass tho rite?
     
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