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Considering Returning - Game improved now?

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Hello folks!

I left the game about a month after release due to all the problems that were going on at the time.  As as semi-casual player, I began to feel the game was nothing more than a continual grind to plus up my weapons/armor and so it quickly lost the fun it once was.  For that reason, I went back to GW2 which is much more casual friendly.

Also, I often felt that BDO focused on gear so much that a skilled player who didn't have +15 on everything simply wouldn't have a chance against a complete moron with the top-tier gear.  Is this still the case?

Lastly, the game appeared to drive, almost force in some ways that you buy from the cash shop at those ridiculous prices.  Has this been changed as I never understood how a buy to play game felt so much like a pay to win.

 

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wow sounds like more your type of game 

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Gear progression is the same 😛

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Stick to GW2, we still have the same mechanics, but with more content.

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its even worse now. 

Think of it this way. Every minute you're away from the game is every minute you will not be able to ever make up for to counter 40% of the community which is hardcore as ----- with no lives.

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its even worse now. 

Think of it this way. Every minute you're away from the game is every minute you will not be able to ever make up for to counter 40% of the community which is hardcore as ----- with no lives.

boo whooo go play wow more your game also they hand you gear left and right

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boo whooo go play wow more your game also they hand you gear left and right

U need gear 2 carry u in pvp? gtigud kid.

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U need gear 2 carry u in pvp? gtigud kid.

i dont need to get good im not the one QQing

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sounds like bdo is not the game for you.

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Nah ur just scared people with more skill would beat u. Haha Gitgud kid.

its even worse now. 

Think of it this way. Every minute you're away from the game is every minute you will not be able to ever make up for to counter 40% of the community which is hardcore as ----- with no lives.

 you need to get good 

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Sadly, this game is gear dependent,  BnS is the only fair endgame pvp as long as I know because they don't take gears in consideration. 

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They added +20 gear progression system where you need normal blackstones and hard/sharp black crystal shards to create the stone to use for 16-20. Cron stones to help you when you fail an enchant. The thing is the shards drop from doing gathering and they are rare and the marketplace is pretty much empty from them, so the players that saved them before the system was introduced now have at least +18/TRI on everything and the players that were not prepared now spend 90% of their playtime gathering to get the shards since their drop rate is pretty low

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ye xaqq. 

Dis baby here just scurred that all the pro players would -----ing rek her no life ass. GITGUD KIDDD.

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RNG and Gear Based Crapfest.

Luck(RNG) > GEar > Level > Skill

Oh and if your a No Lifer that helps as well, Other wise you will never catch up to the so called Hardcore PVPers that Grind PVE 24/7

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ye xaqq. 
Dis baby here just scurred that all the pro players would -----ing rek her no life ass. GITGUD KIDDD.

LOL ye. typical Gamer who can't get into competitive gaming at an E-Sports level so she comes to an MMO and starts measure E-peen by no lifing the game harder than anyone else and calling it skill.

there is a reason why these people suck at games and therefore come to MMOS to try to be "good" at games.

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They added +20 gear progression system where you need normal blackstones and hard/sharp black crystal shards to create the stone to use for 16-20. Cron stones to help you when you fail an enchant. The thing is the shards drop from doing gathering and they are rare and the marketplace is pretty much empty from them, so the players that saved them before the system was introduced now have at least +18/TRI on everything and the players that were not prepared now spend 90% of their playtime gathering to get the shards since their drop rate is pretty low

That's sad to hear.  I bought the game because it just looked like fun to explore the world and do some PvP with a group of friends.  Now it just appears from what everyone has said that most, if not all, of your time will be spending fighting RNG or grinding.  That get's old rather fast.

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That's sad to hear.  I bought the game because it just looked like fun to explore the world and do some PvP with a group of friends.  Now it just appears from what everyone has said that most, if not all, of your time will be spending fighting RNG or grinding.  That get's old rather fast.

i mean just look at that one E-peen MMO try hard commenting up there. Still thinks grinding is a sign of skill and how good one is at a game. I prefer E-sports style pvp where Skill is the only factor. BDO has full potential to go full on arena e-sports with htis combat system but they're too ----- to do it.

But ye, now you know who's left playing this game "competitively".

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LOL ye. typical Gamer who can't get into competitive gaming at an E-Sports level so she comes to an MMO and starts measure E-peen by no lifing the game harder than anyone else and calling it skill.

there is a reason why these people suck at games and therefore come to MMOS to try to be "good" at games.

i am one of them no lifers you are the one complaining about ppl like me soo who needs to get good ?

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It is much worse now than it used to be. There is only one way to progress and that is gathering, which is something most people do not like doing.

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Well if you don't join a guild to do nodewars with and are constantly afraid of a select few hardcore players will outgear you then I suggest you to buy a nintendo and play super mario or something like that.

If you however play the game in your own pace and have fun you'll catch up eventually, don't listen to the doom and gloom people here, they over-dramatize things.

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All of those problems you described are now worse. Don't listen to the no life tryhards, even they are starting to realize they're stuck in a shitty casino sim that requires zero skill, but maximum time and energy. You'll never catch up, you'll never compete, and let's face it, there's no story/pve aspect to hold your interest. You cannot play this game casually and catch up, and it really isn't interesting enough to enjoy without being close to the top. You'll have a few white Knights say otherwise, but that's just because they need you here to grief and buy costumes so that the servers stay online.

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i am one of them no lifers you are the one complaining about ppl like me soo who needs to get good ?

shhh~ you already lost the argument here. go home kid.

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It is much worse now than it used to be. There is only one way to progress and that is gathering, which is something most people do not like doing.

Or grind 24/7 and buy your way

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It's even worse. It used to take me 2 buttons to delete people at sausans, now it takes me 1. And I'm only TRI weapon + TRI offhand. Imagine what people with TETx2 could do.

 

Cash shop is honestly pretty fair though.

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shhh~ you already lost the argument here. go home kid.

i am home and i didnt lose anything i am not the one who said and i "its even worse now. 

Think of it this way. Every minute you're away from the game is every minute you will not be able to ever make up for to counter 40% of the community which is hardcore as ----- with no lives." that was all you baby boy 

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