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12-22-2010 @ 3:54PM
I never quite understood why humans were so popular. I mean, I spend so much time being a human when I'm running around in real life, why be human when I play a game?
12-22-2010 @ 4:08PM
My thoughts exactly my friend. I only have 2 human toons one is in his 40s and the other is in her teens. Pretty obvious i dont play them often lol. To contrast my main is a night elf and shes 85 ^_^
12-22-2010 @ 4:24PM
I think that one factor might be familiarity. For me, WoW was my first MMO. When I was first creating a character, there were several knobs to tweak and a lot of things that I didn't know about yet.Choosing a human reduced some of the unknowns for me (or at least I thought I did). Because the race was more familiar to me, I made the assumption that there would be things about it that I could take for granted. So choosing a familiar race was my way of trying to reduce the amount of "newness" that I was exposing myself to.My second toon was a gnome, and my third toon was a night elf. But my first toon, which happens to be my main, was a human.
12-22-2010 @ 6:37PM
I know...without a different appearance, I just feel like WoW is all shooting fireballs and killing dragons, like my regular human life. Blue skin? Now it feels like a fantasy. ;)
12-22-2010 @ 11:28PM
One word: Racials. Diplomacy and EMFH are just godlike.
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