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2-07-2011 @ 11:04AM
"Ha, no. RIFT is a really terrific game, but [...]"Don't you mean... *puts on sunglasses* ... terrible? Yeeeeeaaahhhh!;)
2-07-2011 @ 11:13AM
"A guy died playing world of warcrafr for 36 hours."...."Wow"YEEEEEAAAAAAAHH/thread
2-07-2011 @ 12:58PM
I thought when you /sunglasses you're supposed to say something witty?
2-07-2011 @ 1:50PM
Jesus... no sense of humor you people...Also disclaimer, not really hating on RIFT. Yes, it did rip of WoW in a major way, from mechanics down to the hotkey-setup and UI layout. The class system is at least heavily inspired by other multi-class systems e.g. Guild Wars. The Rifts are heavily inspired by Warhammer Online's public quests. And so on. It does some of the stuff well, some not (e.g. the boring "Kill X" quests). I don't actually think it's a *bad* game, just not as innovative as it could be. WoW also borrowed from other games, Rift may actually be somewhat similar to what WoW started out as.I wouldn't have cared about the game either way, good or bad, if they hadn't run such an obnoxious ad campaign. FFS "You are not in Azeroth anymore."when they pretty much release WoW 1.5?If you have tons of innovation in your game so that it *truly* doesn't resemble another MMO *then* you can be a little haughty and make such a claim (that has a "not in old, boring Azeroth anymore, our game is much cooler and new and shiny" vibe), if you can back it up with your game. RIFT is not such a game, at least what I've seen from the beta and reviews so far.Why did I make the joke? Hell, I love WoW and I'll still make fun of it if a good opportunity presents itself, all in good humor. As for not finding it funny, that's subjective and hell, the whole "sunglasses/yeah" joke was beaten to death a long time ago and still people do it so I might as well chime in.
2-07-2011 @ 3:02PM
Nope, we have sense of humor. It just manifested in voting you down....
2-07-2011 @ 3:39PM
"Jesus... no sense of humor you people..."Or maybe you're just not *sunglasses* very good at jokes.Oh. No need to play The Who. It's just really bright in here.
2-07-2011 @ 7:17PM
It appears that your joke has opened a... *puts on sunglasses*... rift in the commenters. YEAAAAAAAAAAH!
2-07-2011 @ 8:11PM
Above me is a post of pure awesome funny... Although a bit cheesy =P Mmm.. Sharp cheddar.On to RIFT, RIFT actually looks very cool. Sure, it might need a bit of polish here and there, but the overall effect is quite nice. While not having played the beta yet, I don't know what the gameplay is like. However, I've watched the videos, and it looks like it could be at least a peg or two below the level of WoW.
2-07-2011 @ 10:19PM
@nonentity: You shouldn't use the /sunglasses until you understand how the joke is supposed to be set up. What follows the donning of the sunglasses is supposed to be a pun or some other big of clever wordplay. See Salubrious' example for a proper use (albeit a wee bit forced).
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