posted on May, 17 2004 @ 05:03 PM
Originally posted by Lysergic
Downloading it now, I hope this doesn't super suck.
Well, what did you think? The tendency is to hate it at first. I did.
Then I made my first penny.
I don't know, it's just crazy. I've talked to several of the guys that have won hundreds, and even beat the pants off the all time #3 winner (over
a thousand dollars) in a two day face off.
I played non-stop a few days and got a nation up to level 110 which held quite a few of the little money making suckers for a couple days before being
routed one night when I logged off. That's the real time kicker.
You don't want to log off once you get into it, because someone is just waiting to steal your land, resources and "orbs."
I like the on-going chat during battles. You can talk smack. I've also e-mailed the creator and got a nice response. Mike. Cool guy.
Don't be scared by the money aspect though. Yes, you CAN spend money on it, but you don't have to. In fact, it's kind of seen as cooler if you
To give you an idea, you start out with 250 free credits. That's $2.50. You buy permanent improvements once you've researched them, like Forts or
Intelligent Nanbot Swarms...etc. These are like 9 cents (credits) or maybe 14...it just depends. So winning a couple dollars really goes far. Or
Not trying to over-hype...just need allies.
[Edited on 17-5-2004 by RANT]