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3.3 stars

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More of the same, but now on horseback 0

As of writing this review, I have taken one character (a guardian) through all of the "regular" content of this expansion and have hit the level cap of 85. By "regular," I mean essentially non-Hytbold quests. I did the introductory quests of Hytbold and one round of dailies, but do not plan on doing any more.The GoodI'll start out with the positives.1. First of all, the soundtrack is amazing, frankly. All too often in MMOs, the background music starts out good or acceptable and then begins to ir...

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Design & Technical Issues Overshadow Good Work 0

BackgroundRise of Isengard is the third expansion to the Lord of the Rings Online MMORPG. It adds three new regions (Dunland, The Gap of Rohan, and Isengard), raises the level cap from 65 to 75, and introduces wide-sweeping changes to classes and game mechanics. It was released on September 27, 2011 and a patch followed in October to deal with some of the problems encountered during beta and after going live. Note that this does not include content coming in December with Update 5, which were in...

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A Vast Improvement Over the Original 0

To preface this, I will say that I first played this game a year or two after its sequel Suikoden III, which was my first trip to the Suikoden universe. I then of course played the first Suikoden before jumping into II. So this review is from the point of view of not having played it when it first came out and it not being the second game in the series I played.I will start with the bad so that we can end on a good note. The Suikoden series is, somewhat deservedly, notorious for shoddy translati...

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