Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski

SWG Changess

Star Wars Galaxies just announced a huge change in characters. They completely revamped combat six months ago. Well, they're doing it again, and this time completely revamping the character paths as well. In essence, they are moving the game from a skill-based game to a class based game. JFG! That game must be in big trouble.

Looks like they are greatly simplifying the professions. Mind you, some professions were redundant or ill thought out, so dropping a few is a good idea. I think that the new direction is a bit better thought out.

WoW looks like it has won the paradigm war. Almst all of SWG's character design experiments went bust.

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