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Offline Con

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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #15 on: January 04, 2018, 12:11:20 PM »
I wish I had a definitive answer for you, Ysk. The short but not very helpful answer is: sheer determination.


All I can say is that, in the end, the effort pays off. WitW is fantastic, as is WitE but the advanced air war in WitW makes WitE feel a little lacking by comparison.
I have to admit I have both WitE and WitW and I have picked up and put down WitW several times in the last 2 years.  I am an avid fan of WitE and have climbed the learning curve and enjoy the game but somehow once I start the arduous process with WitW I just seem to lose interest.  I suspect that its such a forgone conclusion that the Allies will eventually win due to Russia taking over Berlin that makes me feel like it is a Sisyphean task (I know its historical but indulge me I want the impossible to have a chance).

So I picked up WH2 and have been having a blast smashing rat men with dwarves.  The fact that it is all so made up is a point in its favour for me

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Offline FlickJax

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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #16 on: January 05, 2018, 02:01:50 AM »
Couldn't make my mind up on the other 2 so went left field :)

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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #17 on: January 05, 2018, 03:04:06 AM »
I wish I had a definitive answer for you, Ysk. The short but not very helpful answer is: sheer determination.


All I can say is that, in the end, the effort pays off. WitW is fantastic, as is WitE but the advanced air war in WitW makes WitE feel a little lacking by comparison.
I have to admit I have both WitE and WitW and I have picked up and put down WitW several times in the last 2 years.  I am an avid fan of WitE and have climbed the learning curve and enjoy the game but somehow once I start the arduous process with WitW I just seem to lose interest.  I suspect that its such a forgone conclusion that the Allies will eventually win due to Russia taking over Berlin that makes me feel like it is a Sisyphean task (I know its historical but indulge me I want the impossible to have a chance).

So I picked up WH2 and have been having a blast smashing rat men with dwarves.  The fact that it is all so made up is a point in its favour for me

Con
Can't that be said for WitE? Aren't the Russians actually going to win? Is there a chance that the Germans win in WitE?
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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #18 on: January 07, 2018, 11:40:18 AM »
This thread inspires and reminds me to eventually whenever i'm ready to open up a new one or join one that goes in the lines of "Gonna buy my first game in years......"  ;D

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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #19 on: January 07, 2018, 11:44:13 AM »
I need to start a "Gonna buy my first game in days..." thread.
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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #20 on: January 08, 2018, 01:37:27 AM »
Or in hours in Jarheads case  ;)

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Re: Gonna buy my first game in months.......
« Reply #21 on: January 08, 2018, 08:52:53 AM »

I'm need to start a "Gonna buy my first game in days..." thread.


You can't buy anything until the thaw begins.  ;D
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