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City of Villains

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Overall 8
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Graphics 6
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Sound 6
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Storyline 4
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Originality 6
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Being Bad Can Feel Good!

JCServant, RPGamer
1 March 2010
  • Excerpt: Released in 2005, City of Villains allowed the MMORPG community to play as a comic book villain of their own making. With a robust character creator, improved graphics and physics, five new classes and a new invention system, City of Villains improved upon the original City of Heroes. Eventually, the two games combined. Now a subscription of one allows you play the other as well.
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Overall 8
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Value for money 8
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Sound quality 8
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Gameplay 10
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Graphics 8
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Lastability 8
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To the rescue... or to the pain!

RPnecrora..., Ciao
26 October 2009
  • Excerpt: "...lot!) ~ City of Heroes and City of Villains are basically 2 games that run coincidentally on the same servers. They run the same basic game mechanics, levelling mannerisms. In fact the biggest differences are the fact you are playing a hero or a villain, and only in certain places (PvP) do they ever meet. Until just recently you would have to pay a subscription for each game, however, since NCSoft took over 100% of the games late 2007, both subscriptions ...
  • Pros: You get to play a super hero or villain
  • Cons: usual elitists
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Overall 8
8.0

Great fun

DrNemesis, Play.com
11 March 2007
  • Conclusion: Well I've just finished a 14 day trial of both games, and I have to say I'm blown away with how much fun this game is. Having played World of Warcraft since shortly after release at all levels of gameplay, I find the one major difference between both experiences is that I invariably come away from City of Heroes/Villains feeling that I've had fun, rather than simply endured a time sink designed to line some corporate vampires pockets.
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Overall 8
8.0

Worth the time and money

Oaky76, Play.com
11 March 2007
  • Conclusion: Its a great game no doubt about it, the game story and background is very comic book hero type and the character customisation is varied and in depth with the new updates. One problem is if you're more of an action guy I'd stick to DC Universe online as its quite a bit more up to date.
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Overall 8
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no maestro BUT AWESOME

rhino291, Play.com
11 March 2007
  • Conclusion: i bought this game and was so happy it came a week after order i puut it in my computer loaded up fine, i went online and started an acount but they wont take maestro. after getting the bad stuff ot of the way everything looks awesome: create your own costume, create your person, save/destroy the large citys(have differents city for which one you play) i looked at reviews for this game it has got no lower than 4ish i just cant wait till i can play it.
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Overall 8
8.0

COH Thumbs Up

Britishbeef, Play.com
10 March 2007
Overall 8
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CITY OF VILLAINS (PC)

borel, Ciao
1 October 2007
  • Excerpt: Il lato oscuro di City of Heroes, City of Villains, ci permette di diventare dei super cattivi. Più recente e realizzato meglio, ha una grafica all'avanguardia, sia per l'aspetto dei personaggi (che adesso mostrano arti meccanici, cicatrici ed altro) si ...
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

NeoDodge, Tom's Games
17 July 2007
Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Laufey, Tom's Games
6 December 2006
  • Summary: Ce mmorpg est une vraie bouffée de fraicheur parmis ces homologues. Pas de vilain grindage abusif, pas de course au stuffage et j'en passe. Alors bien sur il y a des lvl a monter, des petites récompenses a débloquer via des quêtes etc... mais on est très très loin de la lourdeur de certains mmo. Je dirais que celui-ci est le fast food du genre.
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