Star Wars Galaxies Questions?

Discussion in 'Mac and PC Games' started by GrayApple, Apr 23, 2011.

  1. GrayApple, Apr 23, 2011
    Last edited: Apr 23, 2011

    GrayApple macrumors member

    Feb 20, 2010
    Hey, I am looking for an MMO to get into.
    I've tried WOW but I'm a huge Star Wars fan.
    I know The Old Republic's coming out soon but I would like something to play during the wait.
    So my Question's are:
    Is it any good?


    How well does it run under Crossover Games?

    The Crossover Compatibility page gives it gold, but I'm not sure
  2. DustinT macrumors 68000


    Feb 26, 2011
    Well, I haven't played it in years so I can't speak to it presently. But, from my previous experiences it is a huge disappointment. Its rather stunning that SOE messed up such a priceless property. Swg ftl.
  3. SlickShoes macrumors 6502a

    Jan 24, 2011
    I used to love it and played it for a couple of years a long time ago now. But having looked at some videos I know i could definately not go back, it is very very dated now and it closes down forever in a few months.

    I really wouldn't recommend playing it or at least paying anything to play it.
  4. DoghouseMike macrumors regular

    Jan 18, 2011
    Yea, I wouldn't bother now, any time/money you invest in it will vanish soon. Why not put the cash towards the old republic special edition thing?
    And/or use the time to run through kotor, or the Jedi knight games to get your glowbat fix?
    Or, play any other games you've been meaning to, in the knowledge that once tor cones out, you won't resurface for a looooooong time?
    I used to play galaxies too, the old system they had of proper pick n mix skills/classes was pretty awesome, and the space game rocked too, but the ground game was a bit of a buff/grind fest (community/social stuff was pretty good tho). This was all pre combat "upgrade"

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