The MMO crowd's gone wild for Mythic's online RPG Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning. It's claimed an impressive 750,000 registered players, is on track to be one of the best-selling PC games of 2008 and currently enjoys an 88 per cent review score average on Metacritic. But not everyone's impressed. Here, in an open and honest critique of the game, one writer explains why WAR is nowhere near as good as rival World of Warcraft.
"I've been playing a fair bit of Warhammer Online recently and, well, you know all those Warhammer Online Angry Internet Men who get inordinately annoyed if people call WAR a WoW-clone? They're actually right. It's no World Of Warcraft. It's nowhere near as good..."