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2 years ago#1
this game is often called complex, but isn't the combat simple as hell
2 years ago#2
I dunno how complex or simple it got later on, but I know for sure, it was boring as hell.
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2 years ago#3
EVE is complex but in a different way. The game has its own politics, territories, great wars etc.
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2 years ago#4
The combat is pretty simple in PvE. When you get to PvP, things like transversal velocity and module overloading actually matter. Loadouts also become more complex, so generally there's quite a bit to be aware of and manage.

But this is neglecting how you find your targets, how you engage them, who you bring with you, who your enemies even are in the first place... these elements are all intertwined and not easily separated from the combat. So overall I'd say it's pretty complex.
2 years ago#5
Most of the combat in eve is in your fittings and information about your opponent.
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2 years ago#6
Isn't EVE that game where you go semi-afk for hours whilst mining asteroids?
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2 years ago#7
clowning posted...
Isn't EVE that game where you go semi-afk for hours whilst mining asteroids?


You can choose to do that.
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