Welcome to Paragon City, home to an entire universe of heroes. In this massively multiplayer RPG, you and thousands of other players will be able to take on the roles of super-powered heroes in a stunning, 3D graphical world. Take on personalized missions to rid the city of super villains, aliens, madmen, criminals, and evil organizations. Explore the skyscrapers, slums, sewers and streets of this sprawling online metropolis, and become an integral part of 20 different ongoing story arcs as the villain groups menace Paragon City and react to player victories and defeats. System requirements: Windows 98/Me/2000/XP, Intel Pentium III 800MHz or AMD Athlon 800MHz processor, 256MB RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, 2GB available hard disk space, GeForce 2 Series or ATI Radeon 8500 Series video card, DirectX 9.0, 16-bit sound card, Internet connection and 56k modem, keyboard and mouse.
Massive Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games are as difficult to get into as it is to say. Developers have continually focused on overly complicating features of gameplay to increase the already open-endedness of RPGs. That is what makes City of Heroes the breath of fresh air needed for the genre. The title gives away the general game concept. You create your very own superhero - choosing everything from the kind of powers you have - to the color of your spandies. It's important to spend time on your character's look, because you'll be seeing the same costume every time you enter. There are no material changes that you can make to your character, and other than the purchase of weapons, what you see is what you get. There are several... Read Review