When we needed someone to preview upcoming MMO The Secret World, we tapped the great Sophie "Owes Me $50 of Buffalo Meat" Prell to play it and bring back her impressions. The game drops all the overdone magic and elves of most MMOs in favor of new kinds of online game-playing. Here's a taste of her preview:
I recently played The Secret World beta up at Funcom's Montreal studio, my first time with the game. I wasn't sure what to expect, but I can tell you I wasn't expecting to be cheering and screaming in excitement with my fellow gaming journalists. And yet, that's exactly what happened as we dove headlong into a battle with a demon-possessed Nazi doctor and his thirty-foot tall mummy monster.
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