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Toughest Decision.. Smuggler or Imperial Agent

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Toughest Decision.. Smuggler or Imperial Agent

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Lilshockster
12.22.2011 , 12:54 AM | #1
Ughh.. This has got to be the hardest decision yet.. I have played through both prologue story lines twice now and cannot seem to make up my mind... Imperial Agent or Gun slinging Smuggler

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DarthAmok
12.22.2011 , 12:56 AM | #2
"Played both story lines twice and cant decide which one."

Does not compute.
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MrSarcastic
12.22.2011 , 12:57 AM | #3
Imperial Agents have sniper rifles and airstrikes.
Other class has 2 pistols.
Yeah.
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Lilshockster
12.22.2011 , 01:44 AM | #4
smuggler has airstrikes as well, and both classes "spells" are exactly the same, just one has 2 blasers and one has a sniper rifle

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Azureas
12.22.2011 , 10:14 PM | #5
IA is easier to gear though (only one weapon to keep current.)
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ZakMorgan
12.22.2011 , 10:39 PM | #6
Quote: Originally Posted by Azureas View Post
IA is easier to gear though (only one weapon to keep current.)
Not really, IA's also have to keep their vibroblade up to date.
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ZakMorgan
12.22.2011 , 10:43 PM | #7
For what its worth OP I have the exact same predicament, finished the prologue for both classes and am trying to decide which one to advance with.

Smuggler:
- Better dialogue
- Better romance options (for males)
- Republic character (morally, I find it difficult to go Empire)

IA:
- Better story
- Nicer ship
- Nicer looking armour (IMO)

I think when it comes down to hit I prefer the mechanics and story of the IA, though I'm not entirely comfortable playing an Empire class.
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Filo
12.22.2011 , 11:01 PM | #8
It's Blaster Rifle + Vibroknife vs. Blaster Pistol + Scattergun
Or Sniper Rifle vs. Dual Blaster

I chose the Agent, after playing both to level 15.
Both play the same, though.
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Lilshockster
12.22.2011 , 11:19 PM | #9
Lol glad to see I'm not the only one in this predicament. And thanks Zak, i pretty much agree with you completely.. I think I'm going to end up playing the IA due to the mechanics and story line.

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Crogga
12.23.2011 , 12:45 AM | #10
Great another James Bond in space lol.