The West is a text based 2D browser game set in the American Wild West in which players play the role of a workman, adventurer, gunslinger or soldier on the hunt for adventure and fortune. In The West, players start as Greenhorns and work odd jobs to gain skills and cash with which they purchase new gear.
Graphics: Low Quality
EXP Rate: Low
PvP: Optional Duels
Pros: Unique theme, Step by step tutorial, Varied of skills & class choices, Plenty of quests available.
Cons: Gameplay involves little player interaction, Premium users receive large benefits, Slow Paced.
The West Game’s Overview
The West is a free to play online role-playing game published by InnoGames. In this game you start as a poor worker picking up odd jobs to earn a living and to live the American dream. In the character menu you can upgrade your character by raising your attributes and skills.
Step-by-Step tutorial in The West teaches helps the beginners with how to duel, pick tobacco, and navigate the interface. Quests provide additional cash and skill points to customize your character. Each character has 4 stats, 20 skills and starts as the default Greenhorn class. At level 10, players chose between four class types, each with 4 archetypes. The classes are:
Adventurer - Trapper, Wanderer, Indian, Prospector
Dueler - Bounty Hunter, Gunslinger, Bandit, Hangdog
Worker - Cowboy, Quaker, Craftsman, Mortician
Soldier - Cavalryman, Mexican, Mercenary, Iroquois
The best part about this game is its community, the forums are lively and the high ranking players are friendly and helpful. The drawbacks of The West are its tedious level grinding and long wait. The West is the second browser game to be published by the German game publisher InnoGames, first one being Tribal Wars. The detailed skills and stats distribution, varied class choices and a unique battle system keeps players engaged in The West.
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