Originally Posted by Alex Walz
There's a level of RPing involved in NPC interaction. Players can often choose which quests to hear about, ask for advice on certain tactics or nearby market's specialities, and choose how to react to a threat or quest. Ie - A group of goblins approach your camp, do you fight them or pay them off?
It would take a fool to pay off goblins, they'd only come back that much quicker! Unless you hired them instead, goblins do love their gold!
"It was a rainy day when the goblin launcher was invented. I was there that day, that battle. I remember when the uncharacteristically cunning Orc Commander Aametherar called out to the goblins convincing them of a mythic pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. The rest...well the rest is history."
-Grok, Orc Slayer Scribe to the clan of Aametherar