So I've decided to give GW a shot since I seem to have more unused free time than before. I can't seem to find a solid answer as to what I need though. Do I need the original game in addition to the expansion boxes or is the latest expansion box enough in itself? Also, is there another expansion on the near horizon I would be better off holding out for?
If you have both campaigns, you get an option to create a Tyrian (original) or Canthan (Factions) character. For Ritualists and Assassins there is only one set of art, but for every other profession you have a different set of faces, hair styles, and armor looks to choose from.
That the saints may enjoy their beatitude and the grace of God more abundantly they are permitted to see the punishment of the damned in hell. -Saint Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologica