If you have a legit copy, save it for 2.0 and utilize your free 30 days then. You won't have first hand to tell you if the improvements are actually improvements or not... but you won't have been soured by previous 1.0 play either.
FFXI:Sylph - Perrin 75 Hume THF; Retired (At least from my use any way)
EVE Online:ScraperX; Retired
WAR:IronClaw- Peryn SW;SkullThrone- Grymloc BO; Retired