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What is this game about I see alot of hype around the new one coming out? Is it like a straight rpg or what?

Sorry for the Noob question!
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yes
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Its like a RPG, I enjoyed the games it was based on. Its detailed and has(had) good storyline and game play.

If that helps?
    
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The Witcher is a great game.
If you've played Dragon Age: Origins, it's somewhat similar to that.
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You don't have a party in the witcher, the combat is also more about timing. The story seems great but I hated the combat.
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Originally Posted by VanillaCena View Post
The Witcher is a great game.
If you've played Dragon Age: Origins, it's somewhat similar to that.
Lolwut? DA:O is nothing like the Witcher.
The Witcher is a great game, I'd recommended to anyone mature enough to understand the themes of the game. Its only weaknesses are the meh voice acting and the too simple combat system.
     
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post #7 of 20
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Originally Posted by kga92 View Post
You don't have a party in the witcher, the combat is also more about timing. The story seems great but I hated the combat.

Did they fix the combat so it's not lame now? Thats what they should be fixing in sequels.
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I hear a lot of ppl complain about the combat system. I think it is original and no more difficult then any other game.

Also since you don't have a party to cycle through in battles it keeps you engaged in the fight. Again it is just different then any game I have played.

Story and dialogue is amazing in the enhanced edition.
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Lolwut? DA:O is nothing like the Witcher.
The Witcher is a great game, I'd recommended to anyone mature enough to understand the themes of the game. Its only weaknesses are the meh voice acting and the too simple combat system.
I said it was similar to give him a general idea of what it's like.
Name me one other game for the PC closer to DA:O that's not made by Bioware.

By the way, there are a few mods available for The Witcher that add companions. One of my favorites being a wolf.
They are nowhere near as functional as a companion in DA:O, but it's nice to not feel alone in the world.
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I said it was similar to give him a general idea of what it's like.
Name me one other game for the PC closer to DA:O that's not made by Bioware.

By the way, there are a few mods available for The Witcher that add companions. One of my favorites being a wolf.
They are nowhere near as functional as a companion in DA:O, but it's nice to not feel alone in the world.
It could be compared to a dumbed down Oblivion
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