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It could be compared to a dumbed down Oblivion

Touché...
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but it's nice to not feel alone in the world.
That's actually an important theme of the game
Well, not really "feeling alone", but rather "being singular/different than the others"
     
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Great game! I liked the combat system, the only problem was at times it could get a little glitchy and when you pressed to strike he would just kind of stutter and nothing happened. Not a result of missing the combo either.. this is the initial strike.

Aside from that it was awesome. I like RPG style games but I'm not huge into mixing potions and such, you can rely primarily on combat with the occasional potion and still do fairly well in this game. I guess I don't have the patience for all the alchemy stuff I was the same way in Oblivion and Morrowind.

This will probably be the only game I have and will ever preorder.. just gotta pull the trigger..

I'm hoping my PC will play it on high.. when I had the 4890 it struggled with the first one.
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TW2's combat system will be dynamic and will have nothing to do with its previous one.

Also for the guys who dont know it CD Projekt is using a whole new RED ENGINE in TW2.
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TW2's combat system will be dynamic and will have nothing to do with its previous one.

Also for the guys who dont know it CD Projekt is using a whole new RED ENGINE in TW2.
Yeah. There was a guy that made a hands-on preview and said that a 460 should be enough to run it in ultra in reasonable resolutions
     
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Its a game in which you control Geralt of Rivania who lives
in some ruins with a bunch of hobos and some chick who dresses in body stocking and looks like cheap slut.

Then you go to a city of Vizima which consists of 1 house copy pasted over and over again and you have to go talk to alchemist then you have to run over to some other guy's house and talk with him too then you run to another house and talk to some guy again, then go back and talk with the 1st guy again. Basically that's all you do in this game just run from house to house and listen some guy keep talking and talking and talking

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Lol! Guess I will just wait for the 2nd one thanks!
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I thought the first was superb....the second one is going to be like the first but on steroids pretty much. Everything will be streamlined and better. It was built on an entirely new engine as well.

2 weeks left....!
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Its a game in which you control Geralt of Rivania who lives
in some ruins with a bunch of hobos and some chick who dresses in body stocking and looks like cheap slut.

Then you go to a city of Vizima which consists of 1 house copy pasted over and over again and you have to go talk to alchemist then you have to run over to some other guy's house and talk with him too then you run to another house and talk to some guy again, then go back and talk with the 1st guy again. Basically that's all you do in this game just run from house to house and listen some guy keep talking and talking and talking

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Cool story bro. Now go back to your Call of Duty please, this thread obviously doesn't need your opinion since you didn't even understand a fraction of what's really going on in the game.

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I thought the first was superb....the second one is going to be like the first but on steroids pretty much. Everything will be streamlined and better. It was built on an entirely new engine as well.

2 weeks left....!
Actually, there will be 3 COMPLETELY DIFFERENT endings. Doesn't really sound streamlined to me
     
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The witcher was RPG of the year at many places, and it deserved it.

If you value story, and meaningful choices There is no better game. The fact that the choices you make affect you throughout the game. Sometimes what seems like wasnt a choice at all, really was and then you are saying to yourself oh man why didnt i see that.


http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2011...t-with-choice/

You should seriously read this, and find out why the Witcher was such an epic game.

The only real complaint you can have about the game is combat, and that was only because some people didnt like it. I personally did. Swapping between different stances, and busting out magic inbetween combos.


Be aware that you can import your save into The witcher 2. Thats another reason to buy it. Also the game is an adults RPG, it makes you think, it makes you worry about your actions. If doesnt hold your hand. There are times when it seems like there is only 1 option, but there are more, they just dont tell you. The game isnt centered on monster killing, Its centered on your actions, which can be killing, or saving, or ignoring.

The story is the most important part of the game, and thats where it shines, and games like dragon age and mass effect fall apart.
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