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Ah sweet, thanks for the tip! I'm curious though, does it keep a list of what I've bought from them previously?

EDIT: And allow me to download it again anytime?
Yes and Yes.

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Is all of GoG's stuff DRM free? Or only selected titles?
All is DRM free.
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I know that but it just didnt leave that impressed as fallout 3

Sadly both Fallout 3 and New Vegas had very weak, though thoroughly written main quests.

I loved FO3, and really liked New Vegas, but due to the extremely weak story, I am probably never ever going to fire it up again. Keep in mind I played Fallout 3 through 3 whole times, 3rd time with all DLC installed.

Sadly I also could not get into The Witcher, as much as I consider storyline to be the most important aspect of any game, I felt like the point and click timed combat was not very fun. Same reason why I dropped Dragon Age only 5 hours into it. Just got bored out of my mind with the combat.
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Seems that the only good RECENT games on GOG.com are The Witcher and The Witcher 2. Lots and Lots of Classics tho, Baldurs Gate, Planescape Torment, oh god how I loved those 2 games. I was 15 and I had no friends, those two games completely took over my life back then.
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The Witcher's combat system is too simplistic in my opinion and thats what kept me from playing it all of the way through. I haven't played a good RPG since Baulders Gate/NwN. Most of the recent RPG's either have good storylines but simplistic combat (Mass Effect and The Witcher comes to mind) or complex combat and lots of character depth but a crap story (Fallout 3/New Vegas and Dragon Age).
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Same reason why I dropped Dragon Age only 5 hours into it. Just got bored out of my mind with the combat.
I had the same problem, try playing with a bunch of mages, and if you still get bored then use the console to give yourself some more spells to play with. The combos are pretty fun- I'd generally start with an earthquake to keep the bad guys from moving, then throw up a blizzard + tempest combo (3 mages, 3 spells ) and get the hell out of the way. If anything was left, oil slick + inferno would finish them up...

Story's actually pretty decent, towards the end I was wishing I'd played as a guy and romanced morinth.
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Thanks for your replies everyone!
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Yes and Yes.


All is DRM free.
Ah, thank you very much!
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I had the same problem, try playing with a bunch of mages, and if you still get bored then use the console to give yourself some more spells to play with. The combos are pretty fun- I'd generally start with an earthquake to keep the bad guys from moving, then throw up a blizzard + tempest combo (3 mages, 3 spells ) and get the hell out of the way. If anything was left, oil slick + inferno would finish them up...

Story's actually pretty decent, towards the end I was wishing I'd played as a guy and romanced morinth.
Three mages + one rogue is epic. So much fun... bam bam bam. 279 hours clocked in DA:O+A for me. Couldn't play as a rogue or as a soldier/warrior for very long. Soo boring.

Haha, you mean Morrigan? Morinth is out of Mass Effect 2. I played as a guy and romanced her, she was and still is my favourite.
Edited by steelbom - 5/28/11 at 5:32pm
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Haha, you mean Morrigan? Morinth is out of Mass Effect 2. I played as a guy and romanced her, she was and still is my favourite.
Oops, got my games mixed up. That's what I meant
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I'm surely you can read the sarcasm in his post? Story wise it is pretty good, however the combat is what sets it back a bit. Still very playable otherwise
LOL I missed the sarcasm too. I don't know anything about either 1 or 2, but thought that it was like CoD where it has so much sales but lots of people hate it.
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Love Morrigan. :wub-smiley
Too bad most other characters in that game are pretty unappealing to me (Zevran and Allistair... not sure why they're so popular, tick me off so much haha).

Just started Awakening yesterday when my Witcher withdrawal hit.
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Alistair can go to hell. What a whiner. It never ends.
    
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