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Don't have a lot of money to spend and am looking for something very fun to play. Looking for more of a hack and slash style, collect gear, various abilities atyour disposal.

Games I have :
-Diablo II (w/ xpac)
-Dungeon Seige II (got boring a bit, but still fun)
-Torchlight (great idea, but the gameplay felt inbetween diablo I and II with better graphics)
-ME I and II (loved them, but looking for a sword and magic era game)
-Oblivion (fun game, a bit too open ended and had no desire for a 2nd playthrough)
-DA I & II (LOVED THEM!!! Story needed work in II but the gameplays was a ton of fun)
-Two Worlds I (nice graphics, very fun, heavily favored warriors to mages and ranged sadly imo)
-Hunted : Demons Forge (Played it for a little bit. Combat seems a bit awkward, feel like glass, can be difficult to figure out where to go at times)

Played the demo for DS III and was left a bit disapointed. DS III didn't seem to offer much for customization, which isn't the end of the world but just felt that the choices you could make were already made and you only get to choose from a few "heroes".
Edited by Magariz - 6/9/11 at 12:06pm
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Titan Quest.
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Check out Risen.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/40300/

It has a demo.
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Cabal Online.
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as said before. Titan quest is a good hack and slash.

on a side note. did you know that torchlight is made by alot of the key people who made diablo 1 and 2. Which is why it plays similar.
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post #6 of 71
You may want to check out the Elder Scrolls games, even though they aren't quite a hack-n-slash 3rd person D&D style rpg. Hopefully I'm not out in left field on this one.
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Originally Posted by TEntel View Post
Check out Risen.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/40300/

It has a demo.
I looked into Risen a while ago very briefly. Seemed like it had potential so I will check it out again. Any reasons from your experience that makes it stand out above other options?

@Infinite : I did play oblivion and enjoyed it somewhat. Was looking forward to Skyrim but lately the news on it has been ruining that for me.
Edited by Magariz - 6/9/11 at 8:56am
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Check out the Witcher 2
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Get The Witcher. The first one can be found dirt cheap now, and when you save up some cash go for Witcher 2. Great games.
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Get The Witcher. The first one can be found dirt cheap now, and when you save up some cash go for Witcher 2. Great games.
He might as well just go for the Witcher 2. The original, even with the patches, is a pretty dull/boring game. Might turn him off entirely.
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