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post #11 of 17
I was the same way- the combat and everything put me off in the first one but I soldiered on and by the time I got to the outskirts village I was hooked all the way to the end. Halfways through Witcher 2 now, my new favourite RPG series. Awesome fiction and gameplay.
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post #12 of 17
I bought the hard copy when it first came out, then I had sold it on Ebay. I couldn't get into it at all. Then STEAM sales comes along the way with the enhanced edition, so I gave in and bought it once again. Once again the game was just sitting there in my library for nearly a year. A few weeks before TW2's release, I had decided to give it another shot. After the first few days I fell in love with the game. I played it every single day for hours and accepted every single quest available just to prolong its length. After completing the game I wanted more. Then came TW2.
post #13 of 17
I did the same thing for FF 13... bought it like a week after it came out, played for an hour, didnt like it. Waited a year, started playing again, loved it. More then 30 hours in so far, lol
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post #14 of 17
By all means go get The Witcher on GOG, send the money to these developers... they got pennies on the dollar for what their work was worth! And I believe GOG doesn't take a big cut like other distributions do... plus a bunch of extras, etc etc.

(Also supporting no DRM is good too.)

HEY, just checked, they're doing a promo it's only $4.99
Go for it!

http://www.gog.com/en/gamecard/the_witcher
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I'm just like you OP. I got The Witcher 2 but have not played the first one. I like to play the original of a game if possible. Thanks to heraisu, I can now buy it for a great price without dealing with Steam. I didn't know about that site. +rep to you, good sir.
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post #16 of 17
I own both Witcher and Witcher 2 and have barely played them, you have definitely got me wanting to play it some more now
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post #17 of 17
I thought Witcher 1 was okay. Witcher 2 is amazing however.
    
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