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Hmmm wondering why you started the DLC first and not the main story. The DLC is designed to be played after you complete the main story. Hearts of stone and then B&W after.

And no you can't start a NG+ until you complete the main game.

I think really only Blood and Wine is expected to be played after the game because the ~ending of the main game is mentioned in BW as having already happened. Hearts of Stone though is available without playing any of the Main Game and really is only dependent on meeting the Mirror guy in the opening sequence.
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Because i already was finish with the main game and heart of stone expansion and my safe games ****ed up, so i just started blood and wine... well ty guys i guess i need to begin from the begin.

Ah, sorry to hear that, I'd be pretty mad.
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Just start a new game plus, you'd be surprised by how fast it goes by.
Starting at final preparations wouldn't have a huge difference I would think, especially because of the way interactions with a certain character you mentioned in your spoiler work, which I think is before the final preparation quest.
I could be wrong though.

I was able to restart from before the final preparations quest and get the good ending:
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
I remember failing one of the important quests without knowing why, so when I restarted, I saw one quest not finished (the one that failed); finished that, reversed every major decision, and got the good ending. The game is like a playable movie, and would be a great live-action movie too, in the hands of the right people.
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1 more week and I can play the last expansion. Can't wait. 290X @ 25-30 fps Ultra 4K here I come. I really favor graphics over fps for this game lol. Got used to the slow motion.
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1 more week and I can play the last expansion. Can't wait. 290X @ 25-30 fps Ultra 4K here I come. I really favor graphics over fps for this game lol. Got used to the slow motion.
There are few tweaks which help FPS without loosing much game quality like view distance set to high instead of ultra and the most efficient the hairworks which unfortunatelly looses good quality, but i can live with that i guess for extra ~10 fps to be average of 45 or so.
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There are few tweaks which help FPS without loosing much game quality like view distance set to high instead of ultra and the most efficient the hairworks which unfortunatelly looses good quality, but i can live with that i guess for extra ~10 fps to be average of 45 or so.

Got HW off. I actually hate the looks. I think after the first 2 patches they tried to optimize it and they ruined it. Just tried the game with HD 7970 @ 1200/1500. Getting 45 fps Average 1440p High. Really solid performance.
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Got HW off. I actually hate the looks. I think after the first 2 patches they tried to optimize it and they ruined it. Just tried the game with HD 7970 @ 1200/1500. Getting 45 fps Average 1440p High. Really solid performance.
Hair works has been really hit and miss for how it looks for me at times in the past, sometimes with it on things looked worse
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Got HW off. I actually hate the looks. I think after the first 2 patches they tried to optimize it and they ruined it. Just tried the game with HD 7970 @ 1200/1500. Getting 45 fps Average 1440p High. Really solid performance.
Well i usually like HW of monsters which look much better with them and the effects like when it rain and it got all wet smile.gif But still cannot afford to loose so much fps on 4k because of it until real GPU arrives, as well you need to have AA on hair at least to 4 (8 preferred) cus is looking bad and it's getting even more heavy.
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Well i usually like HW of monsters which look much better with them and the effects like when it rain and it got all wet smile.gif But still cannot afford to loose so much fps on 4k because of it until real GPU arrives, as well you need to have AA on hair at least to 4 (8 preferred) cus is looking bad and it's getting even more heavy.

The monster part is really a weak point because I maybe encountered monsters in the came 1% of the play time. HW in the other hand kills fps every time. If it was something like PureHair then I understand the penalty since you look at them all the time. Geralts hair looks very good stock compare to TR stock hair which is terrible. Witcher 3 did not need to have GW.
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Just finished Blood & Wine.
For me Witcher 3 is one of my favorites of all time.
Just my 2¢.
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