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Ok guys I never played Any of the Witcher games. With all the fuzz about Witcher 3, i figured to try and catch up in the series. I tried Witcher 1 for a bit.... I didnt like it. Just seamed old and clunky.

SO I jumped into Witcher 2... its still a bit clunky to me... but bearable. But I got to the part at the start were they are about to hang your friends... and ... I was just bored.... SO MANY items and names and micro management are just not for me. BTW im not a The Elders Scrolls type off guy.

So is the witcher just not for me? Or am I just too early in the game and should power thru a bit more of it so that I can get into the game? God knows I almost gave up on Half Life 2 but i powered thru the first hour and loved the rest of the game.
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If you didn't like either of the first 2 you won't like the 3rd.

The 3rd is very similar to the second.
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Wow The Witcher 2 has too much micromanagement for you? It is the most simplified RPG I've ever played. Not only will you not like The Witcher 3, you probably won't like any wRPG.
 
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yeah i think im the same way. couldnt finish the first probably didnt finish the second one but i'm still wanting to buy the 3rd. well igot a free copy anyway
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If the game series doesn't interest you, I would wait for a sale (or just skip).

I love RPGs but the Witcher series never worked for me.
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Yea Skyrim and Fallout are just game i cant get into. Even tho im a fan of JRPGs.
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Yea Skyrim and Fallout are just game i cant get into. Even tho im a fan of JRPGs.

JRPGs and wRPGs are miles apart, so that's not very surprising. I like many wRPGs and absolutely no JRPGs.
 
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