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Poll Results: Which version of Dragon Age Will You be Purchasing?

 
  • 72% (365)
    PC
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    PC Collector's Edition
  • 0% (4)
    Playstation 3
  • 0% (1)
    Playstation 3 Collector's Edition
  • 2% (11)
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post #171 of 1103
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Originally Posted by jamenta View Post
I would say it's a Hybrid between Baldur's & Mass Effect - but more Mass Effect than Baldurs.
That's exciting! I loved Baldur's Gate 1 and Mass Effect. I finished NWN2 not too long ago, and that looks similar as well.
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post #172 of 1103
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patch v1.01 is out if you didn't know.



source
Rep+, homie. Thanks for the heads up.
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post #173 of 1103
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Originally Posted by jamenta View Post
I would say it's a Hybrid between Baldur's & Mass Effect - but more Mass Effect than Baldurs.
Ohh really? Heard the Baldurs Gate comparisons but this is new to me. *interest piqued*
post #174 of 1103
Woo hoo I just got me a Collector's Edition!!!

Kinda different version here, since our box is made of wood :S
Costs around US$50.99




Edited by pipnasty - 11/6/09 at 9:16pm
post #175 of 1103
Been really busy with Borderlands, but I have the game, I just gotta get around to playing it.
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post #176 of 1103
woot damage increase for normal difficulty lolz
post #177 of 1103
Finally got my CE copy delivered today. Must say I'm thrilled so far with it.

Graphics during game play are damn good, and the cut scenes are done rather well too. Glad to see a traditional-centric RPG that uses an intuitive combat system rather than a hack-and-slash. Normally I like sticking to one character in party games, but this style ain't bad at all - especially since total party control is almost essential.

Only thing I was disappointed with was the cloth map - though it would've been a lot bigger. Like, the standard post-ish size of maps that normally come with games.

Interesting note though is that the game actually seems too put a load on all 4 cores of my i7. At 3.6GHz, all my cores are engaged and are between 52-56C from the time the game launches. Gets my 260 nice and toasty at 55C as well, with only 2xAA.
    
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post #178 of 1103
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Originally Posted by TurboTurtle View Post
Interesting note though is that the game actually seems too put a load on all 4 cores of my i7. At 3.6GHz, all my cores are engaged and are between 52-56C from the time the game launches. Gets my 260 nice and toasty at 55C as well, with only 2xAA.
Will I be able to max it comfortably based on your experience?
post #179 of 1103
V1.01 broke my game. Won't launch when I click "play"

****ing stupid. Been following posts on the bioware site. This is what happens when you do a patch on a friday.

Reinstalling.

NVM. Update C++ redistributable for x86 and you're golden.

Get it here
Edited by d3v0 - 11/6/09 at 9:40pm
post #180 of 1103
Is it worth it to get the Collectors Edition over the regular edition? I guess the game is too new for anyone to experience the collector edition. I'm about to purchase the game through steam but not sure if the Collectors Edition worth it. Can anyone chime in.
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