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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
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post #181 of 1103
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Will I be able to max it comfortably based on your experience?
Depends on your level of AA to define "max".

I can run 1920x1200 at all high settings and 2xAA comfortably at 729/1458/1000 on my 260. Every once in awhile during a cut scene I'll have a blip of tearing. However, if I drop the resolution down to 1600x1050 (I think?) then I get no tearing at all. I dropped my resolution down to this for gaming anyways since the game doesn't have a hard-coded maximized windowed mode, and the text at 1920x1200 hurts my eyes given the poor lighting in my room.

I'm playing around a bit as to how a bigger CPU overclock will affect this game specifically, will get back to you on that later.

But to answer your question? Below 1920x1200 and with 2xAA? Yes, you could probably max it comfortably.



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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.
For $15, you get an entire new side-story in the form of a new playable character. That alone would be worth it to me....which it was.
    
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For $15, you get an entire new side-story in the form of a new playable character. That alone would be worth it to me....which it was.
Just too many new games coming out this November. Dragon Age, Left4Dead 2 and Modern Warfare 2. I dropped MW2 after what IW pulled that stunt of dropping dedicated server and jacking up the price to console prices. PLus, the 5970 is being released on the 19th. All this before Christmas!!!!!!
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post #183 of 1103
Can you upgrade via dlc to the collectors edition
post #184 of 1103
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Can you upgrade via dlc to the collectors edition
Yes. In the sense that you can get the extra quests that come with the CE via DLC.

I don't think you will get the blood armor however.
post #185 of 1103
I think you'll regret not having the extra quest you get with the Collector's edition. I spent the extra $15 for it. And glad I did so.
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post #186 of 1103
Hmm I have some quest that's like about getting this Fury of the Shale, as well as the Dragon Armor, I purchased the regular edition hehe
post #187 of 1103
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What would you guys compare this game to?

Morrowind / Oblivion / Fallout 3 / Diablo 2 etc.
It's definitely more like the Neverwinter Nights Series.
post #188 of 1103
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Ugh. How the hell do you get past the Spirit in the Elven ruins that teleports around? If you leave party members in any of the destinations, it won't teleport there. If you leave one on every destination (there are 4), then they'll die since they can't win 1v1 against it.

Game is awesome, but... if I wanted to die over and over again, I'd play Mario.
Use a bow and arrows, and shoot the guy from the stairs. I got stuck too until I finally figured it out.
    
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Quick question. I already got the standard version and have been playing it obviously. Can I sell that and get a Collectors edition? I mean will the key code be good to someone else if I put it on eBay?
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Quick question. I already got the standard version and have been playing it obviously. Can I sell that and get a Collectors edition? I mean will the key code be good to someone else if I put it on eBay?
You can just purchase the DLC...
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