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

 
  • 72% (365)
    PC
  • 24% (122)
    PC Collector's Edition
  • 0% (4)
    Playstation 3
  • 0% (1)
    Playstation 3 Collector's Edition
  • 2% (11)
    Xbox 360
  • 0% (2)
    Xbox 360 Collector's Edition
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post #621 of 1103
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Looks like an awesome game, I'm installing it right now.
Be prepared to put some time in. Its fun as hell though once you start getting the hang of combat. Strategy is everything.
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post #622 of 1103
Whats the deal with Party sizing? I currently have the following characters in my party:

Me: Mage
Alister
Morrigan
My Dog

I had a rogue ask to join but when asked to pick which player to swap her out with couldnt decide so I left them as is. Does that mean she is lost forever? Im currently working on freeing Sten, will I lose him also?

I cant believe you can only have four member party. I thought it would have been six

Am I missing something?
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post #623 of 1103
You aren't missing anything on party size but you can swap out the ones you've already recruited either at camp or in certain major areas. You don't get the classic 2 warrior / cleric / thief / 2 mage party but gameplay is fine with four. That said my guess is they did it to keep things manageable for the consoles.
Edited by Malavon - 12/5/09 at 7:41pm
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post #624 of 1103
Four character encourages a certain degree of micro management, but doesn't necessitate complete character control. The game is meant to be challenging at hard/nightmare modes where micro is needed to begin with - four characters vs. five adds to the level of attention needed.
    
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post #625 of 1103
Finished the game last night. What an amazing game.
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post #626 of 1103
How many people are on the second run through? Is it just as good a second or third time? Any news on MODS or User content yet?
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post #627 of 1103
Starting my second playthrough as my City Elf Warrior. Dual-wielding is so much fun! This game is just as fun the second time around as with the first. Such an amazing game all around!!
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post #628 of 1103
Dual wield is very fun i think my next play through will be a dalish elf.

Does anyone know if the leather armor looks good from my experience the plate armor is the only good looking armor.
    
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post #629 of 1103
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Dual wield is very fun i think my next play through will be a dalish elf.

Does anyone know if the leather armor looks good from my experience the plate armor is the only good looking armor.
Only the very high level leather - like the Drake/Dragon scale leather, in my opinion. Plate armor was very favored in this game (not that I'm complaining seeing as I got the Blood Dragon armor)
    
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post #630 of 1103
Anyone else have the dog in their party? Seems a classed character would be more useful.
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