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I had a lot of problems with what I read about the game compared to DA:O. No iso camera, can't change companion's armour (***?), speech wheel from ME2, dumbed down combat, skill trees etc...

I ended up buying it fro 25 bucks from intkeys.com linked in another thread, but I definitely wouldn't have paid 60 dollars based on all the negative things I have heard.
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Guys! Stop scaring me! I paid 28 quid for this thing! I gotta receive it on Monday! Is it really that badddd
 
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I had a lot of problems with what I read about the game compared to DA:O. No iso camera, can't change companion's armour (***?), speech wheel from ME2, dumbed down combat, skill trees etc...

I ended up buying it fro 25 bucks from intkeys.com linked in another thread, but I definitely wouldn't have paid 60 dollars based on all the negative things I have heard.
Most of those are non-issues. The dialogue is as good as almost any game, and I prefer the wheel to the list from Origins. Combat and the skill tree are basically the same. It is a little disappointing not being able to choose companion armor, mostly because you end up with stuff that Hawke can't use. And getting a good camera angle can be hell, but usually you can position it good enough by right-click-dragging.

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Guys! Stop scaring me! I paid 28 quid for this thing! I gotta receive it on Monday! Is it really that badddd
No, it's not.

I do wish Bioware had made the rival/friend dynamic more clear though. It seems rather vague as to what your companions prefer.
post #204 of 541
Its ALLLIIIVEEEE!!!


Shame I got none of my sig rigs with me only my POS laptop .

 
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It got 94% from PCGAMER. Surely it can't be as bad as you say.
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Guys I will be getting Dragon age 2 soon. Which class do you recommend between a rouge and a mage?
I'd say a warrior(not an option why?)
aside from that manly looking woman I haven't found many warriors
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Congrats.

I had to copy the directory over to my desktop and use our lovely dial-up connection to activate it. I also managed to install the game by copying some registry files, and I must say I was rather impressed with myself.
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It got 94% from PCGAMER. Surely it can't be as bad as you say.
But that was like a month before it came out, long before any other reviews were published. And it's still the highest rating on Metacritic.

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I'd say a warrior(not an option why?)
aside from that manly looking woman I haven't found many warriors
You also get an elf a ways into the game. My character is a warrior, specializing in two-handed weapons. Next time I'll probably go rogue.

Oops. Sorry for the double post.
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Guess all I need is my sig rig now and my DA:O profile with ma Vicky mage to make her Lady Hawke Mage
 
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I have about 10 hours logged and I have been having a lot of fun playing a mage. A little over powered but it's still a good game for the most part. I don't quite understand all the internet hate over it.
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