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I'm 32 hours deep and probably on the verge of finishing this mess of a sequel. I saved all judgment up until this point because I was being optimistic and giving DA2 a chance, but can't anymore. I can't really say, "I wish I never bought this crap." Because I enjoyed DA:O alot and there was no way I wasn't getting this game. I'm just disappointed at the the blatant overall game quality difference between the two. The recycled docks and caves, the drastic change of the Qunari's physical features, the total change of storyline and pathetic story string attempt of connecting the DA:O with DA2 and the list goes on and on. DA2 is definitely top contender for biggest letdown of the year. Right behind Crysis 2, but that's not even released yet.

I knew from before this game was released it would be a totally different story from Origins... been saying that for a while totally new story and Hero. The Hero of Ferelden was not the only hero out there.

Though it does feel like they are forcing connections they don't need to... maybe one person... like Anders... or even Isabella... but they are just shoe horning a ton in
    
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also... did anyone catch the south park underpants gnome joke reference in Dragon age yet?
    
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I am on 22 hours and already champion ... that was ... short .
 
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how do u get to max everything so fast? did u use the config editor?
Thats for me to know and for you to find out.
but seriously, I cant tell you.

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My Specializations failed to unlock . Has anyone encountered this? Also, I am not a happy camper .... one word Leandra!! .
The bottom 3 wont unlock for me either...

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I don't care what people say, this game is great. I think I've played about 16 hours and haven't been bothered at all by the limited locations, or much else for that matter.
Me too! I also love this game with a passion.
    
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The game was too short - when Varric says he doesn't know where the champion is at the end, I figured I was half-way through the story....only to find out I'd been trolled! >_<
 
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The game was too short - when Varric says he doesn't know where the champion is at the end, I figured I was half-way through the story....only to find out I'd been trolled! >_<
Thanks for putting this in spoilers ... talk about being a troll and ruining the experience for everyone else ...
 
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Welp, I just finished it, put about 30 hours in or so. Ending up dropping down to casual for the spawns/raining-respawns, I had them all damn near perfectly timed anyways after a couple hours in, bumped it back up for bosses/mini bosses.

I actually didn't mind the re use of some of the dungeons/basements/whatever, it gave me the feeling of being familiar with my new home. Didn't mind not having everyone look the exact same in purple dragon bone/wyvern leather witch dress. Kinda liked their look + progressive improvements (this should have happened with everyone though, that kinda irked me).

I went rogue route this play through, mainly just so I didn't have to keep switching to folks to open up a lock or find a trap(just feels more convenient to me lol). Didn't like my dagger animations at all : Chop -- Chop -- Chop -- pause, repeat, the bouncing around like some kind of ninja at lvl 6 was a bit much as well.

Overall I liked it though. I can't complain, been rpg starved for awhile =)
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The game was too short - when Varric says he doesn't know where the champion is at the end, I figured I was half-way through the story....only to find out I'd been trolled! >_<
Good job i didn't read this and I will not read it.
    
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I am on 22 hours and already champion ... that was ... short .
by the end of the second act you have to be champion... that is how the story goes... the end of the third act... that determines how short the story actually is.
    
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So far ... they sucked the fun out of magi. Killing dragons on nightmare with a mage can take a lot of time. My stickthingies are not awesome at all. In DA:O I could use my Starfang and tear them a new one. I still haven't found a stick like in the trailer .
 
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