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Got the game a week back, but could not play due to down rig. Finally got my rig up and running. Rolled a mage in nightmare difficulty - would have been impossible otherwise. I wish they had the top view like they did in DA:O. Inventory and itemization felt dumbed down. Like the skill tree and combat pace. Still need to be strategic in nightmare. I fought the first ogre for good 30 - 45 min because I was attacking him head on and getting wiped. Finally figured out a strategy to get past him. So, that was pretty cool.
Overall, it feels like it is missing something from DA:O. But I think I will still have fun playing it.
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Don't get me wrong guys ... the game is good but let us not get fooled by the "Dragon Age" name. This "sequel" is inferior to DA:O and instead of working out the kinks in DA:O BioWare used DA2 to dumb down the things we loved in the first one.


I should not have paid 29 quid on this. Should have waited for the price to drop ... I never regretted buying DA:O the DLCs and Awakening but DA2 falls short!


I vote for a new title ... "Kirkwall Age" . Also, I prefer the characters in the first one. Morrigan, Wynne, Shale, etc. Never liked Anders so I never use him in DA2 except where I have too. I can't stand Carver and Isabella.
dont you mean dragon effect 2?
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^ I was just looking at similarities between the two and I wholeheartedly agree. Borrowed a lot from ME2 but not all good ...
 
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Ok dude for the mage I know something. How do you make that thing with the display hidden text here box?
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I vote for a new title ... "Kirkwall Age" . Also, I prefer the characters in the first one. Morrigan, Wynne, Shale, etc. Never liked Anders so I never use him in DA2 except where I have too. I can't stand Carver and Isabella.
I love Isabela. And Aveline and Varric. I went warrior, so I don't have Carver, which is fine with me. Rarely do I use Fenris, either.

Anyway, I've logged about ~25 hours so far. Seems like it's getting pretty close to the end, which is fine with me. It's been tremendously enjoyable.
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Just two out of 700+ screenshots I've taken.
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What's the dagger that Isabela is using? (the one on the left facing us) Is that the Finesse or the Elvan equivalent?
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What's the dagger that Isabela is using? (the one on the left facing us) Is that the Finesse or the Elvan equivalent?
I just got it, and can't remember what it's called. Sorry.
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What's the dagger that Isabela is using? (the one on the left facing us) Is that the Finesse or the Elvan equivalent?
I have the finesse and it looks like that.
    
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It is indeed the Finesse.
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