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I havnt played either, but I want to start. Do I need to play DA1 before I play DA2? Thanks.
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post #2 of 24
grab the ultimate edition from EA for $20. You don't NEED to play it first, but I'd recommend it.
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it'll help getting a grasp of the history and the locations they mention. Judging from the DA II demo they mention cities/towns that you would have known if you have played DA I
 
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Grab DAI and don't touch DAII.

IMO.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by chia233 View Post
Grab DAI and don't touch DAII.

IMO.
Agreed...At least until the price drops by $20 or more.
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Originally Posted by chia233 View Post
Grab DAI and don't touch DAII.

IMO.
This is what I am doing right now.
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post #7 of 24
There are cinematics that give you a really brief intro of what happened in DA1, but I'd still recommend picking the first one up anyway. It's a great game (some might say better, but I haven't decided yet), and you'll understand more of the lore and have a more immersive experience imo
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Does DA II use your char from DA1?
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Does DA II use your char from DA1?
No
    
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No
Darn, i like when mass effect did that, and ratchet and clank
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