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Played it for about 15 hours, and i haven't touched again in the last 4-5 months...

- Pacing is terrible.
- Characters are really not that interesting.
- The whole "ZOMGBLIGHT!!!11!oneone! thing just didn't grab me.

The things that turned me off the most about the game though is:
- Piss poor n00b-level character design/leveling system. Why the hell didn't they just stick to using the tried and tested d20-system and/or DnD core ruleset?
- COMBAT IS GOD AWFUL. No not the controls, the actual depth and mechanics... It's shallow and repetitive beyond belief.


When i play RPGs i want gameplay > story > graphics...

Who cares if the game might have a ZOMG amazing story, if the gameplay isn't mentally stimulating then what's the point? You may as well watch a good movie or read a great book. Takes less time to finish.
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LOL don't force yourself to like it! Take it easy xD

Some like Chess more some like Sports more. Some hate either one.
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post #33 of 35
Rangers can summon a large grizzly bear with massive hp.

Warriors use badass 2h swords.

Mages pretty such destroy everything.

Whats not to like? Seriously.
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LOL don't force yourself to like it! Take it easy xD

Some like Chess more some like Sports more. Some hate either one.
I almost had to force myself to play those 15 hours man. I actually felt drained, and bored when ever i did play it...

Now as to how i got the game, well i wasn't interested in the game at all, but there was a sale for the Xbox version and it was literally a 70% price drop so i thought "meh, why not". So i never really had any preconceived ideas about the game...

For a Bioware game i was terribly disappointed :/
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Break out the rulebook and the D20's if you're that board with DAO.
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