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I though I saw a video before release explaining how you could either go strategical or real action.

But in the game I don't see the option to control your charachter anywhere... It's still point and click...

I want to control the charachter itself and slash myself like fable 3 style..

Did they remove it? -_- Or did i misunderstood?

I find it very awkward pressing right mouse button at an enemy each time..

EDIT:
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post #2 of 7
On the pc, the fighting action is automatic, you can just activate abilities and choose targets.

I think the gameplay you want is only on consoles.
Edited by juhansoo12 - 4/20/11 at 2:16pm
 
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post #3 of 7
Once you lock in on a target it auto-attacks.

But if you don't want to point & click you can just spam the "R" button. It automatically targets the nearest opponent in the direction you are facing.
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you can turn auto target on in the options.


use wsad to move, and when in range use your hotkeys 1-10 to use various attacks.

thats the closest you will get to consoles gameplay.
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Oh really that sucks thanks for the tips!

So if I get it right the console version allows you to slash yourself each time? Meaning no autoattack? (not talking about skills)
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Dragon Age II is so dumbed down and full of mindless action/swaying I can't believe its actually labeled/considered as an RPG.

Dragon Age : Origins is the real deal.
Sorry I just had to get that off my chest.
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Oh really that sucks thanks for the tips!

So if I get it right the console version allows you to slash yourself each time? Meaning no autoattack? (not talking about skills)
I played the PS3 version, each hit requires a press of the X button. It feels very action RPG style.
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