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The Witcher II: Assassins of Kings is more than just a sequel. It’s CD Projekt’s chance to turn a cult RPG success into a huge mainstream hit, with all that hard-won experience joining forces with a brand new engine, and riding a wave of warm sentiment via the Enhanced Edition of the first game, and Good Old Games. I just finished playing through the Prologue and the whole first Act – ten glorious Witchering hours, give or take – but is it really the epic RPG we’ve all been hoping for? Hint: Yes.
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Looks solid!
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game of the year, right here.
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Witcher 1 was awesome.

Witcher 2 is gonna the competition.

Skyrim really needs to up its game IMO - it can't be oblivion with dragon shouts and nicer graphics. It definitely does have more to show, but how much of a progression it is, is my question.
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game of the year, right here.
I'm going to wait for Skyrim before I decide this. But definitely getting them both.
 
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Thanks, great read.
    
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any word on the system requirements yet?
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any word on the system requirements yet?
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o OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
o Processor: Intel 2.2 GHz Dual-Core or AMD 2.5 GHz Dual-Core
o Memory: 1.5 GB (Win XP), 2GB (Win Vista/Win 7)
o Graphics: GeForce 8800 (512 MB) or Radeon HD3850 (512 MB)
o DirectX®:
o Hard Drive: 16GB
o Sound:

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o OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
o Processor: Intel or AMD Quad-Core
o Memory: 3 GB (Win XP), 4GB (Win Vista/Win 7)
o Graphics: GeForce 260 (1 GB) or Radeon HD 4850 (1 GB)
o DirectX®:
o Hard Drive: 16GB
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Can't wait.
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*inb4DA2fans*
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*inb4DA2fans*
Is there such a thing?
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