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The witcher part one sucked so bad_ I hated the controls and the camera views are just plain horrible, it makes the game really annoying to play_ I just plainly hated the camera view_
This guy HAS to be trolling or simply didn't understand how to play the game.

There were 3 camera views, and all were good for their own thing. The game also had 2 sets of controls and you were asked before you started the game which camera angle, and control style you wanted. It even let you change it again after you started the game.

Saying you don't like the witcher 1 because of the controls and camera view, means you don't like pretty much any RPG game on the market.. because the game offered pretty much every way possible to play the game.

Gotta be a troll.
Edited by Murlocke - 4/23/11 at 8:26pm
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I do not see the big deal about the combat displayed in this video at all. I am looking forward to this game, but that video nearly turned me off. Too much like DAII+HacknSlash, it seemed.
    
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combat kinda reminds me of assasin's creed.
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I do not see the big deal about the combat displayed in this video at all. I am looking forward to this game, but that video nearly turned me off. Too much like DAII+HacknSlash, it seemed.
its not hack and slash at all.

every enemy in the game is capable of delivering serious damage to your character. Trying to Dynasty warrior your way through the game will result in instant dealth.

They turn the difficulty down in previews so they can demostrate things properly.

There was an early witcher video of a live event where they had to enable god mode because the guy demonstrating it was getting rocked by the enemies and could not show his stuff.
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I do not see the big deal about the combat displayed in this video at all. I am looking forward to this game, but that video nearly turned me off. Too much like DAII+HacknSlash, it seemed.
It's more Assassin's Creed meets Fable 2/3 imo. Three games, I greatly enjoyed combat in.

The combat in the video is supreme for this type of game, considering the amount of lore, RP, characters, story, etc that will be in this game. You normally don't see combat that looks this good in a game with this much depth.

The amount of depth that will be in this game, with combat that smooth.... is amazing. Most games either have great combat and very little story, or meh combat with a great story. This game looks to have both. While it's not the BEST combat ever in a game, it's greatly above most games in this genre.
Edited by Murlocke - 4/23/11 at 9:37pm
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How long did you even play to claim you "didn't like the first witcher at all"?

Don't see how anyone couldn't enjoy the witcher 1.... The combat and animations get better and better as the game progresses. Everyone i've talked to that claims it was a "bad game" didn't play more than 30 seconds. The combat isn't that in depth for the first hour or so.. and the game takes about 40-50 hours to beat.

The Witcher 1 is in my top games of all time, and this one looks even better.
I get this all the time too when a friend I recommend it to tries it.
"The combat is so boring and repetitive"
"What level did you reach?"
"Outskirts of Vizima or something...?"
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I thought i ordered the special edition on steam, turns out theres a COLLECTOR's Edition on amazon that gives you a bust of geralts head! I WANT THAT
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I do not see the big deal about the combat displayed in this video at all. I am looking forward to this game, but that video nearly turned me off. Too much like DAII+HacknSlash, it seemed.
Have you even played DAII to make such a silly comparison? DAII's combat is too fast it could be compared to the likes of Devil May Cry.
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I played the demo of DAII, and what I played looked similar to this video - exaggerated animations and flailing characters. I hope the difficulty prevents such mindless combat as suggested, as I was only commenting on what I've seen.
    
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