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Dragon Age III: Inquisition PAX Gameplay Footage

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  • TygranirTygranir Colordo Springs, COPosts: 741Member
    I concur

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  • dgarbinidgarbini San Jose, CAPosts: 185Member

    I dont know Dragon age 2 was pretty disappointing, if they are continuing along that line of simplification and streamlining similar to ME series, it probably will be a miss.  I have not the best opinion of bioware since EA ate them up.

     

    Now this has became a first person fighting game series?  As opposed to a top down tactical rpg?

     

    Whatever we will see what it brings.  And please no always on DRM.

  • Odinthedark1Odinthedark1 Linden, NJPosts: 330Member
    Originally posted by dgarbini

    I dont know Dragon age 2 was pretty disappointing, if they are continuing along that line of simplification and streamlining similar to ME series, it probably will be a miss.  I have not the best opinion of bioware since EA ate them up.

     

    Now this has became a first person fighting game series?  As opposed to a top down tactical rpg?

     

    Whatever we will see what it brings.  And please no always on DRM.

    He even said in the video that it has tactical top down capabilities and that they made it even better than origins...im guessing that was just the players personal preference on camera style when you saw the greatsword wielder

  • dgarbinidgarbini San Jose, CAPosts: 185Member
    Originally posted by Odinthedark1
    Originally posted by dgarbini

    I dont know Dragon age 2 was pretty disappointing, if they are continuing along that line of simplification and streamlining similar to ME series, it probably will be a miss.  I have not the best opinion of bioware since EA ate them up.

     

    Now this has became a first person fighting game series?  As opposed to a top down tactical rpg?

     

    Whatever we will see what it brings.  And please no always on DRM.

    He even said in the video that it has tactical top down capabilities and that they made it even better than origins...im guessing that was just the players personal preference on camera style when you saw the greatsword wielder

    Yes I heard that but you know game companies and promises :)

  • ElRenmazuoElRenmazuo Alexandria, VAPosts: 5,231Member Rare
    Originally posted by dgarbini

    I dont know Dragon age 2 was pretty disappointing, if they are continuing along that line of simplification and streamlining similar to ME series, it probably will be a miss.  I have not the best opinion of bioware since EA ate them up.

     

    Now this has became a first person fighting game series?  As opposed to a top down tactical rpg?

     

    Whatever we will see what it brings.  And please no always on DRM.

    This games map will be 5 times bigger than the first game and it will be open world, Bioware said their inspiration for open world exploration was Elder Scrolls series.  And it will have an improved tactical camera from the first game.  They said they are fusing the best elements from both previous games.

  • MaggonMaggon CopenhagenPosts: 314Member Uncommon

    Looks pretty good, atleast graphical.

    Open world is usually always a good thing.

     

    What I guess I fear the most is the price tag and all the DLC that you'll have to pay for afterwards :/

  • Kaijin2k3Kaijin2k3 Santa Monica, CAPosts: 558Member

    Looks very nice, indeed. Also see that they got rid of the neenjah combat styles. Will be curious to see the reception and what people say once it releases. BioWare's made some hefty promises that they didn't keep before (IMHO).

    Thanks for the link!

  • reef22reef22 Phoenix, AZPosts: 85Member Uncommon
    The spell animation is impressive.  I'm looking forward to play the game.
  • ElikalElikal ValhallaPosts: 7,912Member Uncommon
    Whoa, they really got the Dragons well, like they actually have weight. Looked all really gorgeous.

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  • TinybinaTinybina Boondocks, TXPosts: 2,130Member

    WOW, I am impressed!

     

    Dang I think ima have to keep a eye on this game.

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  • ElRenmazuoElRenmazuo Alexandria, VAPosts: 5,231Member Rare
    Originally posted by Kaijin2k3

    Looks very nice, indeed. Also see that they got rid of the neenjah combat styles. Will be curious to see the reception and what people say once it releases. BioWare's made some hefty promises that they didn't keep before (IMHO).

    Thanks for the link!

    im sure the dagger combat style is like that

  • SovrathSovrath Boston Area, MAPosts: 19,967Member Epic
    love it.
  • SovrathSovrath Boston Area, MAPosts: 19,967Member Epic
    Originally posted by dgarbini
    Originally posted by Odinthedark1
    Originally posted by dgarbini

    I dont know Dragon age 2 was pretty disappointing, if they are continuing along that line of simplification and streamlining similar to ME series, it probably will be a miss.  I have not the best opinion of bioware since EA ate them up.

     

    Now this has became a first person fighting game series?  As opposed to a top down tactical rpg?

     

    Whatever we will see what it brings.  And please no always on DRM.

    He even said in the video that it has tactical top down capabilities and that they made it even better than origins...im guessing that was just the players personal preference on camera style when you saw the greatsword wielder

    Yes I heard that but you know game companies and promises :)

    It's show in the second video.

  • Dward127Dward127 vonore, TNPosts: 46Member
    looks like dragon age 2 style combat. didn't like dragon age 2 doubt this one will be any different. wish they had of used the combat system from the first one but they had to dumb it down for the kids who can only mash one button for the win.
  • KarteliKarteli Providence, PAPosts: 2,646Member

    BioWare kind of went down the tubes when EA bought them out; core people left or were fired, replaced with EA personnel; the founding doctors left in disgust.

     

    Seeing will be believing, but I expect a big cash-shop right in my face everywhere I go.

     

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  • TorvalTorval Oregon CountryPosts: 9,652Member Epic
    It looks cool.  The graphics sure are nice. That's about all I can say so far.
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  • FdzzaiglFdzzaigl Somewhere in nowherePosts: 2,413Member Uncommon

    All good news honestly, mixing the few good pieces in DA2 with the grand ones in DAO and taking it to the next level is exactly what they needed to do. Seems like they're doing it.

    I even got a feeling like "this is GW2 style" when that fortress' health was ticking down as it was under siege, shown in the right upper corner of the screen.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IML4hhg8Yz0

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6rV1Y6Vcxg

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbGN7OBngCQ

    Those are the links to most of the gameplay presentation.

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  • ElikalElikal ValhallaPosts: 7,912Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by Fdzzaigl

    All good news honestly, mixing the few good pieces in DA2 with the grand ones in DAO and taking it to the next level is exactly what they needed to do. Seems like they're doing it.

    I even got a feeling like "this is GW2 style" when that fortress' health was ticking down as it was under siege, shown in the right upper corner of the screen.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IML4hhg8Yz0

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6rV1Y6Vcxg

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbGN7OBngCQ

    Those are the links to most of the gameplay presentation.

    Not bad.

    I am not too fond of timers and no auto regen. It sort of puts some stess on the game, where I prefer to play more leisurely. No auto-regen means= mandatory mage with healing tree, sorta narrowing down my choices. Same with timers, I prefer to really explore, but with timers... hurm...

    And once again, choice all of which are bad. Batman would have found a way to do all three!

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  • HolophonistHolophonist Pittsburgh, PAPosts: 2,086Member Uncommon
    Mmmmm I'm gonna play it but I'm worried it's more action and less RPG. I liked the slower, top-down aspect of the first game.
  • DrakynnDrakynn The Pas, MBPosts: 2,030Member
    Yeah this impressed me over last weekend with all the PAX Prime videos released,wasn't interested in all in it before .Could be a return to form for Bioware.
  • ElRenmazuoElRenmazuo Alexandria, VAPosts: 5,231Member Rare
    Originally posted by Holophonist
    Mmmmm I'm gonna play it but I'm worried it's more action and less RPG. I liked the slower, top-down aspect of the first game.

    Watch the third part of the video, that answers your question.  Basically you have the option to play either way

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