Excerpt: By now, fans of BioWare’s output will know what to expect: a big world-saving plot, deep and colourful characterisations, perfidious political schemes, menu-driven combat and even some slightly awkward sex scenes. For all its parts, Dragon Age: Origins is very much a product of BioWare’s previous output, featuring the same aspects which have typified their games over the past fifteen years.
Review: Dragon Age Origins- Leliana’s Song (PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
22 July 2010
Conclusion: When all is said and done, Leliana’s Song is an admirable addition to the Dragon Age: Origins storyline, but with only three hours of content there really is nothing here to write home about. Fans of the game that are looking to gain some back-story on one of the game’s main characters should definitely check it out as it offers insight to some of the dialogue and story segments mentioned during Origins. While fans who are only interested in the dealings of the Grey...
Conclusion: With six different branching stories to begin your epic quest with, Dragon Age: Origins replay value is through the roof. Couple that with the ability to decide your fight and the route you take throughout the game, Dragon Age: Origins is one of the most in-depth titles of this generation. With solid visuals and fantastic audio work, it makes you wonder what can Bioware possibly do to top this epic title.
Excerpt: When was the last time you felt totally lost in a fantasy gameworld? When was the last time you played a game with such a well-crafted and enjoyable story that you knew you’d remember it for a long, long time? Dragon Age: Origins is that kind of game, so rich and involving that you are powerless to resist its wiles and whims, so touching and triumphant that your mind and heart will be moved.
Pros: Intricate, involving storytelling, Amazing dialogue and voice acting bring characters to life, Rich fantasy world filled with interesting lore, Enjoyable questing with plenty of twists and surprises, Lots of spells and abilities make combat fun, Intricate, involving storytelling, Amazing dialogue and voice acting bring characters to life, Rich fantasy world filled with interesting lore, Enjoyable questing with plenty of twists and surprises, Lots of spells and abiliti...
Cons: Various visual hiccups, Some glitches and interface irritations, Drab, underwhelming visuals, Some glitches and interface irritations
Excerpt: DRAGON AGE. AGE OF DRAGONS. ELVES WHO PRANCE ABOUT IN FORESTS. DWARVES WHAT LIVE UNDERGROUND AND DO MINING AND STUFF. AN UNQUESTIONABLY EVIL RACE OF MONSTERS THAT ARE TRYING TO WIPE OUT ALL FORMS OF LIFE, AND IT’S DOWN TO ONE PERSON TO SAVE THE WORLD. AND THAT PERSON IS YOU. Yeah, alright. At first glance, the kindest thing you can say about Dragon Age is that… um, I guess there are no giant rats, as far as I can remember.
Excerpt: Vous incarnez votre avatar au plus jeune de sa vie d'adulte ; à vous de définir ses antécédents et ses motivations tandis que vous en apprenez davantage sur le monde de Férelden depuis votre perspective personnelle. Le choix de vos origines définit votre perception du monde et la manière...