DEVELOPER DIARY | X360, PS3, PC Wednesday, January 12, 2011 | 3:45 PM

Dragon Age 2 explains itself a bit more

Dragon Age 2 explains itself a bit more

EA released the second part of their Developer diary series focused on Dragon Age 2. This time, we are told more about the storyline and the hero the player will get to play. The game is still expected for release in March 2011.

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Commented on 2011-01-12 16:03:26
Once again, very intriguing Bioware. Now will you please show us some damned combat footage? Because while I'm increasingly interested in how your interactive-story narrative will work..................we won't be playing with narratives for 20-30hrs.

We DO play with the game's combat system. So we NEED to see it.
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:05:38 In reply to GrimThorne
Well...
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:32:03
Badassery!!

Can't wait.....but I have to finish first DA:O

:)
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:33:19
Why is EA marketing so absolutely shit? Deadspace marketing and the demo where absolutely dreadful and completely put me off...turns out it was a fantastic game! Same for DA:O! And now this, the more EA yaps on about DA2, the less I'm inclined to ever consider it.

Fact is, I really couldn't give a rats arse about their delusions of grandeur. I want to continue with the characters with the characters that I've spent ages on building and parties that I've had all those adventures with.

Bah.
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:37:10 In reply to Xerx3s
Posted by Xerx3s
Why is EA marketing so absolutely shit? Deadspace marketing and the demo where absolutely dreadful and completely put me off...turns out it was a fantastic game! Same for DA:O! And now this, the more EA yaps on about DA2, the less I'm inclined to ever consider it.

Fact is, I really couldn't give a rats arse about their delusions of grandeur. I want to continue with the characters with the characters that I've spent ages on building and parties that I've had all those adventures with.

Bah.
Everyone makes mistakes, they're only human. Dead Space 2 demo was was awesome!
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:40:07
I am not paying more than $20 for this game...will wait for GOTY edition
Commented on 2011-01-12 16:51:32 In reply to Doom_Bringer
Posted by Doom_Bringer
I am not paying more than $20 for this game...will wait for GOTY edition
DA:O its still at $30 new, it cost me that like 2 weeks ago, but if you want this at $20 maybe you could wait a year and buy it used or in a super steam or something sale, and of course you will have to buy the extra content lol.
Commented on 2011-01-12 17:19:47
Can't wait to get my Signature Edition, I loved DA, DA2 seems to be awesome...hopefully :)
Commented on 2011-01-12 17:58:28 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
DA:O its still at $30 new, it cost me that like 2 weeks ago, but if you want this at $20 maybe you could wait a year and buy it used or in a super steam or something sale, and of course you will have to buy the extra content lol.
I got the DA:O Ultimate edition with all the add-ons for $25 during the steam christmas sale. It's not quite that cheap anymore, but it will doubtless go down again at some point.
Commented on 2011-01-12 18:26:21 In reply to Koosbing
Posted by Koosbing
I got the DA:O Ultimate edition with all the add-ons for $25 during the steam christmas sale. It's not quite that cheap anymore, but it will doubtless go down again at some point.
Yeah you find it in a sale, but the fact that you are waiting for that to happen, I dont think I could do it, if I want the game I buy it.
Commented on 2011-01-13 08:22:49
I pre-ordered it, BUT I will quickly cancel if it looks like it isn't shaping up.
Commented on 2011-01-13 15:02:29 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
Everyone makes mistakes, they're only human.
They have been the masters of shitty marketing for 15 years now, that's a hell of a mistake ;)

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