TRAILER | X360, PS3, PC Thursday, May 28, 2009 | 7:23 PM

Dragon Age trailer

Dragon Age trailer

Electronic Arts released this new trailer of Dragon Age Origin named Redcliffe.

Redcliffe trailer

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Commented on 2009-05-28 19:47:28
hmph...mysterious...though, the game is starting to look better and better.
Commented on 2009-05-28 19:47:46
What kind of game is this? I mean it says from Bioware...which made the mighty Mass Effect...absolutely loved that game.
Commented on 2009-05-28 19:55:12
It is more an rpg than Mass Effect is, but the banter system should be somewhat similar. Fighting will not be a 3rd person shooter like ME, but more like KOTOR with the added ability to zoom out and with 3 companions instead of 2. You can play this game, so it will feel almost like Baldur's Gate of old (not BG Dark Alliance but BioWare's BG).

Imo the graphics can look pre-gen - just as long as the core rpg mechanics and storyline will be the usual BioWare standard.

My most wanted game of the year.
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:10:17
I seriously hope it doesn't even elude to the kotor2 combat system...it would be nice to have a fluid moving system...if i want turn based menu stuffs...i'd go to Squaresoft.
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:10:51
It's basically the spiritual successor of Baldur's Gate 2.

Awesomeness guaranteed!!!
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:15:57 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
It's basically the spiritual successor of Baldur's Gate 2.

Awesomeness guaranteed!!!
Yup!

I wish they would show the console control scheme though.
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:18:15
For me it looks more of a successor to NWN, which I didn't like much.
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:39:32
I swear I've already seen this trailer? Well, that gameplay snippet is definitely familiar.

Anyway, I don't know what to make of this anymore. 'Bioware + medieval RPG' should be making me weep with excitement, but the more I see of it, the less convinced I am that it's going to be as good as I had initially hoped.
Commented on 2009-05-28 20:54:00 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
It's basically the spiritual successor of Baldur's Gate 2.

Awesomeness guaranteed!!!
Awesomeness guaranteed would of been if they hadnt of taken a backwards step from masseffect for their combat and conversation system
Commented on 2009-05-28 21:49:03 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
Awesomeness guaranteed would of been if they hadnt of taken a backwards step from masseffect for their combat and conversation system
I guess it's a different way to look at it. I still think Baldurs gate 2 is one of the best if not THE best RPG I've ever played...
Commented on 2009-05-28 21:51:49
The marketing of this game has been pretty bad, I was excited for this a few months ago and when it was announced, but now I've lost all interest. It definitely isn't bringing any Baldur's Gate, and at best is reminding me a bit of neverwinter nights. I'm starting to think that they've taken an entirely wrong approach to making this game, just looks very boring overall now. Also what's up with the blood splatter logo, is it meant to hip or something?
Commented on 2009-05-28 23:56:14 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
I still think Baldurs gate 2 is one of the best if not THE best RPG I've ever played...
Did you play Planescape: Torment?
Commented on 2009-05-29 03:31:09
Doesn't look as interesting as Mass Effect 2. I kinda have a bad feeling about this game....I think the Jade Empire team is developing it (JE paled in comparison to KoToR)
Commented on 2009-05-29 19:15:51 In reply to shogo10
Posted by shogo10
...Also what's up with the blood splatter logo, is it meant to hip or something?
BioWare has made their own graphics engine Eclipse for Dragon Age. One of the features is, that when you do battle blood will be splattered on your armor / body - that splatter will remain, which especially will be noticeable during banters.

Blood splatter is the new black... :)
Commented on 2009-05-29 20:25:57 In reply to Doom_Bringer
I agree JE was pretty weak on the story and char development...but the game play was a lot more fun than kotor imo. interesting to know the je team is on it....we'll just see.

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