Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

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Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Tinuviel » Thu Oct 09, 2014 7:27 am

Folks, if you haven't yet bought or played this game, now is the chance to get Dragon Age: Origins free until Oct. 14 on Origin.

I think I can safely say this is one of the best, if not THE best RPG I've ever played. Highly recommended.

* https://www.origin.com/en-us/store/buy/ ... on#details

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Tawmis » Thu Oct 09, 2014 10:42 am

Good call posting it here! I have it on XBOX360 but also grabbed the free PC version! I should have posted it here as well! So thank you! There might be some folks interested in grabbing it now and trying it out who hadn't played it before! (Sinners!)

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Rath Darkblade » Fri Oct 10, 2014 7:14 am

Well, I'd download it... but I already have it (plus all the extra DLCs), and played it to death (pun not intended)... ;)

In fact, I have it on my desk right now. I thought I'd break it out and re-play it, just to get me in the mood for DA3. :P

But yes - anyone who hasn't already played it, I'd definitely urge them to do so. Great game. Definitely better than DA2, at least in my book.

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Tinuviel » Fri Oct 10, 2014 11:18 am

DA2 was fine; well, the story and characters were. It was lacking in design aspects, and it was definitely simplified compared to DA:O.

Anyone getting Origins - DON'T get turned off by how long it takes to create a character. It's perfectly normal to spend 30 minutes designing one!

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Tawmis » Fri Oct 10, 2014 5:49 pm

Tinuviel wrote: Anyone getting Origins - DON'T get turned off by how long it takes to create a character. It's perfectly normal to spend 30 minutes designing one!
More so, don't do the Deep Roads first. Do that last (when there's no other options to move the story forward!)

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Maiandra » Fri Oct 10, 2014 7:58 pm

Tinuviel wrote: Anyone getting Origins - DON'T get turned off by how long it takes to create a character. It's perfectly normal to spend 30 minutes designing one!
30 minutes, long? It usually takes me at least a couple of hours, when I factor in the time to decide on a name. ;)
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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Maxor127 » Fri Oct 10, 2014 9:16 pm

The name is the easy part for me. I pretty much always use the same name. Making the character look like me is the hard part. Yes, I'm a narcissist. And I also write down each other options I choose and values I change so that I can go back and recreate it if need be.

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Luinath » Sat Oct 11, 2014 5:57 pm

Since I don't like to deal with the PC's appearance every time I play a new game, even if it takes me only 5-10 minutes, I just use a face morph I created in the toolset.

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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by DeadPoolX » Sun Oct 12, 2014 7:03 pm

I often try to make my character look somewhat like me. The result is usually something closer to Gordon Freeman, if the character creator in question has decent beard options anyway. A lot of games really suck when it comes to facial hair.
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Tinuviel wrote: Anyone getting Origins - DON'T get turned off by how long it takes to create a character. It's perfectly normal to spend 30 minutes designing one!
30 minutes, long? It usually takes me at least a couple of hours, when I factor in the time to decide on a name. ;)
I can confirm this. :D
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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Collector » Sun Oct 12, 2014 8:30 pm

How long after the name?
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Re: Dragon Age: Origins free til Oct. 14

Post by Datadog » Mon Oct 13, 2014 9:21 pm

Got it! Plus they gave me Bejeweled 3 for free as well. Origin's being very generous this Canadian Thanksgiving.
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