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Dragon Age II (PC)

Dragon Age II (PC)
alaScore 85

9 reviews

Aug, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Dragon Age II (PC). The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other PC Games for all reviews. Many are critical about the story.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other PC Games the Dragon Age II (PC) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 9 reviews)

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Expert review by: Jeff Buckland (atomicgamer.com)

Dragon Age II Review

 

Over the last decade-plus, BioWare hasn't really made a bad game. Sure, there are a few people out there that just detest Jade Empire or couldn't stand the mildly-compromised action in the first Mass Effect, but most people have absolutely loved every...

Dragon Age II is a fine RPG, but it lacks the kind of lofty ambition that has made BioWare famous. All I can hope for is that a good two or three years is spent on the next game, and that it comes out swinging with a much more hard-hitting story.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Davneet (hookedgamers.com)

Dragon Age II

 

Hack and Slash

Combat is visceral and responsive

It's thoughtless and lazy, as are the story, visuals, and level design

Of course, Dragon Age: Origins wasn't perfect: Its dungeons were a bit too long and tiring, and everything from the story to the presentation to the enemies was very derivative of Lord of the Rings. But its combat was highly tactical. It required...

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Phil Harris (square-go.com)

Dragon Age II

 

Bioware certainly promise a lot from their games and Dragon Age II is no exception. It's certainly got many quests, storylines and plots following on from the first game, but the changes to the complexity of the game play will infuriate some, whilst...

Mar, 2011
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Expert review by: Kevin VanOrd (gamespot.com)

Dragon Age II Review

 

It isn't the wonder its predecessor was, but Dragon Age II is still a quality role-playing game that focuses on the element of choice to great effect.

Player choice manifests itself in interesting ways ; Spectacular writing and voice acting bring each character to life ; Fascinating world characterized by moral ambiguity ; Combat is fun, fast-paced, and colorful ; Great symphonic soundtrack

Main story lacks focus and drive ; Multiple elements have been inexplicably simplified over the original ; Combat is much less tactical

The characters that join you on your journey aren't as memorable as those of the original Dragon Age. Alistair and Morrigan, among others, had vivid personalities that made it easy to immediately identify with them. The sequel's ensemble cast doesn't...

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Joe Robinson (strategyinformer.com)

Dragon Age II

 

We get a first look at the epic sequel to an epic game...

Whilst it wasn't perfect, the critical and commercial success of the original

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Kevin VanOrd (cnet.com.au)

Dragon Age II

 

It isn't the wonder its predecessor was, but Dragon Age II is still a quality role-playing game that focuses on the element of choice to great effect.

Player choice manifests itself in interesting ways ; Spectacular writing and voice acting bring each character to life ; Fascinating world characterized by moral ambiguity ; Combat is fun, fast-paced, and colorful ; Great symphonic soundtrack

Main story lacks focus and drive ; Multiple elements have been inexplicably simplified over the original ; Combat is much less tactical

Mar, 2011
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