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The Witcher 2 is coming to 360

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The Witcher 2 is coming to 360

Post by е и ժ е я » Sat Mar 17, 2012 7:36 am

It's been in the works for quite a while, but it's happening very soon. The game's a PC killer, and it's supposedly been tidied up and trimmed down in just the right ways to fit the experience on the 360. The trailer's pretty great:

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition XB 360 Trailer - YouTube

I played the game, and its predecessor. While unlike many, I preferred the timing-oriented combat systems in the first game. Still, the graphical and storytelling experience is top notch material, though, and the storyline has divergent paths that make the game a lot more than a single short playthrough might suggest.
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Post by Marilink » Sat Mar 17, 2012 11:47 am

Color me intrigued, for sure. I've heard a lot of good things about this game.
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Post by lamarwisneski » Tue Apr 24, 2012 3:31 am

Loved the trailer.....
Here is the latest news about it--
Xbox 360 gamers worldwide will now be able to jump into one of most acclaimed PC RPGs of last year, as The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition has been outed for the console.

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Post by е и ժ е я » Sun Apr 29, 2012 4:09 am

Marilink wrote:Color me intrigued, for sure. I've heard a lot of good things about this game.
Had a dream last night that you'd been converted to an avid Witcher enthusiast, ML. Made perfect sense at the time.
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Post by Bad Dragonite » Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:17 am

Soooooo. Is this game worth it? The money I'd pay for it I mean.
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Post by I am nobody » Sun Sep 09, 2012 7:17 am

It's one of the best RPGs I've ever played, so I'd say yes. It's only about 20 hours long (35-ish if you do both main story branches), though, so that might be more debatable if you'd be paying $60 for it.

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Post by Bad Dragonite » Sun Sep 09, 2012 8:57 am

Current Amazon price is actually $40 US for the Enhanced Edition.

I've considered it just for the fact that the developers seem really cool and want to please the fans.
Like they released the enhanced edition for the 360 then gave away the DLC for free to people who already owned the game beforehand. That strikes me as a team I'd like to support.
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