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Dragon Age II: Legacy DLC, Mass Effect 3 playable at Comic Con

BioWare is returning to San Diego Comic Con with two playables: Mass Effect 3 and new DLC for Dragon Age II.

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BioWare is returning to San Diego Comic Con, bringing two playables to this year's show. The first is Mass Effect 3. While the game was demoed at E3, this will be the first time that the public will be able to get hands-on with the RPG-flavored shooter. In addition, attendees will also be able to play Dragon Age II: Legacy, a new DLC expansion for the action RPG.

Comic Con runs from July 21st to July 24th. Unfortunately, if you haven't registered for the show yet, it's too late--tickets are already entirely sold out.

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    June 21, 2011 12:00 PM

    Andrew Yoon posted a new article, Dragon Age II: Legacy DLC, Mass Effect 3 playable at Comic Con.

    BioWare is returning to San Diego Comic Con with two playables: Mass Effect 3 and new DLC for Dragon Age II.

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      June 21, 2011 1:11 PM

      Mass Effect 3 is now an rpg-flavored shooter, as opposed to ME1 being more or less a shooter-flavored rpg. I wonder what Dragon Age will resemble by its third iteration.

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        June 21, 2011 1:14 PM

        The Mass Effect series has always been a shooter series.

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          June 21, 2011 3:11 PM

          cutscene-shooter series

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          June 21, 2011 10:46 PM

          No, not at all.

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            June 22, 2011 3:16 AM

            It really has though. Success in the game has always been more dependent on your ability to aim, move and use cover than it has on your levels and equipment.

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        June 21, 2011 1:16 PM

        A side scrolling platformer.

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          June 21, 2011 1:17 PM

          This will be awesome. I will buy 3 copies of Metroidvania Dragon Age.

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        June 21, 2011 1:41 PM

        it will be one room, like a play on broadway, where all that changes is a few scenery pieces. there are only 3 characters, and all enemies will be simple texture variations of those characters.

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        June 21, 2011 2:19 PM

        That's a pretty interesting idea.

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        June 21, 2011 10:57 PM

        Why do people dislike the shooter aspect of ME so much? Thee RPG elements are there, they've just given player skill an influence over success as well the dice rolls.

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          June 22, 2011 3:19 AM

          exactly. also you still assign stat points too. just to a lesser annoying extent. I think people got really bent out of shape of the lack of fumbling around with equipment and an inventory. but everything else RPG like, you said, are present.

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        June 22, 2011 3:05 AM

        I always thought as ME1 a shooter with heavy RPG elements and a classic RPG structure.

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      June 21, 2011 1:15 PM

      New DLC for DA2? I hope it's free.

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      June 21, 2011 1:41 PM

      DA2's DLC better be f'in cheap, considering that the base game was done so poorly.

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      June 21, 2011 2:07 PM

      I think I'm one of the few who bought dragon age II on release day, enjoyed the hell out of it and still own a copy to play the inevitable DLC.

      I've read that DA 2 DLC will focus primarily on Hawke and have more varied environments. we'll see how that pans out!

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      June 21, 2011 3:12 PM

      I got DA2 for free in a Gamestop buy 2 get 1 free. Well worth the price tag (Or lack thereof).

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      June 21, 2011 6:24 PM

      DLC for a game even its developer and publisher acknowledge is no good?

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      June 21, 2011 7:00 PM

      is this the dlc that finishes the game?

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      June 21, 2011 11:13 PM

      Dang, I have to get around to firing up my ME2 for the first time. Still sealed from purchase... :(