RPGFan


Liz Maas
Dragon Age II Gets A Demo
But you have to wait patiently for it.
02.04.11 - 10:03 PM

Despite the crowded RPG release schedule over the next two or three months, Dragon Age II remains one of the most anticipated - if not the most anticipated title this spring (or very late winter if you prefer). Upon visiting BioWare's Edmonton studio back in December, editor Damian Thomas offered up a hands-on-preview (below) of the sequel to Dragon Age: Origins. But if you want your own hands-on impression, you only have to wait two and a half weeks.

BioWare will be releasing a demo for Dragon Age II on February 22nd for all three platforms - PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The demo will cover the prologue, let you choose a character class and introduce you to the main character Hawke, then take you through Kirkwall where you will meet Isabella. By completing the demo, you'll be able to unlock Hayder's Razor, a dwarf blade with a few special abilities, for use in the full version of the game.

A pre-order will net you a couple of in-game bonuses: a Lion of Orlais Shield, and a Fadeshear Sword. Players will also gain access to the Black Emporium, where you customize your character, create magic or call upon the mabari hounds. Dragon Age II will be out in North America on March 8th and in Europe on March 11th.


Back





Featured Content
Retro Encounter 1-2
Retro Encounter 1-2
Podcast
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker Review
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker
Review
Life is Strange Review
Life is Strange
Review
Mikolai Stroinsky Interview
Mikolai Stroinski on The Witcher 3
Interview
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Podcast
Chrono Piano Album Review
Through Time and Space: Chrono Piano Album
Music Review
Bravely Second Preview
Bravely Second
Preview
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes