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The Allure of Story-Based Side Quests

Lately I've been playing Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, and while I'm still in the early stages of the game, it's already reminding me of another massive RPG: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The reason for the comparison is the way these games handle questing in an open-world (or at least partially open-world) environment. Now, I've played a… Continue reading The Allure of Story-Based Side Quests

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Open World Comparison: “Dragon Age Inquisition” vs. “The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt”

Since finally finishing the main storyline in Dragon Age Inquisition this month, I’ve decided to compare it to another of the greatest video games in recent years, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, to see how each fares. I've enjoyed both games a lot, and they have tons in common. Both games are fantasy RPGs, the third in their… Continue reading Open World Comparison: “Dragon Age Inquisition” vs. “The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt”

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My Open World Blues Playing “Dragon Age: Inquisition”

The past few weeks, I've sunk about 35 hours into Dragon Age: Inquisition. I played the game before but never got even halfway. For Christmas, my boyfriend bought me a strategy guide for it, and it's really helping me feel like I have a handle on the wide, wild world that is Inquisition. That's because Inquisition is the first Dragon Age… Continue reading My Open World Blues Playing “Dragon Age: Inquisition”