Dragon Age: Origins [PC]
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Dragon Age: Origins PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Nov-06-2009
US Release Date:
Nov-03-2009
AU Release Date:
Official release date


Genre
RPG
Theme
Fantasy
Dragon Age: Origins is available on PC
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Back of the Box
The Chantry teaches that it is the hubris of men that brought the darkspawn into our world. Mages sought to usurp Heaven, but were cast out, twisted by their own corruption, only to return as monsters--the darkspawn. They plague the underground caverns and tunnels once inhabited by the dwarven kingdoms. When they awaken one of the Old Gods, ancient dragons slumbering in the depths of the earth, it rises as an archdemon to lead the darkspawn in a full-scale invasion of the human lands: a Blight. It has been four centuries since the last Blight, but the darkspawn are amassing once again.

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Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
20 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 6
Win Xp 32
DX 9
20 GB
FPS
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Dragon Age: Origins Gamer Feedback Results
  • Mac OS
    Yes 100%
    Console Port
    No 100%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    PC Optimised
    Yes 100%
  • Sandbox Quality
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 67%
    What People Will Pay
    $15
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 100%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 100%
    Game too Buggy
    No 100%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 50%
    No 50%
  • Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 100%
    Good Ending
    Yes 100%
    Replayability
    Yes
    3.5 / 10
  • Multiple Endings
    Yes 75%
    No 25%
    Time to Complete
    60 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 100%
    Game Difficulty
    Challenging 67%
  • Sli/Crossfire Support
    No
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 100%
    Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
    Worth Getting
    Yes 100%
8.7

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Nov-29-2010 Dragon Age: Origins is a brilliant game. One of the things that made it so special was the depth of its characters that helped you along the way. With the chance to form all manor of relationships wi...
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Feb-09-2010 Bioware and EA have announced that Dragon Age: Origins has sold a mighty 3.2 million copies worldwide since it was released at the end of last year. Naturally, the companies are rather pleased about t...
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Jan-05-2010 Bioware have revealed 'Return to Ostagar' the recently announced downloadable content for Dragon Age: Origins has been delayed. The new DLC was supposed to be released today, but Bioware Community Le...
Dec-21-2009 Dragon Age: Origins was just too much game for me to review in one sitting. Here's the third part of my series of observations on the newest fantasy RPG from Bioware.Try to imagine, for a moment, if y...
Dec-07-2009 Dragon Age: Origins was just too much game for me to review in one sitting. Here's the second part of my series of observations on the newest fantasy RPG from Bioware.A lot of hype has been hyped abou...
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Nov-20-2009 Bioware have revealed new Dragon Age: Origins content will be available 'this holiday season.' (That's over Christmas for the Brits) The DAO website says "Your memories of the battle of Ostagar will ...
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rob2772
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Can I run with 25-30 fps?

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Can I run this on decent settings with good fps ?

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high settings 50+ FPS

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19:18 Jul-12-2014
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Sweet, thanks for the quick response! :)

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one of best RPGs I've ran across, relatively oldschool graphics (similar to TES IV: Oblivion for ex.) definitely doesn't kill the gameplay experience :?

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On which settings and how many FPS can I run this game?

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auntarie
09:50 Jul-02-2014
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Quite possibly on high or ultra with no AA and 40+ fps.

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OGPsychoSocial
21:19 Jun-29-2014
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Am i able to run this game? if so, at which settings and FPS? (i ask this on every game just to be sure)

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reapr56
22:40 Jun-29-2014
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you should be able to manage medium settings at the very least
can't say what type of FPS you will get, but it should be playable ;)

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Twitchiermocha5
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Can i run this?

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EdmondAndrei
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ahhh ok then, thanks :)

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Rogersr
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Settings and fps for me?

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Guys, settings for me plis? from laptop the peformance for gaming is very low :( I know a friend with an desktop with lower specs than me and runs games better

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Mattie
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Settings and FPS for me, friends?

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