Origin stories are a major feature of the Dragon Age experience. You choose your origin, and from that starting point, your story begins. You play through your character's early days, defining his or her background and motivation and begin to learn more about the world of Ferelden from your own distinct perspective. Your choice of origin defines how you will view the world and how it views you. Choose a sneaky, disrespected commoner and you will play a story that focuses around subtle skills and careful wordplay. Choose a noble origin and the world will be much more positive and helpful, but those jealous of your status will not be afraid to take what you have, violently if necessary. More will be revealed on these stories soon. In Dragon Age, your choices change the world and affect the people around you. Certain situations, storylines, and conversation options will change drastically depending on your origin and your motivations.
The traditional role-playing game is not dead but the genre has certainly evolved in the recent years with RPG titles that were not only revolutionary but also amazing enough to be the rare unforgettable classics whether we’re talking Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Fallout 3 or Mass Effect. You can now add one more game to the list of memorable RPG masterpieces with BioWare’s Dragon Age Origins for the Xbox 360. Choose your own adventure Like Mass Effect, BioWare brings us an epic storyline with a role-playing game experience that is lengthy and filled with more than its share of battles and numerous choices that keep this game interesting enough to want to play more than once. Also like Mass Effect, you can create your own male or female character... Read Review