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Old 02-24-2017, 06:21 PM   #376
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Re: There's no WITCHER 3 thread?

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There was a great review on Steam (I think) about how someone was so pumped, and about to write a great review after killing the starting giant, thinking that would be the ending credits.
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Lol - yea, I keep playing all these side-quests and witcher-missions thinking I'll just do a quick mission before bed and they turn out to be these huge story-lines that would justify the price of the expansion on their own.

I'm not a religious man, but dammit I want to build a shrine to CD Project Red.
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Old 02-24-2017, 10:03 PM   #377
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Yeah Heart of Stone was excellent and Blood & Wine is basically the gold standard of video game expansions.

Super excited for Cyberpunk 2077.
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Old 03-09-2017, 11:51 PM   #378
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29.99 for the goty edition with dlc

https://www.gog.com/game/the_witcher...e_year_edition
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Old 03-10-2017, 02:30 AM   #379
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Looking to get in to this again. I'm at level 10 and kind of like just browsing through secondary quests and doing random things throughout the world. Just helped the Pellar complete some ritual. Some guards came in and wanted to shut things down and I just stood there and let them do it. The Pellar seemed pretty bummed out so I loaded a previous save and decided to kill the guards. This game has so much flavor.

Do I need to get too far in to the crafting stuff? I'm just using weapons and armor that I've picked up randomly, doesn't seem like anything amazing. I've crafted a few bombs but haven't had to use them much. I feel like I'll eventually come to grips with how much there is to craft but right now I feel kind of like I did in Skyrim - pick all the plants and eventually I'll make something OP with them.
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Old 03-10-2017, 05:30 AM   #380
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Re: There's no WITCHER 3 thread?

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Looking to get in to this again. I'm at level 10 and kind of like just browsing through secondary quests and doing random things throughout the world. Just helped the Pellar complete some ritual. Some guards came in and wanted to shut things down and I just stood there and let them do it. The Pellar seemed pretty bummed out so I loaded a previous save and decided to kill the guards. This game has so much flavor.

Do I need to get too far in to the crafting stuff? I'm just using weapons and armor that I've picked up randomly, doesn't seem like anything amazing. I've crafted a few bombs but haven't had to use them much. I feel like I'll eventually come to grips with how much there is to craft but right now I feel kind of like I did in Skyrim - pick all the plants and eventually I'll make something OP with them.
Generally, (and this is one of my annoyances with the game) the only gear you want to craft are the witcher treasure hunt gears. They are simply better than other stuff. When you see a vendor selling treasure hunt maps, buy them

Well, bombs and potions are decently useful too.
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Old 03-10-2017, 09:29 AM   #381
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Yeah the only things I crafted were the Witcher armor sets. I used the Feline armor but had Mastercrafted sets of all the armor.
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Old 03-10-2017, 12:18 PM   #382
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Did anyone actually end up grandmastercrafting (using the elf in the blood and wine dlc) more than one set of equipment? The costs are ridiculous, like maybe not enough wealth in the whole game to do every set ridiculous. Unless there's something I'm missing.
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Old 03-10-2017, 12:29 PM   #383
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I knew there was a level above Master crafting but couldn't remember it.

Yeah I had all my sets Grandmaster crafted. Doing that for all sets was the first time I had to actually pay attention to mats and simply didn't just of piles of what I needed. It was the Enriched Dimeritium Plates and Ingots that were the most scarce I believe but I still had enough after upgrading previous mats.
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Old 03-11-2017, 01:59 AM   #384
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Beat the game on death march. Did not wear any witcher gear. Go for what looks cool imo.
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Old 03-11-2017, 09:20 PM   #385
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New Moon armor ftw!

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Old 03-12-2017, 11:53 PM   #386
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Yeah, that's cool armor. The Nilfgaardian armor that the quartermaster in Crow's Perch sells is the GOAT for sure. It's level 10 but i wore it until like level 22 because i just couldn't bring myself to take it off. Matching stuff for your horse looks awesome too.
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Old 04-21-2017, 08:57 AM   #387
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Picked this game back up after about a nine month absence.

It's still GOAT.
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Old 04-21-2017, 09:19 AM   #388
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I've been listening to to books on and off.

It's got me very tempted to play through again. Not sure I can justify the 200hrs when I get sucked back in though.
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Old 04-21-2017, 11:17 AM   #389
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Just started playing Gwent, which I'm not sure is really deep enough/worth the investment to draw me away from Hearthstone.
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