The medieval world of Thedas is invaded by demonic Darkspawn. Hawke and Hawke's family are saved by a powerful mysterious witch Flemeth. They end up in a foreign city where racial, religious and political tensions threaten to tear it apart.







Cast overview, first billed only:
Hawke - Female (voice)
Hawke - Male / Xenon the Antiquarian - The Black Emporium DLC / Malcolm Hawke - Legacy DLC / Baron Arlange - Mark of the Assassin DLC (voice)
Anders / Brekker (voice)
Joanna Roth ...
Aveline Vallen (voice)
Bethany Hawke (voice)
Nico Lennon ...
Carver Hawke / Additional Voices - The Exiled Prince DLC (voice)
Fenris / Paxley / Temmerin / Liam / Tethras Garen / Samson (voice)
Victoria Kruger ...
Isabela (voice)
Knight-Commander Meredith Stannard (voice)
Merrill (voice)
Varric Tethras (voice)
Jocelyn Ahlf ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Keran / Jansen (voice)
Rachel Atkins ...
Grand Cleric Elthina (voice)
April Banigan ...
Viveka / Delilah Howe / Elven Fanatic / Sabina (voice)


Hawke and Hawke's family are on the run from the rising Darkspawn monsters sweeping up from the south. They run into a group of pursuing Darkspawn, but are saved when a strange, powerful witch called Flemeth intervenes. She then offers them a deal to deliver something for her to a band of wandering Dalish Elves, and in return, she will get them to the port city of Gwaren safely, so they may leave their homeland, Ferelden. Hawke agrees and they finally get to the ship and sail for Kirkwall, a city in the far-off Free Marches. Once there, they must work for shady groups for a year in order to pay their way into the city, being unwanted refugees who the city's ruling class care little for. A year later, the Blight is over and Ferelden is recovering, and Hawke has left the service of the service of the group they chose to work for. However, tensions in the city are still high. Tensions between the Mages and the Templarsare growing, with some Mages calling for more freedoms, and some ... Written by Anonymous

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There are men who embrace destiny; these are the ones that change the world forever


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Game that didn't live up to its name
26 September 2014 | by (Czech Republic) – See all my reviews

Sadly not a very successful sequel to the masterpiece of its predecessor Dragon Age: Origins. Because of the development time being cut short, game is visually ugly and embarrassingly repetitive in its area designs. In fact, with the only visitable location being one city and its outskirts, it's really a shame that all caves and even houses are in fact only one cave, mansion or a house with different passages closed off during different entry times to simulate some kind of variety.

Some people prefer DA2's playability - especially during fights - to the one of DA:O for its quickness, though the combat and tactics options are no longer as rich as they were in the first game.

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