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User Info: IxIoN090

IxIoN090
5 years ago#1
I've had interest in the genre for some time but haven't got around to choose a game to start, and I want a nice introduction. I don't mind if they are for PC, but preferably for Xbox 360. Any recommendations?
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User Info: SquallWindblade

SquallWindblade
5 years ago#2
Start with Oblivion, Fallout 3, or Dragon Age: Origins.

The choice depends on the following:
Do you want a medieval sandbox? Oblivion.
Do you want a medieval plot with direction? DA:O
Do you want a post-apocalyptic setting? Fallout 3.
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MirageMew2
5 years ago#3
Mass Effect.
Currently Playing: Oblivion, From Dust, Mass Effect 2
Backlog: Sacred 2, Alan Wake, Bioshock

User Info: themerlin

themerlin
5 years ago#4
Fable 3
Fable 2
Mass Effect 2
Mass Effect
Dragon Age 2
Fallout 3
Fallout New Vegas
Oblivion
Dragon Age Origins
Deus Ex Human Revolution

In that order i would say from most welcoming to new players to least. All are quality games though

I own all these games and would recommend any one of them.
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User Info: IxIoN090

IxIoN090
5 years ago#5
Hmm, maybe I'll start with Oblivion. Though from the screenshots I've seen the graphics aren't that great but no big deal. I'm not picky with graphics as a person who started gaming in the SNES era.

Or should I wait for Skyrim?
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User Info: themerlin

themerlin
5 years ago#6
IxIoN090 posted...
Hmm, maybe I'll start with Oblivion. Though from the screenshots I've seen the graphics aren't that great but no big deal. I'm not picky with graphics as a person who started gaming in the SNES era.

Or should I wait for Skyrim?


Well you can get the GOTY cheap and the graphics for the environments are great, not so much the people though.
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User Info: LtMessiahDM504

LtMessiahDM504
5 years ago#7
To be honest, what WRPG elements do you need an introduction to?

There are plenty of recommendations but Oblivion would be the best all around introduction to a WRPG.
Path of Exile and/or Torchlight 2 - if you want character customization, fair pvp play, micro transactions only affecting looks, and actually earning your loot!

User Info: J90074

J90074
5 years ago#8
It really depends on what kind of genre you like
TPS-Mass Effect 1 or 2
Stealth-Deus Ex Human Revolution
FPS-Fallout New Vegas
Brawler-Dragon Age 2
RTS-Dragon Age Origins
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User Info: MUD VIPER

MUD VIPER
5 years ago#9
Two world 2, Dragon age 1, mass effect "1" or deus ex human revolution.

Oblivion will not introduce you to a true wrpg. What it will introduce you too is a good questing hack and slash.
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themerlin
5 years ago#10
Dragon Age 2 is not a brawler, it`s a faster DAO combat system with flashy animation, put it on hard and turn on auto attack and it`s a lot like Dragon Age Origins.

Dragon Age 2 is not a brawler, it`s a faster DAO combat system with flashy animation, put it on hard and turn on auto attack and it`s a lot like Dragon Age Origins.


---MUD VIPER posted...
Two world 2, Dragon age 1, mass effect "1" or deus ex human revolution.

Oblivion will not introduce you to a true wrpg. What it will introduce you too is a good questing hack and slash.


Really ? Really >

Oblivion a hack and slash ? No sir hack and slash is Torchlight or Dungeon Siege 3.
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