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So I have Witcher and Witcher 2

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User Info: nickizgr8

3 years ago#1
Would it be necessary for story to play through Witcher 1 first or am I okay to play through 2 then back to 1 when I feel like it.

I tried playing a bit of 1 today and I couldn't take the game seriously at all. Between the laughable Voice acting and the BEWB physics the game didn't really draw me in that well. The only thing I could keep thinking while playing the game was that I could be playing witcher 2.
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User Info: mrtywer

3 years ago#2
Story gets recapped in 2, 1 is unnecessary, but some feel the sword control is better. I loved 2. Never played 1
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User Info: Orestes417

3 years ago#3
I think I appreciated the story in the first game more after playing the second game than I did the first time through. It puts a somewhat different spin on how you look at some of the characters
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User Info: Dark_Spiret

3 years ago#4
theres a LOT of story in one in which they recap the main events in 2, but youll still be lost on a lot of smaller details if you dont play the first or hell youll be lost of stuff if you didnt read the damn books.

basically you can get by without playing the first.
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