Dragon Age: Inquisition

Thedas needs heroes, and it's up to you and your party of warriors to save the land from darkness in BioWare's Dragon Age: Inquisition
EU & US Release date: 21 Nov, 2014
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8.5
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Dragon Age: Inquisition Latest News

EA's Johan Andersson wants Windows 10 and DirectX 12 as "minspec for our holiday 2016 games" on Frostbite

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Technical director Johan Andersson for EA DICE's Frostbite engine has said he would like to have Microsoft's summer-bound OS Windows 10 and the new shiny DirectX 12 API as "minspec" for future Frostbite games.

He'd like that as soon as late 2016, given the significant gains the two will afford game studios. Adoption among "core gamers will be really quite fast" thanks to Microsoft's upgrade program.

Dragon Age: Inquisition's first DLC, Jaws of Hakkon, to be released today

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Bioware has decided to forgo the usual round of hype and marketing for its first go at post-release Dragon Age: Inquisition content, announcing yesterday that the Jaws of Hakkon DLC will be released today.

So just in case you'd run out of stuff to do in Thedas, here's some more to keep you occupied. From the sound of it, we'll be xploring a temple dedicated to one of Dragon Age's many gods, Hakkon Wintersbreath.

Dragon Age lead writer David Gaider moves on to "new, upcoming BioWare project"

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David Gaider has been the lead writer on Bioware's fantasy RPG series Dragon Age since its inception, writing the main story for every single installment. So it's a big deal to see him leave the franchise for new pastures.

He's not moving too far away, though - according to his Twitter page he's staying within the company to work on a "new, upcoming BioWare project."

Bioware releases full list of changes on the way in Dragon Age: Inquisition's Patch 5 update

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Bioware has released the full update notes for Dragon Age: Inquisition's Patch 5, an incoming batch of tweaks, improvements and additions that should help sort out a few common issues with the fantasy RPG.

As expected the update adds a party storage chest to the Undercroft at your secret base in Skyhold, and adds the ability to adjust the size of subtitles. A planned auto-attack option doesn't appear to have been included, however.

BioWare will invite PC players to test future Dragon Age: Inquisition patches

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BioWare is adding a beta program for future Dragon Age: Inquisition patches, giving a select group of PC players closed access to new content.

The studio says it's using a “faster and more compressed” patch system than it ever has before, but the certification process on consoles is preventing them from releasing new fixes as quickly as they would like to.

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