When Bioware anounced the Dragon Age: Origins toolset, they mentioned a lot about being able to recreate your own battles and create your own cut scenes! Well, after opening the toolset you will notice that there is an option to making cutscenes! But if it's a little overwhelm ...more
Dragon Age Origins
Curious about what to expect when you run through the Soldier's Peak DLC for Dragon Age: Origins? Restore both honor and good name to the family of a good friend of Duncan's! This series walks you through the whole quest, including all the extras. Part 1 of 3 - How to Accompli ...more
You can get the Blood Mage specialization in Dragon Age: Origins from the demon who has possessed Connor. To get it, you need to be a mage, and volunteer to be the one to go into the Fade to confront the demon. Then negotiate with her, and she'll teach you how to be a Blood Mage.
You can actually reassign your stats in Dragon Age: Origins by taking advantage of a glitch that's present when you're leveling up. Give stats to an attribute you want to lower, and then follow the process in the video to get even more stats back that you can re-spend on somet ...more
The Juggernaut armor is the best armor in the entire Dragon Age: Origins game, especially when you have the full suit! Three pieces are easy to find - disturb the Ancient Tombstones in the Brecilian Forest, and then defeat the monsters that spawn. But the fourth piece is a lit ...more
Here's a fun glitch you can take advantage of in Dragon Age: Origins to get some extra experience for your whole party. Buy some elfroot from the merchant in the Brecilian Forest, put it in your box at the camp, and then return to the Brecilian Forest!
You can use this method to rapidly increase your money in Dragon Age: Origins. You need one item which is worth at least 5 sovereigns for this to work - and the more valuable it is, the faster you'll make money!
This cheat will work for any copy of Dragon Age: Origins running on the PC. Use this trick to enable the developer's console, which gives you exactly the same kind of access a game developer has when making the game. Then enter any number of codes to give yourself extra cool s ...more
Wish you could respec your character in Dragon Age: Origins? Actually, you can! There's a glitch you can use when you're leveling up your character that can let you respend already spent points by switching back and forth between the screens. See how!
Get one of the best (and coolest looking) helmets available in Dragon Age: Origins. You can find it in either Caridin's Cross or Ortan Thaig in the Deep Roads... just have your mabari hound find it for you! This is likelier to work if you have just given him a bone as a gift.
This guide shows you how to powerlevel your character early on in Dragon Age: Origins. When Duncan sends you out to find vials of darkspawn blood and the old Grey Warden treaties, bring back the blood but not the treaties. Rinse and repeat and continue accruing xp!
Want more cool hairstyles to give your character in the hit PC game, Dragon Age: Origins? Lots of fan created mods add extra content to the game, including new hair. Follow the directions in this tutorial to download the mod from the Nexus to give your characters cool new looks.
You can encounter a demon trapped in the body of a cat when you play the DLC for Dragon Age: Origins, The Stone Prisoner. To free the demon, you will encounter a sliding stone puzzle. Here's how you can solve it!
By combining different spells on the same target, or combining spells with other effects, you can do some devastating damage in Dragon Age: Origins. Turn your mage into an archmage by mastering effects like Paralysis Explosion, Grease Fire and more (including the deadliest, St ...more
Fan made mods can be a fun way to add extra content to your game, and the mod community for Dragon Age: Origins is vibrant and active. This tutorial shows you where to find mods, download them and how to add them to your game files to include for play.
You can get as much money as you want from Lloyd the Bartender in Redcliffe when you play Dragon Age: Origins. After you convince Lloyd to defend the village from the impending invasion of undead, you can use this glitch to get unlimited gold!
Dragon Age: Origins is one of the most intense role-playing games on the PC, and if you want to continue that role-playing into real life this video has some tips for you. It will show you how to do a makeup look inspired by Morrigan, one of the game's main female characters. ...more
In this tutorial, we learn how to unlock the Arcane Warrior class in Dragon Age Origins. Turn on your game first, then you will need to learn how to unlock the class from The Presence in Brecilian Ruins. Once you learn how to do this, you will be able to unlock the class and a ...more
Attention all achievement hunters! It's time for, yet, another achivement tutorial. This time the game is Dragon Age: Origins. For this tutorial, you'll be finding out how to get the Perfectionist achievement in the game. This can only be obtained after you've played across al ...more
If your Dragon Age story calls for an "Excalibur" or some other type of legendary weapon, armor (armoire of invincibility, kekeke, 5 points to whoever gets the reference!), or any other type of armor but aren't sure how to make them in the toolset you're covered! In this video ...more
Good, so you've created a room section for your Dragon Age module, but it has no walls, no future, no life! What do you do? Well, panicking isn't an option! Let this video show you the simple way of painting in walls and other objects such as chairs, beds, and more!
When making your own module or movie using the Dragon Age toolset, you can also add FaceFX to your dialogue and placeholder voice overs, which then allow you to add your own. If you're a little lost, don't worry, in this video you will learn the quick way to set up the placeho ...more
If you're looking to build your own dungeon, or deranged wizards tower, for your Dragon Age module, you must first learn to master the art of creating indoor levels and adding floor textures! If you're having trouble figuring out how to use the tools in the toolset, then you'v ...more
You can write a great story, and create a great twist ending and everything else in your Dragon Age module. But if your players can't even begin the quest itself, what's the point? In this great video you will get a quick tutorial on how to create quest-giving and friendly NPC ...more
You can find the secret sword Ageless in the throne room of Orzammar. Of course, you're going to have to set a dragon free, first. And then you'll have to kill it. Here's how you find it and get the sword.
Give yourself all the sovereigns or XP you could possibly want, or have everyone wearing the Juggernaut armor. This tutorial shows you how to enable the console for Dragon Age, and then enter a variety of cheat codes to get all sorts of great stuff! (works with the Steam versi ...more
You can use this trick on either a Mac or PC, and you don't need any of the DLC to do it. Get an expensive item, which makes the glitch work faster. Clicking on both mouse buttons lets you sell an item twice - then buy it back and resell!
Is that locked chest next to the Tranquil mage in Ostagar driving you crazy? There's a way to unlock it! The man with the key is currently dangling in a cage elsewhere in camp. Convince the guard to share his dinner with the prisoner, and he'll give you the key. Sneak back aft ...more
Apparently, only people who are good at solving puzzles are worthy to find the sacred ashes of Andraste... This is one of the few puzzles in the game, but it's very difficult to solve. Here's how you have each of your party members stand on the stones so you can get across the ...more
If you don't start with the Human Noble origin story, you'll need a different way to earn your friend for life. Find the white flower in the Korcari wilds, and then the hound will rejoin you later (with a +100 approval rating that never goes down!)
Morrigan's quest is definitely much easier. This tutorial shows you how to get Sten to tell you about his family's sword. Then you have to go to Lake Calenhad, and pick up the trail that leads all the way to Orzammar.
The best crossbow in the game is without a doubt the Imperial Crossow, which you can find early in the game, in Lothering (before it gets overrun by darkspawn!) Find the merchant who is overcharging (across from the Chantry) and then pickpocket him after you run off the sisters.
Once you get Sten's approval level to at least 25 (he likes paintings), he'll tell you more about why he was in the cage where you found him. He'll tell you about losing his family's sword. Now go talk to the scavenger at Lake Calenhad, and you can get it from him.
A hardened Alistair makes it easier for you to achieve your goals - whether it's making him king, having him marry Anora or marrying him yourself. He also disapproves less of certain actions. Here's the right dialogue options to pick when you're meeting Goldanna.
Halfway through your search for the Sacred Ashes, you'll come across a chasm that can only be bridged by standing on certain stones in a certain pattern. Here's how you can finally make the bridge solid and solve the puzzle.
You will need to have received the DLC "The Stone Prisoner" to access this content. If you have it, you will run across a sliding stone puzzle. This video demonstrates one way for you to solve it and free the demon kitty.
If you're in a romance with Alistair, but aren't a human noble, it can be nearly impossible to stay in a relationship with him if you decide to make him king. But, you can at least persuade him to keep you on as a mistress!
By enabling the console, you can give yourself as much gold and XP as you want. You can even make yourself unkillable, no matter how many darkspawn, rage demons or reavers you face down! This video demonstrates how you can enable the console and a few useful commands.
The Keening Blade is one of the best one-handed swords in the game, and you can find it by completing the quest to kill Gaxxkang. This tutorial shows you all the different steps you have to complete in all the different maps to be able to find Gaxxkang.
You'll need to have purchased the DLC Warden's Keep to get access to Starfang. Once you have it, travel near Lothering and wait for a random encounter to drop Meteor Metal Ore. Then take it to Mikhael Dryden at Warden's Peak and have him make you a sword.
The Arcane Warrior specialization is a tricky one to find, as there's only one place in the game you can get it. You have to fight your way through the ruined elven temple in the Brecilian Forest on your way to Witherfang, and then find the small phylactery hidden in a corner. ...more
You can only unlock the Reaver specialization while at the ancient temple to Andraste, and you can only do it by obeying Kolgrim and defiling Andraste's Ashes (what, you thought reavers were nice people?) And of course, there's more blood for you to drink.
If you've already enabled the developer console, you know you can access the cheat menu in the game and enter codes to give you crazy cool stuff. But what to get? Here's a list of codes that you can use to give yourself immortality, kill every enemy in your immediate area, giv ...more
Your Warden is so awesome, you can even get Zevran to propse to you (in a Zevran kind of way, of course!) After you kill Taliesin, he'll offer you his earring. Refuse it, and tell him it's because you want it to mean something. He'll try and give it to later, and he'll make it ...more
Creating the NPCs (non-player characters) that fill your world is just as important as the story itself! Creating the atmosphere and setting the tone of your characters are incredibly important, and if the stock NPC looks just aren't doing it for you, then try using head morph ...more
Creating your own quests in Dragon Age are fun, but if you're going to do it right, you're going to need to have your NPCs (non-player characters) do more than just sit around and do nothing. Your players are going to want to talk with them to do whatever it is they need to: g ...more
Great! You've finished your masterpiece of a module ready for play in Dragon Age! You've got quests and characters and plot twists and all sorts of other good stuff! But...how do you play it? If you're not sure what to do, check out this video. In this video you will learn how ...more
You can achieve level 20 in Dragon Age: Origins before completing the Joining ritual (or even leaving Ostagar!) When Duncan sends you into the wilds for darkspawn blood and treaties, only come back with the blood. Then talk to Duncan repeatedly for extra xp (set your difficult ...more
Isabela, the badass female pirate from Dragon Age: Origins, makes an awesome return in Dragon Age 2 as a possible companions and bisexual love interest. You gotta get her, in other words. This video will show you how to complete the sidequest 'Fools Rush In' in which you help ...more
What does gold mean in the video game world? Well, it could mean a lot of things, but in the case of Dragon Age 2, it means it's on time for its March 8th release in North America (March 11th in Europe). And it's ready to go for all consoles: Mac, PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 36 ...more
When you grab a video game off the shelves, finding love is probably not your end goal. Most games focus on letting the player shoot guys, order other guys to shoot guys, or build houses. Mass Effect 2 comes closer than most titles to offering virtual romance, but the relation ...more
'The Deep Roads Expedition' is the exciting conclusion of Act 1 of Dragon Age 2, and this excellent walkthrough of it runs to nine separate videos. Worry not, friends, it in very enjoyable and well-made viewing that will teach you everything you could ever possibly want to kno ...more
Welcome... the the final mission of Dragon Age 2. You initiate it by reading the letter The Last Straw on Hawke's desk. But before you do that, you should complete any sidequest you still want to do because the game is officially over after this. This video series will guide y ...more
Starting quests from letter is starting to become a Bioware thing, and I'm not sure that I like it. It's a kind of impersonal. But I guess it makes sense in the game world. Anyway, this video (and this guide will give you a walkthrough of the Act 3 main story quest 'On The Loo ...more
By the time you reach Act 3 and the quest "Best Served Cold" in Dragon Age 2 you're already pretty deep in this whole mage-templar thing. You initiate this quest by reading the Best Served Cold letter on Hawke's desk. The vieo and this walkthrough will take you through the res ...more
Dragon Age 2 is the latest fantasy RPG from the folks at Bioware, and if you're watching this video you've probably either just gotten it or are thinking about it. Check out the vid for a walkthrough of the prologue quest, Destruction of Lothering. From the Creator: 1. There ...more
This Dragon Age 2 sidequest, entitled 'First Sacrifice', is pretty aptly named. You'll be helping a man named Ghyslain search for his lost wife, whose fate has not been entirely pleasant. Check out these four videos for a full walkthrough. From the Creator: 1. Find the Help ...more
Congradulations, you've reached the point in Dragon Age 2 where you can start your first sidequest! Simply look on Gamlen's desk for the 'Bait and Switch' letter to start it. Thisvideo series will give you a full walkthrough of this important early quest that may even net you ...more
'Enemies Among Us' is one of the longest, most involved quest in Dragon Age 2, and this walkthrough of it spans a whopping five videos. Stick with it, it's really goods stuff and great viewing even if you aren't stuck on this quest. From the Creator: This video begins in Hig ...more
Dragon Age 2 has only just come out and it already has a DLC pack, entitled The Exiled Prince. It gives you a new character to use in your party named Sebastian Vael, who is an archer (awesome) and has his own set of four companion quests. This video will walk you through the ...more