If you are unfamiliar with the Old Republic series, the first game Knights of the Old Republic single-handedly established Bioware as a best next-generation role-playing-game developer. They then proceeded to make such well regarded games as Mass Effect and Dragon Age. Although these other games are great, fans demanded another Old Republic game and Bioware
The second installment of Bioware's DragonAge series is even better than the first. The pace is faster, the style is slicker and everything about the game play has been honed and upgraded.