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Expansion Packs

Discussion in 'Neverwinter Nights (Classic)' started by Silvery, Dec 30, 2008.

  1. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    This may be a dumb question (although, going on my track record it'd be hard to tell!), but I've just realised that I have Hordes of the Underdark and Shadows of Undrentide. Are these both expansion packs for NWN?

    Also, I'm on my first ever run though of the game (better late than never, I've only had it for about 2 years!), should I install the packs now or just continue as I am and install them later when I have a better grip on the game and am on a new run through?
     
  2. 8people

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    [​IMG] Install them all at the same time, they are separate storylines to follow anyway. You can bring a character through all three if you want to.
     
  3. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Coolio, thanky darl xxx
     
  4. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    [​IMG] The install order is NWN, then SoU, then HotU and then patching up to the latest official patch.
     
  5. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    So can you install them part way through a game? Does it make any difference?
     
  6. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    You can install them at any point, but since the expansions introduce new prestige classes, feats and skills it makes sense to install them right away so you can take advantage of that from the character creation onwards, even in the OC which originally didn't have any of those new features.

    Check http://www.sorcerers.net/Games/NWN/expansions.php for details on what the expansions add to the game.
     
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