Courtesy of a Game Informer visit to the studios of developers BioWare, here is your first look at Dragon Age II in action.

You'll have to work for it - stuff from the game is sprinkled throughout, and doesn't really kick off until around three minutes in - but what you do see should allay some of the fears generated by the first screenshots for the title. Seeing it in motion makes it look a lot more like the first game than some 1990s after-school cartoon.

The video is embedded below, but it's a bit sketchy, so if you can't get it working you can check it out here.

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