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Still my favorite dragons are from Baldur's Gates/d&d because they are not only just big monsters, but more intelligent creature than human beings, like the red dragon firkraag has actually INT of 17 and is a kensai/Mage if I remember correctly :) it's just amazing to fight the dragons in bg2 because it's about both counter their brute force, and you have to also worry about their magic power. Think about a dragon who can cast mirror image and stoneskin! We need more caster type dragons in poe2 but I afraid it's against the setting of drakes in the games as dragons in Poe are not smart enough to cast any spells I guess :(

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Since PoE prides itself on realism comparatively, if it were to have dinosaurs at some point they should be comparatively realistic too. Not lumbering, lizardly monsters or even the somewhat more mobile Jurassic Park creatures. Feathered dromeasaurs, pot-bellied therizinosaurs, colorful and quilled ceratopsians. Exotic animals, not monsters.

 

But dragons aren't real.

 

 

Yes, which is why I specified comparatively realistic, not baseline realistic. Twice. :)

 

How many fantasy settings have just dumped some old school brontosaurs in your lap without a second thought? To compare, how many have you trekking through an exotic jungle and then you run into this jerk?

 

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Dinosaurs aren't dragons. Don't push your agenda on me!



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But I'd gladly take dinosaurs as their own thing. Maybe get some cassowarys up in here.



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Still my favorite dragons are from Baldur's Gates/d&d because they are not only just big monsters, but more intelligent creature than human beings, like the red dragon firkraag has actually INT of 17 and is a kensai/Mage if I remember correctly :) it's just amazing to fight the dragons in bg2 because it's about both counter their brute force, and you have to also worry about their magic power. Think about a dragon who can cast mirror image and stoneskin! We need more caster type dragons in poe2 but I afraid it's against the setting of drakes in the games as dragons in Poe are not smart enough to cast any spells I guess :(

 

I don't quite remember but don't Llengrath's bog dragons in WM2 have spells?



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I wouldn't mind meeting a wise dragon or two. Ones that aren't just boss monster targets.



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Since PoE prides itself on realism comparatively, if it were to have dinosaurs at some point they should be comparatively realistic too. Not lumbering, lizardly monsters or even the somewhat more mobile Jurassic Park creatures. Feathered dromeasaurs, pot-bellied therizinosaurs, colorful and quilled ceratopsians. Exotic animals, not monsters.

 
But dragons aren't real.

So, so naive..... don't turn around!

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Since PoE prides itself on realism comparatively, if it were to have dinosaurs at some point they should be comparatively realistic too. Not lumbering, lizardly monsters or even the somewhat more mobile Jurassic Park creatures. Feathered dromeasaurs, pot-bellied therizinosaurs, colorful and quilled ceratopsians. Exotic animals, not monsters.

 
But dragons aren't real.

So, so naive..... don't turn around!

 

 

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Hey, if we are just throwing out ideas for dragons we would want to see, I'd be happy to encounter something like the Phycodurus eques, given that we are out on the ocean and all.

 

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Edited by HooAmEye, 17 February 2017 - 11:25 PM.

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Since PoE prides itself on realism comparatively, if it were to have dinosaurs at some point they should be comparatively realistic too. Not lumbering, lizardly monsters or even the somewhat more mobile Jurassic Park creatures. Feathered dromeasaurs, pot-bellied therizinosaurs, colorful and quilled ceratopsians. Exotic animals, not monsters.

 

But dragons aren't real.

 

So are Gods but people still praise them,  PRAISE YE DRAGONS 



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A lot of aquatic dinosaurs could make decent sea-monsters with very little modification. Maybe a magical liopleurodon? :p


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A lot of aquatic dinosaurs could make decent sea-monsters with very little modification. Maybe a magical liopleurodon? :p

 

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​Have you seen Ponyo. Paleozoic life works great for this sort of thing.


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