In a press release issued today, Electronic Arts and Bioware have announced that they will be releasing a demo for Dragon Age II
on February 22nd.
The press release goes over the details of what's included in the demo with the following:
In the demo, players will venture through the game’s prologue, choosing from three different character classes. They’ll also learn more about Hawke and hone their skills and abilities that will make them the ultimate hero. After finishing the prologue, players will enter a key new location in the world of Dragon Age, Kirkwall, befriending Isabela, a romantic interest in the game who is also a deadly smuggler. Upon completion of the demo, players will unlock a special weapon, Hayder’s Razor, an ancient dwarven blade which increases health, mana, and combat abilities, in the full release of Dragon Age II.Dragon Age II
is set for a March 8th release in North America and March 11th release in Europe.