Originally Posted by Lord Foley
Fighting is the core of the gameplay, right? I didn't say it's the core of the game at all- I am 100% in love with the game for the story, not the fighting- but the gameplay is fight driven. It's how you get experience to get levels to be better at everything else. It's the core of the playing part, not the thing as a whole.
Not necesarilly, it's true there is alot of fighting in actual gameplay and it does give a substantial amount of xp, but there are many missions and sidequests that dont involve fighting (although it may be an option) and give much xp and valuable items.