Originally Posted by DarthParametric
If you just want to avoid the Fade section but still do everything else, just start a new save and get the Skip the Fade
mod. It's not really practical to try and use saves given that the order in which you do the army recruitment quests isn't linear, not to mention all the side-quests.
cheers Darth Parametric
I wasnt very far in. The Grey Wardens had just been betrayed, and I was visiting the stupid tower where I got sucked into the fade.