Originally Posted by Ripcord
I may be the only one that wants the opposite - ability to turn the speech OFF in "modern" mode. I can get past the (many but not all) bad character designs, but I can only take the horrible horrible voice direction (and a couple of the voices) for about 10 minutes at a time.
I don't think there's any chance they'll fix that, though.
You can do this, just open the options menu and select Audio Options and turn the voice volume right down.