Walking glitch in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

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    I recently tried to get back to playing Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning on my PS3 after a year-long break and I've run into a strange glitch (as I think of it now, it might have been a reason I stopped playing the game).

    Whenever I try to move my character he takes a couple of steps and just freezes mid-step, for as long, as I hold the stick forward.

    Only ways to keep moving are:

    • change direction of the stick (not always works),
    • use dodge to tumble forward,
    • release the stick, and move it again.

    Please note it's not the question of the game lagging or freezing; it's only my character that stops moving. I'm also sure my controllers (both of them) work fine - I have no problems in any other game with proper functioning of left stick.

    I tried to do a search for possible solutions to this bug, but apart from finding some evidence of more people experiencing it, I had no luck. There were mentions of using a save from before the bug appeared, but it's not a solution, really.

    Has anyone run across something similar? Is there a solution to this, that would let me continue playing my current save?

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