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In an interview with CVG, Bethesda’s Craig Lafferty said that Skyrim has been developed with consoles as the lead target.

The lead producer on Skyrim said: “We use the consoles as our lead SKU… So we develop towards the consoles and then porting to PC is usually not too bad actually .â€

The above comments are likely to cause PC gamers a bit of grief, and the next thing on Craig Lafferty’s mind was unlikely to appease them.
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No Skyrim for me then. I'm tired of this.
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Of course, there's a lot more consoles out there capable of running Skyrim than PC's.

They have to put their main money maker first.
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*sigh*
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another quote from the source...

“We wanted to take it and make it really accessible,” the producer said.“… We still have the complexity behind the scenes, but we wanted to make it so that you could pick up the controller and play and it was easy; the average person could get into it…We knew we wanted to make the user interface a little bit more open and available … get away from the stats and things like that.”

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Port ≠ bad game.
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Everything about this and his other quote...
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We knew we wanted to make the user interface a little bit more open and available … get away from the stats and things like that.
just sounds terrible. Almost sounds like a mix between Fable 3 and DA:2 (and we all know how those games turned out), except set in a different fantasy world.
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ugh , it will still look better on pc but not the leap i was hoping for.
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