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Hey guys... just wanted to vent my happiness and excitment for skyrim!!!

So i thought what i would do is make a thread with all the info i can sources of information etc etc... And let you guys discuss.. And pop in a couple of things that you might not have heard.. that i found on the unnofficial wiki
(its a good place for oblivion info and just stumbled accross this)

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and the NPCs will continue their activities while occasionally glancing at the player.

The player may also marry an NPC, and if they own a house, their spouse will live in it with them

Players can challenge (and be challenged by) any NPC to a western-style duel in the streets

NPCs react to the player's actions in new ways, such as fighting over possession of an item dropped by the player or attempting to return it to the player

NPCs will now be visibly performing the tasks suited to their roles (i.e. a cook will be cooking) unlike previous games where they sort of just stood there.
quote is from the wiki... not the other links

NPC's of the future man, lets face it NPC's help make a game and this is shaping up to have a bunch of fighting robbing moving *********.... And i LOVE IT!!!! Sorry for the long quote


Pages of interest:
Faces presets
http://www.escapistmagazine.com/news...rims-New-Faces

Unnoficial WIKI
http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:Skyrim

Todd Howard on classes
http://www.computerandvideogames.com...m-classes-axe/

Collectors Edition
http://bethblog.com/index.php/2011/0...ion-announced/

E3 footage, courtesy of another OCN member
http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/10...3-footage.html

Limited DX11 Support
http://www.tomshardware.com/news/The...-11,12495.html
Edited by Cranky000 - 8/25/11 at 6:47am
    
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Console Port...wish it was PC lead platform, textures look horrible IMO

Still gonna love it though, loved Elder Scrolls games since I picked up Morrowind on Xbox when it launched.
Edited by Grief - 8/22/11 at 8:05am
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Console Port...wish it was PC lead platform, textures look horrible IMO

Still gonna love it though, loved Elder Scrolls games since I picked up Morrowind on Xbox when it launched.

I heard different i heard it was lead PC and pc was the best and most impressive to play it on due to extra features
    
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Console Port...wish it was PC lead platform, textures look horrible IMO

Still gonna love it though, loved Elder Scrolls games since I picked up Morrowind on Xbox when it launched.
And the other ones didn't have horrible textures? Just wait until someone releases a texture pack, until then just enjoy the game.
    
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i'll believe it when i see it, coming from Bethesda everything will be bugged/broken for the first few months...

i preordered this the first day it was available... i hope it's good
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Console Port...wish it was PC lead platform, textures look horrible IMO

Still gonna love it though, loved Elder Scrolls games since I picked up Morrowind on Xbox when it launched.
Have you seen any screenies that were verified to be PC? I don't think they've released those.

That 40 minute video made me drool though. Going to be great.

And the developers have confirmed a few things that definitely make this game NOT a port at all.
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i'll believe it when i see it, coming from Bethesda everything will be bugged/broken for the first few months...

i preordered this the first day it was available... i hope it's good
I think we are all hoping it will be amazing....

Another thing im quite happy about it free roam dragons who will react differently everytime...
And the fact that you arent safe in the CITY streets... dragons can come there too... it may be more scripted in the cities but it will still be interesting to see... just going about buying some spells .... DRAGON
    
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That 40 minute video made me drool though. Going to be great.
Victory gameplay video... i would have been exactly the same as the crowd KILL IT KILL IT... BURN IT!!!!
infact i was... just in the comfort of my home =]
    
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And the other ones didn't have horrible textures? Just wait until someone releases a texture pack, until then just enjoy the game.
Oh I completely agree with you on this point, just wish it was PC lead for DX11 enhancements, better textures out of the box, better engine in general.

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I heard different i heard it was lead PC and pc was the best and most impressive to play it on due to extra features
Well, PC is still gonna be the best to play on because of mod support. It is most definitely a port from a console though.
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Oh I completely agree with you on this point, just wish it was PC lead for DX11 enhancements, better textures out of the box.



Well, PC is still gonna be the best to play on because of mod support. It is most definitely a port from a console though.

I always like the dx11 to come a small while later... kinda lets you see what you have been missing

and modd support is what makes pc best... but bethesda said that pc was the most impressive and they cant have mods yet... leads me to believe it has been enhanced rather then nerfed for pc
    
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