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Ever since Bethesda announced that Skyrim would take up just 6GB on a disk, many gamers were puzzled, how could such a huge and expansive game be so small?
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Because it's DX9?
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better engine or something.
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"Optimized" "New Engine"

These are words I never thought I would hear about a bethesda game. If this game is all it's cracked up to be, i'll be buying on release.
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"Optimized" "New Engine"

These are words I never thought I would hear about a bethesda game. If this game is all it's cracked up to be, i'll be buying on release.
Its Bethesda though. Sacrificing Gamebryo probably won't be enough to stop the PC version from having tons of bugs.
    
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"Optimized" "New Engine"

These are words I never thought I would hear about a bethesda game. If this game is all it's cracked up to be, i'll be buying on release.
Too funny.

Articles like this kind of annoy me. How can you answer a question like that with such a brief blanket-statement? Give us a few more details.
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This is news to me... Now it does sound terribly wrong... Looking from E3 gameplay review and remembering Rage. Now i'm having double thoughts about pre-order
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Skyrim=GOTY

My prediction.
 
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How big was Oblivion IV?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by blindrage606 View Post
skyrim=goty

my prediction.
bf3?
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