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From the game developers...

We’ve seen plenty of comments relating to the game only requiring six gigs of HDD space. Don’t worry… there’s still a ton of game in there. The total HDD space relates more to the compression opitmizations we’re able to do with The Creation Engine. Not only are do we think you’ll be impressed with how the game looks, but also how much faster it runs..
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In every video game related thread there's always a few "Shut up and buy the game without question" people. All I can say is I hope you're getting paid by the company otherwise it would be pretty sad.
And those are the people who usually get screwed on release day haha.
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Morrowind was the best no doubt.

But I will compare it once I play it instead of going off of a crappy recording of crappy 360 gameplay.
Opinions are like...
I played Morrowind all the time back in the day and I prefer Oblivion, Morrowind really sucked until you started getting skills up IMO at least, the combat was a mess until then too. (Swing, miss, swing, miss, swing that looks exactly the same as the other two bar a THWACK sound, hit.)
    
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Well its highly subjective.

I enjoyed Oblivion too. I am not one of those people that say "Morrowind is the only TES game!!!!"
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Opinions are like...
I played Morrowind all the time back in the day and I prefer Oblivion, Morrowind really sucked until you started getting skills up IMO at least, the combat was a mess until then too. (Swing, miss, swing, miss, swing that looks exactly the same as the other two bar a THWACK sound, hit.)
You missed because you were not skilled enough and the die roll was not sufficient to overcome on that swing. Your attributes were more like a D&D die roll.

I guess this was not very popular with those that had a need for immediate gratification and they since changed it.
 
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You missed because you were not skilled enough and the die roll was not sufficient to overcome on that swing. Your attributes were more like a D&D die roll.

I guess this was not very popular with those that had a need for immediate gratification and they since changed it.
Yes, I know why I missed.

And it just isn't good gameplay, it makes it extremely boring to begin with when all you really have to do is grind the skills you want to use so your character isn't a useless lump, sorry, but doing the same simple activity over and over isn't fun.
    
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You missed because you were not skilled enough and the die roll was not sufficient to overcome on that swing. Your attributes were more like a D&D die roll.

I guess this was not very popular with those that had a need for immediate gratification and they since changed it.

Exactly. Oblivion's combat was slightly improved. But it was still dull, and overall worse the Morrowind.
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Exactly. Oblivion's combat was slightly improved. But it was still dull, and overall worse the Morrowind.
I think the vast majority of people agree that combat in Morrowind was just plain awkward. Even with decent to high skills you would sometimes click the attack button countless times only to see your sword miss an enemy a few feet from you. Oblivion at least fixed that issue by increasing the lethality of the weapons as you upgraded your skills instead of determining whether or not you would hit anything at all.
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I get to finally dual wield and double magic to make bigger magic.

Anyone getting a boner thinking about the epic battles coming in Skyrim...
    
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Gotta love my completely logical (though admittedly brutal) rebuttals getting deleted, while the incoherent illogical hateful rants that they crushed live on.

Good moderating, mods!

OT, (serious question) Brutuz, how do you play RPGs if you don't like "grinding" (or repetitively using) your character and his skills in order to make them work better?? That's the whole point?

TES' strength (back in MW anyway) was that you slowly built your inept character into a demigod in the midst of an alien yet beautiful world full of complex interactions between awesome organizations and entities. More than you can say about OB, where you endlessly grind the same skills as you did in MW, except this time you're matched by leveled opponents and loot, and stuck in the middle of a placeholder Tolkien forest world.
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