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Hmm... Got to the end of the review and saw that they credited "id Software" as the developers!

I.. just... eugh.

Fail.
The whole review is a fail.
post #22 of 66
I thought it was a really crappy review actually... didn't touch upon anything we didn't really know, didn't describe any of the game mechanics in depth etc etc.

seems more like an "overview" than a "review"
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I thought it was a really crappy review actually... didn't touch upon anything we didn't really know, didn't describe any of the game mechanics in depth etc etc.

seems more like an "overview" than a "review"
Seems more like a money-under-the-table review to me.

This is just part of their marketing campaign, since people are much more convinced by review scores than trailers usually.
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Well... I'm still happy I preordered. I've been waiting for another worthwhile RPG for too long.
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post #25 of 66
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I stopped reading after that, I'll wait for more reviews.
A little bit off-topic, but when did it start looking good to say "I stopped reading after..."?
Honestly, it's fine a overview of the game that looks promising. It's nothing super in-depth, but it's far from a "fail" review.
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Reviewer said he didn't like Morrowind or Oblivion at all...not sure I can take the review seriously.
..Yeah there is seriously no way that I can make any valid speculation based off of a review coming from a person that has that opinion. if the game is nothing like morrowind or oblivion, it could be radically worse or radically better...there's no way of knowing yet though.
    
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I don't get why people could "not take a review seriously" because of their opinions on previous games, as if everyone must be of the same opinion to be taken seriously. I'd rather hear from people with varying perspectives to better find out what I'm getting myself into, even if I disagree with them.
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Is the source down for anyone else?
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I don't get why people could "not take a review seriously" because of their opinions on previous games, as if everyone must be of the same opinion to be taken seriously. I'd rather hear from people with varying perspectives to better find out what I'm getting myself into, even if I disagree with them.
Because like I said, someone hating oblivion and morrowind but loving this game means that something would have to have been radically different, which could suck for actual fans of TES games who want to play something that is reminiscent but improved, not completely flipped upside down
    
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Is the source down for anyone else?
I can't access it.
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