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post #11 of 17
that picture is about 10 minutes into the game.
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dragon goes nuts and lets you keep your head smile.gif some dude goes first and gets his head cut off then right after that you are up and then the dragon comes in and saves you. man this game is so epic
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post #12 of 17
I think purchasing this game might have been a very good idea. Its in the post now should have it in a week or two..... Wish I could down load it also. Ahh the things we do to save money.
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post #13 of 17
Played it for 2 hours last night, i LOVE it.

I'm a huge Morrowind/Oblivion player also.

- Combat feels much better
- 3rd person is much better, you can actually fight in 3rd person and the small offset crosshair lets you aim the magic and arrows (much better)
- bows are much more powerful
- animations look better
- graphics are perfectly fine and will look unreal with mods
- world seems massive

I'm actually really liking the new menu system, takes a while to get used to but it becomes smooth, just need to muck around with favorites etc.

Really enjoying it, I say good job Bethesda.

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post #14 of 17
You guys are lucky I have an accounting exam tomorrow at 9AM... If I click that download button I fail and have to do another semester of college haha.
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post #15 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by Serious_Don View Post

You guys are lucky I have an accounting exam tomorrow at 9AM... If I click that download button I fail and have to do another semester of college haha.

Chemistry exam tomorrow morning at 10:30. I feel your pain biggrin.gif
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post #16 of 17
Any idea how i7 2600k @4.5G and a GTX 275 will handle this game?

Judging from screen shots and videos, the game does look better than Oblivion, but surely not a generation better (i.e. BF2 vs BF3). And since it's again developed with consoles in mind, I suppose my GTX 275 will handle it fine? Don't really want to upgrade my graphic card until the next generation of GeForce come out
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post #17 of 17
Need... to get mmy hands on this game.
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