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i was expecting it to be 8 gigs or more in game size... Am i seeing something here?
     
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That's correct. I heard the game was highly compressed, not to mention uses DX9 graphics. It's somewhat disappointing.
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Hopefully NMC works his magic on another Bethesda game..
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The game looks awesome as it is. It also has great and immersive gameplay.

No need for exaggerated graphics in here, imo.
     
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Originally Posted by experience333 View Post

The game looks awesome as it is. It also has great and immersive gameplay.
No need for exaggerated graphics in here, imo.

Speaks truth.
   
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The game looks awesome as it is. It also has great and immersive gameplay.
No need for exaggerated graphics in here, imo.

Agree mate. The games awesome! and plays great even on low end pc's (hence the direct x 9) just means the "majority" can still enjoy a great game! Though when I bump graphics to full it does look immense!
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Agree mate. The games awesome! and plays great even on low end pc's (hence the direct x 9) just means the "majority" can still enjoy a great game! Though when I bump graphics to full it does look immense!

Not really, it looks like crap. Just got to love games being optimized for 6 year old hardware.

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Not really, it looks like crap.

Not to mention it runs like utter crap on ultra (I get 30 FPS with 2x 5870.)
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It looks nice overall. I just think it looks bad compared to other recently released titles. DX9 is just so out of date.. but I guess we can all blame consoles for this.
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yea, those are stock settings, ya have to tweak INI files to make it better, Which is NO EXCUSE for doing so. it's a pain in the ass when i don't have to do this for other games.
     
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