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Finally got the game on Steam when it was on sale just a few days ago and I am pretty damn impressed with the experience. The game makes me feel like a total BA and just hits all the right notes to what I love about having fun in video games.

Best part that happened in game today: Not knowing how strong Giants were, I thought to myself, "hey, you know what, I should go and talk to those big guys over there. They seem like pretty friendly creatures/human things that are to big/idk? Let's see if I can get advice."

So i walk up to them and the next thing I know I am literally plunged into the sky! Like, WTH!!! And the best part about that experience was that not only are you plunged to your death 500 feet off the ground, your dead corpse starts to drop in a snow-angel position, like a falling star, in the funniest rag-doll way I have ever seen! If that was just some sort of glitch or bug in the game, I hope it doesn't get fixed because it was just a golden moment.
No one should hesitate to buy this piece of work. thumb.gif

More fun times to be had and more stories to tell! biggrin.gif
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well me and my friends started playing skyrim specially at school when we had frees (2-3 hours long) so we were all sitting in the library playing skyrim every day or so but soon some of my friends including me got bored of the game since you get too over powered and the mobs seem to be weaker at 50+ish

It is good at start and story sort of works fine but i preferred Saints row 3 over it tongue.gif
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Yeah it's a fun game at first and adding mods makes it more fun but to be honest I've lost interest in it.
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i just downloaded the game on my MacbookPro 13inch from 2010 with the nvidia 320m and it actually plays and runs smoothly! Runs Medium settings and still looks great! Now I have it where ever I go haha.
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i just downloaded the game on my MacbookPro 13inch from 2010 with the nvidia 320m and it actually plays and runs smoothly! Runs Medium settings and still looks great! Now I have it where ever I go haha.

I just downloaded it onto my macbook pro too! Runs everything ultra at 1680 x 1050 i love it!
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What I do hate is the overheating though. Macs just really can't handle heavy things. Wish I had a better laptop. rolleyes.gif
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What I do hate is the overheating though. Macs just really can't handle heavy things. Wish I had a better laptop. rolleyes.gif

Yeah I ned to get a laptop cooler for mine, it gets waaay too toasty lol
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I haven't played an Elder Scrolls game since Daggerfall (great game) so Skyrim to me is a lot like that but with way better graphics of course.
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My friend is desperate about getting skyrim work on his macbook, can you guys tell me how did you guys get it working on macbook?
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My friend is desperate about getting skyrim work on his macbook, can you guys tell me how did you guys get it working on macbook?

It depends on which macbook your friend has and what components are inside of it.
If it at least has a nvidia card inside I think you would be alright.
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