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sold out at the three places i went to today, i'll have to go tomorrow or wednesday to buy this game.

The Intraweb invented Steam because no one sells physical copies of games excluding Amazon and shifty cart merchants in Asia.
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Anyone download the beta Nvidia drivers and use them yet? I will be trying that tonight to see how the game looks surround/3d. Nvidia's website has the 3d listed as excellent - cannot wait to try it out! As far as game crashing many of us have issues with I was able to get past it with the sound fix.
   
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I'll have to try the sound fix. Most of the time when getting a CTD I had just pressed F12 to take a pic with Steam.
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Anyone know why I cannot unequip one of my spells? It is stuck on my right mouse and won't unequip.


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So I've just read this article over at Kotaku.

http://kotaku.com/5858870/before-you-start-tips-for-playing-skyrim-the-best-way

"Don't worry which ancestral stone you choose at first—character classes aren't permanent."

Since I now have 26 hours logged into the game I don't recall having to pick between ancestral stones at the beginning of the game... can someone help me remember what they are talking about?
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So I've just read this article over at Kotaku.
http://kotaku.com/5858870/before-you-start-tips-for-playing-skyrim-the-best-way
"Don't worry which ancestral stone you choose at first—character classes aren't permanent."
Since I now have 26 hours logged into the game I don't recall having to pick between ancestral stones at the beginning of the game... can someone help me remember what they are talking about?

You didn't pick any.. unless they are talking about the "blessings" you get from altars?
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So I've just read this article over at Kotaku.
http://kotaku.com/5858870/before-you-start-tips-for-playing-skyrim-the-best-way
"Don't worry which ancestral stone you choose at first—character classes aren't permanent."
Since I now have 26 hours logged into the game I don't recall having to pick between ancestral stones at the beginning of the game... can someone help me remember what they are talking about?
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You didn't pick any.. unless they are talking about the "blessings" you get from altars?

I believe they were referring to the stones that you could choose from when first walking down the slope to Riverwood. The choices were thief, warrior, and mage I believe.
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Anyone download the beta Nvidia drivers and use them yet? I will be trying that tonight to see how the game looks surround/3d. Nvidia's website has the 3d listed as excellent - cannot wait to try it out! As far as game crashing many of us have issues with I was able to get past it with the sound fix.

I'm using them. The 3D is absolutely amazing, most immersive experience yet. The in-game crosshairs and markers are NOT 3D though. Disable them and crosshair, and you will be fine. If you absolutely need a crosshair, try Nvidia's, but some people are complaining about glitches with it as well.

SLI still works like crap. Eats up my secondary 580 for a 1% performance increase.
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The dwarven ruins are on the far east side of the map. I found them on the way from Riften north to Palace of the kings (what ever town that is). if you follow the main road they are going to be on your right hand side. There is a smaller path with some stairs that leads up to it. There was some kind of architectural interest that you can see from the road up the hill. It's a little bit before you get to the snow. If I remember, when i get home, I will check to see if i can give you any more details.
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