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I thinks the dwemer will return for TES: VI
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Wbroach23 I very much dislike you. Thanks for just giving Beth. my money until they resolve the story line. I didn't even put that together when I played through. it makes soooo much more sense now.

There are a ton of implications in this game though some of their lore got mixed up. I guess the Elder Scrolls plot is their cover their butts plot as they can now validate almost every lore mismatch with "Oh we sent them forward/back in time!" doh.gif We will see how they work it out though. As far as other subtleties, there are a ton of easter eggs lying around;

- Markath and her creepy citizens
- Susanna the Wicked if you met her first
- Haelga's bedroom
- Some of the passing comments from NPC and followers
- Dragons running away when they are about to die
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If you haven't found a spell tome for it, you should be able to buy one from the court wizard in Whiterun or from that female mage in College of Winterhold who talks about Restoration.
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This may not help but there's a staff-of-heal-target...no idea where i found it (sorry rolleyes.gif)



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I'm running a 4870 1GB on maxed settings with 34 mods.

Waiting for my 5850 to come in.

Took some screenshots based upon the odaviing quest.
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There are a ton of implications in this game though some of their lore got mixed up. I guess the Elder Scrolls plot is their cover their butts plot as they can now validate almost every lore mismatch with "Oh we sent them forward/back in time!" doh.gif We will see how they work it out though. As far as other subtleties, there are a ton of easter eggs lying around;

- Markath and her creepy citizens
- Susanna the Wicked if you met her first
- Haelga's bedroom
- Some of the passing comments from NPC and followers
- Dragons running away when they are about to die

To be fair an endless plot is what we are all striving for with this game series. and you can't blame them for wanting to keep it as infinitely open ended as possible with millions and millions of sales world wide. Hell of a lot better business model than everyone else... (yes war/terrorist shooter series' i'm looking at you.)
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I am not really complaining as I have full confidence in Bethesda's ability to come up with original and creative stories. I am just really hoping they don't abuse it as a get out of jail free card. Time jump explanations shouldn't be used more than once if that at all. It is just so overly cliched, kind of like memory wiping or brainwashing.
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To be fair, it's really hard to think of everything 5+ series ahead when you're creating the first. Sometimes you want to do things that would be really cool, but are now restricted to some story that you sort of alluded to in a previous series. Man, that would suck.

I don't particularly care when creators have loopholes as long as they deal with them smoothly.
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I am not really complaining as I have full confidence in Bethesda's ability to come up with original and creative stories. I am just really hoping they don't abuse it as a get out of jail free card. Time jump explanations shouldn't be used more than once if that at all. It is just so overly cliched, kind of like memory wiping or brainwashing.

This, but it should also be a given to any game manufacturer. No other game has been able to do it at least. Does anyone know the story behind the dwenmer? (yes I miss spelt it probably.)
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I am not really complaining as I have full confidence in Bethesda's ability to come up with original and creative stories. I am just really hoping they don't abuse it as a get out of jail free card. Time jump explanations shouldn't be used more than once if that at all. It is just so overly cliched, kind of like memory wiping or brainwashing.
This, but it should also be a given to any game manufacturer. No other game has been able to do it at least. Does anyone know the story behind the dwenmer? (yes I miss spelt it probably.)

Dwemer, also known as Mer, are a very seclusive race that supposedly originated from Morrowind (once upon a time called Dwemereth, therefore the name) and were technologically and archeologically superior to anyone and everyone. Best way to think about them are like the supposed aliens that people claimed came to earth and left traces of super advance technology and culture.

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Oh yea, and they were all wiped out.... like the dodos.
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Dwemer, also known as Mer, are a very seclusive race that supposedly originated from Morrowind (once upon a time called Dwemereth, therefore the name) and were technologically and archeologically superior to anyone and everyone. Best way to think about them are like the supposed aliens that people claimed came to earth and left traces of super advance technology and culture.
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Oh yea, and they were all wiped out.... like the dodos.

Are the names Dwemer and Dwarf interchangable in TES lore?

All i've got from the game so far is that the kelp the Snow Elves as slaves underground and were particularly nasty to them.
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Anyone having texture problems since update?
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