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post #801 of 12885
Wow, this game is the worst TES yet.

I posted this else where and I will post here -

So many terrible games to endure this year.

Skyrim, while its nowhere near the level of DA 2, is still an awful RPG. Its been completely dumbed down, no classes, barely any stats for characters and items, no quest descriptions, start with a large amount of spells, no real driving purpose or reason for doing the main quest, awful menus and UI etc etc.

The list goes on and on, but it comes down to Skyrim being a extremely neutered RPG, and a terrible console port.

I think I will still have fun exploring and doing the main quest, but I know I will get bored quickly not having any depth to my experience.

No reason to re-play Skyrim, you are already all classes in one...

I swear the animations are better in Oblivion also.


And God save us all, this must be the worst year for video games ever.

Oh and everytime you go offline and come back online (loose connection etc), THE GAME FREEZES. Not just me either, happens to my brother.
post #802 of 12885
This is an "Open World RPG" - the main quest are important to finish the game but it's not all about that and that's what i like most about TES series. Take TheWitcher 2 for example - that game was all bout the main quest and graphics - they did a good job from that point of you, but the game was simply of awful in terms of game-play - all you had to do was level a sign and from that point only bosses would offer some chalange - felt more like an Adventure title than a RPG.

I liked the old menu style for loot inventory (was more intuitive) but this is also fine after you get used to it.

The fight system is kinda mediocre and the AI is simply awful on any difficulty - probably the worst AI in all TES series... they have very poor skill, it's all about NPC life and defense since they have very weak tactics: - i climb a rock and they circle the rock or they get stuck instead of fallowing me, up in the mountains - archer NPC's move as if in open field, they don't take in consideration the mountain cliffs and fall of them... the game is full of examples like this.

A women looks like a women in Skyrim - and even tho it's not that important, it's still a positive change.

Well - i can admit with this part - this year we had some major tytles from RPG genre launched and not even 1 living up to their name.

Dragon Age 2 - Mediocre

Dungeon Siege III - Even lower than Mediocre

The Witcher 2 - Mediocre

Deus Ex HR - Decent enough (just wish it didn't felt as playing a Beta game).

TES: Skyrim - so far fells like an RPG title between Decent and Mediocre and all the best parts come from the open world and the amounts of secondary quests - but if i know Bethesda, will see plenty of patches which mights fix this problems, so if you don't like the game now - play it few months from now and you might have a better experience.For me is good enough to finish it as it is and maybe later, I'll restart it with a different class.
Edited by XSAlliN - 11/12/11 at 12:33am
post #803 of 12885
My first impressions are not too bad,i'm wasnt really fan of Oblivion or any RPG but this one gives me a good feeling.
Controls are a bit weird sometimes but i'll manage.
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SUH WEET, I just got my smithing high enough to make dwarven armor and weapons. Here is a screen shot of new and shiny full set of Dwarven armor:)

For some reason it says no image available but if you click it the pic pops up.

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post #805 of 12885
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has anyone gotten this game to work with a Logitech F170 controller? also any eyefinity?

Yes and yes

works great on my F170 and it also works in eyefinity also , try not customising your settings let it put optimal settings and it should start up in eyefinity .. did for me , but i could not chose an eyefinity resolution .
    
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Why the hell do NPC's keep asking me if i feel sick???? I look and feel fine
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Because you haven't slept for days.

It's the same system in Fallout3, but now NPCs behave accordingly.
   
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post #808 of 12885
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Originally Posted by Bitter Blossom View Post

Wow, this game is the worst TES yet.
I posted this else where and I will post here -
So many terrible games to endure this year.
Skyrim, while its nowhere near the level of DA 2, is still an awful RPG. Its been completely dumbed down, no classes, barely any stats for characters and items, no quest descriptions, start with a large amount of spells, no real driving purpose or reason for doing the main quest, awful menus and UI etc etc.
The list goes on and on, but it comes down to Skyrim being a extremely neutered RPG, and a terrible console port.
I think I will still have fun exploring and doing the main quest, but I know I will get bored quickly not having any depth to my experience.
No reason to re-play Skyrim, you are already all classes in one...
I swear the animations are better in Oblivion also.
And God save us all, this must be the worst year for video games ever.
Oh and everytime you go offline and come back online (loose connection etc), THE GAME FREEZES. Not just me either, happens to my brother.

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Account created yesterday, second post is about whining on Skyrim thread?

Looks legit biggrin.gif
   
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Sorry but this pic is breath taking smile.gif

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post #810 of 12885
Why do the shadows look so pixellated in this game? I maxed out everything in the launcer and did the tweaks, enhancements that i found on the forums. But i still see these jagged shadows. :/
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