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Enjoyed The Witcher 2 a lot more, when fighting I don't get the feeling of hitting the enemy, I get the feeling I'm just fighting against the wind... Anyone else? frown.gif
Ha, you should try Oblivion!

Seriously, coming from Oblivion, this combat seems awesome. Sure, it's not the best combat in the world, but the game doesn't need to have really immersive combat (in fact it might detract from other elements of the game) and they have improved on it a lot over Oblivion. It actually requires skill in Skyrim, whereas in Oblivion you could just left click really fast and they'd be dead soon.
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i hear you guys on combat, but i think it still rocks and is much better than oblviion

i love shield bashing then swinging around with my mace, very cool imho... as well as my mage with fire in both hands... burning down the house!

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Where can I sell stolen Elven sword and greatwords? Thanks.
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Level 8, just killed my second dragon. There are a few bugs with them. As a mage you don't get any cool last-hit scenes, i just killed it from distance... And my second dragon landed and just set there while i was casting lightning bolts... then regening mana, then casting lightning bolts... then regening mana for like 3 min.
Also what really bugs me is that you can't do any damage sitting on a horse. While exploring the map i constantly ran into wolves and other crap, and I know you can outrun them with a horse, but it's still annoying. Getting off a horse just takes too long, and then you have to chase it, because it usually runs away. A little kick or something would've been nice.

Any tips on skills for a kind of nuker mage? I'm going destruction-lightning for now (i think it's my most powerful spell at this moment), I'm thinking getting mana regen from Restoration, but what else should I get?

Another thing, is there a simple way to dual wield a spell after you pick a shield or sword? Unless i take the shield off manually, i can't take 2 spells, that's really killing me, and that i have to scroll through a lot of favorites when wanting to heal and get back to the fight. I hope they will add some kind of quick slots in a patch or a mod. It's like a tactical pause in Dragon Age, but there at least you had a purpose for this, here it's just wasting time.
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I'm playing on high with 40-60 fps outdoors, and 70-150fps indoors. This game looks great. Already at level 12 and I have not encountered any crashes. The only glitches I have experienced are invisible spider webs and companions getting stuck. The only annoying things are mouse y axis acceleration with high fps and that I can not bind/hotkey my weapons, and potions.
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Can i play it on med/high at 720p with NO AA or anything
 
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Anyone randomly been walking in an area, then you see 3 guys in armor slowly approach you. So you stop, and they stop. Then WHACK they start attacking you LOLWHAT, 3 hired thugs???
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This has probably been discussed already.. but this is a long thread. Does Skyrim benefit a lot from being on an SSD?
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Anyone randomly been walking in an area, then you see 3 guys in armor slowly approach you. So you stop, and they stop. Then WHACK they start attacking you LOLWHAT, 3 hired thugs???

Sort of reminds me when you're fighting with a group of guys, suddently someone crosses the path of an arrow of yours and BAM you now fail the quest and get five superhard to kill enemies.


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Btw, anyone knows how on earth to join the Dark Brotherhood? I've slayed guys, threatened guards... Gah, what else shoudl I do? Be witnessed murdering someone? mad.gif
   
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Played about an hour so far and I'm loving it. The dialog is very impressive; didn't even need to "press E" to interact with any of the characters in the starting instance to know exactly what I needed to do or know what was going on.

The only bug I've encountered so far (and it's more of a tweak that needs to be fixed rather than a bug given the fact that I think it's intentional for other purposes) is if I walk over moveable objects, I'll sometimes take damage if they move.
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