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I'm not really impressed.

I don't mean that to sound cynical, but since I have been a Morrowind enthusiast for years and years now, I have long been collecting and perfecting my own modded installation. There are a lot of texture choices I saw in the video that I disagree with (I usually prefer the high resolution revamps of the original style rather than new style retextures), and a video like this can't begin to showcase all the visuals (let alone content mods). There are even a few animation sequence replacements nowadays.

I feel that the MGE (Morrowind Graphics Extender) side of things left a lot out. Particularly given that an awesome fork of the project has been coming along nicely, which adds shadows to the game, and a much higher quality default shader chain, amongst other things. For those interested, the project is MGE XE, and releases can be found on TESNexus.

Edit: Upon reading through the description it sounds like the one who packaged all these mods together didn't ask permission from the original authors. A lot of modders dislike their works being packed together like this for various reasons, and some choose not to grant permission. Very poor form if this is true.

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The biggest issue with this how mad will some of the authors be with this? I do care about them I have included a credits file in the zip and here.
I didn't download the zip to check, but I certainly didn't see the credits "here", only a blank area.
Edited by NMZmaster - 1/4/11 at 9:56am
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post #12 of 26
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I'm not really impressed.

I don't mean that to sound cynical, but since I have been a Morrowind enthusiast for years and years now, I have long been collecting and perfecting my own modded installation. There are a lot of texture choices I saw in the video that I disagree with...
Same. I downloaded it earlier, played around for about a half hour, and now I'm a little disappointed with it. It is a great package, sure. Especially if you're going from straight out of the box edition Morrowind. But if you have been collecting mods, there are better alternatives for many of the things included.
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post #13 of 26
Kind of looks like the wide assortment of mods I already used to enjoy Morrowind.
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So it doesn't contain the high res packs? disappointed :/

Also what I don't like about mods like this is when they modify the lore of the game. Like what's with the huge trees? Vvardenfell is mostly a wasteland and some swamps.
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Rather just use Morroblivion.
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Agree with those above. I HATE when texture packs and other changes totally revamp the look of the game. Come on. The little Seyda Neen trade post is NOT SUPPOSED to have all these brightly-colored, high contrast interior fixtures. It's supposed to be kinda dim and grimy looking. Almost nothing in Morrowind should look highly saturated and colorful, let alone squeaky clean.
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Rather just use Morroblivion.
What's that?
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what is this?? The same game with updated graphics???
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Rather just use Morroblivion.
How's Morroblivion these days? last time I checked it was empty...

edit: Morroblivion is Morrowind's content in Oblivion's engine.
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I'm not really impressed.

I feel that the MGE (Morrowind Graphics Extender) side of things left a lot out. Particularly given that an awesome fork of the project has been coming along nicely, which adds shadows to the game, and a much higher quality default shader chain, amongst other things. For those interested, the project is MGE XE, and releases can be found on TESNexus.

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Any link? The only one that I found was the standard one.
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