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Well

I'm thinking about getting morrowind. I haven't had too many SP games to play recently and I thought that it'd be a nice game to play. And I liked oblivion, completed every single major quest line, and spent 180h on it.

So I've got a whole bunch of questions for you to answer

1: Does the game feel playable? Controls are fine? No awkwardness in those?

2: Does the game support widescreen resolutions? If so, is it hor+ or vert-?

3: The steam version okay? (For everything.) Any downsides?

4: Do you guys recommend that I mod it or should I just play it vanilla?

5: Does it work with win7 x64?

Thanks for all the help (if I'll receive any )


Cheers.
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post #2 of 21
It don't support widescreen res. It also feels horrible compared to TES: IV, it also works in 64 bit.
post #3 of 21
Plays well, even though graphics are outdated.
Works perfect steam, win7 x64
4:3 display afaik, can't seem to get wide screen. If anyone knows a way, post it.
Huge world.
I think it's worth it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Roweyi7 View Post
It don't support widescreen res. It also feels horrible compared to TES: IV, it also works in 64 bit.
Of course it does, it's an old game.
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post #5 of 21
1) Was not the most impressed with the engine... feels very Ultima Underworld'ie, you may feel different though...

2) Native support? Dunno, never tried, you could always force it though the aspect ratio may be off

3) Nope

4) Mod it!

5) To my knowledge yes, may need to put it in compatibility mode if you get troubles...

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better than oblivion imo
graphics are outdated but the game is probably the best single player roleplaying game that I have ever played by a long shot. this game ate 4-6 months of my life.
Get it and enjoy
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post #7 of 21
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Thanks people. I'll get it then.

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Originally Posted by stratman View Post
Of course it does, it's an old game.
Using 4:3 is not gonna bother me. 1:1 scaling and boom. Is 1400x1050 in the list of the supported resolutions?

However, a game being old doesn't mean anything. Didn't the quake 3 enjgine support any resolution you wanted through the console? And that engine is ancient.
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It don't support widescreen res. It also feels horrible compared to TES: IV, it also works in 64 bit.
http://www.widescreengamingforum.com...III:_Morrowind
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There are some nice graphical mods for Morrowind to help , the graphics do not hold up so well. MorrOblivion is a good one.
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Hor+? That is a pleasant suprise.

I was gonna head over to the widescreengamingforum wiki myself but I decided to post here first.
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