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Graphics are what bring me to a game. Its realistic gameplay (real physics, destructible terrain, ect) that keep me coming back.

Case in point, I still love Magic Carpet. The game has mediocre graphics from the 90's, yet its still fun, why? It was the first game to implement destructible terrain as a part of gameplay, that's why.
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oh, graphics matter, its just that graphics cant make up for a crap game.

While a great story/gameplay can make up for bad graphics.

no one finishes a game and says, that game was.............PRETTY!
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Graphics are second to gameplay in my opinion, because a game might have good graphics, but if it has bad gameplay or content, you'll get bored of it fast, or with lack or content, beat the game in like 10 hours. The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time (nintendo 64) has stood the test of time, and is still considered one of the best games ever because of its gameplay, not graphics.
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This proves Crysis is the greatest game ever!!!!!!!!!!!! I have been saying it for years.

Oblivion>>>>>>>>>>Morrowind
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minecraft...
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I don't think he's one to talk considering there isn't much Bethesda's put out that looks worth a damn.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Winty View Post
Graphics are second to gameplay in my opinion, because a game might have good graphics, but if it has bad gameplay or content, you'll get bored of it fast, or with lack or content, beat the game in like 10 hours. The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time (nintendo 64) has stood the test of time, and is still considered one of the best games ever because of its gameplay, not graphics.
there really isn't a first or second. when you pay $31 dollars and above for a game, you have every right to ask for better graphics as much as gameplay. if it's lacking in either then the justification of negative press is encouraged.

if minecraft was 4 dollars and had great gameplay then you could care less that it was in 8 bits. let minecraft be 60 dollars and see what the vast majority of people have to say about the game.

i guess it's best to say as the price of a game goes up, the need for better graphics goes up as well.
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Graphics are second to gameplay in my opinion, because a game might have good graphics, but if it has bad gameplay or content, you'll get bored of it fast, or with lack or content, beat the game in like 10 hours. The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time (nintendo 64) has stood the test of time, and is still considered one of the best games ever because of its gameplay, not graphics.
when the game came out it was praised for having really good graphics for it's time. don't be fooled.
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I would gladly pay 60 bucks for a game that wasn't broken at launch. Graphics as long as they are on par, I am fine. Also CoD has ok graphics, yet is outsells anything.
Edited by bulmung - 3/16/11 at 2:16pm
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Well if this is the case Bethesda, then why is one of your goals for TESV to make the graphics equal for all three platforms you twats ?
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