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I'm not a fanboy but it would take a lot more than "similar graphics" to stop me from getting this game (albeit probably at least 6 months after launch).
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Well, at least they're a bit more straight up about it. Right?
 
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<3 the new Khajiit.
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Everything i wanted for my PC! A console game that's unoptimized and looks exactly like the xbox version, it also only runs 40 fps on my 7 GTX 760s.

facepalm.
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So I have been looking around..... the interviews with Todd Howard stated that they were "almost the same". I think by this statement they are saying that they optimized the textures to look good on high and low settings, hence the illusion of console being as good looking as PC. To an untrained eye they may, but there will always be the subtle differences with Anti-ailiasing, HDR, bloom, blah blah.
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If stuff like this keeps up, this 5850 of mine is going to keep going strong for a while to come! On the flipside, I do wish the graphics would a significant margin over consoles, which have very dated hardware.
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post #147 of 233
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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
I'm curious to understand your reasoning behind this decision.
Well, it's quite simple actually.

My curiosity for oblivion's successor (I loved Oblivion ) is not enough to surpass my loathing for "xbox/ps3 level" graphs.

Oh, and please don't make it a "I don't agree with your taste" kind of thing cause it's just silly. If you're ok with it, don't see any difference between "console graphs" and "pc graphs", or don't care as long as the game is fun/amazing/whatever, well: have a blast! There's nothing wrong with agreeing or disagreeing.

If they release a high-res texture pack I might play it though
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can't hate on the company that makes fallout.
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can't hate on the company that makes fallout.
true dat, Black isle was the bomb. Long live obsidian!
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*sigh* Who cares about the graphics. The PC modding community will take care of that. I am pretty sure that is why Bethesda doesn't bother with extra features. PC modders will just overlook Bethesda's work while they release their own overhaul mods that PC gamers will embrace more.
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