The Elder Scrolls

Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby RyoSoulreaper » October 21st, 2011, 9:35 am

Extreme5000 wrote:3.I don't like how Skyrim looks. Fuck that, I prefer Oblivion.

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Now ignoring extreme, I am pumped for Sktrim all of a sudden. I want to kill Dragons who troll appear out of thin air.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby FlamingDbag » October 21st, 2011, 9:36 am

I didn't like Morrowind when I tried it out (you move slow as shit and felt overwhelmed with game stuff)

I want to try Skyrim though and I hope I'll like it this time.



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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Seven Rain » October 21st, 2011, 9:56 am

FlamingDbag wrote:I didn't like Morrowind when I tried it out (you move slow as shit and felt overwhelmed with game stuff)

If your only qualms with Morrowind were gameplay details like that you'll have no problem with Skyrim. It might still feel a bit overwhelming but whether that's good or bad depends on who's playing. The vastness and freedom of the games is part of what I love, but things like slow movement, missing most of your attacks, everything including money having a weight, having to read books worth of dialogue to know where to go and what to do, those are things you don't really have to worry about anymore, so it's easier to get into.

tl;dr = TES after Morrowind is much easier to dive into, which is part of why I ended up sticking with Oblivion for so long.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby redandblack64 » October 21st, 2011, 10:57 am

Like reverendjack, I came across this series by accident when my oldest brother got an Xbox. Morrowind was fun because you could exploit the game mechanics without even hacking. The setting/world it took place in was the strongest thing about the game. The characters and storytelling, not so much. Then there's the uncanny valley problem; to me and lot of others (Yahtzee, for instance), the characters seem kinda stiff and unnatural animation-wise. If Skyrim can tackle these issues, I may buy it for the PS3, if I ever get one.

I'm on the fence about whether to catch up on Oblivion, though.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Extreme5000 » October 21st, 2011, 2:43 pm

Shut up, I have my opinions.

I'd like to say, screw you all. :P
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Seven Rain » October 21st, 2011, 5:24 pm

TerminalMontage wrote:I'm selling my 3DS on ebay and using some of that money to get this.

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B... But Mario Kart... And other stuff...
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Darmanarya » October 21st, 2011, 10:29 pm

one thing i really am looking forward too is the fact that argonians and kajjiits dont look like they just came outta Frankenstein's lab. in oblivion it looked like they just slapped the head on human bodies
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby YakkitySax » October 25th, 2011, 5:05 pm

Oh gosh oh gosh.. Morrowind was my life years ago!

The problem was that I had to make two saves because eventually I would get distracted and go off to do things I wasn't supposed to. For example:

Me: -in thieves guild-
Guild guy: Welcome to the guild, bro.
Me: Thanks bro!
Guild guy: Now, don't steal anythi-
Me: -takes guild spoon-
Me: -runs like hell-

or.

Me: -standing next to wall covered in armor and weapons-
Guard: -stares at me and walks away-
Guard: -comes back 3 seconds later-
Me: -standing next to wall not covered in armor and weapons-

I did stuff like that all the time... or I would just randomly kill people and claim their house as mine, only to find out later I kind of needed them for a quest. So I had the "dur dur dur, I'mma derp around" save and the one where I actually did what I was supposed to..

Excited for Skyrim though. :D
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Darmanarya » October 25th, 2011, 5:19 pm

LOL! I had the same. one for serious and one for cheats and massacres. It was THE LIFE!
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby reverendjack » October 25th, 2011, 7:01 pm

the best thing about oblivion for me was the Force Push mod.. . . ... oh god, yes...
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby RyoSoulreaper » November 10th, 2011, 2:53 pm

Guess who is going to the Midnight release of Skyrim?
This guy.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby ApaFox » November 10th, 2011, 3:14 pm

RyoSoulreaper wrote:Guess who is going to the Midnight release of Skyrim?
This guy.


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I donno if I could get any game at the moment. DAMN YOU REAL LIFE!
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby FlamboyantNonsense » November 10th, 2011, 3:49 pm

Preordered the game in January when at first possible. I live in the US. It's a game from a US Dev.

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^mfw aussies got it first.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Seven Rain » November 10th, 2011, 6:36 pm

RyoSoulreaper wrote:Guess who is going to the Midnight release of Skyrim?
This guy.

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And this guy. I want to talk my friends into wearing the cloaks they wore during their Black Metal show at Vaudeville.
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Re: The Elder Scrolls

Postby Darmanarya » November 10th, 2011, 7:40 pm

10 pm party at gamestops near me. SO going. even dressing up a little. and about the force push mod? FUS ROH DAH!
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