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Skyrim gets two screens

Skyrim gets two screens

Bethesda has released through its facebook page two new screenshots of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Be sure to get more about the game during E3.

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Commented on 2011-06-05 01:48:45
Hmm. Environments look decent. Character models not so great.
Commented on 2011-06-05 01:53:44
take into the consideration the scope of the game though and we should be in for a treat
Commented on 2011-06-05 01:53:54
Character detail looks very bad, face looks normal this time compared to Oblivion.
I do believe this is one of those games that has "screenshots is bad, looks bnetter in gameplay motion" scenario.

But, if they can make the gameplay fun and nail the combat and character customization, great.

I already know the music will deliver as usual (Jeremy Soule is awesome)
Commented on 2011-06-05 02:27:06 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Character detail looks very bad, face looks normal this time compared to Oblivion.
I do believe this is one of those games that has "screenshots is bad, looks bnetter in gameplay motion" scenario.

But, if they can make the gameplay fun and nail the combat and character customization, great.

I already know the music will deliver as usual (Jeremy Soule is awesome)
QFT
Commented on 2011-06-05 02:50:14
Gfx are not so impressive
Commented on 2011-06-05 02:56:28
Excited as hell for this! I can't get into fantasy games like DAO, or TW2(though I'm still trying), so I'm eagerly anticipating Skyrim as there's something about Bethesda's open-world design that so easily grips me.
Commented on 2011-06-05 04:37:29
This loos awesome to me....far far better than Oblivion
Commented on 2011-06-05 05:33:02
the oblivion models were pretty awful, and the game play was weak, so far things look to be a huge upgrade, so i'm excited. Hopefully with improved combat and improved leveling system, they'll take top dog again.
Commented on 2011-06-05 08:15:33 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Character detail looks very bad, face looks normal this time compared to Oblivion.
Well, even with not enough detail is ok for me. Miles better than the fugly Oblivion models. :)
Commented on 2011-06-05 08:55:30 In reply to Seth
Posted by Ronsauce
Excited as hell for this! I can't get into fantasy games like DAO, or TW2(though I'm still trying), so I'm eagerly anticipating Skyrim as there's something about Bethesda's open-world design that so easily grips me.
I can't get into DA O because its not a lone wolf gameplay.
I dont want to keep managing my own and the rest of the characters constantly, and babysit the AI.

I am glad games like this, Kingdom of Amaleur even Witcher (which I cant play) is about being solo lone wolf, great stuff.
Posted by Seth
Well, even with not enough detail is ok for me. Miles better than the fugly Oblivion models. :)
Definitely man, by far.
I am just hoping the character customization for the faces is good and they actually add good beards this time (not like the exagerated Dragon Age lol).
A fantasy game without beards, silly lol
Commented on 2011-06-05 09:33:07
Characters are fine, Looks better than expected. Just hope the gameplay has improved, Oblivion was stiff as hell. Still managed to be awesome though so I'm looking forward
Commented on 2011-06-05 10:23:42
Trolls and mamoths?! Amazing screenshot.
Commented on 2011-06-05 10:32:47
Christ some people are picky.. looks ace
But is it true the leveling system is scaling like oblivion? if so thats enough to make me not play it.. the leveling system of oblivion was absolute shyt and ruined the game for me.
Commented on 2011-06-05 10:59:21
Does anyone know what version this is? (PC/360/PS3)

I would love to see some pc pics on max settings.
Commented on 2011-06-05 11:17:07 In reply to gow_fan
Posted by gow_fan
Gfx are not so impressive
Yeah hopefully gameplay video will be better
Commented on 2011-06-05 11:44:53
Much MUCH more here. Check user 'Bigkabuto''s two posts for them

http://forum.xboxworld.nl/showthread.php?p=4268706...
Commented on 2011-06-05 12:02:23
Reminds me of Age of Conan ^^
Commented on 2011-06-05 12:52:25 In reply to IIGrayFoxII
Posted by IIGrayFoxII
Does anyone know what version this is? (PC/360/PS3)

I would love to see some pc pics on max settings.
Yeah, me too.
Those pics look a bit sketchy, but at least faces look more realistic, wonder if the animations are better.
Commented on 2011-06-05 13:05:34
Looking forward to spending another 100hours+ on this over the course of a few months :D
Commented on 2011-06-05 13:40:01
GOTY right here for me.
Commented on 2011-06-05 14:10:41
Everyone should see the new scans; they show how awesome the game looks from a visual standpoint. Much better than the screens above.
Commented on 2011-06-05 14:36:06
The mammoths have Guile hairstyles!!
Commented on 2011-06-05 15:46:58
^Thanks for that Kroz. I'm going to have Guile's Theme playing in my head whenever I have to fight them.
Commented on 2011-06-05 16:54:32
Looks great to me. Nothing says bad about those graphics, imo. Especially considering the scale...
Commented on 2011-06-05 17:10:41
yay another open empty world game
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