This game has the worst combat of any current gen game I own or have played, I don't think fixing unfair kill cams will solve that for me.
As already mentioned it's the inability to avoid the execution that's irritating. I'll be side strafing an NPC but it doesn't matter because the moment they initiate an attack it checks if an execution can occur, decides whether or not to do it and if yes, executes it. Even if you would easily have dodged the attack normally.
It kind of ruins playthroughs when the focus is being vulnerable and trying to avoid blows but you can't avoid the executions. I'd find low hp melee runs quite fun if that weren't the case.
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DahlVaughnni posted...Yo have reared your inexperienced head. No one uses 2000 armor, the cap is much smaller than that. Meaning that anyone and everyone can reach the cap, easily, at a low level, without any glitches or loops. You just aren't good enough is all.
You do realize that Kill Cams ignore armor, right? If the attack would kill you without armor on, it has a chance to initiate a Kill Cam. It doesn't matter what armor you have, if you get hit with one, you might as well not be wearing any. That's why Kill Cams are so deadly on Master, because without any armor mitigation, that double damage taken really skyrockets the threshold for a Kill Cam.
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To all the people saying I'm not good, or should turn the difficulty down:
I've gone through every guild + the MQ + Dawnguard + Dragonborn on Master. I've died around 4-6 times in that time without any potions. You wanna know how each time? Of course, executions.
They are an annoyance and everyone gets them, and when you do, you will think it's BS. My skill has nothing to do with a broken gameplay mechanic.
You do realize that Kill Cams ignore armor, right?
No, I didn't. Oh wait, it's in the second sentence from the post you just quoted. Reading is your friend.
D The few times I've been killcam'd were all very motivational. Nothing sweeter than killing a guy that killed you.
I hope God speaks English. If I get up to heaven and have to point at a menu, I'm gonna be pissed.
It annoys me, sure, especially when I take one hit down from 2/3rd's health and then instantaneously get locked into a kill move after said hit connected. Or when I happen to skip a beat in my dual casting and a dragon locks a ballsy yet hapless villager into a killmove because they're too damn stupid to stand anywhere but right below their gaping maws.
I can't really say C simply because it's my choice to play on Master, but it would be nice if I could count on wearing some non-uber armor while having the chance to fire off a heal when my health gets in the danger zone. NPC killcams as they are now make about as much sense as a FF boss blasting you down to low health with a signature power attack and then instantly casting the same attack before you even remotely have a chance to fire off a heal, under the mentality of 'lol u'd of died anyway.' No, I wouldn't have.
I also wouldn't mind as much if I didn't have to sit through - no exaggeration - two-minute reload screens every time this happens.
Simple questions deserve long-winded answers that no one will bother to read.
I don't know how I do it but if they activate the kill cam I can avoid it. It's a battle of kill cams.
Overall, though C.
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Tequila_Shot posted...You do realize that Kill Cams ignore armor, right?
Why should I read what you wrote when I can ignore it and pretend you're an idiot?
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