Differences Between Oblivion and Skyrim?

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2 years ago#1
Jail times. I have a 20000 bounty in Oblivion? Jailed for 100 days! I dun care if you are the Emperor's pet. 20000 bounty in Skyrim? You get jailed for 9 days.

What do you guys have?
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2 years ago#2
Bump.
Over-encumbered in Oblivion, you can only turn.
In Skyrim, you move like a snail when over-encumbered.
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2 years ago#3
Friends,

In oblivion, that crazy Persuade mini game. You have to turn that dial to the right place. I could NEVER tell if Argonions were smiling or frowning.

Its nice that went away. Thank you for sharing.
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2 years ago#4
Magic and archery were useless in Oblivion. No way to beat it without going straight melee. Now in Skyrim both magic and archery surpass melee.
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2 years ago#5
Something I actually miss from Oblivion, enemies gear lvling with you. I actually liked going into a dungeon and fighting people who had glass or daedric armor.

Also kinda miss creating spells
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2 years ago#6
VB-EthanH posted...
Magic and archery were useless in Oblivion. No way to beat it without going straight melee. Now in Skyrim both magic and archery surpass melee.


Lolwut?

Magic in Skyrim sucks at higher difficulties, your spells don't scale and only tickle the enemies while using up stupid amounts of Magicka.

Oblivion let you create spells that could blow up a whole city...

Also, melee is completely broken in Skyrim to the point where melee >>>>> everything else.

And in Oblivion melee was capped so you can only do 35 dmg, Skyrim's melee has NO cap...

Not sure if srs or just troll...
2 years ago#7
Friends,

one word:

JUMPING!!!!

boots of spring heel jak..and your jumping skills, I could jump a mile.

thank you.
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2 years ago#8
drclaeys posted...
Friends,

In oblivion, that crazy Persuade mini game. You have to turn that dial to the right place. I could NEVER tell if Argonions were smiling or frowning.

Its nice that went away. Thank you for sharing.


Hey drclaeys, fancy meeting you here :D
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2 years ago#9
Do we only have to list one thing for each? I could write a friggin novel on the subject.
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2 years ago#10
Bounties are distinct between the nine holds in Skyrim.
Skyrim has only three attributes (Health, Magicka and Stamina).
You can be a Werewolf/ Vampire Lord in Skyrim.
You can marry people in Skyrim.
You can dual-wield in Skyrim.

And a more personal one: The Thieves Guild questline got harder and the DB questline got easier.
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