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Skyrim Patch 1.5 Live

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DaveKinetic
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 12:52
New features as well as bug fixes

Last month Bethesda revealed the latest planned patch for http://www.trueachievements.com/Skyrim-xbox-360.htm was currently in the beta testing stage. Not only did the patch contain another large list of bug fixes, but it also contained some new features such as new animations and improved visuals.

A trailer was even released showcasing some of the updates:
http://www.gametrailers.com/video/update-1-5-elder-scrolls/7...

Patch 1.5 is now live and will be available to download the next time your fire up your copy of the game.

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Last post: 26 Aug at 09:13
Posted on 05 April 12 at 12:53
Finally I can finish up that Companion's quest
Tyhonpholus
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Last post: 24 Jan 13 at 15:47
Posted on 05 April 12 at 12:55
Did they fix any dragon bugs? I couldn't find that specifically.
Selkirk16
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Last post: 12 Aug at 14:26
Posted on 05 April 12 at 12:55
I've completed this game but still great to hear Bethesda are still working on making this gem the best experience for everyone. Oh, and DLC! DLC!
Tyhonpholus
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Last post: 24 Jan 13 at 15:47
Posted on 05 April 12 at 12:59
I still think oblivion was better. Too me it really seems like a realistic world where magic is happening and Skyrim seems more like a history chapter of a fictional world. The Dragons although buggy are very awesome but the entire story line was too cheesy / cliche. I was very suprised that the 'fighters guild' turned out to be the werewolf cult but the whole werewolve thing should have been processed better.
Anywho oblivion seems more like work that done. Hence I do not classify this game as a gem but like a real piece of art.
Aesop Blood
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Last post: 14 Feb 13 at 18:54
Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:19
Tyhonpholus said:I still think oblivion was better. Too me it really seems like a realistic world where magic is happening and Skyrim seems more like a history chapter of a fictional world. The Dragons although buggy are very awesome but the entire story line was too cheesy / cliche. I was very suprised that the 'fighters guild' turned out to be the werewolf cult but the whole werewolve thing should have been processed better.
Anywho oblivion seems more like work that done. Hence I do not classify this game as a gem but like a real piece of art.
Hey keep spoilers to a minimum. Some people have yet to play the game, and would really appreciate if you didn't spoil a thing facepalm
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HeyMrBassman
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:45, Edited on 05 April 12 at 13:51 by HeyMrBassman
@Aesop Blood - while I 100% agree with what you're saying, you can limit your exposure to spoilers by avoiding and not reading these comments for games that have been out a while. As an experienced spoiler dodger myself, I can totally recommend it. smile

Back on topic - Even though I have 1000/1000, I still intend to delve back in and do some of the non-achievement guilds and quests. It's lovely to see Bethesda is more interested in fixing bugs than releasing DLC. Bioware, please take note, I would have much preferred to import my Mass Effect 2 face rather than have the option of day 1 DLC to buy.
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Kinases
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Last post: 19 Dec 12 at 23:37
Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:50
I haven't played Skyrim in a couple months now, but I have been itching to get back into it...might fire it up today and take a look at the new features!
Zacry072
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Last post: 02 Jul at 10:26
Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:52
I wonder if they've fixed my "Waking Nightmare" quest yet. Doubt it. I love that they're still improving the game but I want some DLC! TAKE ME TO MORROWIND!
DaveKinetic
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:54
Zacry072 said:I wonder if they've fixed my "Waking Nightmare" quest yet.It was confirmed in the list of fixes.
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Last post: 23 Jul at 18:12
Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:54
HeyMrBassman said:I would have much preferred to import my Mass Effect 2 face rather than have the option of day 1 DLC to buy.To be fair, that particular issue is because of EA's policy on always having DLC to include in the special edition
blkalleykat
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Last post: 11 Jun 12 at 12:11
Posted on 05 April 12 at 13:58
Hopefully some people can finish up some quests with this new patch
Tanelorn82
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:00
doh ! I wanted to reach 100 in smiting before the patch. I guess I'll do it offline.
wiirule111
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Last post: 28 Aug at 07:40
Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:06
I'm glad i didnt buy this game on launch, because it seem that this game needed alot of bug fix to be fully playable.
I hate buying unfinished beta games which takes up to 1 year to fix.
Witchblaide
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:16
Everyone who is waiting for DLC is
going to have to wait longer, DLC will be release around Christmas expect for patches first
Witchblaide
Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:20
So which to longer to fix, Skyrim or Battlefield 3?
Great to see the support we get from AAA titles.
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:25
Even with the bugs in the game it didn't make it unplayable for me. I never finished it though. To many other games on my list to do (mostly gears of war online). I figure when i do get back around to it most of the problems will be gone. And at least bethesda is still working to get it right.
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RikstaG
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Last post: 28 May 13 at 18:11
Posted on 05 April 12 at 14:35
I haven't touched Skyrim since I got all the achievements. I had to restart twice because of bugs. Good thing they're still patching things.
I'm probably bored right now.
DisguisedMike
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Posted on 05 April 12 at 15:08, Edited on 05 April 12 at 15:09 by DisguisedMike
Last week, Pete Hines, Bethesda's VP of PR and Marketing, said via twitter:

“Some things coming down the road in April for all you Rage and Skyrim fans. April is gonna have some cool news and surprises. Stay tuned.”

More info probably coming next week. smile
DeathBomMB007
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Last post: Yesterday at 19:38
Posted on 05 April 12 at 15:22
i am so glad i waited weeks to actually play the game i am really tempted now to go back and go through the game after Bethesda have finally fixed the game in the way it was intended lol so glad i waited for the final patch whoooop!
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