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Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion - Game of the Year

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GF Rating
8.5

11129 ratings

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GF Rating
4

Weak

Was fun until it glitched and I didn't care anymor

posted by mxchickmagnet86 (HAWTHORNE, CA) Apr 5, 2011

Member since Apr 2011

I was having fun but about 4 story missions in one of the NPCs would not follow me which makes the mission impossible. I loaded and retried this 3 times and it still didn't work at which point I didn't care anymore and returned it to gamefly.

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GF Rating
5

Fair

Oblivion, Elder Scrolls IV

posted by Kennelmout (SALT LAKE CITY, UT) Dec 30, 2010

Member since Dec 2010

This game is terrible. I had been playing another Bethesda game, Fallout 3, for a while and absolutely loved it. Since Oblivion had such amazing reviews I thought I'd give it a shot. Well, I have to say that I was seriously disappointed. I can't begin to imagine how the reviews are positive. Oblivion is just like Fallout 3 in many ways. In fact it seems like it IS fallout 3 with different maps and weapons, and a differently stylized menu. But the graphics seem worse to me, the menu is horrendous and aggravating to use. The gameplay control stinks; it reminds me of playing Doom on Windows '95.

It's as if Bethesda was sitting around one day, and said "how could we make something like Fallout 3, but crappier?" No...no it's like the Bethesda team let their little brothers come in and make a game, and Oblivion is what came out...pun intended.

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

Enjoying but frustrating

posted by giblet (MURRYSVILLE, PA) Mar 9, 2010

Member since Mar 2007

Well considering the disc i received was damaged to the point i couldnt play it i didnt get the full expierience. However in the fleeting hour or so i could play it, i thoroughly enjoyed the game.

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