Skyrim vs. Oblivion – A Graphical Comparison (Infographic)
Based on the E3 demo video and the more recent Gamescom screenshots, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will look fantastic. But to truly appreciate the game’s visuals, we need to look back at The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, released in 2006, and see the technological and artistic improvements the past five years have had on the series.
To that end, we put together this infographic comparing the faces of the different races of The Elder Scrolls, then and now.
What did we learn while doing so?
Apart from the fact that bloom was way overused in Oblivion, the people of Skyrim look 100% more menacing. It seems like everyone in The Elder Scrolls V will be a jerk.