We’ve also realized that with the millions upon millions of people playing Skyrim, we need to treat our updates with greater care. If we get too aggressive trying to fix a minor issue, we run a risk of breaking something larger in a game like this. To be safe, we are prioritizing code side fixes right now over data fixes.
Source here. So that’s good news, because – let me tell you – the complete lack of magic/elemental resistance is only barely overshadowed by the fact Lydia seems to have gotten stupider. Not following me through doors? C’mon, guys. 😦 She used to always follow me through doors!
That said, I still love the game, and little things like these are 1. why I usually wait a year to play these games, and 2. fixed before you know it.
Meanwhile, I have both contracted and cured Lycanthropy of myself (it was in character to do it), lead a one-man assault on the Thalmor Embassy (a successful one, I might add…stupid pointy-eared jerks), and experienced “Skyrim does the Hangover”. All in all, a full weekend.
Also, here’s a modern day bard singing about Dovahkiin.