ITT: Best games for escaping reality
Pretty good one too.
One of the coziest spots ever.
Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.
Fuck Skyrim. This game is a part of me and I love it so much.
Can someone explain the appeal of Morrowind to me. I have it and I want to play it badly because the story is supposed to be fucking amazing, but I just can't get into it because the gameplay seems horrible.
Build your own 'reality.'
Welp, there you go OP. You have to play Mass Effect.
1. The setting is much more creative. It's really unlike any other fantasy world that I'm aware of.
2. It's a bit more slow paced, but it becomes relaxing once you get used to it.
3. It lets you explore and discover things for yourself with no handholding. There was a quest that involved finding a sunken shrine in the ocean which nobody knew about until almost a decade after it was released.
4. For many of us, it was the first real open world game.
That said, you need to install an overhaul along with it. The base game has no distant scenery, so it's like you're always walking in heavy fog. I recommend this: