Originally Posted by guenthar
I think they should do what they did with New Vegas and have a realism mode where things degrade, you need to eat and drink, etc. I can understand why people would want it or not want it and having it is the next step up from what rpgs are. Whether a player wants realism or not really all depends on their preference rather then it needing to be a necessity for the game.
PS. Degradation of weapons/armor would be over time till they brake and having a chance of losing durability or the equipment all together when you try to repair after it brakes.