Originally Posted by Pessimeister
It is subjective, sure. But when you've conquered the Arena at second or so level in vanilla-non modded Oblivion, I think the silly odious existence of level scaling will really become apparent to you. The almost inherent lack of variance in challenge within such a system simply isn't particularly enjoyable, at least for me. It also potentially diminishes the joy of exploration, for you know what you find won't be especially interesting.
But seriously, I can't believe anyone would try to make a positive argument in favour of level scaling in a thread based on a fantastic overhaul mod that simply annihilates that system.