There's a ton of info pouring in, but it seems nobody has thought to build the basics. Does anyone want to give building this New Player Help page a try? It should point to the basics of combat, weapons, quest, companions, etc. A Getting Started tips of sort.
Ok I put together a preliminary guide on the New Player Help page here:
Ofc more will be added as the game gets figured out a little more, if anyone has any other opening tidbits please add them to the page!