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The sig rig is what I would like to game on when the gaming PC isn't around. What sort of good games can this puppy handle?

It is also a touch screen, something new and exciting that uses touch would be pretty kewl too. I'm honestly thinking of going with wildtangent to play games. I thought they were cool back then.

Any ideas? I've grown up on gaming...I'm not looking for a "refresh of a classic game under a different skin." So things like peggle or like peggle is something I'm not interested in anymore.

Cheers on input!
Edited by Domino - 4/26/11 at 8:41pm
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the words intel HD graphics bring terror to my mind.
what's and intel HD graphics R2, never heard of that before, do you have any links?

if this pc is what I think it is, then it cant really handle anything above, say, Red Alert 2.
   
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Very minimal, you can run cs:s and tf2 at the lowest settings smoothly (with configs). I had some trouble with minecraft with Intel HD Graphics.
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the words intel HD graphics bring terror to my mind.
what's and intel HD graphics R2, never heard of that before, do you have any links?

if this pc is what I think it is, then it cant really handle anything above, say, Red Alert 2.
Haha, its just the GPU in the mobile version of the i3.

I used to be a huge CnC fan. I've played through pretty much all of them. Thanks for the suggestion though.

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Very minimal, you can run cs:s and tf2 at the lowest settings smoothly (with configs). I had some trouble with minecraft with Intel HD Graphics.
Really? I remember the 965 chipsets weren't able to? Besides that ice map...wow, I can't remember its name..... WHOA....

holy crap...is it ever. I'm actually really freakin impressed. :O


My fav game right now is CoH. DO you think it'll run CoH?
Edited by Domino - 4/26/11 at 8:53pm
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You can play COD MW2 low settings at an average of 26 fps http://www.engadget.com/2010/01/25/i...for-video-med/

That means you can play some less demanding and older games like
STALKER Shadow of chernobyl, Oblivion, Morrowind, GTA San Andreas at 30fps or higher on low settings.


It can also run crysis at 5 fps

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Haha, its just the GPU in the mobile version of the i3.

I used to be a huge CnC fan. I've played through pretty much all of them. Thanks for the suggestion though.



Really? I remember the 965 chipsets weren't able to? Besides that ice map...wow, I can't remember its name..... WHOA....

holy crap...is it ever. I'm actually really freakin impressed. :O


My fav game right now is CoH. DO you think it'll run CoH?
Probably, I wouldn't count on it being high frames. I managed to get 90 in surf maps on big servers, 60 or so in certain d2 pubs (assuming its not a 32/32 or 40/40.

You will need casey's config or so for source games.
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Play Dwarf Fortress.

Make a small map and turn off weather. Don't let the animals breed in the dining room! This game got my C2D laptop so hot once things started filling up the screen.
    
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