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I love this game and can't stop playing. Anyone else? I want to play with uber on!! Is anyone able to play with it on at 2560x1600?
I do. 2560X1600 Uber ON.

Love the game, doing my second playthrough.
    
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I do. 2560X1600 Uber ON.

Love the game, doing my second playthrough.
Holy Uber-Rig, dude. What's your performance like with Uber Ultra spec?
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Agreed - don't post the ending without hiding the text, please.
Are you talking to me? I didn't 'post the ending' in any way I just said I thought it was weak.
    
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Are you talking to me? I didn't 'post the ending' in any way I just said I thought it was weak.
Sorry, my mistake. I stopped reading your post after the first sentence because I haven't completed Iorveth's side yet and then I saw the spoiler alert below it so I figured your post was a spoiler.

I have, however, completed Roche's path twice (tried to go with Iorveth my second outing and I just couldn't bring myself to betray my buddy Roche) and I assure you it is awesome. It places Geralt in a much more tenuous and unique political position than going with Saskia, which from what I've seen so far is pretty much generic Fantasy fare. I'm in Vergen now and it is gorgeous, but I've been down this plot-line a thousand times before in every LoTR clone on my bookshelf. Roche's is more like the path less traveled - a refreshing change of pace for me.

Both paths drop you in Loc Muinne, though, so no matter what you're going to be disappointed when the credits roll
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Sorry, my mistake. I stopped reading your post after the first sentence because I haven't completed Iorveth's side yet and then I saw the spoiler alert below it so I figured your post was a spoiler.

I have, however, completed Roche's path twice (tried to go with Iorveth my second outing and I just couldn't bring myself to betray my buddy Roche) and I assure you it is awesome. It places Geralt in a much more tenuous and unique political position than going with Saskia, which from what I've seen so far is pretty much generic Fantasy fare. I'm in Vergen now and it is gorgeous, but I've been down this plot-line a thousand times before in every LoTR clone on my bookshelf. Roche's is more like the path less traveled - a refreshing change of pace for me.

Both paths drop you in Loc Muinne, though, so no matter what you're going to be disappointed when the credits roll
Iorveth side is better in my opinion.
    
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ive only gone through iorveth sides so far, but it is definately NOT your standard fantasy fair. It is much deeper and more political, and way more backstabbing.
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ive only gone through iorveth sides so far, but it is definately NOT your standard fantasy fair. It is much deeper and more political, and way more backstabbing.
Lol, your opinion is duly noted. I wonder what you mean by "more" political and "more" backstabbing, though. More than what? Not the side you haven't played through yet, I hope.
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I do. 2560X1600 Uber ON.

Love the game, doing my second playthrough.
Yeah, with more money dumped into graphics cards than ive dumped into my entire rig

It chokes pretty hard with one 6970, i think that 2 could do it with no AA.
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Anyone know how to get the DLC? I registered the game on Steam, and nothing D:. I can't get my DLC D: !

Also I wonder how a 460 sli do o_o.
     
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Lol, your opinion is duly noted. I wonder what you mean by "more" political and "more" backstabbing, though. More than what? Not the side you haven't played through yet, I hope.
more political and more backstabbing than your typical fantasy story, posted by another person in the thread.

And even though you are fighting for freedom, the end is far from your fantasy fairy tale ending where everything is all hobbits and cake. Most stories say you killed the bad guy and everything is great afterwards, not really in TW2. Its more realistic to what would really happen. You created a land that is free, but has no rules, no government, and no means of sustaining itself and the people turn to banditry and other things. atleast it did for me because Stennis died. Turns out things stayed pretty much the same, oppression simply came from something else. And i wouldnt have had it any other way.

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