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Would this game be better with an xbox 360 controller or keyboard and mouse?
One reason I love this game is because it works incredibly well with both. It's entirely up to you / based off preference.
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Is it worth replaying the original so that I can have an awesome save-game for the second? I've put some hours into it but it's not nearly as fun when you know what's coming.
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Just got this game and wow. This game is freaken awesome. Tried to stay away from RPGs (busy as hell) but this got me hooked lol
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Just got this game and wow. This game is freaken awesome. Tried to stay away from RPGs (busy as hell) but this got me hooked lol
Be prepared to say goodbye to real life for a while...
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Anyone out there using an AMD card?

I don't see any options to change the gfx settings in-game. I'm trying to use Radeon Pro to force a profile... the game looks gorgeous, but my textures don't look as nice as the screenshots & some of the vids I've seen.

This is my first time using Radeon Pro... is there anything else I need to do other than pointing to the witcher2.exe file and choosing the settings I want on the profile for that game??? I hit Apply but honestly don't see any difference... and the Radeon Pro FPS counter is clocking 60-80 fps... so I'm pretty sure I'm not playing Ultra :-)
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Anyone out there using an AMD card?

I don't see any options to change the gfx settings in-game. I'm trying to use Radeon Pro to force a profile... the game looks gorgeous, but my textures don't look as nice as the screenshots & some of the vids I've seen.

This is my first time using Radeon Pro... is there anything else I need to do other than pointing to the witcher2.exe file and choosing the settings I want on the profile for that game??? I hit Apply but honestly don't see any difference... and the Radeon Pro FPS counter is clocking 60-80 fps... so I'm pretty sure I'm not playing Ultra :-)
Tw2 isn't that demanding a game if you aren using uber. And I wouldn't know about that program, never heard of it.
     
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Anyone out there using an AMD card?

I don't see any options to change the gfx settings in-game. I'm trying to use Radeon Pro to force a profile... the game looks gorgeous, but my textures don't look as nice as the screenshots & some of the vids I've seen.

This is my first time using Radeon Pro... is there anything else I need to do other than pointing to the witcher2.exe file and choosing the settings I want on the profile for that game??? I hit Apply but honestly don't see any difference... and the Radeon Pro FPS counter is clocking 60-80 fps... so I'm pretty sure I'm not playing Ultra :-)
You have to change the graphic settings from the options menu in the launcher. There isn't any graphic settings in-game.

Personally, I do not like Radeon Pro. I have not had any better luck forcing other profiles for TW2. Latest official AMD drivers/profiles have TW2 included.
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found it on sale
i'm not that impressed
the graphics are hyped up way too much
playing at max everything with uber sampling on and the game looks better in screenshots than actual
DX9 is holding it back... pretty game though but not to the hype it deserves
control wise i think this is meant to be a console game...
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found it on sale
i'm not that impressed
the graphics are hyped up way too much
playing at max everything with uber sampling on and the game looks better in screenshots than actual
DX9 is holding it back... pretty game though but not to the hype it deserves
control wise i think this is meant to be a console game...
Most 3rd person RPGs have the feeling, though I quite like the game on PC. I'm surprised you find the graphics over hyped, they're better than metro 2033 and battlefield bad company 2, maybe dx11 high texture Crysis. The only thing I might like better is Crysis with realistic mod and ruffle high texture, but marginally. Games pretty great overall, gets better about 10 hours in.

Dx11 just add tessalation that might not be offered by hardware itself. It's not that big a leg up. Look at it in even Stalker CoP or M2033, not really noticeable. It still uses much of dx9, so I'm honestly not that impressed. They couldve used better textures is the only other thing but that would have killed performance even more.
     
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So patch 2.0 looks INSANE
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