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damn real life getting in the way of my gaming. Only got about another hour worth of playing today after work.

People claiming the game is hack and slash, well yeah. If you put it on easy. They describe the difficulties pretty well, providing the type of gameplay each type of person wants.

Easy is basically you cutting through enemies like butter. normal requires you to work a little harder, and Hard makes you think about every move you make, otherwise you die.

I personally am loving it on hard, Each fight seems like it is stacked against you on it, and i dig that. It is 100% impossible to hack and slash your way though it on hard, unless you think that reloading your saves over and over until you get lucky enough to slash your way through them all.

Definately game of the year.
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how do I prevent my card from downclocking? only at the beginning at the barricade and my frames were halved. was normally getting 40. I've tried having gpuz running in the background. google told me to. tried setting power in control panel to maximum. besides restarting what can I do?
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User reveiws on metacritic are overwhelmingly positive. No professional reviews as of yet though, looks like they didn't send out pre-release copies.
most of the user review are trolls/fanboys/haters. i find it hard to believe nearly everyone who rated the game positive would all think that this game is 9/10 or 10/10 and those to rated it negatively all think its 0/10.
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B. I said this is meant to be played on a console with like a game pad.
If it was meant to be played on a console, they would have released it on consoles and not on PC. I don't know what makes you say that. Sure, the game doesn't have such complex controls that it would be impossible to play it on a controller, and the game does have gamepad support so you can play that way if you wish, but I've had no problems playing it with my keyboard and mouse, it feels fine. You can play it with either the keyboard and mouse, or with a controller. You have the power to choose, and either way works equally well. Doesn't that make it a PC game? I don't know of many console games that allow me to use a keyboard and mouse if I desire (without buying $100 aftermarket adapters, that is).


Anyway, CD Projekt has stated that it supports PC gaming and wants to treat PC gamers right. They announced that all DLC will be free (and that if they'll charge for anything, it will be a full expansion pack). That sounds like a PC game to me. If it was meant to be a console game, it would be on the Xbox right now, and there would already be a pack of 10 side quests available to purchase for 800 M$ points, and a pack of extra weapons for 400 M$ points.
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Can anyone explain to me why on a lot surfaces where tree's are around the shadows are like black dots? Sometimes the dots even show the characters faces when near the sun. I'm @ 1080P all settings are maxed out except ubersamping is disabled, is that why the shadows look like little black dots because ubersampling is disabled?
    
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Kinda overlooked it myself, but everything is pretty much in the journal.
ahh thanks so much!
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how do I prevent my card from downclocking? only at the beginning at the barricade and my frames were halved. was normally getting 40. I've tried having gpuz running in the background. google told me to. tried setting power in control panel to maximum. besides restarting what can I do?
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anyone?
What kind of downclocking are you getting? Downclocks to 2D and stays there until you restart? OC failed, drop clocks or up volts. Is it jumping back and forth between Max and Min 3d clocks it's getting too hot.
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Incredible game , im getting liquid smooth frame-rate (uber off although it is very enjoyable even at 35-45fps with uber on) and the game loads super smooth and is seamless on my system. I did run into an issue with no sound at first but i had to change it to 5.1 in my asus menu
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ok i'm stuck on a part.... how are you suppose to kill 6 guards at once it's so hard lol. dying so much. what's the best combo moves with signs. ugh normal seems a bit too hard, going with easy for a bit i guess. near impossible to beat 6 guys.... if two of them are armored tanks. only combo that worked was im able to get two traps off and kill a few guys before having low health, and somehow the armor dudes are super fast....
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