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Originally Posted by Mudfrog;13572641 
Didn't get to play last night frown.gif

Had a softball game and when I got home the wife was doing her school work. The nerve of her! Thats what the laptop is for biggrin.gif

Anyway I did check my driver version and I was only on 11.4, I could have swore I updated to 11.5 but I guess not. I'm hoping 11.5 will take care of my ridiculously low gpu usage.

Um I have a way different card(s) but both of mine pretty much run at 99%. I have everything on high (except for blur since it makes me motion sick and the uberfyourgpu), some popping and slowness at times but fairly smooth. It did crash real bad one time but I think that was more of windows update doing things in the background. 11.5 seems to be OK. Maybe turning XFire off or switching the .exe to dirt2.exe will help...

I have been taking it pretty slow until the next driver comes out which is allegedly in the next few days. It sucks it wasn't perfect to start but at least AMD have been pretty vocal about, were working on it real fast, itll be here soon, all is well, ect...

Kind of refreshing that it is absolutely raping a majority of the computers out there which a "state of the art" game should do. Not to mention that it is fun to play, has an entertaining story, sweet kills, an anti-hero and naked women. Really cant ask for much more than that.
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Originally Posted by Xiorath;13573019 
92 on metacritic with a user average of 9.0 out of 400 user ratings? thats WHATSUP!
No joke, wonder if that 92 will go up or down once the big reviewers publish their reviews though. No word yet from IGN/Gamestop/Eurogamer.
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Anybody have issues with the DLC stuck in a download loop?

Both Troll trouble and the Amazon bonus just keeps downloading, verifying and just starting over.

Able to play the game but stopping in Flotsam for the DLC.
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Fry's here in CA is selling Witcher 2 for $35 and I picked up the last in stock at our local store. First off, the standard box edition ROCKS! It comes bundled with:
a printed standard manual
a printed map
a printed exhaustive quest guide
an audio CD of the soundtrack (72 min)
a DVD of trailers and development stuff
a parchment note containing a coin, for which I've yet to figure out (didn't play the first installment)
a set of paper folding figures
a 10% off evga coupon for a gtx 550 or 560 series card, ti included, purchased through evga (SLI anyone?)

Plus upon install, which took a good 15 minutes, the DRM warned me that I have UNLIMITED installs remaining for any computer.

Not only that, in game it looks as good as the trailers (well, at least for the parts that I've played). Runs very well on my rig using nearly 100% settings, as others have noted. Zero problems, joy only. Too bad I also have a life....wife, kids, job, etc.

I also got that same DLC problem where it cycles endlessly on the troll content...not worried about that as of yet.
Edited by *AcidBath* - 5/20/11 at 9:33am
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I'm at Flotsam wondering if I should continue or just skip the DLC quest.

Wow 35 is great. Pre-ordered mine on Amazon with the 10 dollar GC offer.

Must play more.
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Originally Posted by *AcidBath*;13574465 
I also got that same DLC problem where it cycles endlessly on the troll content...not worried about that as of yet.

The DLC is obviously trolling you.
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go to the witcher homepage and head to the FAQ section, im pretty sure they posted a fix for the download problem of the DLC.
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Name it dirt2, dude. It's been posted a million times.

Doesn't work for me... Flickers like a son of a...
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Originally Posted by evilferret;13574004 
Anybody have issues with the DLC stuck in a download loop?

Both Troll trouble and the Amazon bonus just keeps downloading, verifying and just starting over.

Able to play the game but stopping in Flotsam for the DLC.

Supposedly you are supposed to run the patcher.exe file in the install directory but it didn't fix the issue for me.

I am holding off on playing the game for now until the full patch comes out and allows Eyefinity to work. I have to play the game in windowed mode.
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Well got an email back from them (CD Project), guess the DLC servers are down?

Doesn't make sense since I know I re downloaded that file multiple times. My network usage shows data being received.

Yep the patcher does squat for me too.

Anybody else annoyed by the lack of 16:10 aspect ratio? We need a patch for that.

Love the game but I guess I should have expected this (at least its not as bad as the Witcher 1 release).

Anybody want to start a pool when the "Enchanced" Witcher 2 will be out?
Edited by evilferret - 5/20/11 at 11:21am
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