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http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2011...unced-sort-of/
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In the hope of seizing what seems to be a well-guarded military secret, Operation Magnitude is launched. A small group of Special Forces and Researchers are sent to a Mediterranean island deep behind enemy lines.” No tech details as such, but there’s some minimum specs: Intel Core i5 or AMD Athlon Phenom X4 or faster, Shader 3 graphics card, DX10 support minimum.

Goodness! It’s also due “2012″. More information on this when we get it, and I’ve posted the “fact sheet” below.
Considering the last Arma game spanked my rig like an unruly child, I'm terrified to see what this one will do
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Yay, Exclusive PC gaming is coming back strong. IM so freaking amazed by The Witcher 2. It makes Dragon Age 2 look like a cheap imitation.
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I can still only max ARMA 2 out at 25-30FPS. I hope they do a better optimization job with this one.
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I posted this in the PC Gaming forum about the AI and voice commands being utter crap in ARMA II. They really need to fix that.
Me: "Heal that wounded soldier."
AI: Roger.
*AI proceeds to find every corner, tree, rock, and shrub to hide behind before going to heal the soldier 15 feet away, so he ends up bleeding out and dying*


The first one chokes up my 5850 when I try to max the viewing distance. It's a pretty graphically intensive game. Perhaps it's time to move on up to a 6950 and unlock that pig.
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I would be interested if Arma II didn't suck and BF3 didn't have a release date.
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Originally Posted by frickfrock99 View Post


http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2011...unced-sort-of/


Considering the last Arma game spanked my rig like an unruly child, I'm terrified to see what this one will do
Bring it on! Never played Arma before.
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Please please please fix up the AI and voices. Otherwise, I love it (even though I still can't fly a chopper properly). At least let us play as aussies this time round....
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Im still loving arma 2 oa. I cant wait for this.
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I'm going to buy another keyboard and SLI it together with my existing keyboard so that I have enough buttons for all the controls

Is an i5 better then my q6600?
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I was gonna watch some Pr0n but I think thoughts of ARMA 3 shall suffice
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