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I still love and play Shadowrun, anyone that hasn't played it should check it out. You can get it for 5 $ new on Amazon and get a free month of live.
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Not sure if I like this, while being able to play games like Halo and madden is great does this mean that companies will literally just not make a PC version and just give the xbox version to the PCs? Also I really really do not want to pay for live. After buying a $60 game I want multiplayer for free.
    
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if this was true whats the point? surely the graphics would run the same as on the xbox?

plus what if you have a PC less powerful than an xbox? (you would suck if you did but what if)
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This better not screwup the graphics for pc.
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what a great way to port a game to pc. now game devs will ignore PC gaming all together.
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Originally Posted by rob3342421 View Post
if this was true whats the point? surely the graphics would run the same as on the xbox?

plus what if you have a PC less powerful than an xbox? (you would suck if you did but what if)
oh hey heres a simple solution for that. DONT USE THE FEATURE.

wow, some people are still taking this in like, its being forced upon us as some new necessity to operating our PCs. now we MUST play xbox games on Windows 8, we have too. in fact, Windows 8 is a new Xbox360 game, its a new genre, Operating Platform. and the replay value is HUGE.

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i still cant see how this news hurts anyone.
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Funny news really. They said Windows 8 would go back to PC gaming. You PC elitist complained about console ports. Now you won't even get ports, you'll actually get the console games. MS is kicking you while you are down.
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Originally Posted by Zinxe View Post
Funny news really. They said Windows 8 would go back to PC gaming. You PC elitist complained about console ports. Now you won't even get ports, you'll actually get the console games. MS is kicking you while you are down.
Technically it's not a port if you're playing from the same copy.

Just sayin'.
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Technically it's not a port if you're playing from the same copy.

Just sayin'.
Haha I think he's saying the same thing
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Not sure if I like this, while being able to play games like Halo and madden is great does this mean that companies will literally just not make a PC version and just give the xbox version to the PCs? Also I really really do not want to pay for live. After buying a $60 game I want multiplayer for free.
That's what I'm scared of.

PC Gaming is weakening and this wouldn't help it. It would give another reason for publishers to forget the PC.
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