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Speaking to VideoGamer.com, lead FC3 designer Jamie Keen said: "The PC does have a lot more grunt under the hood - or it can have grunt - so there's a lot more that we can push there. That doesn't mean to say, 'Let's only push PC and leave the consoles behind.' We will keep pushing to get as much out of the consoles as we possibly can."

Despite noting the difference between the formats, Keen claimed that "people would be surprised" by how good FC3 looks on console, and that the difference "might not be as much as people realise".
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Finally, Game Devs are now admitting that PC's have more power!
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what a surprise!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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not really
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Finally, Game Devs are now admitting that PC's have more power!
Admitting something that's basically a given seems somewhat pointless, though it's nice that they intend to do each platform justice.
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Marketting i say...
They already have the consoles in their pocket... So they are marketing for us pc gamers so we say "yay i love this company"
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Don't believe the hype.
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Aside from savegame and multiplayer bugs, the only thing FC2 was missing was an SDK (and proper technical support some might argue), they're no CD projekt or GSC Game World or Valve sure.
    
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Mind = Blown

jks lol
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That doesn't mean to say, 'Let's only push PC and leave the consoles behind.'
Why shouldn't they?
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Admitting something that's basically a given seems somewhat pointless, though it's nice that they intend to do each platform justice.
They aren't... They justify consoles and leave PC with typical minimum developing.
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Well this is just stupid XD
Of course they will admit that PC is more powerful. How old is PS3 and Xbox 360? 5 years?
Hardware in today PCs is much much better than consoles.
I'm not defending consoles, I hate them. Just stating the facts
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