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are you playing with DX11 with every single setting cracked to the max?
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Of course, I'm running 1680x1050 res, and I get between 70-120fps with my 570.
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Still debating on this one. Any other opinions? I guess we do have till Monday...
    
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Do it
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I would like to say on multiplayer that depending on how many you have it may just be unstable. Recently my group had to disband we were playing every Friday for about 6 months and recently we just can't get the game to stay stable among us. There are admittedly quite a few of us with players ranging from 6-10 as games go by.

We have had trouble ranging from not being able to ready up to crashing on entering. We only stopped as of last week in hope that there would be another patch to solve our problems but now can not justify spending 2 hours a week just trying to get the game to work.

I will say though that when you can get it working it is a blast and well worth the money, and of course if you are doing single player it works flawlessly...but my experiences with multiplayer have left me a little jaded on this game.
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After reading this thread I played for a few hours. And now I'm having a few minor issues with it, Its not letting me set AA for some reason, and forcing it through the NVIDIA control panel either does nothing, or gives me massive screen tearing and lag.
For anyone new to the game I recommend watching misterciv5's tutorial videos on youtube, this is actually the first game I've played where I'm not being completely dominated, besides the few games I played on easy.
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post #27 of 33
It would have to be a pretty crap game not be worth $17.

That said...I just bought it last night. I've been wanting to get Civ 5, but I have yet to even buy Civ 4. So I was going to play that one first...I decided to just skip it for now and go to Civ 5.
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post #28 of 33
I have it and i dont really like it, i personally would reinstall AOE2 and have actual fun
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I have it and i dont really like it, i personally would reinstall AOE2 and have actual fun
While AOE2 is an excellent game, it's an RTS, and not a 4X either. Essentially, it's a totally different game.
    
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http://steamcommunity.com/id/th3-0nl...43538465363977

very strange problem.
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