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I got it for $20, and i think it was well spent.

I played the dirt 2 demo, and i think i would have liked it better though, but i couldn't bring myself to pay $20 for a game that is on sale like every other week for $5, so i'll wait for a sale
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It's BEAST! Always best to play with an Xbox360 controller Works a treat
I'll stick to my 16 bit buffalo thank you very much
 
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Dirt 2 and 3 are both great arcadey (not to the extreme like need for speed) racers. 2 is much more arcadey, and the tracks in it are quite different, though. Both are fun games to play, and play well with the controller.
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Dirt 2 and 3 are both great arcadey (not to the extreme like need for speed) racers. 2 is much more arcadey, and the tracks in it are quite different, though. Both are fun games to play, and play well with the controller.
They're both kind of in the middle between sim and arcade really. That's why I like them so much. And they play well with a 360 controller, or a good wheel setup too.
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Dirt 2 and 3 are both great arcadey (not to the extreme like need for speed) racers. 2 is much more arcadey, and the tracks in it are quite different, though. Both are fun games to play, and play well with the controller.

Agreed.

Here's some alternatives.

http://www.racedepartment.com/downloads.php

Those are just mods but should give you a good idea what's possible with each game.
 
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Seems that most of the surveys that were giving out free dirt 3 keys are over. I've found it on a website steam enabled for £12 so I'll probably just grab it from there.
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I love Grid 3. I too had purchased Grid (and loved it) and Dirt 2 (liked it a lot but not in love with like Grid. But Grid 3 just seems so polished. Some of the tricks are a little tough for me and Silver medals are all I can get, but the racing aspect is great.

I use a wireless Logitech Rumblepad 2 (I think) and it seem to work well. I would love to get a great cheap Racing wheel, but can't seem to find any. And I really don't want to spend $200+ for a wheel.

And to those who have a XBox controller, are the better than Logitech controllers?
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I love Grid 3. I too had purchased Grid (and loved it) and Dirt 2 (liked it a lot but not in love with like Grid. But Grid 3 just seems so polished. Some of the tricks are a little tough for me and Silver medals are all I can get, but the racing aspect is great.

I use a wireless Logitech Rumblepad 2 (I think) and it seem to work well. I would love to get a great cheap Racing wheel, but can't seem to find any. And I really don't want to spend $200+ for a wheel.

And to those who have a XBox controller, are the better than Logitech controllers?
I think you mean DiRT3. There's not even a GRiD2 out yet.
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I played quite a bit of Dirt 2. Dirt 3 isn't much different except for the weather.

Id say buy it.


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And it will give those gpus something to do.
lol this is exactly what I was thinking
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I played it all day today,I've got 30 or so races already.Fun game
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