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The game has SLI issues. That get worse with each additional card.
I gave up on SLI a while ago, too many headaches with poorly optimized SLI profiles etc...

Oh that's weird, I didn't know that. I'm running the game with my sig rig. Two 580's in SLI, I guess I'm one of the lucky ones that never had an issue. Hopefully they get a fix out for that quick, cuz I hate to see people with good rigs not being able to enjoy this game...cuz it really is a ton of fun.
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Oh that's weird, I didn't know that. I'm running the game with my sig rig. Two 580's in SLI, I guess I'm one of the lucky ones that never had an issue. Hopefully they get a fix out for that quick, cuz I hate to see people with good rigs not being able to enjoy this game...cuz it really is a ton of fun.

From what I've read it's the third card that causes issues. I can't personally vouch for the veracity of that though.
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do most of you guys play with cell shading on or off? I admit on looks good in its own way but once I realized you could turn it off I think it looks way better. Much less cartoony.
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The games not cel shaded.
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The games not cel shaded.

indeed it is ol' chap.
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I'm sick of the horrible drops in this game. I'm trying to get a Bee shield. I killed the guy 42 times and nothing. It's ridiculous and my day is wasted.
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Thanks for the advices on zero skill tree. Found this later, what do you guys think? http://www.bl2db.com/skill-trees#zzAVoEq9VxVV
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indeed it is ol' chap.

http://www.destructoid.com/borderlands-explains-its-not-cel-shaded-actually-art-style-128892.phtml

Please tweet @DuvalMagic just how wrong he is. rolleyes.gif
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ahh it LOOKS very cel-shade esque to me. I am sure glad you can turn it off it is a much prettier game without it in my opinion.



"The new technique uses hand-drawn textures," explains Gearbox, "scanned in and colored in Photoshop, combined with software that draws graphic novel-style outlines around characters and objects, sharpens shadows to look more like something an artist might create, and even draws lines on hills and inclines."

so it IS basically/very similar to cel-shading based on what I read here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cel_shading

Cel shading (often misspelled as 'cell shading') or toon shading is a type of non-photorealistic rendering designed to make computer graphics appear to be hand-drawn. Cel-shading is often used to mimic the style of a comic book or cartoon.
Edited by HardwareDecoder - 10/29/12 at 4:59pm
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Cel-shading is often used to mimic the style of a comic book or cartoon.

Yup. Think Wind Waker (minus black outlines).


XIII is a more classic example complete with outlines.
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