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The 560ti when paired with another card for Physx is way more than capable...The heaviest part I have found so far on jacks it up to 25-27% usage.
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Well I have gotten to 19th level siren....once thing on this borderlands as compared to the original....on borderlands1 I was able to get away with only having one or two types of elemental weapons....in this game it behooves you to have one of each type... corrosive for the mechs, fire for people(except for the pyros), shock for the shielded oponents...and explosive for the rock creatures... one can use the slag weapons to help compensate for a lack of a element...but not enough imo.... oh btw...use the badass tokens to help up your stats...that helps a lot... I am getting killed much quicker and more easily than I did on the first one...

Yea the added difficulty feels nice. There were three of us playing last night and you could feel the brutality.
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i agree. i really love that this game is much more of a challenge and you have to be on the look out for new guns all the time.

in borderlands 1 i have a character that i used the same shotgun and assault from like level 25 all the way into play through 2. this game my guns get swapped out much more often even the rare ones that i have found.

i also like that its not as easy to just power level through the game although im still on my first play through so everything is new. i dont feel like i am leveling up too fast and so far none of the missions have been easy at all. usually all are a nice challenge some more than others thumb.gif
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Running this at 2560 X 1600 with a EVGA 670 FTW card. Would I get better results dropping 460 in as a dedicated PhysX card ?
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what fps are you getting now?
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im going to be adding a gtx 650 to my crossfire 6870s here soon. My cpu is holding physx up to an extent, but the frequency of these cpus really hold it back. i think a 650 should be fine, and it fits where i want it to. + i can fold down the road
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CPU doing the physX
also didnt realize how far at the bottom of the totem pole my GPU is lol. glad i can at least
average around 45fps
That test was dumb. Test the 460 & 480 but not the 470
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Yea the added difficulty feels nice. There were three of us playing last night and you could feel the brutality.
I do like the extra difficulty and how things resist certain elements. I was screwed the 1st time i came across the pyros as all i had were fire weapons, lol.

I also noticed the bandits are a lot smarter and did more then just walk around and shot. Ive had several dodge and roll. Each section seems to have way more enimies then in bl1 and i find myself looking for ammo a lot more. What about the suicide phycos, or the ones that evolve, or how they throw grenades. The gameplay as a whole is just so much better the bl1... and i had very few complaints about bl1

Another small improvement i love, they added a brake to the vehicles biggrin.gif I always love driving on bl1, and its so much more fun in bl2 because the maps are so much more open.
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i agree. i really love that this game is much more of a challenge and you have to be on the look out for new guns all the time.
in borderlands 1 i have a character that i used the same shotgun and assault from like level 25 all the way into play through 2. this game my guns get swapped out much more often even the rare ones that i have found.
i also like that its not as easy to just power level through the game although im still on my first play through so everything is new. i dont feel like i am leveling up too fast and so far none of the missions have been easy at all. usually all are a nice challenge some more than others thumb.gif

Definitely, from what I've noticed so far from my short time playing (yay, school) is that the weapons have heavier advantages and disadvantages compared to the last game.
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Definitely, from what I've noticed so far from my short time playing (yay, school) is that the weapons have heavier advantages and disadvantages compared to the last game.

this is true. I picked up this monster powerful machine gun thinking awesome. then started to fire and it was all over the place. turns out it was one that the more shots you fire the more accurate it got.
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