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Open your mind a bit. The average video game player wants a console because they can play all their games on a system that costs $250, and not have to worry about the OS, hardware, drivers, etc...

Better graphics would be nice but most people would rather not pay for a high-end PC to get it.
That $250 could be spent on a graphics card for the computer they most likely own already, which would likely be able to play any game at graphics settings equal to or better than a console.
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The consoles are here to stay why blame the consoles for lazy developers, we as enthusiast are a niche market don't expect them to focus on us.
If you see that a company likes to release BS/half developed products simply don't support them.
My choice is when I see some gameplay screens that'll determine which system I buy MW3 for, as of now it's looking like a PS3 purchase.
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This is no surprise at all, the fact that it is a console port, and the recommended specs- SAME ENGINE!
 
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COD is "COD". we play it because its fun not because of graphics.
And Blackops looked pretty good to me.
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Lol this game is hilarious... such a joke of a release.
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post #106 of 152
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That $250 could be spent on a graphics card for the computer they most likely own already, which would likely be able to play any game at graphics settings equal to or better than a console.
This is usually my argument as well.

"So.. you're posting on a forum? That means you (probably) already own a PC.. you could have spent that console money on a GPU/PSU (if needed) and been playing PC games with the rest of us."

The only ones to argue against this logic are the ones that think "Lolz, don't want to have to spend 2,000 dollars on a PC every year just to be able to play!!11one" and I'd say PC gaming is better off without them.

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COD is "COD". we play it because its fun not because of graphics.
And Blackops looked pretty good to me.
I'm going to go out on a limb and say you're in the minority here
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post #107 of 152
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That $250 could be spent on a graphics card for the computer they most likely own already, which would likely be able to play any game at graphics settings equal to or better than a console.
And most likely that $250 graphics card will require a new power supply.
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didnt expect this game to have high requirements anyway. isnt it the same engine as mw2? ill just be playing the single player campaign anyway. its pretty fun imo.
You mean the same engine since COD2. They just tweaked it since then.
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You mean the same engine since COD2. They just tweaked it since then.
That's like BF3 running on an "updated" version of the 1942 engine.
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post #110 of 152
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Originally Posted by WorldExclusive View Post
You don't want 175fps on your 60Hz monitor?
I do.

The Q3A engine actually runs and feels more fluid at capped multiples of 111/125/250/333/500~. Everything from movement speed to jump is increased, 60hz or not.

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You mean the same engine since COD2. They just tweaked it since then.
You mean the same 1999 Q3A engine? They just modified and tweaked it since then.

Bad thing? I could care less bout the game from a graphical stand point, but the game was ruined from a competitive one. So maybe.
Edited by Skylit - 10/21/11 at 12:06pm
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