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How does having a lower than expected requirement make it a console port? :
They're not lower in the right department. It should've been higher on GPU requirements not the CPU, instead it has an X3 Phenom as minimum requirement, which guarantees a 100% console port.
    
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^not really all about min req.
it's the fact that they didn't have dedicated servers and other PC centric features and now they brag that they added those in. it's a console port if they have to add pc features.
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post #53 of 152
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.....Then Black Ops comes along and you can't even run it with a Core 2 Duo on low settings without major stuttering. System requirements for this game are the same as Black Ops, seems to spell disaster.
Since when did games run on the CPU?
 
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post #54 of 152
I don't think anyone expected Activision to really spend the time to make the PC version any better than the console version. However, MW3 is not a code port, it's running on a multiplatform engine at this point, it's just that the game was designed for consoles. Designed for consoles != Console Port.

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People are using the term 'console port' far too often..

It's practically become staple in this forum. To the point where it makes you want to pull your hair out.
Or to the point where you write a giant post about it and link it in your sig like I did.
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Regardless of the graphics BS, a lot of us enjoy MW gameplay. It's different and not comparable to BF. I love them both. I'm a douche from both parties, apparently.

Get the F over it. guys. Play the damn game or don't. Be done with it and move on.
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Why do we have to pay so much for a bunch of COD4 Map packs?
I mean, BF3 gives thier DLC with the preordered game, so why didn't COD4?
    
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Enjoy playing your ranked servers on P2P connection on your MW2 DLC.
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Enjoy playing your ranked servers on P2P connection on your MW2 DLC.
Doesn't MW3 have dedicated servers, lan support and mod support?
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If they don't screw up the dedicated servers or pull another

then I will buy this game.

As iBleedv20 of the Crosshairs cast once said, "You can take the player out of Call of Duty, but you can't take Call of Duty out of the player." Considering how many hits the COD threads get, and the generous amount of replies, I would say this is very true.

Edit: Having read a bit more information I will not be giving them my money. No lean or the ability to set Max FPS? Pffft, sod that. Not to mention P2P coming back for ranked servers AND having a max 18 player cap for MP. Perhaps the alterIW lads will do something about this.....
Edited by (V) - 10/20/11 at 10:47pm
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Enjoy playing your ranked servers on P2P connection on your MW2 DLC.
I thought MW3 was going to have dedicated servers, or was that never confirmed?
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