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Really? They slap a sticker on it, flash a BIOS and charge you +$30 for it?

*insert facepalm*
Yeah, and they give you the best support anyone could receive, with lifetime warranty

eVGA pwns everything
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post #32 of 44
They should have molded/designed the shroud to some batman related theme... Instead of a sticker and a box.
Edited by Blindrage606 - 10/29/11 at 10:41am
 
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post #33 of 44
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Originally Posted by Blindrage606 View Post
They should have molded/designed the shroud to some batman related theme... Instead of a sticker and a box.
Hmm, would have been somewhat nice (but still not worth the extra $30 in my book).

And Nvidia already has a promo giving a free copy of Arkham City to every new purchase of 560-70-80-90 cards. So the free game was... already free.
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post #34 of 44
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Nice Gigabyte should try selling that under the guise that it will give the absolute best performance in the game since it looks like it was made for the game.

This is just sad on EVGA's part though. At least in the past they actually put in some work for you money by way of the whole GPU attached to another GPU GTX275 CO-OP edition (even though I don't think it worked any better outside of the original Arkum game it was sold for).
This is a fairly old card. It's a 5770, specifically. Not a bad card tbh, worked with it for a while a year or so back. it just looks...different
    
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post #35 of 44
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Originally Posted by Raven.7 View Post
Really? They slap a sticker on it, flash a BIOS and charge you +$30 for it?

*insert facepalm*
Pretty much.

Though a BF3 version would have been better imo. Not the biggest fan of the batman games.
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It's be silly of EVGA if they didn't release BF3 and MW3 stickers. Those games are waiting to be milked.
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It's be silly of EVGA if they didn't release BF3 and MW3 stickers. Those games are waiting to be milked.
Pretty much. I'm surprised there wasn't more pre-release milkage for BF3 from nvidia partners seeing how much nvidia made a big deal of that game.
    
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They did the same thing for BLOPs... people still bought them.
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Sticker doesn't look too great imo...
Kinda too grey/white'ish, Batman is a dark character.
SC clocks but a different sticker, just grab the vanilla or SC versions..
But this does come with the game though upon release of course.. so 30 bucks increase is okay to me.
The looks can use a redo.
All high end GTX cards on newegg right now come with the game for free.
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