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post #11 of 30
The fact that I am already running horrible Origin with BF3 doesn't bother me as much as I was already forced to install it...
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I could careless about specs...heh, if a Xbox 360 can play it in any shape or form then I know what ever PC I have in my sig at the time of release will play it as well.

I more worried about game play...get rid of thermal clips. Or at least let Shepard carry some spare clips with him. What sort of self respecting Soldier goes into battle with 40 rounds of ammo? Knowing that even if you never miss a target you will likely need 400 rounds to complete the mission. I might as well have played Pac-Man since I spent a large share of my ME2 play time running around gobbling up thermal clips.
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Disappointing , i was expecting they will at least slap a lick of DX11 features on it.
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post #14 of 30
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I more worried about game play...get rid of thermal clips. Or at least let Shepard carry some spare clips with him. What sort of self respecting Soldier goes into battle with 40 rounds of ammo? Knowing that even if you never miss a target you will likely need 400 rounds to complete the mission. I might as well have played Pac-Man since I spent a large share of my ME2 play time running around gobbling up thermal clips.

i agree the system in the first game was better, guns just over heating no need to keep looking around for ammo
 
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post #15 of 30
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i agree the system in the first game was better, guns just over heating no need to keep looking around for ammo

An ammo system is fine, but just let a guy carry a few spare magazines and not rely on scavaging ammo off of dead enemies. Especially a guy with super special armor and augmented strength.

If ME3 still has this in it...I will just youtube the ending I think or wait for it to be a $10 game

...but this is a different topic
Edited by Vagrant Storm - 1/19/12 at 11:43am
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post #16 of 30
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good news: mass effect 3 does not require a heavy system to run smile.gif
bad news: it however requires origin to run mad.gif
sad news: updates have to be downloaded only through origin...doh.gif

Back in days people whined about steam being a requirement as well for valve games, look what's happening now
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Originally Posted by Mach 5 View Post

What is with all of the origin hate? I use it with BF3 and I have no problems with it at all.
Is it just because it isnt steam? Steam needs some healthy competition anyway.

It's the EULA (amongst other things), and the fact that it's owned by (a company perceived to be as unethical as) EA. I would have no objections if it were distributed through what used to be Impulse, or GoG - since they don't need to be turned on to run it, and are not as "bad" as EA.

Still, not to get off topic: Theoretically, my laptop will play it. I had to run ME2 one resolution down on my laptop (basically ~720p instead of ~900p), so I guess it's a "wait and see". That is, if I ever get hold of it. It being on Origin and all...
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Sigh no DX11 or high res texture pack at launch. SMH. DA2 all over again.
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Looks like I barely pass the minimum requirements...
Maybe I'll play it with 4xSSAA to push my GPU somewhat biggrin.gif
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Not to be 'that' guy, but was ANYONE expecting requirements for this to be worrying? I don't think I've worried about PC requirements in many, many years.
Simply because I understand there is a ceiling, and it's called console hardware and PC's are up in the clouds in retrospect.

Well... the recommended specs are just below what I have biggrin.gif
     
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