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I'm surprised nobody here pointed out that the video doesn't even have a 1080p option - hardly good for something that's focus is on visuals.

Even then, Youtube compresses the video files so much that it takes a nice chunk out of the video quality, even at 1080p. These "Comparison" video's are rather silly imo. The only real comparison is seeing the two running side by side, monitor by monitor (TV). It'll be clear as to which looks the best.
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Why are the colours so different? The 360 version looks more real eg Gerald skin colour... PC Version looks blue :/

I think you may have that backwards, the one on the right, which the bluish tint and fog is the Xbox version.
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I actually play The Witcher 2 with a usb Xbox 360 controller anyway. Where I couldn't see playing the first with a controller, the second is actually more convenient with a controller, to me. Even though the lighting is really pretty, I think this one would work for the consoles.
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I think you may have that backwards, the one on the right, which the bluish tint and fog is the Xbox version.

Watch the video again. tongue.gif
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Why are the colours so different? The 360 version looks more real eg Gerald skin colour... PC Version looks blue :/

I think you may have that backwards, the one on the right, which the bluish tint and fog is the Xbox version.

*Scratches head* You sure? Lighting etc looks better on the one on the right.. the one on the right looks more vivid, (man i need to get this game >.<)
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No, the blue tinted one on the right is the PC version.
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I haven't tried this on TW2 but you can use FXAA tool to change the saturation and shift or remove color tints.
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Wow the PC version was on the right? lol. I don't know whether I should be sad I couldn't tell the difference, or if the PC should be sad? Honestly though it's hard to see quality differences at the settings they used and resolution the video is at.
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Wow the PC version was on the right? lol. I don't know whether I should be sad I couldn't tell the difference, or if the PC should be sad? Honestly though it's hard to see quality differences at the settings they used and resolution the video is at.

That was the point of the video to make the console version look better or just as good.

PC version was at medium settings most of the time with who knows what resolution. Console philosophy, bring PC down and beat them at their level.
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Witcher 2 does not look like that on my PC.
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