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I've pretty much bought a new PC part by part over the last couple months. Culminating in an HD 7970 that will be here tomorrow.

What am I doing with my sandy bridge OC'd to 4.7 ghz and water cooled with an extra thick 360mm radiator? My Vertex 4 SSD? Surfing the web.

What am I doing with my new sound card? Listening to Middle Earth Radio on Radiosure. If you don't understand how heinous this is, go tune in for a moment. You're looking for stream 3.

What do I intend to do with my new 7970? Probably pick skyrim up and play with some mods, but guess what I'm anticipating more than that? Renewing my account on my favorite Text Based MMO....

I think I just trolled myself to the tune of $1500.....

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That's cool and all I guess but what does that have anything to do with video games
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I get what he's saying. I can't decide whether I should be jealous at all the sweet gear, sorry for you that you're not actually using it, or laugh
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ganf View Post

I've pretty much bought a new PC part by part over the last couple months. Culminating in an HD 7970 that will be here tomorrow.
What am I doing with my sandy bridge OC'd to 4.7 ghz and water cooled with an extra thick 360mm radiator? My Vertex 4 SSD? Surfing the web.
What am I doing with my new sound card? Listening to Middle Earth Radio on Radiosure. If you don't understand how heinous this is, go tune in for a moment. You're looking for stream 3.
What do I intend to do with my new 7970? Probably pick skyrim up and play with some mods, but guess what I'm anticipating more than that? Renewing my account on my favorite Text Based MMO....
I think I just trolled myself to the tune of $1500.....
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Lol, I'm pretty much the same but take a look at my sig rig! redface.gif
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:lachen.gif: Yep..you trolled yourself..but it's kinda nice to know you have the power to do whatever..
i.e. Play text-based MMO games :thumb.gif
Edited by Schmuckley - 5/13/12 at 7:46pm
 
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post #6 of 27
why not use it for folding?

I'm kind of in the same spot ( spend 2 hours at most on my beast rig, and 8 hours a day on a crappy p4 at work )

and i'm looking into folding it
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I think you are trolling everyone with this thread.
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PC hardware is an addiction. I've spent a nice chunk of change since December on my rig, and up until a week ago, I used the box a total of maybe 20 hours. For the most part, when I am on it, I am just web browsing, on IRC and listening to music. I just bought two 60GB SSDs today!
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Originally Posted by yanks8981 View Post

I think you are trolling everyone with this thread.

Wish I were that creative.

I'll be doing some folding. Nothing 24/7 though, that would probably double my light bill as it stands. Possibly more.

I guess the question would be, since I haven't been paying attention to the market, what's coming out that is even vaguely interesting? RPG's are my preference, but I love games with new concepts too, and RPG's have been stale in that department for a while now. I know whats on the market now, and it's all pretty dull to me. Anything I'm not seeing in the crystal ball?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Jakesuellentrop View Post

I get what he's saying. I can't decide whether I should be jealous at all the sweet gear, sorry for you that you're not actually using it, or laugh

This..



@OP

If you want to put your gear into good use, Try folding. wink.gif

Edit: Lol he just said so. XD
   
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