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i am wondering, for games like BF3, Metro n crysis or any of those big games, why it needed a big power card inorder to smooth out the game plays?

but why can diablo 3 made those awesome nice looking games, that doens't need it?

is there something today with the marketing, ? or game developers working out together with GPU makers inorder suck out every penny from gamers??


thanks.
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i am wondering, for games like BF3, Metro n crysis or any of those big games, why it needed a big power card inorder to smooth out the game plays?
but why can diablo 3 made those awesome nice looking games, that doens't need it?
is there something today with the marketing, ? or game developers working out together with GPU makers inorder suck out every penny from gamers??
thanks.

diablo 3, is basically the least intensive gpu game out there thats modern

BF3/metro whatever are A BILLION TIMES MORE GRAPHICAL, advanced in the physic department, and everything else.

d3 looks good, but its a game my game boy advance could power
   
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Probably because of the extreme in detail which goes into the objects in game such as BF3. games with these more intensive details require more power from the GPU, and D3 is one of those games without much detail, thereofre not having much of a requirement.
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Largely because of draw distances. Diablo 3 has a fixed camera angle right? It looks down on the player, meaning that the number of objects being rendered is very low compared to a game such as BF3 where the player controls the camera and can look in any direction with a theoretically infinite number of objects.

Plus, the texture maps can be smaller, less ambient effects such as POM, DOF etc.
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Largely because of draw distances. Diablo 3 has a fixed camera angle right? It looks down on the player, meaning that the number of objects being rendered is very low compared to a game such as BF3 where the player controls the camera and can look in any direction with a theoretically infinite number of objects.
Plus, the texture maps can be smaller, less ambient effects such as POM, DOF etc.

than what about WOW. .
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than what about WOW. .
WoW can get pretty GPU hungry at times, especially with all settings max @1080+
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than what about WOW. .

What about it?
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