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I dont think any game should require 2K worth of hardware to maintain 60+ FPS.

Well if the game uses a ridiculous amount of polygons, rendering a ridiculously huge world with extreme texture resolutions, has supersampling, ray tracing, or various forms of tessellation, then of course you'd have to spend a lot of money to get good frame rates. But Metro 2033 does none of this, so in the end I agree with you. redface.gif
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You don't really NEED to get 60FPS, Metro 2033 is one of those games that feels fine even at 30FPS.

There are some games where you need 60FPS or over, like Just Cause 2, them there are games like GTA IV where you don''t really need above 30FPS, sort of.

EDIT: Just fixed the error I made lol
Edited by snipekill2445 - 9/27/12 at 3:57pm
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Love this game, cannot wait for last light.
Though you're definitely right about the insanely poor performance with lighting. At the beginning of the game when artyoms guide comes through the steel doors and the light shines through my frames drop a lot. Even worse is the level when you first enter the outside and looking up at the light coming through the ceiling. My frames plummet into the 20s on one 7970 and 50s with crossfire enabled. 25ish frames on a 7970 lol. Oh and that's at 1225 core 30%ish overclock.

WTH!!!

How can you be getting such bad performance? On top of everything being on... I also use SMAA, sharpening and tone mapping on at all times.

Notice... only 6 frames dropped that low... and for the most part, it maintained it self in the 50s in the lowest points.

With DOF OFF:



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It was the first game i tested when my two 560ti arrived, and i played it only at night it was very immerse and had a good story.
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It goes cheaper alot to the 4.99-7.49 mark. It is Steamworks as well so any legit copy will come with a steam cd key.
Game wise. Brilliant. Really makes you feel like your playing just a civilian making his way though darkness scavenging what he can to get by. Gunplay reflects this. Athmosphere, setting and story is spot on and makes it well worth it
I can't bloody wait till Metro: Last Light

Man honestly....Metro: Last Light was one of MMAAYYYBEEEE 3 games that really impressed me at E3 2012.

Everything else was the same old bull**** console garbage we've been fed for the last 2 to 3 years. The Metro series has kinda become the new Crysis -- the game series that's willing to fully optimize itself for MODERN PCs, and force the most up-to-date consumer hardware to its knees.
    
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The Metro series has kinda become the new Crysis -- the game series that's willing to fully optimize itself for MODERN PCs, and force the most up-to-date consumer hardware to its knees.

So you're telling me if Battlefield 3 was exclusive to PC, it would somehow magically have better graphics kookoo.gif

Oh I see, you're one of those people who think if a game is exclusive to PC, it somehow has better graphics than if it wasn't rolleyes.gif
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WTH!!!
How can you be getting such bad performance? On top of everything being on... I also use SMAA, sharpening and tone mapping on at all times.

Not my overall frames but just those areas that use heavy lighting like i said. Try going to those 2 spots that i mentioned and watch your frames PLUMMET.
    
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So you're telling me if Battlefield 3 was exclusive to PC, it would somehow magically have better graphics kookoo.gif
Oh I see, you're one of those people who think if a game is exclusive to PC, it somehow has better graphics than if it wasn't rolleyes.gif
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So you're telling me if Battlefield 3 was exclusive to PC, it would somehow magically have better graphics kookoo.gif
Oh I see, you're one of those people who think if a game is exclusive to PC, it somehow has better graphics than if it wasn't rolleyes.gif


Well first of all, BF3 is a terrible example as it's one of the few console AND pc games that's actually well optimized for pc gaming -- ie it'll push all 6 cores of my 1100T @ 4.2ghz to 80-100% usage at all times.

Problem is, most console ports don't take nearly full advantage of pc hardware. If they better utilized our hardware, as BF3 does, it would allow us and/or developers to add more demanding rendering options -- ie GW2 having a "supersampling" option.

Better still,. consider The Witcher 2. A game that was designed from the ground up for PCs, that pushes still latest tech to its knees by offering an unheard of "Ubersamlping" option.
    
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Well first of all, BF3 is a terrible example

Actually it's a perfect example. Battlefield 2 was exclusive to PC, it looked good at the time, BF3 is on both console and PC, and it's looks good as of now.

What about Metro 2033, looks crap on consoles, but Looks amazing on PC, and that wasn't designed for PC's, it was made for both.

Honestly, games that are on console don't somehow become better looking if they were exclusive to PC rolleyes.gif
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Not my overall frames but just those areas that use heavy lighting like i said. Try going to those 2 spots that i mentioned and watch your frames PLUMMET.

Any chance you can show me these places in a pic? I want to see... cause I have yet to see anything below 90s throughout the areas I've been in. You sure you don't have advance physx on?

What do you get in the benchmark?

Is it these two?

I'm at 110fps here:


at 107fps here:


Anyone know how to get the overlay to appear on screen shots? I can't get anything other than the injector to take shots... not even Steam's screen shot takes any...
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