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Poll Results: After recent driver updates and patches are you satisfied with performance given the visuals?

 
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You do realize that if none of that happened then this would be the first PC game in history to not require a patch? biggrin.gif
How many attempts to fix DX11 in Arkham City? I don't even think if I ran AC tonight I'd be able to get full GPU-usage/120fps yet (they may have fixed it after I beat it but finally got tired of waiting for a functioning patch, so I don't know, I'll give it another go someday). This game just came out how long ago? If all you do is focus on the negative side of things all the time, then don't do a Day 1 purchase.
You expect a perfect PC game the week it comes out and I'm the one that's out of place on a PC forum?

AC is awesome.

fav games so far

batman AC.
Crysis 2 +hrt+dx11
Portal

this might be a contender for number 4. and for those giving me crap for cry2 i enjoyed it!
post #452 of 1920
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Originally Posted by dph314 View Post

You do realize that if none of that happened then this would be the first PC game in history to not require a patch? biggrin.gif
How many attempts to fix DX11 in Arkham City? I don't even think if I ran AC tonight I'd be able to get full GPU-usage/120fps yet (they may have fixed it after I beat it but finally got tired of waiting for a functioning patch, so I don't know, I'll give it another go someday). This game just came out how long ago? If all you do is focus on the negative side of things all the time, then don't do a Day 1 purchase.
You expect a perfect PC game the week it comes out and I'm the one that's out of place on a PC forum?

I am telling you, he is one of the ones you don't even talk to.

Yea AC is a big joke. It runs better on a 360 than it does on pc (does look like crap obviously) it is so beautiful on pc but runs like total garbage whenever I am outside. Indoors is perfectly fine however for the most part.

Ok, I will listen to you redface.gif
Definitely looks amazing on max settings. The constant skipping and framerate dips when outside got so annoying after a while though, yeah. Indoors ran like a charm.

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You do realize that if none of that happened then this would be the first PC game in history to not require a patch? biggrin.gif
How many attempts to fix DX11 in Arkham City? I don't even think if I ran AC tonight I'd be able to get full GPU-usage/120fps yet (they may have fixed it after I beat it but finally got tired of waiting for a functioning patch, so I don't know, I'll give it another go someday). This game just came out how long ago? If all you do is focus on the negative side of things all the time, then don't do a Day 1 purchase.
You expect a perfect PC game the week it comes out and I'm the one that's out of place on a PC forum?

AC is awesome.

fav games so far

batman AC.
Crysis 2 +hrt+dx11
Portal

this might be a contender for number 4. and for those giving me crap for cry2 i enjoyed it!

Yep, love AC. Going to play it through again soon, its been a while so who knows, it may run better with R310. Even if it's not at 120fps, just get rid of the constant skipping when outdoors and I'll be happy smile.gif
My list looks similar, except for maybe FC2. It had some good aspects to it, but it definitely had more than enough negatives to balance those out unfortunately.
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On 12.6 I get much smoother gameplay than latest beta, anyone who has a 6950 might benefit from this.
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AC is awesome.
fav games so far
batman AC.
Crysis 2 +hrt+dx11
Portal
this might be a contender for number 4. and for those giving me crap for cry2 i enjoyed it!

I'm with you Big-Pete! Well, as far as FarCry 2 goes anyway. I enjoyed it. (I never played the original till much later.) thumb.gif
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The game is nothing more than Far Cry 2 again, with no respawning outposts.
But done much more poorly, fire is nolonger cool as it doesnt affect the enviroment, just turns green into a darker shade of green.
Its also stupid that a bird can kill you in 2 hits, but a tiger needs 3.
And a Buffalo can take 3 mags of 1911 into its head before it dies + drive into it beforehand.
Anyhow missions are like this: Go from A to B - Kill everything. And repeat this til youre done with the game.
I mean sure, some like killing all the time. But I expected more exploration, and the cave missions to be less, shoot bad guys and more... survive the mean animals, traps and such.
Not to mention the atrocious AI.. they randomly drive into walls and keep accelerating, into mountains, cliffs, rocks and what not.
They sometimes drive into their own people, they hop in and out of their cars and repeat that, sometimes they hop in a car, drive 3 meters back, hop out and hop back in and drive 5 meters forwards. And they really enjoy standing out in the open when in a firefight. And seem to always know where you are, as they sometimes shoot before you even appear in THEIR vision.

Ok, we get it. You don't like the game, move along now...rolleyes.gif
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The offspring of Deus Ex and FarCry2, maybe....... with killer animals and no malaria... in fact, I can barely think of another game that some part of FC3 doesn't remind me of.....
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I get this kind of artifacts quite often. It's annoying as hell and definately not hardware related.
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I get this kind of artifacts quite often. It's annoying as hell and definately not hardware related. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


580 on 306 and beta never had this issue. might just be you guys with seriously baller cards, wanna swap wink.gif lol
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580 on 306 and beta never had this issue. might just be you guys with seriously baller cards, wanna swap wink.gif lol

Haha, nice try wink.gif
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Haha, nice try wink.gif

wink.gif worth a try. rolleyes.gif
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