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What's the problem here?

Metro is Known as a Graphical game. This is a slap in the face to fans. Imagine Crysis in Console quality then ported to PC, with a Rez tweak.
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Metro is Known as a Graphical game. This is a slap in the face to fans. Imagine Crysis in Console quality then ported to PC, with a Rez tweak.

Then what does this quote imply?
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"There are obviously things we can do on PC just because this is a studio where you give them a hardware limit and they'll expand to fill it and push it - higher resolution, slighter higher frame rate at that resolution, a few fancier lighting and graphical effects, whatever we can eke out the very latest generation of graphics cards for PC."

It's been mentioned several times in the thread already.
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Please, PLEASE dont be true. I got Metro 2033 when the THQ humble bundle first came out. I LOVE that game, cant believe I havnt played it before. But his comment isnt giving me high hopes
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SOOO, this will be complete crap on PC. Sorry, but no amount of optimization will make a current day high end PC be outperformed by any console.
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"But all the fundamentals - dynamic lighting, physics and AI - everything that has a material impact on the game is identical across platforms."

No need for panic.  The way I read this is that the PC version will obviously look better, but it will play exactly the same.  That's not a huge surprise.  Developers usually like to keep the things that are essential to the gameplay unchanged between platforms.

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As long as its as good as Metro 2033 its good enough. That being said this is a problem with all games. FC3, Crysis 3. Even if they are not port they have a baseline bar that have to achieve and not exceed because of Consoles. They just cant make the game look 100% better in PC. All they do for PC is resolution and AA, some effects and thats it.
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they're just saying that gameplay is the same, has nothing to do with graphics. any graphics that do play a role in the gameplay though are present on the consoles, just enhanced further on pc.

some of you guys are babies and can't read
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Well let's back up a minute, and not get our hopes up too high (because you never want to do that), but higher than they are... He said
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"We've obviously been showing it to you on PC all driven through an Xbox controller, but there's absolutely no gameplay difference between platforms," said Beynon. "You have an, essentially, identical gameplay experience."
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i got metro 2033 in the humble bundle. the graphics are nice although i cant max it out on my lonely gtx660Ti lol.

but i honestly was not impressed with the game play itself. game seemed cool but didnt feel right actually playing it. felt funky... cant explain it blushsmiley.gif
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i got metro 2033 in the humble bundle. the graphics are nice although i cant max it out on my lonely gtx660Ti lol.
but i honestly was not impressed with the game play itself. game seemed cool but didnt feel right actually playing it. felt funky... cant explain it blushsmiley.gif

could have used some polish, but for the most part, it's solid.

graphics wise, it's AA kills performance and any of the DOF or DX11...
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