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Honestly, I believe ports are a thing of the past with the new consoles. The PS4 is x86 so "porting" to PC is very easy now and I wouldn't really call it a port. I think the Xbox 720 will be the same?

The only excuses companies have for not releasing a quality PC version would be:
1) Piracy (lol, it exists on consoles too)
2) Being paid to be exclusive
3) Sheer laziness on the developers part, or thinking that PC games don't sale

I hope so. If they fully use the power of PS4 then PC will just have same effect just more of them.
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THANK YOU PS4, for existing, cause now it seems will develop for PC first, then just lower the shaders, models, textures, etc to fit on their x86 console, which will be a whole ton easier than the other way around.
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Whilst that might be true, ubisoft did state that they are intending to improve their relationship with PC gamers. This news however, is a step in the right direction. They are treating us like any other normal customer and giving us what we want instead of resorting to piss poor ports hopefully.

Ubisofts ports for me have always seemed decent. DX11 and tessellation doesn't necessarily mean a good port.

All the Assassins Creed games for example...loved them on PC. Even the control scheme:P

Far Cry 2 and 3 I loved. Rainbow Six, Prince of Persia, Driver etc. Loved them all on PC.

HAWX is another series I loved:P

Ghost Recons were all good except for Future Soldier....doesn't work for me for some reason. Opens on second monitor, mouse/controller don't work. Probably a Windows 8 issue.

I hope people don't honestly base the ratings on Ubi's ports on uplay:P
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Whilst that might be true, ubisoft did state that they are intending to improve their relationship with PC gamers. This news however, is a step in the right direction. They are treating us like any other normal customer and giving us what we want instead of resorting to piss poor ports hopefully.

What counts is not what is said but what is done... and here ubi falls short... always
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I'll want to see it before I believe it.. redface.gif

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Ubisofts ports for me have always seemed decent. DX11 and tessellation doesn't necessarily mean a good port.

All the Assassins Creed games for example...loved them on PC. Even the control scheme:P

Far Cry 2 and 3 I loved. Rainbow Six, Prince of Persia, Driver etc. Loved them all on PC.

HAWX is another series I loved:P

Ghost Recons were all good except for Future Soldier....doesn't work for me for some reason. Opens on second monitor, mouse/controller don't work. Probably a Windows 8 issue.

I hope people don't honestly base the ratings on Ubi's ports on uplay:P

All assassins creed are horrible ported, AC3 is in the better end but still bad. Control scheme is one of the worst..

Far Cry 2 was semi good ported (Bad menus), Far Cry 3 much better ported.

HAWX has fast menus, no issues and DX11 features.

Ghost Recon, I don't know. Haven't installed them.

Tom Clancy however is bad.. really bad. Slow, long menus. 30fps cap, dx9, bad controls...I could go on. But conviction is one of the best co-op games I have played mad.gif
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:heart:Far Cry 3 right now. Definitely keeping an eye on this baby. Does Jim Caviezel play the main character in this one? tongue.gif
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I'll want to see it before I believe it.. redface.gif
All assassins creed are horrible ported, AC3 is in the better end but still bad. Control scheme is one of the worst..

Far Cry 2 was semi good ported (Bad menus), Far Cry 3 much better ported.

HAWX has fast menus, no issues and DX11 features.

Ghost Recon, I don't know. Haven't installed them.

Tom Clancy however is bad.. really bad. Slow, long menus. 30fps cap, dx9, bad controls...I could go on. But conviction is one of the best co-op games I have played mad.gif

LOL wut?

Assassins Creed and Ubisoft games in general have some of the best controls on pc hands down. Assassins Creed and Prince of Persia controls are wonderful and I prefer using a mouse and keyboard for those games rather than a controller. In general these games are very hard for pc controls to work out buy ubisoft nails it everytime, sounds like you just do not know how to play.
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PC or PS4 > PS3,360 and whatever else.

PLEASE let this be a good PC game. It looks really really good and I like what I saw.
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I don't believe a word ubisoft says. PC is the lead platform my backside.

I agree. It is more like "We were in the neighborhood with the PS4 anyway, so we might give you a lift since we're going that way ...or we may just wave as we drive by, who knows?
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THANK YOU PS4, for existing, cause now it seems will develop for PC first, then just lower the shaders, models, textures, etc to fit on their x86 console, which will be a whole ton easier than the other way around.

I don't think they need to lower the textures since PS4 have 8GB RAM.
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