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The only thing that puts me off is the performance reviews that say CFX and SLI don't work well and it is CPU bound and does not use more than 3 cores. Is this still the case after updates?

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I can't speak for performance since I haven't played in a while and don't use multiple GPUs, but the game is a turd to begin with. It might be the 100,000th generic shooter to come out within the last 5 years, it's getting really old. The game is a mashup of CoD and Gears of War, and it has the worst UI ever. Waste of cash.
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The only thing that puts me off is the performance reviews that say CFX and SLI don't work well and it is CPU bound and does not use more than 3 cores. Is this still the case after updates?

Thank you.

on my setup i get 120fps everything maxed 1080p.

    
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on my setup i get 120fps everything maxed 1080p.

Thanks for the information.
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It's a very bad game. Normally I think boredgunner is excessively pessimistic about games but in this case he is dead on.
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It's a very bad game. Normally I think boredgunner is excessively pessimistic about games but in this case he is dead on.

DAMN! I could have bought a beer and a half instead mad.gif
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With the current Capcom Sale on Steam, for the cost of RE6 on sale, one could get a different, or even several different games that range from decent to good. For Example Dead Rising 2, Lost Planet 2, Devil May Cry 3, Devil May Cry 4, Bionic Commando, or Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition(This one is the best option IMO if you don't own a Street Fighter IV variant)
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+1 to all.
Can anyone else comment now on the performance of the game?
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