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In one word : screenshots biggrin.gif
If a game looks great and plays great then I get the most joy out of it by playing it!If I come around a screen that I positively love how it looks I take a screenshot and keep it for eye candy..Other than that,I prefer how a game feels to me than how it looks
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Play it.
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post #13 of 17
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So what do you focus on when playing a 3rd person game?

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter has great graphics and the atmosphere was amazing but gameplay is disappointing and short.

Yeah it is harder to savor graphics in a third person game. The only third person game I mentioned there is Dragon Age: Inquisition. The graphical features I savored were long distance views which is easy to savor in third person, and actually object detail (meshes, textures, and the 3D mapping on miscellaneous objects) since it was impressive to see how every wooden floorboard for example is actually a separate, 3D mapped piece of wood, oppose to the whole thing being one square mesh with a texture that gives the imitation of hardwood floor. Although in this game I savored its art design even more, like the nature design of the Emerald Graves.

I didn't find the gameplay of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter to be disappointing, it was actually better than I expected (although my expectations were admittedly rather low). I like detective style gameplay and this game had a distinct take on it that made sense. The game is short yeah, but any longer would have been too long and repetitive.
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I stick my head close enough to the screen that I can rub my eyeball up and down it until I have left a wet pattern of my movement.
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I stick my head close enough to the screen that I can rub my eyeball up and down it until I have left a wet pattern of my movement.

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This pic explains my way of admiration.
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I like to just look at as much as I can and compare it to the possibility of reality that could be like it. Since I upgraded my GPU recently, I've been trying to 100% Rise of the Tomb Raider. @ 93% right now. I like to just stop and look around and see how "real" it feels overall. Most of us have photographic memory, so we can remember to a degree how a game looked and felt.
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