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Its single player but you need an active internet connection like Diablo 3.

.....god darn THEM!!!! And I was so interested in getting this one. Now I'm bummed. Ugh, why the heck they go do that. mad.gif
     
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.....god darn THEM!!!! And I was so interested in getting this one. Now I'm bummed. Ugh, why the heck they go do that. mad.gif

For one simple reason, prevent piracy.
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Rivals had a small cars list, 30 fps lock, horrible optimization, pop in, render glitches, lame customization, and a small world. It is always online and cannot be paused. Not even talking about the awful handling of cars. The only thing I liked about the game was the story.
What story? tongue.gif

I started the game after the 30fps cap was able to be passed and the game ran well in 1440p on a single 660ti. And since I only payed around 15€ for it I won't criticize the customization level or map size biggrin.gif

What does suck, though, is that the game regularly crashes when using it with SweetFX. Weirdly that issue started after I was about 50% into the second career although I was using SFX since the beginning... But since I completed the racer career and don't like playing as a cop, the game is over for me now.

Try the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, it has an awesome handling and is incredibly fast. After getting it I never changed to any other car throughout the entire game. smile.gif




But back to the actual game: I just got Origin Access, but the game's launch date wasn't reduced to the 10th. I really hope it will, because I don't want to have spent 4€ to play 10 hours of Unravel whistle.gif
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For one simple reason, prevent piracy.

Well, that screws me over then. Satellite and 20GB cap don't play nice with game connections. And I was really interested in buying it.
     
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.....god darn THEM!!!! And I was so interested in getting this one. Now I'm bummed. Ugh, why the heck they go do that. mad.gif
Last last few NFS's had this feature. You hardly notice a difference to a full SP mode except that you can drive up to MP races as you would with SP ones. Also you can see some online racers in your session, but I believe you can turn that feature off, or at least in Rivals.
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For one simple reason, prevent piracy.
So I guess neither Origin nor NFS offers an offline mode such as Steam, right?
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Last last few NFS's had this feature. You hardly notice a difference to a full SP mode except that you can drive up to MP races as you would with SP ones. Also you can see some online racers in your session, but I believe you can turn that feature off, or at least in Rivals.

Only reason I don't touch online required connection games is because of my internet connection. Plus, I tend to move about and like the ability to play offline. Reason I tolerate Steam since I can throw it into offline mode.

Wish EA at least give the option for pure offline connection for us peeps who don't have internet connections to support it. My 700+ms pings would probably screw up the connection.
     
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So I guess neither Origin nor NFS offers an offline mode such as Steam, right?

Origin does have an offline mode but I'm willing to bet the game will try to log you into your origin account before you get to play. Like an internet connection test.
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I Love how they advertise manual transmission option in the video lol. Lost all hope in the need for speed games mad.gif
 
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What story? tongue.gif

I started the game after the 30fps cap was able to be passed and the game ran well in 1440p on a single 660ti. And since I only payed around 15€ for it I won't criticize the customization level or map size biggrin.gif

What does suck, though, is that the game regularly crashes when using it with SweetFX. Weirdly that issue started after I was about 50% into the second career although I was using SFX since the beginning... But since I completed the racer career and don't like playing as a cop, the game is over for me now.

Try the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, it has an awesome handling and is incredibly fast. After getting it I never changed to any other car throughout the entire game. smile.gif




But back to the actual game: I just got Origin Access, but the game's launch date wasn't reduced to the 10th. I really hope it will, because I don't want to have spent 4€ to play 10 hours of Unravel whistle.gif

It wasnt "passed", they simply found a command which increases the framerate cap from 30 to 60 fps. However the game's speed is bound to the framerate. So whenever you drop frames lower than 60, the game would actually decrease in its speed and slow down by the amount of fps that dropped. The game ran awfully even on my rig with a 290X at 2560x1440, I would constantly drop from 60 to low 40s in some places. So your claim of a single 660ti doing fine at 1440 is very doubtful if not credible at all. The Sesto Elemento is loads of fun in HP 2010 with its insane acceleration and light weight. Such a huge shame that the DLCs were not made available for the PC version, I bought them all on PS3 though.
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