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Lost Planet: Extreme Disappointment/Benched

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http://www.extremetech.com/article2/...2134582,00.asp

I'm glad I'm not the only one who thought the game wasn't looking that great. The interesting thing about this is the benching part, although theres questionable performance issues with the demo.
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If the game sucks then people won't use it as a benchmark. They are probably just throwing it onto the market hoping to take advantage of what they see as a lack of DX-10 benchmarking software.
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Seems like the "beef" is that the game doesn't really look any different in DX10 compared to in DX9, plus it runs much slower in Dx10 although the advertising states it will run 10-20% faster in Dx10. Anyway, the supposed increase (that currently isn't being realized) really isn't that great. So, why are consumers shelling out big bucks for DX10 cards? That's the overall sentiment about the demo. Let's hope for a much better product to hit shelves.
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Isn't the demo an early version of the game? If so, what's the big deal?
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oh game is BS
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I just uninstalled it. It was really crappy, especially because my Geforce 7800gtx was getting 20fps and it wouldn't stop telling me that my framerates were unacceptable. Even when i disabled all of the wonderful effects and overclocked my gpu i still got notifications every 3 seconds. The most irritating part was that i have a 19" widescreen monitor and they only have resolutions that go up to 1366x768 when my monitor displays at 1440x900 and their aspect ration fixer does not work in the slightest.I played the first mission anyhow and it was not too much of a blast. Theres so much work that needs to be done on lost planet.
    
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i got 27avg in snow. with DX9 version
    
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that was an awful demo, terrible graphics.
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What's the problem, it runs fine on my 360... Oh wait
thats right, it's Capcom!

"Capcom, giving you the worlds worst console->PC ports
since our inception." (Fake Quote)

Besides, the game blows. The controls are wonky,
the graphics suck, and you just get pwnd no matter
what you do in multiplayer (at least i do)...
Thank Buddha I have Gamefly.
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