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I just bought Resident Evil 4 on the PC, and surprisingly, the game IS demanding. According to the box, RE4's requirements are:
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Supported OS: Windows® 2000/XP (only)
Processor: 1 GHz Pentium® III or AMD Athlon™ (or better)
RAM: 256 MB (512 MB recommended)
Video Card: 128 MB DirectX® 9.0c-compliant AGP or PCI Express graphics card (256 or higher for High Graphics Detail support)
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compliant (or better)
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c or higher (included on disc)
CD-ROM: 12x or faster CD-ROM
Hard Drive Space: 1.2 GB minimum
Peripherals Supported: Gamepad
Supported Video Cards at Time of Release

* NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX/6/7 families
* ATI® Radeon® 9200-9800/X families.
The game was recently released and I was expecting good performance on this PC judging by the requirements... I manage to pull off about 5 FPS on the FX5500. And my Brother's PC which consist of the following: A64 3000+, 1GB of PC3200, X1550 (PCI-e), 100GB IDE HDD, ASROCK DUAL SATA II. The game runs fairly smooth at around 40FPS but it does dip around the 30's...The game on 1280x1024 will slug the PC to about 20-30FPS. I'm not sure about you guys about you should try to run the game. Luckily I'm upgrading to the following: X1950PRO, XFX 650i, and 2GB of DDR 2, to keep up with current games.
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WHAT? Resident Evil 4 is out on PC? Are you seriously? D: How much was it?
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LOL WHAT!!??!?!

****!~ I just started playing again on GC!! Where did you buy from!?!/
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I bought it from my local GameStop for an AFFORDABLE $20!

Link to Ubisoft Store.
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Oh HELLS nah. Brb going to Best Buy.
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Quote:
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Oh HELLS nah. Brb going to Best Buy.
Get me one! It's 10 PM here. T_T!@ I don't think I will sleep tonight.

@pablo420, thanks for the notice.
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I already knew it was out.... for a couple months now.
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ERRR throw on the breaks! NO MOUSE SUPPORT ***!?!?!?!

That's WHACK. And why do the visuals NOT look better than GameCube version?

>=\\ Lazy port!
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Quote:
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I already knew it was out.... for a couple months now.
1 Month.

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ERRR throw on the breaks! NO MOUSE SUPPORT ***!?!?!?!

That's WHACK. And why do the visuals NOT look better than GameCube version?

>=\\ Lazy port!
IMO, they do look better. Just by looking at textures. Right now, I'm watching my brother play it on his PC. But the game is WAY better off with a Gamepad.
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Man... I don't own a game pad. =/ lol Thanks for the warning. I would of went and bought it tomorrow.

EDIT: So this is like an Emulator from GC to PC?
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