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Originally Posted by Schroedinger View Post
I remember reading a hardware review somewhere that noted in passing that the game gaining the most performance from the third and fourth marginal cores was, oddly enough, F.E.A.R.

So that's probably a good bet. Otherwise it's probably a sliding scale by release date for how effectively multithreaded things are.
I was wondering why I could max out F.E.A.R. with my old 8600GTS, it did seem odd that the performance was really good for the card.

Other games I know that use four cores are Unreal Tournament III and Flight Simulator X (with the service pack).
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Okay so, all valve games, fear, UT3, FSX, supreme commander , suposedly Crysis, and thats it?

What about Gears of war, CoD4, NFSS, TDU, or any UPCOMING GAMES?
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post #13 of 64
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No difference in framerates...k Crytek can say all the want, but there has to be proof in the pudding. and i like pudding.
Run Crysis in a window with Taskman right next to it. Play Crysis and break some buildings around some AI.

And also, the physics aren't synced with the framerate.
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If your talking about opcoming games, I've heard many will be quad core optimized, a couple that I know of are Demigod and Alan Wake.
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Okay so, all valve games, fear, UT3, FSX, supreme commander , suposedly Crysis, and thats it?

What about Gears of war, CoD4, NFSS, TDU, or any UPCOMING GAMES?
Upcoming? Alan Wake and FarCry 2 should be.
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First you start with a quad-core optimized OS...like Vista.

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Team Fortress 2 does not use more than 1 core, however, they are working on adding it in a future update.
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post #18 of 64
Crysis is all that I know.....
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i think supreme commander does. and please no one say crysis cause it does not use more than 2 cores.
It does.....I know for a fact......I've monitored the cores activity while destroying shacks with grenades, and it utilizes all 4 cores
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post #19 of 64
Quake 4, with the most recent patch, uses 2 or 4 cores.
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post #20 of 64
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Team Fortress 2 does not use more than 1 core, however, they are working on adding it in a future update.
They said that would be coming in episode 2. What a let down. It does actually use 2 cores to do rain affects in episode 2, so technically they're not a bunch of liars.
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