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post #11 of 21
Graphics are good but the gameplay and car handling are beyond terrible. They should of put less time into the graphics and more time into the actual game mechanics.
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post #12 of 21
Still looks gay.
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This is a bummer....

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viii) Is ATI’s Crossfire or NVIDIA’s SLI supported?
Unfortunately, due to the working of GRID’s engine, systems which link two or more graphics cards (i.e. Crossfire or SLI) are not implicitly supported. This means you may not see a performance boost from having the second card, and you may even have trouble running the game. If GRID is failing to start properly and your system is SLI or Crossfire enabled, try disabling the technology in either NVIDIA’s or ATI’s control panel in Windows and see if this helps.
If that's the case, how am i pulling close to 50FPS @ 1920x1200 ALL MAX w/ 4XMSAA?
 
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Cause its pretty optimized. I'm running it all maxed at 1600*1200 with full aa and I'm getting around 80fps average. This is also another game that proves that running more than one video card can be a waste at times.
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graphics are great the actual game not so much
    
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post #16 of 21
Looks very interesting!
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post #17 of 21
It's the same engine as the one used in Colin McRae: DIRT
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love it, drifting is a lot harder than other games though
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Quote:
Originally Posted by alex98uk View Post
It's the same engine as the one used in Colin McRae: DIRT
correct. i max it with 8800GTX 16xQCSAA without any glitches.
although i am willing to bet AA isn't enabled in this game, this is why people are getting great frame rates. my eyes are very sensitive to AA (sorry, can't help it when one owns a 8800GTX) and i do notice the edges on all of the surfaces.

this game is superb. i played it with my 360 controller, and my god it's fun!

the force feedback informs me of when it's just about to spin out. this game is designed not to be played on a keyboard, unfortunately.
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Yea im not much of a racing game critic but playing the demo on the 360 was quite enjoyable.
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