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Hmm. Can anybody tell me why I have to wait until the 6th June for the EU copy to come out? Is there going to be extra stuff?
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Here are a couple of noteworthy known issues from the readme.txt:
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In Mass Effect you will occsaionally find elevators that connect different
locations. While riding in an elevator the game is loading significant amounts
of information and modifying data. We recommend against saving the game after
an elevator is activated until the player departs the elevator. Saving during
elevator trips can occasional cause unusual behaviors.

Mass Effect does not run on a system using a GMA X3000 video card, a general
protection fault error appear after double clicking the start icon.

Mass Effect does not run optimally on the Sapphire Radeon x1550 series of video
cards. We recommend that Mass Effect is not played on a system with this video
card.

Mass Effect does not run optimally on the NVIDIA GeForce 7100 series of video
cards. We recommend that Mass Effect is not played on a system with this video
card.

The ATI X1950, and X1650 have a known issue with minor pixilation of some visual
effects in Mass Effect. An upcoming Catalyst 8.6 video driver from ATI update
will address this issue.

Mass Effect does not run optimally on a computer with a Pentium 4 CPU with a
FSB below 800 MHz under Windows Vista. We recommend that Mass Effect is not
played on a system with this CPU and operating system combination.

The the NVIDIA 8800 Series of video cards can require significant time (30
seconds or more) to change resolutions. This is due to a required
recalculation of thousands of video shaders.
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Originally Posted by Outcasst View Post
Hmm. Can anybody tell me why I have to wait until the 6th June for the EU copy to come out? Is there going to be extra stuff?
No, they just dislike us, or something. I'm not sure I can see any logic behind the non-synchronized releases seeing as we have digital wonders like the internet and Steam to help us, so I'm not sure what exactly they're trying to do.. Make sure as many disgruntled Europeans as possible pirate it?

Fun fact, Assassin's Creed, from the French developer Ubisoft, is available on Steam for North Americans but will never be available for Europeans. Go figure. I didn't buy AC because of this.

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The the NVIDIA 8800 Series of video cards can require significant time (30
seconds or more) to change resolutions. This is due to a required
recalculation of thousands of video shaders.
Do all other UE3 games require this? Can't see why things like this should be left in the game when they've had half a year to fix the game since the console release..
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post #44 of 68
Well forget that i'm just going to download it. I'm not waiting over a week for the same game that's released everywhere else a week before
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Well forget that i'm just going to download it. I'm not waiting over a week for the same game that's released everywhere else a week before
Well my good sir, in that case I feel obligated to politely thank you for contributing to the decline of the PC gaming industry.





god damned mother ****ing pirates.
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I don't know why everyone is crying about the online key verification.....I just had to enter the key and that's it. Everything else was done in the background. BFD

Anyhow, here are some screens. This game has amazing graphics, and I stay at 60 FPS with VSync on. This is maxed out at 1920x1080.














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Here are a couple of noteworthy known issues from the readme.txt:
Someone's going to have a problem running it on a PIII...hint hint.
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I don't know why everyone is crying about the online key verification.....I just had to enter the key and that's it. Everything else was done in the background. BFD

Anyhow, here are some screens. This game has amazing graphics, and I stay at 60 FPS with VSync on. This is maxed out at 1920x1080.














You won't be saying that when you have to reinstall it a few times
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Well my good sir, in that case I feel obligated to politely thank you for contributing to the decline of the PC gaming industry.

No problem.
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Ugh, I'm paranoid if my card can play it seeing it's not that much more than a X1600Pro
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