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There is a rumor on the net that if you don't play with V-SYNC, you might overheat your cards. People are saying that the cards overheat in the menus and places where fps end up in the hundreds . In the cantina game, I was hitting over 300 FPS but my cards were not overheating according to Afterburner. Should I worry?
 
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Finally got the game installed after I bought it but the digital download didn't want to work, so it took some torrent downloading and virus side-stepping but it was well worth it.



Screenshot from the SC2 Fansite kit... These Terran are going down... (thought I would toss in a screenshot seeing as there seems to be a lack of them currently
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There is a rumor on the net that if you don't play with V-SYNC, you might overheat your cards. People are saying that the cards overheat in the menus and places where fps end up in the hundreds . In the cantina game, I was hitting over 300 FPS but my cards were not overheating according to Afterburner. Should I worry?
I wouldn't.
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Does anybody have a spare guest/trial pass? XD I'm a big fan of CNC but never played Starcraft.
Big thread with many people giving away guest passes. You can try your luck there as well

http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/view...currentpage=68
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My little brother's not letting me play, ugh. He plays all the timeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

Tomorrow I'm not letting him play one second.
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Question about the multiplayer. So, if you play your placement matches and you suck. You get placed in the lowest league. However, if you keep improving at the game and start winning matches left and right. Do they take you out of that leauge and put you in the next highest one? Or are you stuck there?
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Question about the multiplayer. So, if you play your placement matches and you suck. You get placed in the lowest league. However, if you keep improving at the game and start winning matches left and right. Do they take you out of that leauge and put you in the next highest one? Or are you stuck there?
As you start to win more and more matches, you will move up in your own league. Once you move up far enough, you will be move to the next league with a rank of like 100 or 90.
    
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There is a rumor on the net that if you don't play with V-SYNC, you might overheat your cards. People are saying that the cards overheat in the menus and places where fps end up in the hundreds . In the cantina game, I was hitting over 300 FPS but my cards were not overheating according to Afterburner. Should I worry?
I wouldn't worry too much. However, I have been playing a sickening amount of SC2 since release, and I don't like to see my card sitting at 99% usage constantly, even if the temps are in an acceptable range ( < 75C). I put in the limiter I mentioned for peace of mind.
    
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I just won the campaign finally. It was a really great campaign. The last mission was a killer though, even when playing on normal. I used a bunch of banshees (at least I think that's what they're called, the cloaking helis that only shoot ground units)
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