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now whats the difference between that one and the geforce drivers? is it the same except in develpoment, or are the openGL drivers different. and install along side of current driver or replace?

It's the same except it has added support for OpenGL which Guild Wars 2 apparantly makes heavy use of. Not really too familiar with the exact science behind it, someone with more knowledge might be able to explain it better. Most people (including me) have been seeing positive results from the driver. Your 460 is still supported so I'd say you should have a go. Plus you can always roll back if you get negative results. Just my 2 cents. smile.gif
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It's the same except it has added support for OpenGL which Guild Wars 2 apparantly makes heavy use of. Not really too familiar with the exact science behind it, someone with more knowledge might be able to explain it better. Most people (including me) have been seeing positive results from the driver. Your 460 is still supported so I'd say you should have a go. Plus you can always roll back if you get negative results. Just my 2 cents. smile.gif

awesome. ill go ahead and swap out the two drivers when i get home from work tomorrow. its getting late right now. also, any noted negatively affected performance in other games?
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awesome. ill go ahead and swap out the two drivers when i get home from work tomorrow. its getting late right now. also, any noted negatively affected performance in other games?

The only games I have installed at the moment is Guild Wars 2, Dirt 3, and Street Fighter x Tekken. No negative effects with Dirt 3 or Street Fighter x Tekken. Give it a go and tell me how it goes mate.
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Hang in there mate, I have faith that the devs will be able to fix these in the future, MMOs take time to mature and GW2 is just barely out the gate, as time passes they'll make patches, so slowly but surely we will see improvements. Right now I'm still level 41 so I guess I'm half way through. I'm taking my time levelling and I gotta say I'm enjoying every bit of it.
Just tried PvP for the first time last night and it was enjoyable, though I would say it's not as innovative than the PvE world in GW2. I did enjoy since for some reason I won like 4/6 games I played even though it was my first time lol. I also lead the score board in 1st or second place, IDK if it's the skills or if the ranger class is overpowered. It does seem to be too simple though, like it wasn't thought about enough. It's like the devs put in 1000 hours in building the PvE system then decided "Let's just go with capture the flag for PvP, that always works." and stopped there.
Anyway how do I join WvW? Is this the same as PvP where you're all level 80 and have the same gear?
You open up the battleground menu and click join the battleground (default button is B). It's not the same as PvP because only your level get ramped up to 80, everything else stays the same (traits, equipments), which means that native level 80 characters fully geared with all trait tiers unlocked will have slight advantage over you.

You don't usually fight with your toon anyway (unless you ran into mini skirmishes), siege is the name of the game.
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You open up the battleground menu and click join the battleground (default button is B). It's not the same as PvP because only your level get ramped up to 80, everything else stays the same (traits, equipments), which means that native level 80 characters fully geared with all trait tiers unlocked will have slight advantage over you.
You don't usually fight with your toon anyway (unless you ran into mini skirmishes), siege is the name of the game.

Thanks man, can't wait to try it out..Don't really wanna get hooked with PvP yet though. Still have a lot to do with PvE. Taking it nice and slow if ya know what I mean.
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LOL, ANet suspended me from their forum because I gave them my two cents about their "patch" that made a horrible player culling situation in WvW to a - see zero enemies in WvW situation.

Epic fail game from a pathetic company.
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LOL, ANet suspended me from their forum because I gave them my two cents about their "patch" that made a horrible player culling situation in WvW to a - see zero enemies in WvW situation.
Epic fail game from a pathetic company.

Someone sounds butthurt.

Calling the company pathetic must stem from knowledge obtained prior to this game's release. If you held this opinion then, you shouldn't have bought the game.

If anything, I would say the game and their response to problems since launch show a lot of love and dedication, making them far from a fail company, regardless of whether or not you like the game.
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Someone sounds butthurt.
Calling the company pathetic must stem from knowledge obtained prior to this game's release. If you held this opinion then, you shouldn't have bought the game.
If anything, I would say the game and their response to problems since launch show a lot of love and dedication, making them far from a fail company, regardless of whether or not you like the game.

+1. Stop playing and stop complaining if you think they did/are doing such a bad job.
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If anything, I would say the game and their response to problems since launch show a lot of love and dedication, making them far from a fail company, regardless of whether or not you like the game.

You must be extremely easy to please then. I wasted money on this game just like any other player, so I have a right to comment. You may disagree, which is fine of course. My entire guild is thinking about quitting this game due to the invisible army player culling in WvW and ANet's epic-ly bad handling of it. I have the right to state that I think this is one of the worst PvP MMORPG's ever made.
Edited by CallsignVega - 10/7/12 at 9:24pm
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You must be extremely easy to please then. I wasted money on this game just like any other player, so I have a right to comment. You may disagree, which is fine of course. My entire guild is thinking about quitting this game due to the invisible army player culling in WvW and ANet's epic-ly bad handling of it. I have the right to state that I think this is one of the worst PvP MMORPG's ever made.

You can comment and say whatever you want. But fact is this game is barely out of the gates, you'd be foolish to think it'd be a perfect game right out of the box. With regard to the crappy patch, it's not like they purposely did it. Why in the world would any company purposely give users a bad experience. If you can't be patient enough to wait for the game to mature, then go ahead an switch to other games. I hear WoW has another expansion, you might wanna go for that.
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