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Originally Posted by MaDeOfMoNeY View Post
I really do not think this game is gonna be as demanding as we all think it is to be honest.
says the guy with twin 580s
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I'm talking about the people who want to go big and are depressed because it's out of their budget.
It's not a big deal to max out a game. Really it isn't. I have a 570OC, let's see how the beta runs.
I remember playing Crysis SP @ 25fps maxed. Still enjoyed it. If I can hit 60fps 4xAA in MP, I'm fine.

Ok so $300-500 extra and the game is maxed, now what? Probably still suck at the game anyway.
I, for one, don't care for AA. At "1200p" it really doesn't make a difference. I'd much rather turn up all the other settings and leave AA off. For me, anything above 35fps is perfect as long as I'm permanently above that. I think when the developer tweeted about needing 2 580s to max the game, he meant high res tri monitor, max anti-aliasing settings. If a 560 is recommended, a 560TI should do well on high, 570 should "ultra" out everything without anti-aliasing, 580 should do well with some anti-aliasing, and dual 580s for tri-monitor play.

Regardless, if I can't absolutely max the game out on my Q6600 and GTX570, I won't feel bad. I'm getting a 2600k in a few months and if not even that can do it, I'll toss in a second 570 and call it a day. I can get them reaaaaaal cheap.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 9/21/11 at 11:12am
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I really do not think this game is gonna be as demanding as we all think it is to be honest.
I'm inclined to agree with you there. I think this zh1nt0 guy saying 6950 as recommended is for "medium" settings @ 30 FPS is just MORE HYPE. I can't see how dual 6950/70's or SLI 560Ti/570's+ will not play this game properly. Especially with the advancements in XF/SLI scaling. If one 6950 is recommended and a second 6950 scales 70-100%, then what's the problem?
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i like that idea, however instead of upgrading my 6970 to xfire, i'm gunna run it solo until the 7970 comes out, then sell my 6970 and buy one of those...sounds like a good plan i guess.
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Got paid today, pre-ordering BF3 when I get home
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I'm talking about the people who want to go big and are depressed because it's out of their budget.
It's not a big deal to max out a game. Really it isn't. I have a 570OC, let's see how the beta runs.
I remember playing Crysis SP @ 25fps maxed. Still enjoyed it. If I can hit 60fps 4xAA in MP, I'm fine.

Ok so $300-500 extra and the game is maxed, now what? Probably still suck at the game anyway.


this is OCN, if you expect any less something is very very wrong.. the PC community on a whole LOVES upgrading and updating, on an overclocking website it's at least x2; even if they lack the funds at least let them wish
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4850, y u no 6950 or similar?
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Eat pot noodles for a year, use the food money on upgrades. Everyone will be fine.
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I don't seriously think it will be "that" bad. I could see where it would require to run 580s in SLI for 1920x1080+ literally maxed. Hell thats like crysis, it will still bring my system to it's knees at that res if i add 8x AA, which in reality 2x to 4x is most all that's needed at a high res. I'm a stickler for wanting to run every game max, probably wont be to run this one though, but i imagine it will still look very good.
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I, for one, don't care for AA. At "1200p" it really doesn't make a difference.
Except you're wrong, it still makes a huge difference.
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