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I just got back form playing PG racing for the xbox360 and dude does it ever pale in comparison to NFSW on pc! THe resolution is garbage and no anti-aliasing either! Why are people paying so much for this thing when all they need to do is upgrade thier pc?
 
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360 has a slight advantage because it only needs to render games at 30fps max
PC is much better.
    
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I agree about the AA thing, I played PGR3 at BestBuy and was like "***?? I WANT SMOOTHNESS!"

But remember, a Xbox 360 can be had for about $300, whereas a competent gaming PC will set you back $1000 +.
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I just got back form playing PG racing for the xbox360 and dude does it ever pale in comparison to NFSW on pc! THe resolution is garbage and no anti-aliasing either! Why are people paying so much for this thing when all they need to do is upgrade thier pc?
Was it on a hi-def TV? If not, thats why. I have played it on hi-def and it looked really nice.
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Ahhh, so the pc realm of gaming that surpasses the xbox360 is limited to the knowledgeable and skilled overclock.net members.... I see now

Edit: yeah it was on an HD TV.
 
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Thats odd, becuase when I played it, it was anything BUT jaggy, it was very smooth and I enjoyed playing it. Try playing it on a good TV, because I'm a huge fan of Project GOtham Racing 2 and 3 was sort of a dissapointment only becuase XBOX360 was expensive and the cars are ALOT more narrow than the ones in PGR2, little things like that are what turn me away from a game. FOr example, when I used to play Counter-Strike 1.6 the M4A1 was about 20FT Long. and when I got to play CSS it was extremely shorter than the M4A1 in CS1.6 I disliked it until I started playing more and the length becuase normal to me.
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I own a 360 and the game graphics suck in some games and are better in others. For example in Fight night round 3 the graphics are hard to differenciate from real life while dynasty warriors 5 looks only as good as ps2.
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post #8 of 91
Every game that I have played on my PC looks better than the same game on the XBOX 360. I like the consoles because I can play Madden on my 57" HDTV
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[Edit - Vulcan]PGR3 is by no means a game to judge the 360 by.. go play oblivion on it and then play it on your pc.. good luck matching the performance for the same price.. and need for speed most wanted looks pretty nice.. i havnt seen that game on the pc.. but if your gonna try and compair.. at least use games that are on both formats.. to me the 360 smokes most peoples setups.. and is on par with some of the high end setups.. it only pales when compaired to someone that has spend hundreds and hundreds of dollars and many many many hours tweaking their system..
    
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.... are you KIDDING me man? have you ever actually gotten into the game and PLAYED it?
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[Edit - Vulcan]PGR3 is by no means a game to judge the 360 by.. go play oblivion on it and then play it on your pc.. good luck matching the performance for the same price.. and need for speed most wanted looks pretty nice.. i havnt seen that game on the pc.. but if your gonna try and compair.. at least use games that are on both formats.. to me the 360 smokes most peoples setups.. and is on par with some of the high end setups.. it only pales when compaired to someone that has spend hundreds and hundreds of dollars and many many many hours tweaking their system..
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