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Well, GTA IV sure is a fun game. I only have been playing for about an hour, but it is fun. I'm new to the franchise. Anyways, I just had a quick question. Every once in a while I'll see a very small artifact/texture tearing/whatever the small things I see are, and was just wondering if it was normal. Maybe a small one on a sign if I look at it in a certain angle. I don't really have these in other games. I have an overclock, so I bumped down to stock clocks (which came pre-factory o.c stable) and they still existed. So am I being too paranoid and ignore it or is something up?

Thanks for your feedback.
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if it happens at stock clocks i'd say it's normal
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It's also something that I notice while i'm playing. Be calm, it seems to be normal.
    
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^^ it's like a film grain effect, it also appears in the other version on console too. it's like a web of dots around textures.
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How the *$^5 did you turn that car into what appears to be a three-wheeled motorcycle?

I want one.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jellis142;11813983 
How the *$^5 did you turn that car into what appears to be a three-wheeled motorcycle?

I want one.

It's clearly a Batpod.
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Can't say i ever noticed any artifacts in GTA IV?

Is it the view distance you're noticing? If you don't the view distance on max it will sometimes show spidery traces where the object should be?

Are all settings on max?
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I don't see these artifacts on mine...
Are you positive Niko is not drunk? tongue.gif
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by zefs;11815244 
I don't see these artifacts on mine...
Are you positive Niko is not drunk? tongue.gif

Lololol. Who knows, he's one crazy russian.

Anyways, yes I have maxed settings but it maybe be an nvidia issue. Who knows... I'm not gonna worry about it if I see it on stock clocks.

Thanks everyone for their feedback.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by axizor;11815563 
Lololol. Who knows, he's one crazy russian.

Anyways, yes I have maxed settings but it maybe be an nvidia issue. Who knows... I'm not gonna worry about it if I see it on stock clocks.

Thanks everyone for their feedback.

Actually that's a rockstar issue.wink.gif

They fail at graphics programming.biggrin.gif
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