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If a game has a great story and plays well, who gives a damn which one "looks prettier"?
Thats true but companies competing to make a better game benefits us.
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Crysis has better graphics than either.

It's the better game clearly.
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Me. And people who want quality rpgs on pc.

I wish I could afford all the games I want coming out..
Because graphics are the end all be all of a game, yeah right. I wish there were less people with opinions like yours, we'd have more Ocarina of Time ranked epics released.
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Because graphics are the end all be all of a game, yeah right. I wish there were less people with opinions like yours, we'd have more Ocarina of Time ranked epics released.
i wish there were less people like you.

Graphics help to immerse you in the world. If i am going to pay full price for both DA2 and the witcher 2, i expect both of them to provide as good an experience in all catagories as possible. If they were budget titles, i would understand lapses in certain things.

No one should ever just settle.

It is pretty sad that a small studio can take on the behemoth that is bioware/EA and beat them at what bioware has done for a living for how long. ANywho, what was so epic about OOT.
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Because graphics are the end all be all of a game, yeah right. I wish there were less people with opinions like yours, we'd have more Ocarina of Time ranked epics released.
Not what I meant...

I "Care" because its good that developers are pushing other developers to make a better game.
In the article he also said that their setting is more believable, an auther spent a lot of his life creating it.
I never said its because graphics are the "end all be all" of a game.
The first witcher game was very entertaining and this one looks pretty great.
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i wish there were less people like you.

Graphics help to immerse you in the world. If i am going to pay full price for both DA2 and the witcher 2, i expect both of them to provide as good an experience in all catagories as possible. If they were budget titles, i would understand lapses in certain things.

No one should ever just settle.

It is pretty sad that a small studio can take on the behemoth that is bioware/EA and beat them at what bioware has done for a living for how long. ANywho, what was so epic about OOT.
This. I get bored of a game more easily if the graphics is not all that great.

If Witcher 2 does turn out to be a better graphically game, I will choose it over DA2.
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Crysis has better graphics than either.

It's the better game clearly.


They are vastly different games....
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Not what I meant...

I "Care" because its good that developers are pushing other developers to make a better game.
In the article he also said that their setting is more believable, an auther spent a lot of his life creating it.
I never said its because graphics are the "end all be all" of a game.
The first witcher game was very entertaining and this one looks pretty great.
Sounded like you were insinuating it, my bad.

Vhati. When people design more on textures than the actual storyline (which is a bit more immersive than looking at a stupid tree shake in the wind, (boy, people with ADD must hate you..)) then the gameplay isn't really present and you usually end up doing something repetitive. Assassins creed for example, what a terrible game. It looked decent when it was released but boy did it blow. There's a creativity hole now and people just rehash ideas and remove the uniqueness of a game or concentrate on graphics. It just really peeves me is all.

Proof gameplay > graphics = minecraft.

In b4 crysis.
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They are vastly different games....
So?
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Graphics do matter.
Especially in RPGs, the graphics are part of making it feel like you are that character, if it looks horrible it eats away the experience, I'm not saying bad graphics destroy game or good graphics make the game even though gameplay sucks, but they are meaningful part of the whole experience that is the main point of RPGs.

Shooter games are more focused around gameplay and how your actions make stuff feel heroic, where graphics play lesser part, though they help making it look cool too.

Dragon age origins looked bad and I'm dissapointed DA2 makes the same mistake even after few years.
Not that I'm skipping it because of graphics, or at all.
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