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I'll trade great graphics for great game play any day O the week...

Too much stress on graphics & realism takes too much from the focus on fun, which is what games were meant to be, not some mocked up rendition of real life played through monitors...

I sure hope they start making great games again, some day soon too..

I'm not going to be impressed/distracted by copy cats of other games or graphical improvements....

Sorry to spoil the party, but call me when the next awesome new game comes out, not the 5th rendition of some old title...
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I'm guessing one would need at least the 28nm next generation 'high performance' graphic cards to max a game with all those settings on at 1920 x 1080. So at the soonest (for those without SLI) fall 2012.
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Finally!
I have a fantastic feeling that this will be the next system benchmark, especially after Crysis 2's flummox of a "Graphical Improvement".
That being said, Epic always make games with amazing optimization technology. Still, can't argue that that is absoloutely gorgeous

Also, Bulletstorm on this would absoloutely blow anybodies mind (seeing as Bulletstorm is actually a very pretty game anyways)
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the demo we just saw requires three graphics cards
At least on GPU side developers utilize 100%. May be time for GPU become main component?
 
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This looks pretty killer. JS.
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They better do a DICE on this one, i.e putting as much effort as possible into the PC version. Think about how they got where they are...
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they're going to throw on real advertisements so investors get their moneys worth
bah da bah bah bah im loving it
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Originally Posted by _GTech View Post
I'll trade great graphics for great game play any day O the week...

Too much stress on graphics & realism takes too much from the focus on fun, which is what games were meant to be, not some mocked up rendition of real life played through monitors...

I sure hope they start making great games again, some day soon too..

I'm not going to be impressed/distracted by copy cats of other games or graphical improvements....

Sorry to spoil the party, but call me when the next awesome new game comes out, not the 5th rendition of some old title...
Games used to be fun, real (as real as the systems back then could handle) and had great graphics (also as much as the systems could handle back then).
Nowadays developers are too lazy, or really suck at multitasking that they can only focus on one of those.
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will it also be available on cinemas?

I really hope you can interact with that complex environment and not just browse around admiring the graphics and shooting people. Or be given commands "press x button to open the door" etc.

this is the difficult part.
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um...consoles cant run that.
They mean next generation consoles(the xbox 720/ps4) not current generation. If that's the graphics of next gen consoles, then PC (at the time of when next generation consoles come out), It's going to have pull something special to beat it.
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