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I havent even heard of it.... i thought i was on the ball.. meh...
I take it you don't watch a lot of Adult Swim?
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Honestly, from the screenshots on the steam page (I haven't watched any sort of video or trailer for it) I never would have thought it was a shooter.
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at least preordering Rift gave decent TF2 gear, this won't even make me think of a preorder but I also never heard of the game until now. Not saying the game is good or bad, but come on I might've preordered if you gave me some better extras
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Still on the fence about this one. Although they did add a lot of items for the PC including squad based VOIP and LAN support. I also like that there will be a training mode so you can practice on on the vehicles, such as the heli, so you can learn how to use it before going straight into a multi-player game and crashing immediately.

All pics I have seen the graphics don't look that great, but if the gameplay is good, I could live with that. Guessing most of the pics were console though at lower res.
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Almost no pc footage, but the recommended hardware lists a GTX480/570 as the graphics card of choice.

So is it beautiful or awful? If they really wanted pre-orders, PC gamers would at least have been given something to go on.
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I pre-ordered this about three weeks ago. I've been pretty excited about it since it was first announced. The TF2 item and Metro being added was just a nice bonus for me.
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Almost no pc footage, but the recommended hardware lists a GTX480/570 as the graphics card of choice.

So is it beautiful or awful? If they really wanted pre-orders, PC gamers would at least have been given something to go on.

Apparently the game is being ported from the console to PC and by a third party not the original developer.

I am not really impressed at all If I was honest.

http://www.shacknews.com/onearticle.x/65205

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the game is going to be great.

The PC is being handled by Digital extremes, who has ton lots of work with multiplayer games, they have teamed with epic multiple times. If you played the earlier Unreal series games on the PC. you played what was the digital extreme version, not the one epic worked on.

Preordered and i can barely wait for it.

Kaos studios are the guys who created Desert Combat mod for 1942, and were brought on by Dice to help them work on battlefield 2, afterward they were let go, and then were pulled in by THQ. If you truly doubt what kaos is capable of, just look at those 2 games.

The game is featuring DX11(which is why the recommended is a dx11 card), tons of PC only content, a Full Comma rose, squad voip. The PC version is being drastically altered in terms of balance of weapons with damage, accuracy, recoil. They know they cant attempt to balance console and PC versions the same.

1st person cockpits, advanced armor on vehicles, not just health, so you protect damaged areas by changing direction. Dedicated servers.

They are providing everything that PC gamers want and need. If you are on the fence about it, well you shouldnt be.
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yeah. homefront looks pretty good so far.
grats THQ!
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Anybody got a picture of this hat?
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still not sure if want.
    
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