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I don't understand how people can say Dragon Age 2 has bad graphics. I really don't. Actually take a second to look at the surroundings. Look at the Gallows and Lowtown, for example.

I think it's just prejudice clouding your vision.
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Considering Crysis 1 had 32 players with vehicles, and Crysis 2 has like...16 players and no vehicles, and small ass maps I think its safe to say PC was not their audience, console port if I ever saw one. Crysis has always been garbage to me, nothing more than a benchmark and eye candy.
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Arent there more to games than just how they look?
Not when most games now adays have bad story lines.
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post #24 of 30
This crap is epic. You guys play a DX 9 demo that was ported from console and your mad about the GFX.

The game is not even out, there are plenty of single player videos out there of the full game and it looks spectacular. And all I hear is a ported demo looked bad well no duh!
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post #25 of 30
You lost me when you ripped on 120hz, I 100% notice the difference.

Don't judge based on nothing, It makes you seem like an idiot. Average joe can see the difference in a Wall-mart.

I do as a whole agree they kinda just give PC half-assed games. When PC gamers see a game made for them with what they asked for Go NUTS for it. Have you Seen BF3? Looks Heavenly so far.

PS. Witcher Looks YEARS above DA2. Its a bad console port and a mildly ok game.
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post #26 of 30
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RROD... Ship to MS £50.. Repair Console..Ship back..RROD..Ship back...Sent back..RROD...NOOOOOO MORE WARRENTY!!

Thats console gaming for you.
RROD and YLOD rarely ever happen anymore with the new console revisions. Stop beating the dead horse.....
    
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post #27 of 30
i believe piracy is main problem in pc gaming community, game developer makes more profit on console.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by davista111 View Post
RROD... Ship to MS £50.. Repair Console..Ship back..RROD..Ship back...Sent back..RROD...NOOOOOO MORE WARRENTY!!

Thats console gaming for you.
PC gaming > console gaming...

however, console gaming has its places (when a friend is over, etc)

The RROD argument is pretty weak also if you ask me.
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post #29 of 30
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Originally Posted by Bikkit View Post
I don't understand how people can say Dragon Age 2 has bad graphics. I really don't. Actually take a second to look at the surroundings. Look at the Gallows and Lowtown, for example.

I think it's just prejudice clouding your vision.
i agree but the character models are just feel like reused from da 1 ........

what's more disappointing is crysis 2 graphics after 3 years it can't even match crysis 1 fing console ports.
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post #30 of 30
I think there are many misconceptions about the pc market.

For one, it's scarier to make games for it for companies cuz they're afraid of the easier piracy. So they end up punishing their PAYING customers with silly DRM which just gets circumvented anyway.

So consoles feel safer I guess. But Valve has shown with steam that pc gaming can be extremely lucrative!

I think pc game making would be more successful if they NEVER punished paying customers with nonsense. Piracy is here to stay, it WILL NEVER GO AWAY. Just focus on your paying customers.
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