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I'm looking to buy a new game, I really want multiplayer and I love FPS's so I have narrowed it down to either Black Ops or Homefront. I haven't played Homefront yet, but I have played Black Ops on my Xbox 360 and I love it. Also, can my sig rig (MSI GX630) run either of these games? Recommendations for other FPS games would be appreciated.
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post #2 of 34
Neither.
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Save money.

Buy CS 1.6 or CSS and some indie games with the difference :/
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post #4 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by beers View Post
Neither.
This ^...If you absolutely had to choose one game. Black Ops. I'd check BC2. There are deals all the time for 10$. 20$ is going price.

Your rig can handle BC2. My old rig had the same processors and a lower GPU and handle it fine. Graphics turned down of course.
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Crysis 2. Heard its pretty good and devs are already pushing a DX 11 update!
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Quote:
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Crysis 2. Heard its pretty good and devs are already pushing a DX 11 update!
Groundbreaking! Especially considering a couple of months before launch the game was supposed to ship with DX11 capabilities..
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post #7 of 34
As much as I hate to say it, Crysis 2 was better than those. I say wait untill tommorow and see if that dx11 patch is released and wait a few days to see what happens with the drivers. IT IS A GOOD GAME. Just not the graphical marvel we expected, but we'll see what happens with the dx11 patch
Edited by strap624 - 3/27/11 at 5:37pm
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post #8 of 34
Yeah, don't bother buying Black Ops, or Homefront.... Save your money and buy Battlefield 3 when it comes out. If you haven't already.. I'd suggest you buy Crysis 2.
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post #9 of 34
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Thanks for the speedy replies everyone! I think I'll wait until later tonight to make a decision. So far everyone is saying either Bad Company 2 (I didn't like the multiplayer demo/BETA on 360, so I'm kind of skeptical on buying the game), or Crysis 2.

Crysis 2's demo had an insane amount of lag spikes on my system, probably due to my crappy CPU. I used the optimizer and it was better, but still not that much more playable.

But I'm still eagerly accepting recommendations! Thanks again.

Oh by the way, my friend has a copy of CS:S he's giving to me so I'm not going to buy that.
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post #10 of 34
Just play CS:S until battlefield 3 comes out.
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