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I think this is a driver related issue, but I am not sure. I upgraded my drivers to 11.3, and even tried reverting to 11.1 but I did not really do the whole clean and start fresh deal. I noticed that I cannot see any effects at all when there is an explosion. Below I have a picture of a C4 detonation, and as you can see the only way to know that there has been an explosion, is that the pieces of the building are flying through the air. If a grenade goes off in front of me, the only way I know is by seeing something like a building break apart.

Has anyone else had this problem, or can anyone confirm that this is probably just a driver issue?



I am running BC2 on my sig rig below.

EDIT: The map in general also seems to be lacking of things. I like how clear and open it is (which you cannot really tell in the picture I think), but it is almost like the fog of war is missing or something like that. I honestly don't play BC2 enough to fully remember what is different.
Edited by Shibster216 - 4/2/11 at 12:05pm
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Lol this is really big advantage over others.

You could try reinstalling BC2, If you really want it fixed.
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Lol this is really big advantage over others.

You could try reinstalling BC2, If you really want it fixed.

Haha that is what I was thinking. I have thought about reinstalling, I was just hoping there might be a quick fix somewhere. I doubt it though.
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Wow, must be great in MP.
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Hahahaha, Honestly you'd get an advantage, was playing earlier and the bloom and smoke was really annoying, Also, noticed the Sky doesnt have much of an appeal or glow to it.
   
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Something is off putting with the sky color and the little hill on the far left.

What map is this?
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I'd leave it alone and call it a day.
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Wow, must be great in MP.
I still suck at BC2, even with an advantage like that.
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Also, add me up on BFBC2 "Merlin216".
XD

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Something is off putting with the sky color and the little hill on the far left.

What map is this?
Oasis

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Hahahaha, Honestly you'd get an advantage, was playing earlier and the bloom and smoke was really annoying, Also, noticed the Sky doesnt have much of an appeal or glow to it.
It is an advantage, but I kind of miss the effects. After what everyone else is saying I may as well just leave it as is. I feel like part of the game is missing though.

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Ok, I don't play very often though.
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