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Originally Posted by AMDPhenomX4 View Post
What is Halo?



an awesome game
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Originally Posted by tyuo9980 View Post
I can name a few on the top of my head right now.

Crysis
Call of Duty
Dragon Age
Battlefield
all except gran turismo and resident evil.
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Crysis and Call of Duty are all that come to mind. I wouldn't say Battlefield was ruined; the Bad Company games were a branch off, but they never really abandoned the main Battlefield franchise. DICE said multiple times that they wanted to do some truly grand stuff with BF3, and the tech just wasn't there until they made the Frostbite 2 engine.



lolwut? Mouse smoothing can be disabled, FOV is able to be modified, controls... how are they clunky? Everything is in a easily reachable place, not to mention it's all customizable. And how the hell are is there bad performance? The game looks damn good maxed, so it'll take some umph to run it smoothly maxed; it ran well with nearly all of the dropdowns maxed with a bit of AA back on my GTX 275 last year. If someone hadn't told me that it's a port, I never would've guessed it.
I kind of agree with you that consoles didn't ruin BC2, but for different reasons. Nothing can deny De's reasons and that consoles did limit the game a lot. The graphics was very poor and dated. Let's call things for what they are: BC2 was a good game, but it was a console port.

Fallout series
GTA series
Rainbow Six series

I also do not have much faith in the Witcher 2, as I feel it will be a shadow of what it could be.


Mass effect, wouldn't count that since the first game was originally a port anyways. Other games were already pretty poor so it's hard to say if consoles ruined them or not; They were originally poor games to begin with. For example, NFS series, COD, Test Drive, rally games, F1, etc.
    
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Battlefield? No way! BC2 is awesome
Sounds like you never played BF 1942 or Vietnam when they first came out. Now that's the kind of game they need more of, not this BC2/COD crap.

And I don't see how people can list Halo, seeing as how the console version was released first and then it was later ported to the PC. Doesn't mean console ruined it.
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BC2= Mouse smoothing, low FOV, clunky controls, bad performance. It's a port alright. A terrible port.

HOWEVER, it's still a very good game. So good that everyone forgets about the ported part.
I find the controls and performance to be good. I don't think BC2 is a console port.
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Wait how was Halo ruined by the console? It was never intended for PC until much much much later.
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BC2= Mouse smoothing, low FOV, clunky controls, bad performance. It's a port alright. A terrible port.

HOWEVER, it's still a very good game. So good that everyone forgets about the ported part.
you have a dual core, that's why

I run at ~60-70% usage on my quad at 3.8, roughly 50 fps maxed out
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I played fallout 3 on my ps3 and hated it.. Once I got the goty addition, I was hooked.. Fallout, Oblivion... games like that can only be truly enjoyed on a pc.
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