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I think the important thing is whether it plays like a console port. I've played about 5 hours and it feels a lot better than any console port I can remember. It has nice graphical options (along with 16:10 monitor support, working AA and vsync, etc) and runs well on old hardware while looking great (maxed out on my crappy rig). Will one wrong string of text and a controller section in the options affect my enjoyment of the game? No.

None of the other "console ports" ruined my enjoyment of the game... not even Dragon Age 2. I don't care if it was a console port or not... I'm just saying Valve gets immediately forgiven for it.
    
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If this was Crytek there would be blood to pay...

but valve is O.K. Right?
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Valve could have ported it from a toaster (after all SourceEngi can run on one) for all I care, wouldn't stop me from playing their awesome games.

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If this was Crytek there would be blood to pay...

but valve is O.K. Right?
I was/still am pro Crysis 2.
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post #34 of 168
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I've read about this, never seen a screenshot though. Mine doesn't say that.

If anything, I wouldn't put this past Valve....to do as a JOKE. They know us PC Gamers hate console ports, and they love playing jokes.

Portal 2 is the furthest thing from a console port you'll EVER find in today's games. So I'm going to lean more towards Valve playing a joke or something similar.
This, the developers and even writers at valve are extremely crafty. They know how much we love valvalicious because they develop pc exclusives and pc games to port. Probably a "I wonder what that guys reaction would be like if..."
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This, the developers and even writers at valve are extremely crafty. They know how much we love valvalicious because they develop pc exclusives and pc games to port. Probably a "I wonder what that guys reaction would be like if..."
and Santa Claus is real.

It was patched out on release day... if it was there on purpose, they would have waited atleast a day
    
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Why would you come on the forum just to start a crapstorm
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post #37 of 168
The reason we aren't harsh on them is because VALVE EXPLAINED WHY.

This game isnt a console port. Play it then come back.
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When valve does it OMG MUST BE JOKE HAHA

but when crytek so press start button OMG CONSOLES FIRST!!

you guys are funny

at the end of the day

consoles = moar MONEYZ or just a simple mistake who knows really.
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I'll be getting it for PS3 so I will be seeing that message, but in reality I will just link my steam account and probably play it more on pc
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This is just hilarious,

"Portal 2 console port :O:O"
"Ah never mind, still fun"

"Crysis 2 console port :O:O"
"OH NOEESS ITS GUNNA BE A ***** STORM, WE HATE IT"

^^^^^^^^^^ This is whats happened in the last few weeks.

To be honest, just shut up and play the damn games. Yeah consoles are hampering down on PC performance with old API's but still, a game is a game.
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