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Wow, a hardcore mode, possibly decent graphics, and a supposedly refined control system. I might have to look into Fable 3 for the PC once the reviews are out.

As for console ports, some are great, some are terrible. I'm not sure why people are so angry about it.

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Low quality chart that suits low quality ports.

So... console ports are no better than the console versions? I think even some of the worst console ports were better on the PC. Hell, GTA 4 seemed better to me. I could never get over the horrible resolution on the consoles. Not to mention how the PC has superior input methods.
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So... console ports are no better than the console versions? I think even some of the worst console ports were better on the PC. Hell, GTA 4 seemed better to me. I could never get over the horrible resolution on the consoles. Not to mention how the PC has superior input methods.
Well, sometimes a console port CAN be better than its console version... BC2 for instance.

On the other hand, sometimes a console port can be soooo much worse that its not even freaking playable on half the systems its run on (dead space).

Overall yeah Id agree it evens out to the same as the console version.
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stop buying it...problem solve
    
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...and the fix for all this console ports business, use the cry3engine.
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Originally Posted by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! View Post
Low quality chart that suits low quality ports.





Games nowadays follow Microsoft's WEI (Rating based of the lowest score in the list) because games follow the weakest hardwares.

Thank you MSPaint yet again.
LOL!!! Epic post! +rep to you, sir!
    
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LOL op what's up with your avatar? XD
speaking of avatars, whats with the pony tail avatars? I kinda see too many of them in OCN?

seriously I don't get it
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speaking of avatars, whats with the pony tail avatars? I kinda see too many of them in OCN?

seriously I don't get it
Horse fetish , i think.
    
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Why not let consoles run c++ or whatever they use to code pc games?
would be easier to modify I think
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As a console & PC gamer I enjoy them both about the same. Like the user said above I dont mind console ports if they are done right. I dont think PC gamers will ever be happy & there is always going to be a moaning contest because PC gamers will almost always get a port.

Unless the consoles some how die there will always be more ports on true PC exclusives.
360 and PS3 owners fight each other all the time on other forums.
Gamers will make a stand for their platform of choice no matter what.

Owners of each platform whine over stuff, so lets not make it exclusive to PC gamers.
If game X was a console port, I'll buy it for console. Keyboard and mouse isn't going to make it GOTY.
Looks like PC gamers will continue to get these consolized games until the new consoles are released, but who says it will stop then.
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So... console ports are no better than the console versions? I think even some of the worst console ports were better on the PC. Hell, GTA 4 seemed better to me. I could never get over the horrible resolution on the consoles. Not to mention how the PC has superior input methods.
It's a LOT better on PC since consoles lags to death on that game.
And since it's badly ported it kinda lags unless you have a Quad at 3GHz+.

Fun game though physics for the cars are craptastic
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