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Nickname swaaye
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Signed On May 19, 2008, 01:54
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News Comments > Crysis: No More Patches, Linux Server on Hold
50. Re: No subject Jun 2, 2008, 00:16 swaaye
 
I'm pretty sure I just read a tech review of an Nvidia top vid card, running on a top end system.. and one of the games they tested was Crysis.. and it still ran like poop.

That was the one reason I didn't get the game.. absurd sys reqs.


Fascinating. So, games that have high requirements because they push the envelope are "absurd"? I guess I've been confused for many years over just how we got some of the graphics that, apparently, lots of today's gamers currently consider non-demanding.


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News Comments > Dark Horizon Announced
34. Re: Now please wake up LucasArts!! May 29, 2008, 19:17 swaaye
 
XWA was ok, but yeah BC was a definite disappointment.

I enjoyed the businessman/smuggling part of XWA, but it went stupid once it turned into a sort of poor X-Wing sequel. They dumped your character completely at the end.
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. No subject May 20, 2008, 00:01 swaaye
 
I have it installed, actually. The game still impresses me in ways today. It was definitely ahead of its time.

It may be a bit of a disjointed adventure, but it was definitely unreal. It took you on one hell of a ride, that's for sure. And it didn't end in only a few hours like other big games today.

And let's not forget how much it changed Epic. Jazz Jackrabbit + Pinball games to a super huge franchise, licensable in-demand tech. They jumped to the top of the gaming world with that one. I only wish Epic was as adventurous still. GoW is so very disappointing.....

(Gamespot's Blinded by Reality: The Story of Unreal)
http://www.gamespot.com/features/makeunreal/index.html
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News Comments > Project Origin Movies
3. Re: Blood May 18, 2008, 21:59 swaaye
 
Because they will, unfortunately, make more money on the consoles and they know it. It's not about any sort of loyalty.

FEAR semi-sucked anyway. This sequel probably isn't going to be all that thrilling either.

 
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