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Signed On Feb 11, 2006, 23:49
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
39. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 19:25 CJ_Parker
 
Gib007 wrote on May 7, 2016, 19:17:
I'm wondering when the GTX 1080Ti is supposed to be announced, as I would rather go for that instead of the GTX 1080... Any one have any ideas on a rough timescale?

Early 2017 if and when HBM2 memory becomes available in quantity.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
34. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 19:03 CJ_Parker
 
True that. The old cards just phase out. EOL. Hasta la vista, baby.
There hasn't been any huge price drops on still available previous gen parts in ages basically. Shit gets delisted and that's that.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
12. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 10:41 CJ_Parker
 
Alamar wrote on May 7, 2016, 10:39:
Which currently runs everything near max at 4k@60...

Congrats on your special custom model from outer space then.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
10. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 10:32 CJ_Parker
 
ForgedReality wrote on May 7, 2016, 10:22:
CJ_Parker wrote on May 7, 2016, 10:19:
eRe4s3r wrote on May 7, 2016, 09:34:
Hopefully the 1070 will be affordable and actually ship in quantity...

GTX 1070:

- Available June 10, 2016
- MSRP $379 for the base model or $449 for the Founder's Edition (probably better cooling and OC'ability)

The supposedly much better 1080 will be available by the end of this month for $599.

Still holding out for full Pascal though. Not this gimped, midrange shit. Early 2017 for that.

Yeah and $699 for the Founder's Edition which is going to more accurately reflect the prices for custom designs (which will ship quite a bit later this summer).

The "gimped midrange shit" is going to perform pretty well. Not everyone can or wants to afford a $800+ graphics card. Decent custom design big Pascal cards will probably not be available for less than $900 even.
A waste of money if you ask me because it is more efficient to buy and sell/replace mid-range every generation.
Volta mid-range which will probably kick big Pascal's butt will be here in 2018 already so to me it makes more sense to limit the losses from ownership by going for mid-range earlier in the cycle but if anyone has money to burn then moar powah to them, of course!
 
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News Comments > Op Ed
3. Re: Op Ed May 7, 2016, 10:22 CJ_Parker
 
Not sure how any of that shit in the article is a bad thing at all .  
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
6. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 10:19 CJ_Parker
 
eRe4s3r wrote on May 7, 2016, 09:34:
Hopefully the 1070 will be affordable and actually ship in quantity...

GTX 1070:

- Available June 10, 2016
- MSRP $379 for the base model or $449 for the Founder's Edition (probably better cooling and OC'ability)
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
5. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 10:15 CJ_Parker
 
Mah bodeh is readeh fer dis shit!  
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Announced
14. Re: Battlefield 1 Announced May 6, 2016, 23:58 CJ_Parker
 
Fantaz wrote on May 6, 2016, 23:40:
Battlefield 1 on a GTX 1080 = Pure Bliss!

I'm certain that the 1080 will be capable of many things but polishing big brown stinky turds?

Unlikely.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Announced
2. Re: Battlefield 1 Announced May 6, 2016, 21:23 CJ_Parker
 
The disappointment with ANYTHING Dice/EA does is by default. Premium pass scam, P2W shortcut packs, bugs, cheats, exploits, you name it. It's just a pig with slightly different shades of lipstick every time but it's still always a fucking dirty retarded pig.  
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News Comments > Battlefield Teaser Trailer; Announcement Tomorrow
23. Re: Battlefield Teaser Trailer; Announcement Tomorrow May 5, 2016, 22:42 CJ_Parker
 
Guy's wearing a leatherneck coat AFAIC so must be USMC. The chances that the rumors about a BF in WW1 were accurate have risen by approximately 1.6%. Far future BF seems kind of unlikely given the clothing.

Semper Fi, maggots!
 
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News Comments > Activision Blizzard Financials
3. Re: Activision Blizzard Financials May 5, 2016, 21:15 CJ_Parker
 
*snip*

Monthly Active User (“MAU”) Definition: We monitor MAUs as a key measure of the overall size of our user base and their regular engagement with our portfolio of games. MAUs are the number of individuals who played a particular game in a given month. We calculate average MAUs in a period by adding the total number of MAUs in each of the months in a given period and dividing by the number of months in the period. An individual who plays two of our games would be counted as two users. For Activision Publishing and King MAUs, an individual who plays the same game on two platforms or devices in the relevant period would be counted as two users due to technical limitations. For Blizzard MAUs, an individual who plays the same game on two platforms or devices in the relevant period would be counted as one user.
 
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News Comments > Overwatch Open Beta Opens
34. Re: Overwatch Open Beta Opens May 5, 2016, 17:24 CJ_Parker
 
descender wrote on May 5, 2016, 16:43:
So since the FOV is not an issue in any way...

This is the part where you explain how "larger screen elements" help people "aim and hit shit". This makes zero sense. Look how big the crosshair is i can't miss! Said no one, ever.

Dude... zoomed in perspective/scale and huge XXL characters + huge crosshairs = reflecting the huge hitboxes = easy to hit shit with little precision (ideal for console controllers).

I have personally scored many kills where I just shot in someone's general direction and where I was very surprised to see I got the kill. The hit boxes must be half the screen or something.

And that was without using an aimbot skill. With the retarded aimbot skills you don't even have to aim in the general direction. Just press the ability button and fire. Of course they made those abilities for consoles. This game is full of compromises aimed at pleasing the console crowd to make the game a rewarding frag fest even when played with an imprecise input device such as a controller.
It's super casual friendly because even complete drunk morons can get kills just by using the aimbot skill and fire button and then feel great about their "m4d 1337 skillz0rz".

 
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News Comments > Forza Motorsport 6: Apex Beta
16. Re: Forza Motorsport 6: Apex Beta May 5, 2016, 16:06 CJ_Parker
 
Flatline wrote on May 5, 2016, 15:58:
Avus wrote on May 5, 2016, 12:18:
I will not waste time on a racing game that has no support steering wheel. I am not even talking about mod support or other features... Play a racing game on my Playseat with a gamepad is ultra retard.

I will paid $10-20USD if MS made this with a proper wheel support (using DirectInput not XInput) and available in Steam (plus other digital distribute that others care). But not this half-a$$ sh!t even if it is free...

How do you launch a racing game with zero wheel support?

Simple.

Step 1: You hire a bunch of monkies who fell off their trees one time too many (i.e. really dumb monkies).

Step 2: You name your company Microsoft.
 
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News Comments > Overwatch Open Beta Opens
27. Re: Overwatch Open Beta Opens May 5, 2016, 15:41 CJ_Parker
 
descender wrote on May 5, 2016, 13:14:
where everything is extra large and zoomed in so you can hit shit with a controller

Did you play this game for 2 seconds? Not even long enough to get to the options menu? Oh wait no, you didn't even play it at all... you just looked at screenshots.

Overwatch supports a full 90degree FOV just like every PC FPS should.

It definitely needs a viewmodel slider to make the guns take up less of the screen, but the idea that this game is "consolized" because of the FOV is just willful ignorance.

Yawn. Yeah I played the game for more than two minutes. Yeah my FoV slider was maxed out (the pre-selected value was 103 for my resolution so maybe YOU should get a clue about the options in the game because it goes well beyond 90). Yeah my graphics setting were at 'epic' with a steady 60fps.

If you can not see that everything (crosshairs, hit boxes, HUD elements, fonts, messages etc.) in the game is STILL super-extra XXXXXLLLLL large and mega-zoomed in for the console peasants then I really don't know what to say.
Compare this to a more PC-focused game like ArmA or even BF4 where it is actually challenging to hit shit because of the way more realistic scale of everything.

Overwatch is simplified casual garbage for the console kiddies by design so kiddies slouching on their couch while half asleep in their candy bar coma can still score some kills just from shooting in a general direction. Come on. This is plain as day to see here. Almost the same as the new Doom MP but even more extreme in OW than in id's game.
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Far Harbor This Month
20. Re: Fallout 4 Far Harbor This Month May 5, 2016, 12:01 CJ_Parker
 
VaranDragon wrote on May 5, 2016, 03:59:
Hopefully they let Obsidian do another standalone game...


Why would they do that after Obsidian shat all over Bethesda and complained like whiny little bitches about the hardships of working under such horrible slave drivers like Bethesda?

Not gonna happen.
 
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News Comments > Respawn Developing a Star Wars Game
18. Re: Respawn Developing Star Wars Game May 5, 2016, 11:57 CJ_Parker
 
Maniac wrote on May 5, 2016, 08:50:
For me Galaxies was fun until NGE revamp. I actually remember being a white crystal scavenger on Dagobah and felt like a fisherman coming back to the starport and jedies paying handsomely for my catch as soon as I arrived.

You remember some very weird stuff... are you on drugs or just booze?


Hint: There was no Dagobah in SWG.
 
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News Comments > Forza Motorsport 6: Apex Beta
4. Re: Forza Motorsport 6: Apex Beta May 5, 2016, 11:49 CJ_Parker
 
Windows store, right?

BWWWWAAAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAA

Yeah, no.
 
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News Comments > Overwatch Open Beta Opens
7. Re: Overwatch Open Beta Opens May 5, 2016, 11:44 CJ_Parker
 
Another crap console game. I can't stand games like this where everything is extra large and zoomed in so you can hit shit with a controller. Total garbage on the PC. No self-respecting PC gamer should be touching this. It's clearly a game for console infants.  
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News Comments > Overwatch Open Beta Early Access
21. Re: Overwatch Open Beta Early Access May 5, 2016, 00:20 CJ_Parker
 
OMG what a poor shit game. Just like Doom it's yet another consolized dumbed down garbage game where everything is zoomed in and super-extra large so the console n00bs can hit shit, too, and on top of it, to make it even easier for the controller peasants, you have auto-aim aimbot skills for just about every hero. What a complete failure on the PC. The word abysmal doesn't even begin to describe it properly.

#uninstall
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Far Harbor This Month
12. Re: Fallout 4 Far Harbor This Month May 4, 2016, 20:05 CJ_Parker
 
WebSoldier wrote on May 4, 2016, 19:24:
Or because we all bought the Season pass before the first expansion came out, you scrapped something kinda clever together and called it a day and ran with our money?

What else did you expect? Anyone who is retarded enough to preorder or buy a season pass that does not even state what is going to be included in it, totally deserves to be ripped off.
The earliest date anyone should have ever bought the season pass (if at all) is February 16th because that is when Bethesda finally actually announced what will be found inside.

Here is a reminder from the original season pass reveal back in September 2015 where they kept everyone in the dark...

We've always done a lot of DLC for our games. We love making them and you always ask us for more. To reward our most loyal fans, this time we’ll be offering a Season Pass that will get you all of the Fallout 4 DLC we ever do for just $30. Since we’re still hard at work on the game, we don’t know what the actual DLC will be yet, but it will start coming early next year.

^ LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL

Maybe next time you will learn... but probably not... you easily hyped sheeple will fall for it again... and again... and again... and again...
 
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