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Batman: Arkham Asylum Patch

The version 1.1 patch for Batman: Arkham Asylum should now be available on Games for Windows LIVE, among other things adding PhysX support to the superhero game (there's a new video on the YouTube with comparisons with and without PhysX). A manual version of the patch is also available thanks to The Patches Scrolls, available on FanGaming, FileFront, Gamer's Hell, The Patches Scrolls, and Strategy Informer.

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93. Re: Arkham Asylum Patch Sep 26, 2009, 01:29 StingingVelvet
 
But again, this is for you.

AA, AF, resolution and such are not subjective... they are not opinion reliant, they are quantifiably better on one platform compared to the other.

An experience is not a frame rate. An experience is not AA. An experience is not resolution. An experience is vastly more than that. An experience is what you need to do to get a game running. Do you need new drivers? Do you need an upgrade? Do you need to free HD space? Do you need to wait until your child finishes typing his homework? Or do you pop a disc in and run it?
Do you play against people you've never met, or do you play against your best friend on the couch next to you?

I am talking about how the game looks, runs, controls... the actual in-game experience. I'm not talking about setting the games up or buying the games or anything else, I would be an idiot to say the PC is less of a hassle or whatever else. I am talking about the GAME.. If I want to play Mass Effect, I can play it on 360 or PC... the PC version is a better game, a better experience, because it looks better, runs better and controls better, and I can turn off things I don't like such as depth of field, or tweak things, or download a save, or whatever else. It is a better experience on PC. This is true for damn near any game on PC and console both.

Then stop using the term "game experience" because it isn't at all correct. Say "game technical factors," which are part of the experience but, for the most part, completely unnecessary.

If frame rate, AA and resolution are so important than Planescape must be a flaming pile of crap. 600x480, 30fps, jaggies everywhere. Clearly it's garbage.

What fantasy world do you live in where how the game looks has nothing to do with how your experience playing the game is? Batman plays the same on Xbox and PC, but the PC version also has better graphics, tweaks, better frames and whatever else.

Those things are all relevant to the gameplay experience.

The shit you toss out there like the hassles associated with PC gaming and the delays in releases is not at all what I am talking about, and have nothing to do with GAMEPLAY. Gameplay is playing the game, the experience of it, the in-game feel and time spent there.

"Game technical factors" actually fits what you are talking about more, though I would use the term "gamer experience" or "gamer lifestyle." Yes, in the all around experience of being a gamer the PC is a pain in the ass and the console is simple and easy to use. Console wins that round.

I am talking about gamePLAY though.

Again, you're not stating facts. You're discussing "experience." Experience is NOT based in facts. It's unique for everyone. You base yours more around technical prowess. Fine. You're a rarity. Jerykk seems to think anyone that doesn't is an idiot. This makes his posts pointless wastes of time. You're more sensible about it, significantly so, but you're still trying to say game experiences are defined by things as simple as resolution.

The things I am talking about are very much based on facts. Assassin's Creed is on both consoles and PC, and is generally the same at the core, but the PC version offers enhanced graphics, more control options and tweaks and mods when possible. That makes the PC version a better gameplay experience. That is a fact.

The hassles you have to go through to be a PC gamer are an entirely seperate issue and much more subjective and opinion based.

This comment was edited on Sep 26, 2009, 01:32.
 
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