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Old 11-17-2011, 01:10 PM   #31
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My computer is too old, I think my graphics card is a gforce 7900 256MB. All we have is a Wii too. Guns and Brewing equip are higher on the list for the holidays too. Oh well, all the hype really makes the game look pretty cool.
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Old 11-17-2011, 01:10 PM   #32
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Picking this up after work today. Probably won't really be able to dive into until saturday morning. Gonna nerd out real hard for awhile on this one, buying my girlfriend a pair of shoes she's been drooling over today, too. So that she won't be able to complain about said nerdery.

Looking forward to slaying some motha****ing dragons.
Well played.

I've been playing a lot of BF3 lately and my girlfriend has not stopped complaining. Maybe I should have done the same...
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Old 11-17-2011, 01:17 PM   #33
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How stringent are the system requirements on the PC? I am thinking of playing this one, although I haven't played any games in nearly two years and I definitely don't have the newest hardware. I think I got a dual core 2.4, 4g ram, and 1g video card. It probably is enough for minimum specs, but if the game is going to lag all the time I'd rather save myself the money and not bother.

Playing on minimum settings is still great, a little more jagged but the graphics are still decent and the gameplay is what makes it fun. I think you'll be fine to play on minimum settings with a decent framerate.
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Old 11-17-2011, 01:55 PM   #34
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Well played.

I've been playing a lot of BF3 lately and my girlfriend has not stopped complaining. Maybe I should have done the same...
Yeah, lately i've only really been playing my xbox when she's at work on the weekends or later at night after she's passed out.

After reading so much about this game, i've gotten the feeling that that's just not going to be enough, hahaha. So i'm hoping this little peace offering will get me a bit more gaming time with out much resistance from her.
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:32 PM   #35
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Playing on minimum settings is still great, a little more jagged but the graphics are still decent and the gameplay is what makes it fun. I think you'll be fine to play on minimum settings with a decent framerate.
It looks like Oblivion on my laptop (in terms of the graphics). I agree the game play makes it worth it to fight through the lag if you're a big fan. I've been playing TES games since Arena so I try not to assume other people might be willing to put up with fighting a machine that can only play the game on the lowest possible settings.
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Old 11-17-2011, 09:43 PM   #36
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idk if it's been posted or anyone's seen it but I found this article pretty funny. Damn RPGs. 5 Personality Flaws Skyrim Forces You To Deal With | Cracked.com

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Old 11-17-2011, 11:01 PM   #37
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1g video cards are not all made equal, what one specifically?
It's an ATI Radeon HD 4670, whatever that means.

I'll probably wait a while before buying this one, maybe see if I can borrow a copy to check whether it runs well or not. I don't care if the graphics look like Morrowind, I just don't want to deal with constant lagging.
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Gonna pick up a copy for the ps3....SO FREAKIN STOKED...

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Old 11-17-2011, 11:51 PM   #39
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Gonna pick up a copy for the ps3....SO FREAKIN STOKED...
This ones next on my list for PS3 as well, after I'm done with Mass Effect 2
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This ones next on my list for PS3 as well, after I'm done with Mass Effect 2
So im not a huge gamer but ive loved fallout and oblivion. What other rpgs for ps3 would yall recommend that are similar?
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