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  1. FreedomEclipse

    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

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    Then hes gonna need moar power. BF3 is not DX9 compatible
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    good thing I have dx10 then isn't it?
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    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

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    IMO you still need moar powah
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    well if you want to pay for that powah I'm not going to stop you, as it is,I at just about have enough money for bf3 in a few weeks time
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    old news :)
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    oh i've know it's been coming for ages, this is just the first time i've seen it advertised on a major site, i might have to look into this, no more hardware upgrades sounds like a nice idea
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    with lag and substandard image quality as a by product
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    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

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    this has been in the pipeline for at least 2-3years already. but the thing is, its plagued with latency problems. Bit-tech.net done some sort of preview of it way back and listed it as one of the most over hyped technologies to date due to the slow uptake of it.

    to think they used to call onlive 'The future of online gaming'
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    i've already used it, lag meant i could only play strategy games

    then again i was playing on a US server so the ping time was like 200ms, it could work well if you have fibre optic internet though

    But the reason i'm going on these sites, can anyone reccomend me a game, it's been 6 months since my last purchase and i'm finally running out of things to play through
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    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

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    Deus Ex: HR
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    maybe when it gets under £20, till then, anything cheaper?

    i've also heard mixed things about it, some people i know saying it was brilliant, some people saying it was crap

    EDIT:I got this earlier but it's still downloading http://store.steampowered.com/app/36630/

    EDIT:Decided to play a game called final fantasy X for the playstation 2, i've never played a final fantasy game before, but from the first 20 mins of gameplay i've done it looks to be good

    i still need to find a new game though
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    Deus EX HR is good, i dont know how people can call it shit. Well worth the price i think its about £25 on PC. Cheesy you played Witcher 2 yet? I thought it was pretty decent. Other than that save your money lots of good stuff is coming in a month or 2.
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    no, no witcher 2, i've been thinking of getting that though, it's on special on steam at the moment

    Apparently Deus EX HR Has rubbish graphics, apparently the colours for most of the game are black, brown and yellow, and they completely forget about the rest of the colour spectrum (kind of like call of duty where the colours are black, grey and brown)

    I installed that new Ram in the laptop and it's seen a boost in capacity and speed, and now it can actually do more then 1 thing at a time
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    Jesus Zombie Christ! RAM does that?!

    ;);)
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    really?, i thought it would act as a second battery!:rolleyes:

    but seriously windows 7 just works so much better with 6gb of ram
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    FUCK!
    I am sick of this card, even BC2 is freezing and artifacting like shit, i might just RMA this piece of shit
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    which one?
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    The GTX570, it has been nothing but trouble since day one
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    you should get a GTS 250, worked perfectly since day one:laugh:

    i know you guys didn't like onlive but they've just launched now and they'll give you any 1 game for £1 when you sign up

    i'm thinking deus EX HR for £1, i won't pay £30 for it but for just £1...

    going to get some demo's and see how the uk version plays
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    Gonna get me the EVGA OC 570 with the aftermarket cooler, feel like a change, hope the problems are just with yours lol! :eek:

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