Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.




153 posts

Master Geek


Topic # 112132 27-Nov-2012 15:41 Send private message

Only a couple more days to go! 
The graphics look epic, everything iv read about it sounds epic.
...i mean...you can even punch sharks!

I have mine pre-ordered...it will be interesting to see whats needed to run max graphics.


Anyone else excited about this!?

Create new topic
4793 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 127

Trusted

  Reply # 723711 27-Nov-2012 16:13 Send private message

powerforce: ...i mean...you can even punch sharks!


Like .... OMG .... !!!

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 724298 28-Nov-2012 16:58 Send private message

Looks epic...EPIC!!

I'd be buying mine if I hadnt just bought Halo 4, Assasins Creed 3, Black Ops2 and Playstation All Stars.... Xmas is around the corners though ;)

241 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 13

Subscriber

  Reply # 724333 28-Nov-2012 19:02 Send private message

I have my credit card warmed up and ready to buy. Laughing

487 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 724451 29-Nov-2012 01:16 Send private message

Can't wait to get my grubby hands all over a copy... 

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 724535 29-Nov-2012 09:38 Send private message

So, has anyone got their grubbly little hands all over a copy yet?

If so, what are your first impressions?



153 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 724702 29-Nov-2012 15:11 Send private message

Gspcdman: So, has anyone got their grubbly little hands all over a copy yet?

If so, what are your first impressions?


I have my copy, it got delivered this morning.
Im stuck at work untill 4:30 then ill be promptly heading home to test it out - while wearing my new free far cry 3 t-shirt I got with it of coarse lol 

710 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 725004 30-Nov-2012 08:46 Send private message





Worst Response To A Crisis:
From a readers' Q and A column in TV GUIDE: "If we get involved in a nuclear war, would the electromagnetic pulses from exploding bombs damage my videotapes?"



7404 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 943

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 725019 30-Nov-2012 09:18 Send private message

I have my copy courtesy of a $68 Special including shipping from JB HF.

Well I have an I7, GTX680, 12GB memory and 4 x SSD in a RAID0, and I can't run with AA set to more than 2, but other than that it looks AMAZING. I am enjoying the game, it's very Just Cause 2 (One of my favourite games). I am only 2 hours in but so far a lot of potential. Not as much fun as say Borderlands2, but PLENTY to do and lots of different ways to do the same thing.

337 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 11


  Reply # 725034 30-Nov-2012 09:39 Send private message

i got it yesterday too, for ps3 though, got home and turned it on, there was already an update, so that took a while, and then had to wait for some files to be installed to the hard drive, which also took a while, by the time those were done, i switched off the ps3, so hopefully tonight get to play it, as well as assassins creed 3 and hitman absolution.... soooooo many games to play



153 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 725041 30-Nov-2012 10:02 Send private message

networkn: I have my copy courtesy of a $68 Special including shipping from JB HF.

Well I have an I7, GTX680, 12GB memory and 4 x SSD in a RAID0, and I can't run with AA set to more than 2, but other than that it looks AMAZING. I am enjoying the game, it's very Just Cause 2 (One of my favourite games). I am only 2 hours in but so far a lot of potential. Not as much fun as say Borderlands2, but PLENTY to do and lots of different ways to do the same thing.


Agree it looks amazing!

Im running an i7 930 @ 4ghz and a sapphire 7850 Oc'd.
Its running everything on ultra, I also have the AA on 2 times (i didnt try it with higher then that, my mouse felt a bit laggy when i turned it higher so i didnt test it out in game)

One thing I found interesting is that when I ctrl-alt-del into task manager - windows showed memory useage at less then 2Gb.

Maby thats because I have a 2gb graphics card and its using more of that? who knows, it dosent appear to use much RAM at all though

and FRAPS reports between 35 and 60 fps (vsync on), I never noticed it drop below 30fps.

EDIT: theres been alot of talk about the game being optimised for AMD cards, wonder how true that is

903 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 36


  Reply # 725049 30-Nov-2012 10:15 Send private message

Played it at Armageddon, was really good. Pre order through Steam good price at the moment :-)

4793 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 127

Trusted

  Reply # 725062 30-Nov-2012 10:43 Send private message

networkn: it's very Just Cause 2 (One of my favourite games).


Right, that comment just sold it for me Wink

gzt

4670 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 263


  Reply # 726355 3-Dec-2012 17:58 Send private message

Anyone noticed the Maori dialog?



FF to 1:49, 2:59, 3:44.

My guess is some Kiwi voice talent in there but some imitation as well.

Lol, I have my suspicions the poster of that youtube clip is playing under the influence of something or other.

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Netflix officialy launching in NZ in March
Created by jarj, last reply by tdgeek on 21-Nov-2014 19:08 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by richms on 21-Nov-2014 20:58 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Microsoft Technical Department Calling
Created by heylinb4nz, last reply by ArcticSilver on 19-Nov-2014 18:42 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Which one is right for me? M8, Z3, S5 or other?
Created by makiomoto, last reply by makiomoto on 20-Nov-2014 13:52 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


What to do on the internet?
Created by TimA, last reply by hio77 on 20-Nov-2014 13:15 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Lollipop Problems
Created by ronw, last reply by jamesrt on 21-Nov-2014 20:22 (15 replies)

Apple wall charges (USB slotted) keep disconnecting i-devices non-stop
Created by Mar1, last reply by Aredwood on 21-Nov-2014 14:59 (14 replies)

Slingshot line speed
Created by Frankiej45, last reply by Frankiej45 on 20-Nov-2014 14:38 (14 replies)


Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.