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# 112132 27-Nov-2012 15:41
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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!?

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  # 723711 27-Nov-2012 16:13
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powerforce: ...i mean...you can even punch sharks!


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

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  # 724298 28-Nov-2012 16:58
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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 ;)

 
 
 
 


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  # 724333 28-Nov-2012 19:02
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I have my credit card warmed up and ready to buy. Laughing

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  # 724451 29-Nov-2012 01:16
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Can't wait to get my grubby hands all over a copy... 

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  # 724535 29-Nov-2012 09:38
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So, has anyone got their grubbly little hands all over a copy yet?

If so, what are your first impressions?



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  # 724702 29-Nov-2012 15:11
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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 

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  # 725004 30-Nov-2012 08:46
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  # 725019 30-Nov-2012 09:18
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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.

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  # 725034 30-Nov-2012 09:39
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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



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  # 725041 30-Nov-2012 10:02
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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

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  # 725049 30-Nov-2012 10:15
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Played it at Armageddon, was really good. Pre order through Steam good price at the moment :-)

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  # 725062 30-Nov-2012 10:43
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networkn: it's very Just Cause 2 (One of my favourite games).


Right, that comment just sold it for me Wink

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  # 726355 3-Dec-2012 17:58
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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.

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