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Forum: Gaming 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
The jewel in the crown. It really does look epic...

The jewel in the crown. It really does look epic indeed :)





Or use Director Mode to lock time/weather
Forum: Gaming 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
The jiggly tits was the major selling point in...

The jiggly tits was the major selling point in DOAX, Dead or Alive Xtreme beach volley ball, a spin off from the DOA series. You could even adjust breast sizes. Silly game. But they made two of...
Forum: Gaming 19 Feb 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2,147
Posted By smarteyeball
4.4ghz on stock cooler. It won't net you...

4.4ghz on stock cooler.

It won't net you many fps. Especially since you're using your inbuilt GPU. I'd forget CPU OC and focus there.

Rule of thumb of OCing both CPU/iGPU is OC little,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,656
Posted By smarteyeball
It will trickle down for sure. It all depends on...

It will trickle down for sure. It all depends on where games are at in the development process.

Those that are nearing release wont benefit. Others may implement certain features while new stuff...
Forum: Gaming 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 32
Views: 4,856
Posted By smarteyeball
I'm definitely with you on 1 and 2. Having your...

I'm definitely with you on 1 and 2. Having your "main" playable characters actually die was certainly memorable and a "new" twist" in the genre. In fact, splitting between two main characters was...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,656
Posted By smarteyeball
The big question here is "If" and more...

The big question here is "If" and more importantly "when". Exciting potential. Although I'd wager the trickle down reality will take years in resulting in AA/AA titles for the PC. Console milk...
Forum: News 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 38
Views: 5,279
Posted By smarteyeball
I'm always up for a new browser try out. ...

I'm always up for a new browser try out.

Although these days my use/adoption relies on add ons.
Forum: Gaming 30 Nov 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 4,856
Posted By smarteyeball
What would be your stand out SP FPS picks from the last 5 years?

Lets face it. There have been some stellar single player First person shooters over the last 5 or so years.

Games that not only looking fantastic, but also have replay value thanks to enjoyable...
Forum: Gaming 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,890
Posted By smarteyeball
OP, if your 560Ti is a 1Gb model, then disabling...

OP, if your 560Ti is a 1Gb model, then disabling post processing FX, AA and VRAM hungry features like shadows etc may net you a few more frames. Otherwise, hold tight for a patch. Unfortunately the...
Forum: Gaming 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,529
Posted By smarteyeball
It depends on the mouse tbh. Some mice are fine...

It depends on the mouse tbh. Some mice are fine on cloth pads, others on hard plastic or metal.

Some pads simply track better depending on the mouse and the DPI you use. A desk is okay, but over...
Forum: Gaming 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
They really need to ditch the "Minimum" settings....

They really need to ditch the "Minimum" settings. it's just a cash grab and a recipe for disappointment.

There should be "recommended" for mid level setups and "Ultra" for bells and whistles...
Forum: Gaming 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 8,822
Posted By smarteyeball
Corsair Ram is overpriced. Not worth the premium.

Corsair Ram is overpriced. Not worth the premium.
Forum: News 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,416
Posted By smarteyeball
Never. Even back in the 775 and 1366 days,...

Never.

Even back in the 775 and 1366 days, I used to overvolt, crank my non heatsink RAM and never had an overheating issue.

Even my current DDR3 2666mhz ram @ 1.65v, with one module running...
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
I haven't played an online FPS shooter since...

I haven't played an online FPS shooter since Quake 3 Arena. The only game in recent memory I've played online was the Elder scrolls Online and I got bored of that after a month. I'm pretty much a...
Forum: Gaming 17 Sep 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
Im looking forward to that one too. Just...

Im looking forward to that one too.

Just have to get around to sending my wheel in for repairs...



Fingers crossed mate. Pre-order is a lottery on whether it's worth it or not. Some I'm...
Forum: Gaming 09 Sep 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 2,532
Posted By smarteyeball
COD: Advanced Bouncing...

COD: Advanced Bouncing...
Forum: Gaming 09 Sep 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,554
Posted By smarteyeball
Apart from the odd VRAM hog game (ie Watchdogs) -...

Apart from the odd VRAM hog game (ie Watchdogs) - the extra VRAM doesn't make any difference until reaching resolutions higher than 1080P - 2560x1200, multi screens etc (Op has a single 23' monitor,...
Forum: Gaming 09 Sep 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 4,099
Posted By smarteyeball
+1 Some games will definitely have to be...

+1

Some games will definitely have to be re-installed to create the proper registry entries and links to the library files.

When you get the "missing.dll" errors, it's because the game does...
Forum: Graphic Cards 09 Sep 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 3,135
Posted By smarteyeball
It can be confusing, can't it? :) However...

It can be confusing, can't it? :)

However most numbers you see are what speed the card is - not what's required to run it.

PCI-E 3.0 cards are backwards compatible, so you can run a newer PCI-E...
Forum: Gaming 09 Sep 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
Hope you enjoy mate :) And if you haven't...

Hope you enjoy mate :)

And if you haven't played either Metro game before, playing the "Spartan" mode is recommended if you prefer a easier, more traditional FPS experience (more ammo, items etc)...
Forum: Gaming 08 Sep 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
Personally I think the 2033 redux version is...

Personally I think the 2033 redux version is worth it. it's a lot more polished and enjoyable to play than it's first release.

And only the Last Light redux if you haven't already got it.
Forum: Gaming 05 Sep 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
Been playing Metro 2033 redux - and I'm hard...

Been playing Metro 2033 redux - and I'm hard pressed to really spot any visual improvements. In some ways, from memory, it looks worse.

However what is truly noticeable and more important - is...
Forum: Sound & Audio 30 Aug 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,408
Posted By smarteyeball
Short answer is no - not really. On more...

Short answer is no - not really.

On more modern CPU's - the overhead for CPU handling sound is no longer really an issue. You'd be extremely hard pressed to notice any performance gain...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Aug 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 3,990
Posted By smarteyeball
Actually it is possible to have both Nvidia and...

Actually it is possible to have both Nvidia and AMD cards in the same rig.

One card would be the "primary" card, the other the secondary. But yes, there is potential for conflicts. It's not...
Forum: Gaming 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 1,398
Views: 201,138
Posted By smarteyeball
I already had Borderlands 2 but never actually...

I already had Borderlands 2 but never actually played it. Now I am and did grab the cheap DLC.

I'll also have a go at Metro Redux. I'm looking forward to replaying Metro 2033 with better...
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