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Not much headroom

Finally pushing into the hardware limits of my stock gaming machine. Config is Win 7 64, Athlon 64 X2 6400+ BE (3.2GHz), Radeon 3870X2. The latest installment in the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series, namely Call Of Pripyat, has brought my machine to its knees, at least when running with most settings maxed. It’s perfectly fine with the […]

November 19, 2009 В· agw В· No Comments
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Horrible music

I was thinking about what really makes a game scary. My favorite kinds of games are the ones I can’t stand to play alone at night, in a dark room, with headphones or the volume turned way up. Probably the best example – and this surprised me at first – is the Penumbra series, especially […]

July 12, 2009 В· agw В· No Comments
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