This game is way too hardware hungry

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User Info: squall_alpha

squall_alpha
4 years ago#1
I was trying to play this on my old PC back at my parents home, but this game is completely unplayable.
Slow as hell and even freezes for a second every time a keyboard input is made.

That's... horrible.

I know this desktop PC is old and all, but it runs PS1 and N64 emulators at 60FPS!

It's scary how hardware hungry this game is, considering it is essentially a NES game (complexity and graphics), with just slightly better audio...

User Info: Dark_SilverX

Dark_SilverX
4 years ago#2
It's because of what this game was created with. The game is made with game maker and that program is terrible on a lot of PCs
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n00bsaib0t
4 years ago#3
Oh look, its this thread again.
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NintendoDudeGuy
4 years ago#4
Version 2 has seemingly fixed my problem of the game suddenly going "lol I'm half speed now for a while for no reason!" Two playthroughs and it didn't happen.
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User Info: squall_alpha

squall_alpha
4 years ago#5
Well I disabled all the nVidia stuff on my old PC (filtering, smoothening and whatnot), put 16bit color depth instead of 32bit, and selected "disable windows theme" on this game's .exe properties and now the game runs absolutely fine.

I just made it to Vega and he's kicking my ###

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whirow
4 years ago#6
Just to mention, my PC is Duo Core, 2.0ghz, 3g Ram, Windows XP pack 3 and a graphic card I bought back in 2007
Runs perfectly fine, I can't understand how the newer and more powerful PCs some of the people here have can't run the game…
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XCWarrior
4 years ago#7
You can buy a cruddy PC for like $300 that should play this. Tell someone to upgrade their machine for crying out loud.
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n00bsaib0t
4 years ago#8
Whats truly pathetic is that this has easily been discussed 15 times here, if not more, in the month the game has been out and people like you saying "upgrade your machines" can't wrap your tiny brains around the fact that games made with Game Maker aren't compatible with every processor. S***, try and pay attention, even Capcom themselves acknowledged this when they announced v2.
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User Info: Hotel_Security

Hotel_Security
4 years ago#9
You can buy a cruddy PC for like $300 that should play this. Tell someone to upgrade their machine for crying out loud.

Exactly. it's ridiculous that folks have PCs that can't run this. If they can't run this, then they can't run most games.

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n00bsaib0t
4 years ago#10
From: Hotel_Security | #009
You can buy a cruddy PC for like $300 that should play this. Tell someone to upgrade their machine for crying out loud.

Exactly. it's ridiculous that folks have PCs that can't run this. If they can't run this, then they can't run most games.

Its a god damn epidemic. I should try and get mod status so I can ban kids like you who refuse to educate yourselves before typing.
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