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How many PCs did you buy only to play exclusive games.

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2 years ago#1
People buy a new PC for BF4? It really shocked me.My 2 year old PC handled all the pressures from games like BF4,COD Ghost,Crysis 3 etc.Well my question is-Did you buy new PC especially for playing a certain game?which games?
2 years ago#2
Ever PC I have bought for home has been for PC exclusive games. PC's get the best exclusives.
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2 years ago#3
The last games I did a massive overhaul for were Supreme Commander (went from a Pentium 4, 1GB RAM and ATi X1800GTO to Core 2 Duo @ 2.8GHz, 2GB memory and an 8800GTS 320MB) and Battlefield 3 (went from the above mentioned system but with an hd4870 and 4GB RAM to a 3570k @ 4.4GHz, 8GB memory and an HD7870). In both times though, the systems were on the edge of being able to run games acceptably.
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2 years ago#4
SinisterSlay posted...
Ever PC I have bought for home has been for PC exclusive games. PC's get the best exclusives.


I agree with PC's get the best exclusives.
2 years ago#5
My current pc for battlefield 3. Got the second gtx 670 I'm current build and the i7 I have yet to install for the witcher 3 whenever it gets released.

May end up selling both cards and getting two gtx 780ti instead
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2 years ago#6
How is BF4 an exclusive game when it's available on consoles?
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2 years ago#7
i bought 7 pcs
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^ this
2 years ago#8
I've upgraded to play specific games better, but I've never bought a full PC just to play one game.

I've been a PC gamer since the early 90s. I've always had a gaming PC. Sometimes a good game comes out and I want to max it, but can't. That's usually what triggers my need to upgrade. That happens every 2-3 years and I'll buy a new video card. I usually have a full new PC about every 5-6 years. I think this one I have now, I'll push it further. I just need to be happy with medium settings instead.
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2 years ago#9
i've been buying new computers and doing upgrades as well
and i calculated the totals
and it would have been cheaper just to buy consoles
f*** why did i go pc
pc is indeed truly the mustard race
2 years ago#10
I built my first PC to play SIms 3 above garbage settings, and to be able to play the Witcher 1 period. Since then, it's just been upgrades in pieces
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