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Why is Metal Gear Rising 24GB!?

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2 years ago#1
What the heck, from screenshots the graphics don't even look that outstanding. It is just another movie heavy Kojima game?
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2 years ago#2
the cutscenes.
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2 years ago#3
Yeah the cutscenes are hardly compressed. I think the movie folder is the vast majority... I'll check.

Yessir movie folder is 20GB while the rest of the game is only the remaining 3-4
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2 years ago#4
Perks of being a PS3 game. There was plenty of space on blu-ray to not bother compressing
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2 years ago#5
Weird, my download was only 10gbs
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2 years ago#6
heavy kojima game.
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2 years ago#7
Orestes417 posted...
Perks of being a PS3 game. There was plenty of space on blu-ray to not bother compressing


Wasting resources for the sake of just because.
2 years ago#8
ThePCElitist posted...
Orestes417 posted...
Perks of being a PS3 game. There was plenty of space on blu-ray to not bother compressing


Wasting resources for the sake of just because.


Really, on PS3 there is no reason.

On PC (or even console digital distribution) they should have movies as free DLC and let you choose the quality. Kind of like how Sleeping Dogs and Skyrim has high-res textures as free dlc. saves people space from those who couldnt use them
2 years ago#9
Why is call of duty ghosts 66gb?
2 years ago#10
ThePCElitist posted...
Orestes417 posted...
Perks of being a PS3 game. There was plenty of space on blu-ray to not bother compressing


Wasting resources for the sake of just because.


No, there are actual benefits on the PS3 performance wise to go with less compression and absolutely no downsides because the disc doesn't care if it's almost empty or almost full. And since the assets already exist for that version it'd be a waste of resources to redo them just for the PC version.
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