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What game made you finally break down and get a SSD?

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1 year ago#1
For me it was Assassin's Creed IV. As far as I remember it had the longest loading times of any game I have played.
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1 year ago#2
Battlefield 4. Though the only reason I bought mine was because it was an Amazon DotD a month ago or so. It really helps. The loading time when first joining a server is cut way down to what I consider to be an acceptable level. And when levels first load I can immediately start moving and doing stuff. Normally I would see floating guns running around for several seconds until everything loaded. If it wasn't for that DotD I wouldn't have bought the drive though.

edit: Being among the first people loaded into a match generally gives you dibs on any vehicle you might want to use. Also, I need to remember to edit posts not quote myself -_____-
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1 year ago#4
I did not get it just for one game, but a game that really made me consider it even more than I already did was BF4. The loading times are pretty long, and become a LOT more tolerable if you are running it off an SSD.
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1 year ago#5
I didn't get one for any game, I got one because I built a new machine and it didn't feel right for it to not have one.
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1 year ago#6
Lonestar2000 posted...
For me it was Assassin's Creed IV. As far as I remember it had the longest loading times of any game I have played.


What?
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1 year ago#7
None, I just bought it when I was building my first PC but I've got Skyrim on it now and I usually put a few multiplayer games like BF 4 on it. Right now I've got Titanfall and that's using up just about all of my space.


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1 year ago#8
no game made me get an ssd. i was building a computer and i knew an ssd was an important part of any new pc.
1 year ago#9
I bought mine for desktop performance, but whenever I have BF3 installed it goes on the SSD.

Titanfall is making me feel cramped.

Hopefully Dark Souls II plays nice on HDD.
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1 year ago#10
I buy SSD for faster booting, I keep all my games on hard drive
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