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  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Great Big Steam Xmas Sale Thread ( Dec 19 - Jan 02 ) on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    I was hoping Splinter Cell Conviction would have been cheaper, but thanks to HUKD someone posted a link to get it even cheaper, though it is for the direct Uplay version, rather than Steam (which the...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic The future of SSDs on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    As so many have said, an SSD is there to add speed, not storage capacity. Having a large SSD adds the convenience of not having to move programs around to get the speed boost.I opted to link a 60GB m...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic 911, DirectX error!! on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    Hopefully the problem was just the lack of drivers so your PC defaulted to the onboard graphics - which struggled. With the correct drivers installed it should use your dedicated graphics card and h...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic 911, DirectX error!! on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    I didn't see your image before my last post - the i7 is decent, as is 12GB of RAM. The M in the CPU model suggests you have a laptop (M for mobile processor).You should be able to see the model of gr...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic 911, DirectX error!! on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    HP Envy is just the brand or model range - I searched the site and found it covers all sorts from tablets, laptops and desktops - there will be a huge difference in performance between a laptop mainly...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic 911, DirectX error!! on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    Can you post the full spec of your PC?From the wording of the error message it suggests you are only using onboard graphics (HD4600 - built in to certain Intel CPUs). HD4000 is listed as minimum spe...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Splinter cell Conviction Free DLC 3D Echelone code on the Bug Reporting & Feedback board.

    @f22_king_raptor said:Is this what you mean?Possibly broken because it links to an "AU" version of GameSpot. Now the regions have been removed (UK, Asia, Australia - ones I was aware of) I think any...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic list of "union boards" on gamespot on the Bug Reporting & Feedback board.

    I've scrolled back through 50 pages of post history - seems quite a few missed the cut :(Redders1989 has just posted the Formula One Passion UnionThe Decision Based Gaming Union - a union for discussi...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Two months and still no unions on the Bug Reporting & Feedback board.

    over a month ago they were supposedly ready given a comment that "they should have gone live yesterday", but here we are after 2 months and still nothing.I think the last I heard was it wouldn't be h...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Overwatch. on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    The events that are available to you in Overwatch change as you play - some hang around for quite a few levels, but some disappear.I tended to activate a 15-20 minute one, play the main game, then fli...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic some advice for steam sale shoppers on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    I add stuff to my wishlist when I see it and have an interest in it - makes it much easier to remember and find stuff when there is a sale, plus Steam will email me to say something on my list has go...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Do first-person shooters influence real-life violence? on the Games Discussion board.

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  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Which career do you like most? on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    I can certainly see opinions changing the further you get through career. Early on with weak cars and few upgrades, escaping the cops can be really tough. But later on once you have some tier 3+ ca...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic directX error resolution?? on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    I've not seen that problem but would go down the route of usual suspects:Update to the latest drivers for your graphics cardDownload / re-install the latest version of DirectX

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Overwatch. on the Need for Speed: Rivals Forum board.

    I was messing about with Overwatch via the site over the last week and hit L50 in no time at all.To start with you don't have many options - activate the odd bonus down the bottom, but largely focus o...

  • Avenger1324 posted a message in the forum topic Save Our Unions on the Bug Reporting & Feedback board.

    @papermariofan57 said:I don't know if to trust the fact that they are really doing something about this union issue or if they are really letting this be forgotten as time passes.Where it's not just ...