• kraken2109’s Activity
  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Gamespot Steam Christmas Sale *HYPE* Thead (18th Dec). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Currently tempted by Euro Truck 2 and Flight Sim X, any opinions?

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic check out my gaming channel!. on the Purgatory board

    Pretty sure this is against the rules of the forum

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Steam not close to speedtest download speed?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I'm always amazed at how much internet and phone contracts are in the US. I get 152 down and 12 up alongside hundreds of TV channels and a landline phone for ~£50 a month. My mobile contract gives un...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Video Card question. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I would consider those cards overkill for anything under 1080p, and more than enough for 1080p anyway.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Best Games for low end pc. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Red Alert 1 + 2Age of Empires 1 + 2Empire EarthOld need for speed games (Underground, Underground 2, maybe Most Wanted)Half Life 1Indie games (I like Faster Than Light)

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Sound bar?.. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Please never buy a sound bar if you care about sound. They are all overpriced trash.Buy a pair of bookshelf/standmount speakers and an amplifier/receiver, you can get better sound for less money and ...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Logitech Z623 vs M-Audio AV40?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Those JBLs are well regarded, ideally you'd use them with a proper audio interface with XLR, but in your case you will probably have to use a couple of adapters and not have balanced cables. You will...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic How to adjust my monitor settings?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    You could try the calibration setup built into windows.There are plenty of guides online that will do much better than random people on a forum.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic 8 years later, still the best looking game? Crysis!. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Please post higher res screenshots, those are incredibly blurry.EDIT: This is probably gamespot's image uploader being crap actually...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Gamespot Steam Christmas Sale *HYPE* Thead (18th Dec). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I have a huge backlog and don't have time to play anything.Knowing me i'll still buy something...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Lower settings to increase FPS. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Anti-Aliasing should be the first thing you disable.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Question about ssd's and hdd's with windows. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @REforever101 said:is there some way to put windows on the ssd but maintain access to the TB of stuff i have on the hdd? the ssd i'm getting is 512gbIf the 'stuff' is files rather than games and prog...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic I need monitor wisdom. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Elann2008 said: @kraken2109 said: Bear in mind that reponse time is a made up number that is very rarely useful.I think for monitors, you can't really tell too much of a difference. But since I'm an...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic I need monitor wisdom. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Bear in mind that reponse time is a made up number that is very rarely useful.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Logitech Z623 vs M-Audio AV40?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Those shops offer very little in your price range. I'd pick samson over the m-audio simply because the're bigger and I know the AV40 have crap bass. You should also consider these JBLsIf I was you i'd...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Logitech Z623 vs M-Audio AV40?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Can you send a link to where you can buy from? To be honest I wouldn't buy either.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Steam game saves to external hard drive?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Games are programmed to look for the save in a specific place, I doubt there's an easy way to change this.Although if you move 'my documents' to the external it should work for games that save there.

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Want to upgrade to GTX 970. Bottleneck advice please?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher said: @Jawad2007 said: i have fiend who has sli 970 @965 Black edition , as he says he does not have any problem , get 290 and try it out.You know he's lying right?...... His cpu is bott...

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Best Shop with games.. on the Purgatory board

    no spam pls

  • kraken2109 posted a message in the forum topic Getting sick of using MP3's. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Buy CDs and rip to FLAC.@ShepardCommandr said:MP3s are for peasants.If you know where to search you can find high quality vinyl rips.24bit-96000/192000HzNot sure if serious