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  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Nvidia Titan X - 12 GB of RAM and 8 billion transistors. on the System Wars board

    what kind of demented sociopath would buy one of these things? its lunacy. 12 GB of Vram and just too much hor....se....po....w.......i want one O_O.

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic HTPCs/Steam machines may be a threat to consoles now. on the System Wars board

    i do want a PC that i can stick under the telly. my current steambox (well not quite a steambox. it runs steam on ubuntu rather than steam OS and its massive) is my old PC and its not going to cut it...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Nvidia Titan X - 12 GB of RAM and 8 billion transistors. on the System Wars board

    @Heirren: what would they offer though? popping a console out and slapping the nvidia logo onto it wont sell a lot of consoles. even if they make it very powerful will that make a big difference?sure ...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Steam Controller revealed. on the System Wars board

    i have to try it.on paper it should be ok....but it all depends on how well that pad works. i have tried to use laptop trackpads to control the camera in games and its not pleasent...but a lot of tha...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Lots of major games announced for Linux at GDC. on the System Wars board

    @Mystery_Writer: the consesnsus, as i understand it, is that AMD cards have better open source drivers than nvidia (So radeon is better than nouveau) but that nvidias own drivers are better than cata...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Lots of major games announced for Linux at GDC. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    brilliant.i will have to invest in a new steambox (self built) sooner rather than later by the looks of things. my current one (Phenom 2 x4 955, 4GB of ram and a HD 5850) is not going to cut it for m...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic This war is over. on the System Wars board

    its a hell of a package. the most powerful console, with all the 3rd party support for the same price as the competition. its not lacking any key features or anything. sonys first party output has ye...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic What Game Made You Lose Faith in the Franchise?. on the System Wars board

    halo 2 (and ODST finished it off). i loved halo 1. the start of halo 2 was also excellent and i was really excited. then it just went to the dogs. if the SP didnt have co-op it would have been a real...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic NVIDIA Shield & GRID Summary Thread. on the System Wars board

    the console still has the same flaw: it relies on android games. no android game is going to make good use of that hardware for a long long time...and those games are built for touch screens. do nvid...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic MSI or Alienware? (Laptops). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    im assuming this is for gaming.= and you want it to last a while.i would go with the one with the strongest GPU you can get your mitts on. upgrading the GPU later, on a laptop, is at best messy (if no...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic What is Microsoft's best series?. on the System Wars board

    the age of series and the lancer series...hard to choose between themMSs best output, games wise, was on PC imho. its such a shame the abandonded it.

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic What kind of phone do you own?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    a fairphone (aka the smell your own fart phone :P j/k).i like it.its quite heavy for a phone. it was heavy by the standards of its release date and even more so now. but it feels very solid.also a bit...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Future of AMD Mantle API. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @BassMan: i was about to say the same thing. it looks like its going to be retired which is the correct thing to do. But mantle was worthwhile as it gave everyone a big kick in the backside. vulkan a...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Does the Wii U have any Graphics Kings?. on the System Wars board

    mario kart 8 is graphics king in the following areas:clouds. sooo chunky yet soft. no easy backdrop: the player can drive on these clouds.rendering rock candy and maple syrup...and cake. that candy t...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic What is your ultimate dream game?. on the Games Discussion board

    a proper merger of zelda and elder scrolls...set in space :D.

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Valve, Sony, and Microsoft Are On Board. Nintendo is late to the party.. on the System Wars board

    i dont think they will invest in it at all.if they were going to do it the time to do it was the wiiu. to do it properly though would have meant an expensive console (low res screens really wouldnt w...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Can Ninty save the handheld market like it did w/ console?. on the System Wars board

    i am going to be very interested to see what nintendo do with their next handheld. a proper gaming phone? a range of different devices ranging from gaming phones to gaming tablets that run on the one...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo's game design philosophy. on the Games Discussion board

    @MirkoS77: but if you take the mario out of mario and replace it with something like crackdown or gears (same mechanics, different look) would it realy get more peoples attention? im not sure. it wou...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic How easy could a New Console swoop in and take over?. on the System Wars board

    it cost MS roughly 1billion to get their foot in the door back in 2001-ish. you could be looking at 2-3 times that now.the console is the easy bit (and thats not easy. it takes years of R&D to ma...

  • osan0 posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft CANCELS Windows !!!. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    seems like a perfectly reasonable thing to do.if i was MS i would cancel windows and tie all MS services to the xbox. xboxes for work, home, the internet would run on xboxes and so on. it would be li...