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  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Consoles may not be as powerful as we were led to believe.... on the System Wars board

    @NoodleFighter said:The RTX 2060 Super being able to keep up with the PS5 and Xbox Series X is even more of an eye opener. Sony and Microsoft will have to hope that ray tracing doesn't play a role in...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic What is your number 1 favorite game of all time? And has a game come close to dethroning it?. on the System Wars board

    @eoten said: Most people I've spoken to who say FFVII is the best in the series never really played VI. I played both a few months ago, to completion to see the differences looking back and I found VI...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic What is your number 1 favorite game of all time? And has a game come close to dethroning it?. on the System Wars board

    @Jag85 said:Final Fantasy VII. Nothing else to date has been able to match the experience of playing FFVII for the first time back in 1997. I had no interest in RPGs up until FFVII came along and open...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Upgrading to 10900K anyone?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    i9s look meh but i5 and i7s look solid 10 series i5/i7s will have added hyperthreading, higher all core boost than the ryzen 3000 series, and significant price decrease vs last gen

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Why would someone pay $30 for Warcraft Reforged? ancient graphics.. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @the_bi99man said:Yeah, it's definitely not just "upscaled". They remade the whole game from the ground up. It's not gonna look like some modern, super detailed, photorealistic graphics kind of game ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Are AMD releasing a high end GPU again.. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    I hope so. Last decade AMD's excuse was not having any money to put into R&D but they can't use that excuse anymore (current gen consoles sold like crazy + they got the rights to the next gen, al...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic How do you keep your passion for gaming?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @ulfrinn said:Maybe, but developers will actually have to start trying again.That's whats killed the passion for me. The narrative now is either re-hasing the same game as last year or if it's a new ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic when did AMD suddenly become relevant again?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @blaznwiipspman1 said:just saying...their cpus are the bomb nowadays. The ryzen 20xx series and now the 30xx series are putting up a serious fight against intel. Anyone else surprised at this? Im also...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic when did AMD suddenly become relevant again?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @04dcarraher said:Was I surprised by that? No actually AMD in the past has always been a competitor and has beaten intel multiple times back in the day. The problem started when intel started buy up ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Wait for the next series or get 5700 xt. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Most modern games are running on modified engines that are 2014-2015 era so I don't see the need to upgrade a 1060 if your happy with the current performance (especially if your still doing 1080p)I pe...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic I finally Build my Gamer PC what do you think?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @Pelon208 said: You think its future proof?Well considering you posted like two thousands dollars worth of parts, yeah I would sure hope so. It will last as long as you want it too. The next gen cons...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic What upgrades for Cyberpunk 2077?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @t-unit said: Someone here said in a few years I may want to make the move to a higher resolution, but I don't have a use for 4K TV's and even if I did have a 4K TV, for PC games, I would stick w...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic What upgrades for Cyberpunk 2077?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @t-unit said:GTX 770 and they've worked fine with the games I've wanted to play, even Arkham Knight, but had to play it on low settings. I never played this game but it must be extremely poorly optim...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Must decide between these two monitors. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Of the two you listed the VP2468 is overall the better of the two, especially in color accuracy.

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic What upgrades for Cyberpunk 2077?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    i7-3820 is still a good CPU (4 core with 8 threads boosted to 3.8ghz). It might be older but it's still way faster than the consoles CPU. It's probably on par with a modern AMD 2400/3400G which is bra...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Is it time to upgrade? (processor and memory related). on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @mrbojangles25 said: Is this dated?Your CPU might be 5.5 years old but I still think its fine. Where so late into this generation that most games are running on modified engines that are anywhere fro...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Medium/Low Spec PC. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    8th gen started in 2013 so I would say the first 3 years for sure (2013, 2014, 2015). 2016 is when it starts getting a little dicey. I would look at titles from 2010-2015 era and check for videos/benc...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic 2080 Super review. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @horgen said:@urbangamez: 50$ less than 2080 initially had, right?In the United States is was exactly $100 less than the original 2080 third party brand launch and had two free games which almost all...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Fastest GPU Price cut in history. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @Grey_Eyed_Elf said: This is from techPowerUp and how they test their GPU's, Anandtech doesn't do that its why their temps are lower which is the wrong way of testing temps. Thats exactly what i'm sa...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Fastest GPU Price cut in history. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Reviews are to inconsistent. I go on Anandtech and there using different drivers, have no thermal issues, and are saying it's only 5% slower than the $100 more expensive 2070S. I go on techpowerup and...