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Old 06-05-15, 04:08 PM
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Re: Fallout 4

Using the "share" button for that is dumb.
Just use the touchpad. That's what it's there for, right?
Double-tap to quicksave. Done.

I guess that's PS4 only.

on XO... "XBox, quick save."
or
double-tap the menu button.

I don't know.
Old 06-05-15, 10:32 PM
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Re: Fallout 4

Originally Posted by RichC2 View Post
They already put out the requirements for proper Oculus usage. You can always just throw in a second graphics card if needs be down the line.

And Witcher 3 works perfectly with the 360 controller. Just hook your PC into your TV and play away. But I don't think Fallout 4 will be out for a while. Hell if you use the Steam version of Witcher 3, you can just put it in Big Picture mode and essentially have a Steam console.
I was planning to wait until closer to release hoping prices drop and I could exceed specs. However, I'm starting to feel like I'm missing out on mods for these games. I just want to play on my couch/bed with a controller though, so I'll have to look into the Steam Big Picture mode.
Old 06-06-15, 02:50 AM
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When I can get the GOTY edition with all the DLC for
Old 06-06-15, 02:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Groucho View Post
I wonder where this will be set? Oklahoma City maybe?
Tulsa would be a way better setting.
Old 06-06-15, 09:29 AM
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[QUOTE=SterlingBen;12500969]When I can get the GOTY edition with all the DLC for
Old 06-06-15, 10:25 AM
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Originally Posted by SterlingBen View Post
Tulsa would be a way better setting.
I say Muskogee... because we don't smoke marijuana in Muskogee...
Old 06-06-15, 12:48 PM
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[Intelligence -2] Dur deez grafix suk

[Intelligence 5] Hmm, perhaps Youtube is compressing the video...

[Intelligence 10] Maybe I should download the uncompressed video somewhere online and in-turn realize that the graphics are actually 5x better than Skyrim!
Old 06-07-15, 06:44 PM
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Re: Fallout 4

Fallout 3 happens to be on sale on Steam and matched on Amazon this weekend with the announcement of 4. Decided to rebuy 3 since my version is an old Games for Windows version on a disc somewhere, figured $11.99 was worth it to give it a re-play since I never played the DLC and to have it in my library.

I'm sure it's been cheaper before, and if a remaster comes out i'll be pissed, but damn the easy availability and instant gratification of digital

Now to figure out how to get it to work right under Windows 8.

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Old 06-10-15, 03:28 PM
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How does FO3 run on PC? I have it on both 360 and PC. I'm not talking about graphics but which one has the least amount of bugs?
Old 06-10-15, 03:37 PM
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I remember it crashing somewhat frequently when I played it on the PC. I can't remember if I was running XP or Vista though.
Old 06-10-15, 03:41 PM
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There are issues running the game on Windows 7 and 8 that seem inconsistent for users. It's kind of sad actually that Bethesda hasn't tried to actually make it more stable.
Old 06-10-15, 04:48 PM
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I have windows 7 and from reading steam forums FO3 doesn't run well I was getting excited reading up on the cool mods. Oh well.
Old 06-10-15, 07:09 PM
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I fully completed Fallout 3 and New Vegas on Windows 7 and never had a single issue. I have both games on Windows 8 now and haven't had any issues there either, although I haven't done a full playthrough of either.
Old 06-10-15, 08:23 PM
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I wasn't even able to launch the base game on Steam without some tweaks and manually installing an updated Games for Windows Live app.
Old 06-10-15, 08:56 PM
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I wasn't even able to launch the base game on Steam without some tweaks and manually installing an updated Games for Windows Live app.
has that gfw live abomination been removed?
Old 06-11-15, 03:09 AM
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I played Fallout 3 on Steam from start to finish without a single error.
Old 06-14-15, 02:07 PM
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I played Fallout 3 on Steam from start to finish without a single error.
You're one of the lucky ones. I downloaded and started it up last night. 20 minutes in and the game freezes on me. Activated compatibility mode and started up again. This time it only took five minutes to freeze again Run as administrator... Freeze again This time i went all out editing the .ini file and started up *crossed fingers* and it works! Played an hour without any problems.

I wish steam had guides on fixing problems with these games during the downloading process. Would be a lot easier than having to hunt around google looking for a fix...

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has that gfw live abomination been removed?
It pops up whenever i boot the game up but you can exit out with one button press and it won't show up again thank god.
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Every time I see this thread bumped and hope to read something new about Fallout 4, it actually turns out to be bitching and complaining about how Fallout 3 runs. Can we not bump the Fallout 3 thread and converse about that game in there?
Old 06-14-15, 02:51 PM
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Fallout 3!
Old 06-14-15, 10:21 PM
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Re: Fallout 4

Releases November 10th of 2015!!!!
Old 06-14-15, 10:22 PM
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Fuckin awesome!
Old 06-14-15, 10:23 PM
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Big baby Jesus I can't wait!!!!
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Old 06-14-15, 10:26 PM
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Sponsors and marketing deals lined up and ready to go? Yep, get ready for a fall release.
Told you so!

I'm loving that Fallout basically contains its own Minecraft now as well.
Old 06-14-15, 10:33 PM
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