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Old 01-16-06, 03:05 PM   #1
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Default 3DMark06 Comes out 1/18

Well just heard the news, I hope I'm not late with this info:

http://www.gamespot.com/promos/2006/3dmark06/index.html
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Old 01-16-06, 03:31 PM   #2
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omfg.... i cant wait to play it....



sorry i had to say it.... but i really cant wait to see what the demos look like
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Old 01-16-06, 04:20 PM   #3
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Uh oh, time to upgrade! Perhaps something that can play it at no less than 30FPS. Oh wait.. Does such a system exist?

I think I'll just play it in slide-show mode. That way I'll have more time to enjoy the quality. LOL
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Old 01-16-06, 05:19 PM   #4
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so how do you guys think the multiplayer will be?
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Old 01-16-06, 05:28 PM   #5
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Advanced Edition for home/private use offering expanded features, a playable mini-game
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Old 01-16-06, 05:40 PM   #6
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So now ATI and nVidia can spend time optimising for 3Dmark06 instead of games
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Old 01-16-06, 11:19 PM   #7
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Get ready for 11.2fps with 7800GTX SLI! Weee!
http://www.hardwareanalysis.com/content/topic/53605/
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Default Re: 3DMark06 Comes out 1/18

it says it utilizes dual-core so hopefully us X2 ppl will see some advantage.
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Just got this in my email...
http://www.gamespot.com/promos/2006/3dmark06/index.html
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Dang 11.2fps!! we're DOOMED
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Old 01-17-06, 09:50 AM   #11
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well i will be looking the usual places for my Pro version
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Old 01-17-06, 10:07 AM   #12
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Awesome I'm off that day too!!!
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