Steam and direct download sales Page 485

  • Page

    of 765 First / Last

  • Deleted user 6 January 2013 19:12:57
    Nightmare on Northpoint is ok but doesn't really add anything new, I'd only recommend it if you've completed the game and really want a few more hours of pretty similar gameplay.
  • EvilW 6 Jan 2013 19:43:17 107 posts
    Seen 2 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    I have a question that has nothing to do with sales and offers:
    Why do people giveaway expensive games on sites like Steamgifts? Just out of curiosity
  • MrSensible 6 Jan 2013 19:59:29 26,522 posts
    Seen 1 day ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    I just checked that site out after you mentioned it but it won't let me sign up. It says my Steam account is worth $0 o_O

    Edited by thefilthandthefury at 20:00:10 06-01-2013
  • EvilW 6 Jan 2013 20:09:45 107 posts
    Seen 2 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    I'm sorry, can't help you with that... There is a similar site, playblink, if you want to try it out
  • richardiox 6 Jan 2013 20:11:54 6,677 posts
    Seen 7 hours ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    How do you DL and install the HD texture pack? Is it an additional 4gig download, if so I think I have it and there's an option in the graphics settings.

    After reading much about needing a pretty high spec machine to use the texture pack and max settings I'm surprised I'm getting 50-60fps solidly with an i3 and 1gb 6870 at 1680x1050.... Making me question if that HD pack is actually installed.
  • Lexx87 6 Jan 2013 20:13:55 20,853 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Have you selected it in the options? You have to specifically say you want to use it in the graphics options.
  • Deleted user 6 January 2013 20:15:00
    The texture pack is considered to be dlc, so you have to get it through the game's store page.
  • Lexx87 6 Jan 2013 20:16:17 20,853 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    I'm sure I downloaded it through Steam and it sorted itself out, unless i'm dreaming that.
  • Daddy-Doom-Bar 6 Jan 2013 20:24:20 2,783 posts
    Seen 16 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    The HD pack is indeed separate DLC.
    I'm on an oc'd Q6600 and an oc'd 1GB GTX 460 on high and it's a good steady 40fps (according to fraps) with the HD pack. If I put it only max setting's it'll drop severely, though.
  • Daddy-Doom-Bar 6 Jan 2013 20:30:59 2,783 posts
    Seen 16 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    O.K, I lied. Just checked and I had it on medium when I was running fraps. On high settings with everything on high and the HD pack on it's 30fps. Which for a bargain basement pc, is pretty effin good. If I take a few of the more advanced demanding settings down to medium I can get it to 40fps.
  • Baggies 6 Jan 2013 20:42:11 94 posts
    Seen 2 years ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Is there any point in getting the HD texture pack if I'm running 1650 x 1050 resolution?
  • Daddy-Doom-Bar 6 Jan 2013 20:59:21 2,783 posts
    Seen 16 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Well I'm running on 1280x1024 and it made a difference, but maybe that's because I'm on a lower res. God I need cash for a better monitor... But then with the pc I have a better monitor would be wasted.
  • Lexx87 6 Jan 2013 21:05:49 20,853 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Baggies wrote:
    Is there any point in getting the HD texture pack if I'm running 1650 x 1050 resolution?
    I found it looked absolutely stunning at 1920 x 1080
  • Mattwow 6 Jan 2013 21:40:07 43 posts
    Seen 4 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Loving sleeping dogs at the minute but having difficulty with the fighting when there is 4 to 5 on me, I am the point where you chase the guy & end up on the roof but by the time i have killed all his men i am left with no HP to finish him off, Any pointers?
  • Daddy-Doom-Bar 6 Jan 2013 21:57:00 2,783 posts
    Seen 16 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Concentrate on counters. Like Batman, wait for them to turn red, then counter. Try not to attack too much. Use the environment kills (grab then move over to a glowing red object).
  • Mattwow 6 Jan 2013 22:14:11 43 posts
    Seen 4 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Daddy-Doom-Bar wrote:
    Concentrate on counters. Like Batman, wait for them to turn red, then counter. Try not to attack too much. Use the environment kills (grab then move over to a glowing red object).
    Thanks mate.
  • Lexx87 6 Jan 2013 22:36:52 20,853 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Everyone needs to at least finish the story just to see the final environment kill, as it's, epic.
  • Progguitarist 7 Jan 2013 15:48:52 10,780 posts
    Seen 10 months ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    How often are these sales?
  • dsmx 7 Jan 2013 16:15:35 8,138 posts
    Seen 4 days ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    Christmas, summer and autumn. Possibly one around easter as well.
  • gman7714 7 Jan 2013 22:58:16 429 posts
    Seen 1 month ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Just noticed Sine Mora is going for £1.99 at GMG
    http://www.greenmangaming.com/s/gb/en/pc/games/shooter/sine-mora/
  • EvilW 8 Jan 2013 00:12:45 107 posts
    Seen 2 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Yay! my borderlands 2 key from gamersgate has just arrived!
  • Cosquae 8 Jan 2013 08:40:42 1,372 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    No, 20% discount is only for people who "purchased" borderlands 2 but their copy was refunded before they could get any serial keys.

    Those who managed to get one or more of the serial keys from the 4 pack didn't get refunded, nor do they get the 20% discount for the year.

    Looking at the reviews and DRM for Settlers 7, I still think £4.87 is too much ;)
  • EvilW 8 Jan 2013 17:16:07 107 posts
    Seen 2 years ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    all of the games are... more or less a lot of games, i think...

    Edited by EvilW at 18:12:18 08-01-2013
  • liamthemaster 8 Jan 2013 18:13:32 1,629 posts
    Seen 1 year ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    I would imagine he uses Cheap Ass Gamer+Savvy gamer and the usual HUKD aswell as finds a few himself :p
  • Kujata 8 Jan 2013 19:20:49 2,302 posts
    Seen 2 months ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Spec Ops is down to £4.99 on Steam in the Midweek Madness deal. Almost bought a few times during the sale, now it's even cheaper! \0/
  • Cosquae 8 Jan 2013 22:09:55 1,372 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Reddit usually works for me in finding good gaming deals, especially the short term mis-prices.
  • Rusty_M 8 Jan 2013 22:16:36 6,650 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Spec ops was cheaper elsewhere. Can't remember if it was gamersgate or greenmangaming over Christmas.

    Well worth a fiver in any case
  • Page

    of 765 First / Last

Log in or register to reply

Sometimes posts may contain links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.