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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:06 pm

I'm sure this has been covered in the VG threads (probably both) a bit, but with Monster Hunter World coming out, and knowing a lot of us were waiting for pc, I figured I'd start a thread.

If anyone is looking to pre-order, fanatical has it at 20% off right now.

https://www.fanatical.com/en/franchises/monster-hunter?GSCsource=MonsterHunterWorld-08082018

release is tomorrow

lets hunt some monsters y'all
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Postby john plainman » Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:12 pm

frickin munsters..
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:21 pm

No preload, EST pc release is 11am tomorrow, so get your shit ready to download some monster hunting, blimps
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:20 pm

i've never Mon Hunned before
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:20 pm

the monsters are FUCKED
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:21 pm

i cant decide what weapon to main
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Postby chandler » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:24 pm

can't play until tomorrow night but yes, i am getting it and will put in some hours this weekend

too bad (for me) it's launching next to the new wow expansion cause they sort of occupy the same gaming space
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Postby miss black america » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:25 pm

hunt me plenty

(like the video game "doom" from id software)
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Postby Bartatua » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:27 pm

Ill but this shit
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Postby shrinemaidens » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:27 pm

already installed, can't rly play until tonight tho

im hype
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:30 pm

yeah im annoyed i have to wait until after work to install i wanna just come home and slay
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:36 pm

The CPU. How bad is it? Am I good?

In this regard, all we can say for certain right now is that it's very CPU heavy. From what I have seen, users of Haswell i5 CPUs, and even stock clock Haswell i7 CPUs are going to struggle with the CPU load this game generates. So if you're someone with their 144Hz 1080p panel hoping to be pushing that panel, you're going to have to accept that it probably won't happen based on the CPU alone. As seen in this video, a stock clocked i7 6700K is being given a run for it's money at 1080p High with Volume Rending disabled and a 980Ti, just having your charecter run around.

At this time, Ryzen is an unknown. I will personally be testing with my own, 3.9GHz R7 1700 on launch to see what's-what.

TL;DR: Even higher end i7s are struggling based on pre-release testing. If you're someone with a weaker CPU, e.g. Ryzen 3 or Skylake i5 and older, you will be cranking down settings and seeing FPS drops.

ouch. i just want the game to be runnable even with frame drops and ~25 fps
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:37 pm

here goes!!
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:39 pm

won't even get past loading screen :cry:
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Postby chandler » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:41 pm

unfortunately not surprising if it runs like garbage on even midrange hardware
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:42 pm

oh wait it's working!! let me get ingame
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Postby shrinemaidens » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:43 pm

kind of glad i upgraded my cpu two weeks ago, my old hardware would not have been able to run this shit at all
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Postby Bartatua » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:45 pm

Lol, i just decided to upgrade gpu only recently because it seems like games are not too processor dependent lately
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Postby internetfriend » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:47 pm

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Postby chandler » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:47 pm

Bartatua wrote:Lol, i just decided to upgrade gpu only recently because it seems like games are not too processor dependent lately


well optimized games aren't, it's just that japanese console ports have a history of being poorly optimized
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:48 pm

broodstar wrote:oh wait it's working!! let me get ingame


yeah there's a guy that just made a thread on the steam forum about running it fine on an i7 930, i think i'll be ok

i never have issues w/ ports so i hope this goes ok!
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:52 pm

loading screen maximizes my cpu load out to 99%. becomes stable 60fps on menu screens, gameplay is playable 25-30 fps with occasional frame drops and audio sync issues, and this is on an i5-750, which is **well below** minimum requirements, so, don't be too worried i guess?

though i might end up refunding this anyway if it performs a bit too poorly
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:53 pm

chandler wrote:
Bartatua wrote:Lol, i just decided to upgrade gpu only recently because it seems like games are not too processor dependent lately


well optimized games aren't, it's just that japanese console ports have a history of being poorly optimized



that hasn't really been the case for the last few years, they've been really good, at least stuff ported over from ps4. I'm running Yakuza 0 fine on a processor from 2009 and a game being a port is usually a good sign that i'll be able to run it on high settings without issues (MGS5, Yakuza, Nier, etc). They've really picked up their game now that Japanese PC gaming seems to be blowing up.

supposedly the cpu issue is denuvo but it seems like it's being overstated.
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Postby kirito » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:54 pm

a-10 warthog champion wrote:i cant decide what weapon to main

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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:54 pm

denuvo being the ultimate cause for cpu load is kinda false, and i dislike denuvo as much as the next guy
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Postby a-10 warthog champion » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:55 pm

broodstar wrote:loading screen maximizes my cpu load out to 99%. becomes stable 60fps on menu screens, gameplay is playable 25-30 fps with occasional frame drops and audio sync issues, and this is on an i5-750, which is **well below** minimum requirements, so, don't be too worried i guess?

though i might end up refunding this anyway if it performs a bit too poorly



ok im running basically an identical processor, so i guess we'll see!

i never had issues w/ tide though
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:00 pm

i don't think there's too much cause for concern for low-end systems yet as far as i can tell. your processor is a bit stronger than mine, and i haven't dipped below 30 fps to proclaim it unplayable yet, but i've yet to encounter some heavy firefight monster
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Postby broodstar » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:01 pm

although this game probably looks noticeably worse on low because all i'm seeing are jaggies and blurries
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Postby shrinemaidens » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:04 pm

internetfriend wrote:groups are up to 4 players right?


yes
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