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More screenshots of The Witcher 2

More screenshots of The Witcher 2

Announced by CD Projekt as the best-looking RPG of 2011, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings is showing off a bit more with a bunch of images all taken from the impressive presentation we filmed entirely a few days ago.

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Commented on 2010-08-24 10:59:42
damn, this game is looking awesome
Commented on 2010-08-24 11:02:12
Ehm why post Witcher 2 news here when they aren't making it for consoles?
Commented on 2010-08-24 11:08:46 In reply to Sath
Because, though it might take some time, it si something that they want to do.

http://www.gamersyde.com/news_the_witcher_2_coming...
Commented on 2010-08-24 11:29:42
I remember that, but I keep reading these comments that it is cancelled. :/

But if it is coming then nice.
Commented on 2010-08-24 11:38:49 In reply to Sath
What I can say for sure is they would definitely love to do it. I guess we'll have to be patient and wait. Fingers crossed.
Commented on 2010-08-24 12:23:17
Wow, that game looks stunning. Definitely some dx 11 tessalation present.
Commented on 2010-08-24 12:49:06 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
Wow, that game looks stunning. Definitely some dx 11 tessalation present.
hahahaha good one^^

or are you serious, because if the dont even have normal mapping(wall with brick stones is flat) how in earth can they support tessellation?
Commented on 2010-08-24 13:11:59
I vote this for best looking game ever.
Commented on 2010-08-24 13:16:51 In reply to hotkirby
Posted by hotkirby
hahahaha good one^^

or are you serious, because if the dont even have normal mapping(wall with brick stones is flat) how in earth can they support tessellation?
Wanna bet?
Commented on 2010-08-24 13:59:19 In reply to java4ever
Posted by java4ever
I vote this for best looking game ever.
yes. oblivion on riods?
Commented on 2010-08-24 14:01:24 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
Wanna bet?
ooh no i believe you ,just find it strange to use something fare more gpu consuming.
Commented on 2010-08-24 15:19:05 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Ehm why post Witcher 2 news here when they aren't making it for consoles?
This is a console only site? I have a PC that is more then capable of running this along side of multiple consoles.
Commented on 2010-08-24 16:25:05
The game is coming to consoles...
Commented on 2010-08-24 16:27:55 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
Wow, that game looks stunning. Definitely some dx 11 tessalation present.
LOL Read the Interview and they say its running on DX9 but they will support DX11 fore sure. This is how the Console Versions will look. Ok Maybe with lower res. Textures. ;)

Great Comment Sath this Site is called Gamersyde not Consolesite
Commented on 2010-08-24 17:00:23 In reply to staatsfeind1234
Posted by staatsfeind1234
LOL Read the Interview and they say its running on DX9 but they will support DX11 fore sure. This is how the Console Versions will look. Ok Maybe with lower res. Textures. ;)

Great Comment Sath this Site is called Gamersyde not Consolesite
What are you talking about? They haven't shown any console footage yet, because they first want to finish the PC-version. The only thing we know for sure is that the console versions aren't cancelled.
You might be right about the dx 9, but tessalation isn't dx 11 exclusive. That was my mistake.
Commented on 2010-08-24 18:32:01 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
What are you talking about? They haven't shown any console footage yet, because they first want to finish the PC-version. The only thing we know for sure is that the console versions aren't cancelled.
You might be right about the dx 9, but tessalation isn't dx 11 exclusive. That was my mistake.
Tessellation is a DX11 exclusive if you don't count in OpenGL.
This might very well have dx11 effects, but I don't think that they are on in the pics.
Commented on 2010-08-24 19:15:45 In reply to Zarsky
Posted by Zarsky
Tessellation is a DX11 exclusive if you don't count in OpenGL.
This might very well have dx11 effects, but I don't think that they are on in the pics.
Tesselation is absolutely not dx 11 exclusive. Radeon cards have had tessalators for years now (since the 9000-series). The way tesselation is handled on dx11 is different and more efficient. Dx11 tesselation however is not compatible with cards that don't support dx11.
Commented on 2010-08-24 20:16:53 In reply to hotkirby
Posted by hotkirby
hahahaha good one^^

or are you serious, because if the dont even have normal mapping(wall with brick stones is flat) how in earth can they support tessellation?
The game will support tessellation, and all of the goodies of DX11. The fact that it isn't implemented in an Alpha build does NOT mean the game won't have it. Did you see the gameplay from gamecon? The game is in very rough stages right now.
Commented on 2010-08-24 20:34:32 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
What are you talking about? They haven't shown any console footage yet, because they first want to finish the PC-version. The only thing we know for sure is that the console versions aren't cancelled.
You might be right about the dx 9, but tessalation isn't dx 11 exclusive. That was my mistake.
You didnt understand what i mean. Clearly this is PC Footage running in DX9 it shows nearly the same Gfx like it would be on Consoles because they Render in special DX9 with DX10 Features.
Commented on 2010-08-25 01:13:54
No longer using Bioware's shitty Aurora Engine which is cpu bound, thank god.
Commented on 2010-08-25 09:08:53 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Ehm why post Witcher 2 news here when they aren't making it for consoles?
I really don't get why gamersyde don't cover pc stuff. You know there is also gamers on pc no only on consoles.

Great pics, really looking foward for this.
Commented on 2010-08-25 09:14:28
great looking game for sure.

btw. the link to the presentation last in the news item doesn't work - it just links to this page.
Commented on 2010-08-25 21:09:08
Now if only dragon age origins looked a lil bit like this.
Commented on 2010-08-25 22:25:50
And played like this :P
Commented on 2010-08-25 23:25:49 In reply to Sath
Posted by mehdic
Now if only dragon age origins looked a lil bit like this.
Posted by Sath
And played like this :P
it would be the witcher 2 -_-
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