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Our PC videos of Farming Simulator 17

Our PC videos of Farming Simulator 17

As every year, farm work is in the spotlight with Farming Simulator 17. More than 250 vehicles and different equipments are available to you to manage your farm from A to Z. Here are some PC videos, all captured from the tutorial mode.

Gameplay #1
Gameplay #2
Gameplay #3
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Commented on 2016-10-30 16:03:30
Pc gamers laugh at these simulations, wondering who would actually want to buy them.

But they are actually used to help train young farmers in agricultural colleges and without them you'd all starve.
Commented on 2016-10-30 16:36:39 In reply to Rooster
Posted by Rooster
But they are actually used to help train young farmers in agricultural colleges and without them you'd all starve.
Is that why my avocados are always squashed? Nubs training on their farming skillz with shitty harvest moon ripoffs.
Commented on 2016-10-30 17:42:16
There is actually a lot of adjustable settings in the game this time round. With FS 15 you could only adjust between a low, medium and high preset, with a Anti-aliasing option too.

Now you can adjust vegetation and grass draw distance, texture quality, shader quality. shadow quality and more. Its weird because the minimum system requirements, like 15, are very different from what I tried.

The game runs at medium to high settings on a Core 2 processor 3.0ghz and Geforce 9600gt gpu from around 2008 with no real problems. Its something that parents should be made aware of who are looking to get the game for their kids.

Well done to the team for releasing a decently optimised game at launch for what it is.
Commented on 2016-10-30 20:28:24 In reply to Rooster
Posted by Rooster
But they are actually used to help train young farmers in agricultural colleges and without them you'd all starve.
http://www.reactiongifs.com/r/2013/06/I-dont-believe-you.gif
Commented on 2016-10-30 20:34:16 In reply to Rooster
Posted by Megido
Is that why my avocados are always squashed? Nubs training on their farming skillz with shitty harvest moon ripoffs.
lmfao...

But yea this isn't really a harvest moon rip-off :D
Posted by Rooster
Pc gamers laugh at these simulations, wondering who would actually want to buy them.
I have multiple friends (PC gamers, obviously) that buy this game every friggin year.
Commented on 2016-10-30 21:37:49 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
But yea this isn't really a harvest moon rip-off :D
yeah i know what you mean. Can't even be called a ripoff, it's so underwhelming. Pshh.

http://i.imgur.com/RPtgf2X.jpg
Commented on 2016-11-02 11:28:30 In reply to Megido
Posted by Megido
Is that why my avocados are always squashed? Nubs training on their farming skillz with shitty harvest moon ripoffs.
Hehehehe...

Wish I could upvote that.
Commented on 2016-11-03 16:26:44 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
I have multiple friends (PC gamers, obviously) that buy this game every friggin year.
Proof that PC players want to be peasants too...
Why won't they just buy a console then ? :-)
Commented on 2016-11-03 17:39:47 In reply to SplitTongue
Posted by SplitTongue
Proof that PC players want to be peasants too...
Why won't they just buy a console then ? :-)
There's a difference between being a golden agricultural god and a simple peasant serf.
Commented on 2016-11-03 18:52:26 In reply to Rooster
Posted by Rooster
Pc gamers laugh at these simulations, wondering who would actually want to buy them.

But they are actually used to help train young farmers in agricultural colleges and without them you'd all starve.
So hundreds of thousands people buy them just to laugh at them? Who knew. :P

Farm sim 2013: 550,770 owners.
https://steamdb.info/app/220260/graphs/

2015: 661,342 owners.
https://steamdb.info/app/313160/graphs/
Commented on 2016-11-05 18:11:57
I actually think these simulators can be a lot of fun and relaxing to play.

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