Spiderman 3 pc requirements a bit high?

Optimusv2
Optimusv2
Since 5656 Days
SM3 Requirements
Minimal system requirements:

CPU: Pentium 4/Athlon XP or better
CPU Speed: 2.8 GHz
System: RAM 1 GB for Windows 2000/XP or 1.5 GB for Windows Vista
Operating System: English version of Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 2000/XP/Vista
Video Card: 100% DirectX(R) 9.0c-compliant AGP/PCIe 256 MB onboard memory hardware T&L-capable video card with Shader Model 3.0 support and the latest drivers (NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GT+ / ATI Radeon X1300+)
Free Disk Space 6 GB of uncompressed hard disk space (plus 600 MB for the Windows swap file)


Took this off gaf minimum system requirements???? Shader Model 3.0 support and all that ram?
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Acert93 - Mr. Bad Cop
Acert93
Since 5735 Days
Is that the minimum requirements or minimum requirements for SM3.0 path? Link?
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Optimusv2
Optimusv2
Since 5656 Days
According to a poster on gaf those are the minimum requirements.

http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=15308...
I have the game and I can honestly say the requirements are insane.

I'm Running a Dual Core 3.4,1.5 Gigs of DDR2 533 and my one weak link is a 6800gt video card and it runs like ass. even when not on high settings and on what i consider very mediocre resolution.
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Acert93 - Mr. Bad Cop
Acert93
Since 5735 Days
6800GT has crap SM3.0 performance. Anyhow, he should try 1024x768 with no AA and AF and pay SPECIAL attention to texture resolutions and shadow detail as the GT has only 256MB of memory (running it like a card that has 512MB is gonna cause pain). Also turn off HDR as performance is craptastic with FP16 on NV40.
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deftangel - Hot stuff!
deftangel
Since 5632 Days
Is the PC version made by Treyarch still?

Lets put it this way, I'm not commenting on the console builds I've seen till after it's out :/
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Acert93 - Mr. Bad Cop
Acert93
Since 5735 Days
Hahahaha but you just did! ;)
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GriftGFX - He can also<br>ban your ass!
GriftGFX
Since 5764 Days
SM3.0 a system requirement? That's some shoddy PC development.. especially for a game like this. Who are they marketing it for here, exactly?
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Slabs
Slabs
Since 5794 Days
Posted by GriftGFX
SM3.0 a system requirement? That's some shoddy PC development.. especially for a game like this. Who are they marketing it for here, exactly?
Suckers

The performance is apparently TERRIBLE even with a monster rig, tiny draw distance as well that affects chase mission! Great stuff!
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deftangel - Hot stuff!
deftangel
Since 5632 Days
Posted by Acert93
Hahahaha but you just did! ;)
Well the thing is, the cel-shaded Spidey game they did was pretty good in the end. The pre-release version of that I saw had issues but it turned out alright. They certainly nailed the swinging down.

I can spend a long time swinging around a decent representation of New York, but I can't spend £50 for that alone. We'll see. Movie first :D
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n3ro
n3ro
Since 5459 Days
The game sucks so why bother ?
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bholliday
bholliday
Since 5219 Days
Well ive got the game aswell , ive got an athlon x2 4600 and a 7800 gtx and it is decent in 800x600 resolution!

Terribly optimised for PC.
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rustykaks
rustykaks
Since 5744 Days
Posted by bholliday
Well ive got the game aswell , ive got an athlon x2 4600 and a 7800 gtx and it is decent in 800x600 resolution!

Terribly optimised for PC.
i cant understand y it requires so much...how much will crysis require in comparisson?
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Jollipop
Jollipop
Since 5647 Days
It's easy to understand, it's down to crap development and shoddy coding.
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Optimusv2
Optimusv2
Since 5656 Days
Posted by rustykaks
i cant understand y it requires so much...how much will crysis require in comparisson?
lol i started thinking the same. If Spiderman 3 requires this much then everyone looking forward to crysis can pretty much forget about it :D

Yea like jolli said though most likely horrible pc development.
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