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Rebuilt PC; looking for games to run on it

  1. #1
    Posts : 144
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64

    Rebuilt PC; looking for games to run on it

    Today I rebuilt my PC with new mobo, CPU, video card, and SSD.


    AMD Radeon R9 285 2 GB GDDR5 (170 GB/s bandwidth)
    Intel Core i7 4790k @ 4.0 GHz
    Crucial 512 GB SSD

    Anyways, I want to test this thing out on some games. On Minecraft I get about 600 FPS on default settings.

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  2. #2

    San Diego, CA
    Posts : 178
    Windows 10 Tech Preview 10041 x64

    If you really want to test it out, I'd recommend Watch Dogs on Ultra textures. That game even gives my dual 290s a hard time.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 689
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center

    There's really no game out right now that won't run on that system. As for recommendations, I really can't recommend any as I don't know the type of games you're into.

    For reference though, I'm currently playing Wolfenstein: The New Order, and it runs pretty good on my system which isn't too far from yours. See my system specs.

    Good luck.
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  4. #4

    Wynnum Australia
    Posts : 466

    Battlefield-4 with ultra-settings @1920x1080 should push it a bit.

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  5. #5

    World of Tanks!
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  6. #6

    Posts : 740
    Windows 8.1

    Just keep an eye out for sales on Steam.
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  7. #7

    Posts : 56
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Metro and The Witcher series of games are widely known for their demanding, yet beautiful graphics.
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