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Old 02-02-2013, 04:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone I was just thinking about getting this game for my computer and checked out my specs to see if they were good enough to play the game (Mark of the Ninja). I checked them out on systemrequirements and it said everything was fine but this Should I upgrade? Or would this be fine? Thanks in advance,

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Old 02-02-2013, 02:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Should I upgrade my video card?

What are your system specs? Upgrading the video card is only worth the investment if the rest of your system is compatible i.e., power supply, mobo, cpu, ram...

8400GS isn't really a "gaming" card as much as it is a budget media card with gaming aspirations.

I think you would be able to play your game with the current card, but visual quality and frame rates would suffer.


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Old 02-02-2013, 11:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: Should I upgrade my video card?

I would get the game and try it then decide if the video card is acceptable.
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