5 Newest Pc Game Titles Testedccokeman - November 19, 2008
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Left For Dead is a new release from Valve that leaves you as part of a group of survivors in a world where an infection has rapidly turned the populace into a zombie horde. You goal is to make it to a rescue point all the while fighting what seems like overwhelming odds. Along the way there are safe houses where you can replenish your weapons and health. The movie I Am Legend comes to mind to set the stage for this game. But unlike the movie there are four characters and not just a lone gun and his faithful companion. The horde is not at all like the typical slow walking, foot shuffling zombie. These zombies are quick and work with the pack mentality. Your job: survival! Below are several screenshots to show some in-game action.
- All in game settings to maximum
At 1024x768 there is no doubt the game is CPU bound as the cards perform almost identically. Start moving up the scale and the Green camp starts pulling away. The difference between the 1GB ATI offering and the stock GTX 260/216 is roughly 3%. Move up to the Black Edition at its default clocks and that gap widens drastically.