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Palit GeForce GTX 560 Sonic Platinum Video Card Review

By: Shawn Baker | NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 17, 2011 12:52 pm
TweakTown Rating: 88%Manufacturer: Palit

Lost Planet 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Benchmark Demo
Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark - Test A Scene 1
Developer Homepage: http://www.capcom.com/
Product Homepage: http://www.lostplanet2game.com/

 


 

Lost Planet 2 is a third-person shooter video game developed and published by Capcom. The game is the sequel to Lost Planet: Extreme Condition which is also made by Capcom, taking place ten years after the events of the first game, on the same fictional planet. The story takes place back on E.D.N. III 10 years after the events of the first game. The snow has melted to reveal jungles and more tropical areas that have taken the place of more frozen regions. The plot begins with Mercenaries fighting against Jungle Pirates. After destroying a mine, the Mercenaries continue on to evacuate the area, in which a Category-G Akrid appears and attacks them. After being rescued, they find out their evacuation point (Where the Category-G appeared) was a set-up and no pick up team awaited them. The last words imply possible DLC additions to the game, "There's nothing to be gained by wiping out snow pirates... unless you had some kind of grudge."

 

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We see some strong performance from the GTX 560 Sonic Platinum under Lost Planet 2, but we're a little shy of that 60 FPS average we want to achieve. You can see that the only card that's able to break that 60 FPS mark is the GTX 560 Ti at 1680 x 1050 and even then it's only by a single FPS.

 

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