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Gainward GEFORCE GTX 680 2GB Phantom Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Lost Planet 2

Gainward expands the Phantom series with the new high-end GEFORCE GTX 680 from NVIDIA. We check the model out and see what this video card can do.

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 29, 2012 2:50 pm
TweakTown Rating: 97%      Manufacturer: Gainward

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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Looking above we can see these results mirror Mafia II exactly with the Gainward GTX 680 2GB Phantom beating out everything at 1680 x 1050 and 1920 x 1200 and it falling only just behind at 2560 x 1600 to the older dual GPU HD 6990 from AMD.

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