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ASUS Radeon R9 280X DirectCU II TOP 3GB Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Lost Planet 2

ASUS Radeon R9 280X DirectCU II TOP 3GB Overclocked Video Card Review
It's been a while since we've looked at an ASUS video card, but we get stuck back into it today with the OC-friendly R9 280X DirectCU II TOP 3GB. (TPE:2357)
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:21 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: ASUS

Lost Planet 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Standalone Benchmark

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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Lost Planet 2 numbers are great across the board with playable FPS being seen at all resolutions. Compared to the other setups here, you can see that we're right behind the higher-end R9 290 with 4GB of GDDR5.

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