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ASUS Radeon EAH4870X2 Tri-Fan Graphics Card (Page 11)

By: Shawn Baker from May 5, 2009 @ 3:12 CDT
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: ASUS

Left 4 Dead

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Custom Timedemo

Developer Homepage: http://www.valvesoftware.com/

Product Homepage: http://www.l4d.com/

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Left 4 Dead uses the latest version of Valve's Source engine, with improvements such as multi-core processor support and physics-based animation to more realistically portray hair and clothing, and to improve physics interaction with enemies when shot or shoved in different body parts. Animation was also improved to allow characters to lean realistically when moving in curved paths.

Rendering and artificial intelligence were scaled up to allow for greater number of enemies who can navigate the world in better ways, such as climbing, jumping or breaking obstacles. Lighting has been enhanced with new self-shadowing normal mapping and advanced shadow rendering that is important to convey information about the environment and player actions.

ASUS HD 4870 X2 Tri Fan Graphics Card

Like we've seen all along, the HD 4870 X2 put's out some impressive numbers; we again see the card really shine at 2560 x 1600.

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