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Submitted by Gwynne Dixon on October 26 2009 - 16:45

DX11 support will bring a lot of visual benefits to the PC version of AvP that the console versions can't handle...

Speaking to TVG at an Aliens vs. Predator event in London last week, Rebellion revealed that its incoming AvP reboot will look better on the PC platform with DX11 support than the game's other consoles versions.

When we asked whether DX11 support was allowing Rebellion to do things on PC that it can't on consoles, AvP's Senior Producer, David Brickley told us, "Performance wise, there's no question - yes. It's incredible and we've had a lot of support from the hardware manufacturers as well in order to get the cards early enough to see what they can do. What's been announced so far, obviously in terms of tessellation for one thing, is way beyond what you're able to implement on the current crop of consoles."

"If your desire and need as a PC gamer is to be at the absolute cutting edge," continued Brickley, "then that's what we have to offer on the PC platform - that justification for all of the money you've spent."

Does this mean that the PC version will be the looker of the bunch? "I don't think we're diminishing the others by saying that," Brickley told us. "I mean, this is a fact if it's far beyond anything you'd get on a television..."

"You get what you pay for don't you?" he added.

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By: Anonymous

Added:Sat 06th Mar 2010 15:22, Post No: 10

Well... Aparantly this game have better sound than Battlefield: Bad Company2 so it must be just beond awsome right? rofl

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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 24th Feb 2010 12:48, Post No: 9

rebellion keep saying theres no problem with the 360 match making but, over the last week i have spent more time searching for online games then actually playing them one time waiting for 10 mins before getting a game, is anyone else finding this a problem? 

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By: mrkellen1

Added:Mon 22nd Feb 2010 08:43, Post No: 8

I think its a bit of nice, if u dont knw abt it yet check out some videos so that u might get intrestes: check out those videos at tubechunk


By: freeradical

Added:Mon 08th Feb 2010 18:53, Post No: 7

Sure, there are a lot of people playing MW2, but there still plenty of gamers to go around. If AvP's multiplayer is good enough and the game sells enough copies, then there'll be people playing online for to keep the servers busy. After all, the multiplayer population of the original AvP was pretty resilient.

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By: Anonymous

Added:Mon 08th Feb 2010 00:57, Post No: 6

Mw2's population will drive this game to a botemless pit.The issue is driving my friends and me crazy.

By: SegaBoy

Added:Fri 22nd Jan 2010 11:37, Post No: 5

I actually get more impressed the mor eI see of this game - hopefulyl it can rekindle the terror of the original AvP (not Jaguar version, PC)

By: freeradical

Added:Fri 22nd Jan 2010 09:57, Post No: 4

It should do better than Turok in the multiplayer stakes I reckon. AvP games have a long running fan-base for their multiplayer thanks to the earlier titles and there seem to be some interesting modes and features for each character class in the new game. It'll still come nowhere near MW2's multiplayer population though. Nothing will for a while yet...

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By: Anonymous

Added:Thu 21st Jan 2010 22:21, Post No: 3

im going to pre-order this game but freeradical is right it'll probably have the same online population as xbox360's latest Turok which as well in my opinion was awesome.this game will be great.

By: freeradical

Added:Fri 06th Nov 2009 18:18, Post No: 2

We'll see, but it's going to take something monumental to rival MW2's online population.

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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 04th Nov 2009 21:20, Post No: 1

this game sounds like it could match CODMW2 in the online battles, but we'll see =)