Monday, December 7, 2009

WAR 1.3.3 PTS: Part 2

Last Thursday, Mythic held the 2nd part of the 1.3.3 testing event on Warhammer's PTS.  The primary goal this time was to stress test the client while using the 'Oooh Shiny' setting.  Over 200 players participated and for the most part the results were good.  There is video of the battle after the break.

The video below was taken using the 'Oooh Shiny' setting, which is High Quality plus post-processing (HDR and Bloom).  The client performed very well for me, as I noticed no slow down due to the new graphical options.  I'm using an 8800 GT card, 1680 x 1050 resolution and fraps to record.

Shadow WAR also has some video of the event, go check it out for a different perspective.

You know all that Ordinance you have saved up?  In 1.3.3 you'll actually be able to use them!  They lowered the costs of ordinance items significantly. Prior to this patch, they cost around 900 a piece.  Now look at them: