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Post by Dan @ 08:32pm 17/07/08 | 18 Comments
A swag of new in-game videos from Star Wars: The Force Unleashed have found their way online. Today we've got various E3 2008 footage from the majority the different platforms that the hotly anticipated title is due to appear on.

From the high-def platforms, indiscriminately representing the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3:Where motion control is the name of the game:The Force in your pocket:And lastly, even old tech isn't getting left out:Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is also due on the Nintendo DS and even the gen 2 Nokia N-Gage.












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darkjedi
Posted 08:43pm 17/7/08
Hang on, the PC?

I thought TFU was console only?
Carson
Posted 09:35pm 17/7/08
Looks f*****g awesome.

Love the way he holds the light sabre.
]XaartaX[
Posted 09:24pm 17/7/08
@ darkjedi.
Yer it's not coming out for PC.
ravn0s
Posted 10:09pm 17/7/08
why is it on the wii,ps2,psp,ds and ngage but not the pc. WHY!!???!??!
Dan
Posted 10:16pm 17/7/08
Er yeah, sorry about that. Lots of trailers today :P
infi
Posted 10:32pm 17/7/08
getting for wii
icewyrm
Posted 10:40pm 17/7/08
From here...

Why Force Unleashed is not on PC
Posted by Jeff on May 12th, 2008

Finally we have a confirmed reason for why The Force Unleashed will not be released for PC. The producer of Force Unleashed, Cameron Suey, in an interview with Videogamer.com, stated that it would be too hard to develop a game which could satisfy both killer gaming rigs and outdated ones.

“The PC being the gaming platform that it is, someone with a $4,000 high-end system would definitely be able to play the Euphoria, the DMM and really technical elements of the game. But someone with a low-end PC would have a watered down experience, they would have to turn all the settings down and it wouldn’t be the same game,” Suey said.

One might ask why not give the PC version a more scaled down version of the game so that it would reach a wider install base, well Suey says that would not be taking advantage of what the $4,000 rigs can do, so “it’s going to be not as good or only for a select few people.”

However don’t get too down as Suey did have some good things to say about the PC in LucasArt’s future. “That said we’re definitely not out of the PC market. It’s just with our choice for this game, with the known quantity for the consoles, and every console is the same with the same processing power, it made sense for us to develop for those consoles.”


In other words, they were too lazy to make it scalable enough to both look good and run well on different spec PCs.

last edited by icewyrm at 22:40:51 17/Jul/08
ravn0s
Posted 10:40pm 17/7/08
lol what a load of bulls***.
Midda
Posted 10:46pm 17/7/08
Play it on a console then. I've played this on Wii, PS2, and an early build of the 360 version, and it by no means requires the precision of a mouse.

last edited by Midda at 22:46:47 17/Jul/08
ravn0s
Posted 10:48pm 17/7/08
i would rather buy it on a platform i already own
koopz
Posted 10:55pm 17/7/08
I hope that all the console marketing $law for AusGamers goes thru the roof so they can afford to only tell us about pc games the majority of us care about on qgl.ausforums.com .

surely there's a console-only forum on Ausgamers by now.

Midda
Posted 11:01pm 17/7/08
i would rather buy it on a platform i already own

That's fair enough then. I thought the comments here were just the typical QGL "consoles suck, PCs are better" banter.

I hope that all the console marketing $law for AusGamers goes thru the roof so they can afford to only tell us about pc games the majority of us care about on qgl.ausforums.com .

surely there's a console-only forum on Ausgamers by now.

It's not called AusPCGamers. Why the hell do so many people on this forum not comprehend that you're allowed to happily enjoy games on all platforms?
nF
Posted 11:36pm 17/7/08
because you touch yourself at night
ctd
Posted 11:57pm 17/7/08
because consoles are for gays. This actually looks good and will probably get the ps3 version.

What the hell business is this chop suey guy going on about? Not getting the same game? WTF I am pretty sure the ps2/wii version wont be the same as the ps3/xbox version.

Just sounds like some bs he should have just said ' we dun wanna get pirated manz'
Le Infidel
Posted 11:58pm 17/7/08
looks fun, ive never owned a console and with all this new stuff lately im thinking about it ...
Reality
Posted 01:28am 18/7/08
PS3 here i come ;D
darkjedi
Posted 07:08am 18/7/08
See, I don't mind that it's Console only - However the thought that they had changed their mind and pulled a blizz-style secret development for the PC was too tempting.

Shall be grabbing this on the Wii when it hits for sure.
Midda
Posted 09:48am 18/7/08
because you touch yourself at night

Stop spying on me.
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