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#1  Edited By Seedofpower

Hello Giant Bomb and welcome to the all new PC Screenshot thread. Before we dive into the ultimate posting picture gaming experience, I would like to run by some simple rules with you so this doesn't turn into a cluster fuck.

Simple Guidelines:

  • Keeping the discussion to the topic of what the screenshot is and not your computer's processing power
  • Original screen shots, please.
  • Screenshots are to be of Gamesonly.
  • Please no picture spam. I've seen this before where people would just post 10 large screenshots with no context and move on. If you are going to post something, at least put some text as to why.
  • Standard sized large images, please.

With that out of the way, I will start the festivities.

A little gem from RE5.

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#2  Edited By BeachThunder

I think the problem with this kind of thread is that we already have easy access to a vast array of PC screenshots in the wiki. And if you have a good screenshot that's not in the wiki, then you can submit it.

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#3  Edited By Seedofpower

@BeachThunder: True, but I want to bring the discussion of any noteworthy screenshots to the forums.

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#4  Edited By Mikemcn

If we do this, can we keep out all the arguing idiots? Last time this happened the thread was locked because people couldn't keep their own opinions out.

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#5  Edited By Seedofpower

That is my plan.

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#6  Edited By SeriouslyNow

Are your settings low? That looks extremely lacking in detail for RE5.

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#7  Edited By Seedofpower

@SeriouslyNow:

@Seedofpower said:
Simple Guidelines:
  • Keeping the discussion to the topic of what the screenshot is
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#8  Edited By Seedofpower
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I don't know weather this one was a bug or part of the game but a group of nudists waiting for the President.

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#9  Edited By Mikemcn

Been Playing some Arma II Free... Its a ton of fun! You should check it out. I'll try and not make this spam.

We are saved! I've never had so much waiting for an evac helicopter. But there is alot of waiting to be saved... Best Mountain Bike simulation, EVER! Danger Close... Luckily Arma II players are precise with their demolitions. Arma pilots are not so precise, the Blackhawk had 18 guys on board, the pilot must have made a mistake because instead of taking off, he flipped the heli killing everyone, I was late to the evac point so I wasn't on board.
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#11  Edited By Seedofpower

@Mikemcn: Yeah, I saw that on sale. Is it any good?

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#12  Edited By TheDudeOfGaming

  Shooting Snorks in Pripyat
  Shooting Snorks in Pripyat
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#13  Edited By Mr_Skeleton

CAKE!!!

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btw this game is great.

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#14  Edited By Mikemcn
@Seedofpower said:

@Mikemcn: Yeah, I saw that on sale. Is it any good?

The Multiplayer is completely free.
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#15  Edited By BeachThunder

Crysis - Realistic physics!! 
Crysis - Realistic physics!! 
BTW, I think it's worth mentioning in the OP, that if you remove the "_super" from the file name you can see the image at full size.
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I'm all for this! Last thread had amazing screenshots!

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#17  Edited By Dread612
@Mr_Skeleton: Agreed, this game is pretty awesome.
 
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#18  Edited By Zimbo

I too was playing Arma 2 recently with a friend. We decided to do some co-op campaign missions. Right click view image and get rid of _super in the URL to see the fullsize screens. Thanks BeachThunder
 

 Patrolling a forest. We stumbled upon some enemy tents at the peak and I managed to gun down 4 of them at point blank range. Close call.
 Patrolling a forest. We stumbled upon some enemy tents at the peak and I managed to gun down 4 of them at point blank range. Close call.

US Army Sergeant Langy. Recon Squad. Clearly a born leader. 
US Army Sergeant Langy. Recon Squad. Clearly a born leader. 

The insurgents trained killer crows to hunt down and kill all our medics
The insurgents trained killer crows to hunt down and kill all our medics

Blowing up an enemy cabin with a satchel charge.
Blowing up an enemy cabin with a satchel charge.

Calling in artillery on the main insurgent camp. 
Calling in artillery on the main insurgent camp. 

 After storming the camp with several squads and a couple APCs we stopped to take some holiday photos next to a partly destroyed tank.
 After storming the camp with several squads and a couple APCs we stopped to take some holiday photos next to a partly destroyed tank.

About to extract back to base via chopper. Shortly after this screenshot was taken I was killed when US Army Sergeant Langy discovered the tanks turret was still working.  
About to extract back to base via chopper. Shortly after this screenshot was taken I was killed when US Army Sergeant Langy discovered the tanks turret was still working.  
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#19  Edited By Akrid
@Mikemcn: Is that what they mean by the 'No HD Graphics', or do you just have a shitty PC?
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#20  Edited By 71Ranchero

I love Transformers WFC. I wish it had sold better.  
 

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#21  Edited By Seedofpower

@BeachThunder said:

Crysis - Realistic physics!!
Crysis - Realistic physics!!
BTW, I think it's worth mentioning in the OP, that if you remove the "_super" from the file name you can see the image at full size.

Oh well do and also that is pretty funny. Reminds me of Red faction.

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#22  Edited By BeachThunder

Some POP2008 screens (I'm not very far in, but so far the game looks amazing =D)

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#23  Edited By Seedofpower
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I took this one back in march from Retribution and I still find it funny/creepy.

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#24  Edited By BeachThunder

Some of my favourite (non spoilery) Portal 2 screenshots that I took:

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#25  Edited By AhmadMetallic

Awesome thread, i love it. 
 
My machine is getting old, i don't have anything impressive to show. i'll be rocking a GTX 580 in 3-4 months though ^^

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#26  Edited By JusticeJanitor

Alright, here some glorious maxed out Crysis 2 and The Witcher 2.

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#27  Edited By Cloudenvy
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I love the design of War.

And playing this in 1080P and at a high framerate really helps the look of the game.

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#28  Edited By GJSmitty

Does anybody know where to find pictures you took on Steam?  I know you can view them through Steam, but how would I go about putting them on here?

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#29  Edited By BeachThunder
@grant742 said:
Does anybody know where to find pictures you took on Steam?  I know you can view them through Steam, but how would I go about putting them on here?
Find a game that you've taken screenshots of and click "VIEW SCREENSHOT LIBRARY", then click on "SHOW ON DISK".
 
I would recommend not using Steam's screenshot feature though, as it uses some pretty heavy jpeg compression.
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#30  Edited By AlexW00d

@grant742: You can hit view on disk in the steam viewer. that is the easiest way, else you have to navigate a tonne of folders.

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#31  Edited By Surkov

Gaming on my MacBook Pro like a boss. 

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#32  Edited By Bollard
@Mikemcn: Do you play ArmA 2 Free just with random people on servers, or do you know some dudes who also have it? I've had a terrible time trying to find any games that have any semblance of tactics, especially due to the fact noone is really talking. I can imagine it'd be great fun if you had a group together, but sadly none of my friends care for milsims... Hence why I never bought the full game. 
 
Also, I totally didn't know ArmA had roleplaying servers - I ended up in one where it was some sort of Cops and Robbers RPG - really now?
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#33  Edited By ShockD

GTA IV (PC) multiplayer, taken using the video editor. Can't unsee the guys with trainers who add new items to their characters.

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#34  Edited By ajamafalous
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Degroot in a nutshell: three goddamn Snipers standing on that hill 3/4 of the map away just spamming arrows at the last point.
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#35  Edited By JoyfullOFrockets

This thread is really lacking some good old Garry's Mod. : (

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#36  Edited By Gertso

    

 Bulletstorm 
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 Resident Evil 4(after severe modding, of course)
 Resident Evil 4(after severe modding, of course)
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#37  Edited By AhmadMetallic
@BeachThunder said:
@grant742 said:
Does anybody know where to find pictures you took on Steam?  I know you can view them through Steam, but how would I go about putting them on here?
Find a game that you've taken screenshots of and click "VIEW SCREENSHOT LIBRARY", then click on "SHOW ON DISK"
I like how Steam is always yelling at me 
 
 
@Gertso said:
    
 Bulletstorm 
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I don't think i'm breaking thread rules when i ask: How could you get such a beautiful screen? I heard the game runs like turd even on the best machines, and is especially iffy with ATI cards
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#38  Edited By BeachThunder

Another image from Crysis Warhead:

MAXIMUM BANANA
MAXIMUM BANANA
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#39  Edited By Mikemcn

@Akrid said:

@Mikemcn: Is that what they mean by the 'No HD Graphics', or do you just have a shitty PC?

I'm confused by your question.

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#40  Edited By AlisterCat

I used to take so many screenshots for a forum I used to visit, and now I just submit them to the wiki. I skipped taking screenshots on beautiful games lately, but here is some of my latest ones....

Some Crysis 2 pre DX11 patch, Mass Effect 2 and Fallout New Vegas.

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#41  Edited By Aronman789
One ugly motherfucker.
One ugly motherfucker.
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#42  Edited By Akrid
@Mikemcn said:

@Akrid said:

@Mikemcn: Is that what they mean by the 'No HD Graphics', or do you just have a shitty PC?

I'm confused by your question.

The free version supposedly lacks 'HD' graphics. Do you have it on max settings there? Because at first glance that looks a lot worse than what Zimbo posted.
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#43  Edited By BeachThunder

A couple of Proun screens, because Proun is crazy looking :D

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@Surkov: Love that game. I have the demo but I won't get it because I want my damn achievements to prove that I made it. Such a shame what I have been conditioned to.

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#46  Edited By Romination

Doesn't this thread already exist? Or didn't it? What happened to i? I liked going there but people posted things with almos insultingly gigantic resolutions that I couldn't see on my screen. So that was awesome.

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#47  Edited By BeachThunder
@Romination said:

Doesn't this thread already exist? Or didn't it? What happened to i? I liked going there but people posted things with almos insultingly gigantic resolutions that I couldn't see on my screen. So that was awesome.

You answered your own question...
 
Anyway, now we've figured out a way for people to have access to full resolution and keep things presentable for everyone.
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#48  Edited By Seedofpower

@BeachThunder said:

@Romination said:

Doesn't this thread already exist? Or didn't it? What happened to i? I liked going there but people posted things with almos insultingly gigantic resolutions that I couldn't see on my screen. So that was awesome.

You answered your own question... Anyway, now we've figured out a way for people to have access to full resolution and keep things presentable for everyone.

There was a lot of needless arguing on the last thread. Anyways... What the hell is Proun?

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#49  Edited By Mikemcn
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@Mikemcn said:

@Akrid said:

@Mikemcn: Is that what they mean by the 'No HD Graphics', or do you just have a shitty PC?

I'm confused by your question.

The free version supposedly lacks 'HD' graphics. Do you have it on max settings there? Because at first glance that looks a lot worse than what Zimbo posted.
I have it on High settings, theres an ultra setting after that I think. I wasnt aware the free version lacked anything like that, but it doesnt bother me.

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