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Dead Rising 2 (360) Optimized for a Data Installation

Fortune City, Nevada is big and loading it from the game disc is very painful as it will give gamers a lengthy load times. With Dead Rising 2 releasing in North America tomorrow, is installing the game’s data recommended?

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easto1a2999d ago

i sthis a problem for 360 owners?

Active Reload2999d ago

A problem? Nah, more like an option. Its funny, I just got through writing another comment on this in another article. Its almost eerie...hmmmmm...

HammockGames2999d ago (Edited 2999d ago )

In fact, it's even advisable IMHO.

Less wear and tear on the disc drive, discs themselves, and less heat production = probably better life of the console (perhaps more a concern for older models, but still not a bad idea). Not to mention it's just quieter.

I install all my 360 games to the HDD for these reasons.

TROLL EATER2999d ago

should load all dem zombies even faster

Christopher2999d ago

It does, which makes the ridiculous load times even with the optional install make you wonder how bad they are on the disc.

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mprunty2999d ago

Are hard drive installs normal to have now? Or is this diffetent from a game install.

MightyMark4272999d ago

I am more towards to full game data install since I have a 250GB HDD.

Active Reload2999d ago (Edited 2999d ago )

Yeah, I have a 120 gig with around 9-10 games installed and 49 gigs left on it. The largest bit of data I have, I think, is Gears 2, which is 6.8 gigs, everything else is 4-5 gigs each, in data.

blair_enigma2999d ago

goin to have a 1tb external hd tonight. i dont know if the ps3 can read though. can it read 1 tb external and can i isntall games in there?

number472999d ago

which model? saw the TB news the other day.. thinking about pulling the trigger on my slim..

XXXCouture2999d ago

dont think so. It installs on the operating HDD

Seijoru2999d ago

Make sure to format it to FAT32

MGRogue20172999d ago (Edited 2999d ago )

... Got myself a 250GB Halo Reach Limited Edition Xbox 360.. So space is no problem for me, Ever. :P

I don't have the game though. =/

Raikiri2999d ago (Edited 2999d ago )

I thought you get the game too with the limited edition :S

Edit:Are you trolling? your supposed to get the game too..

http://www.engadget.com/201...

''The $399 price tag also nets you two special edition wireless controllers and, naturally, a copy of the game itself''

@JustSomeLogic

Owww ok

JustSomeLogic2999d ago

Not Reach. I could be wrong of course...but I seldom am

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