The Showdown Effect
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Created by Arrowhead Game Studios, the same brilliant and eccentric minds behind Magicka, The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game in which players will be participating in death-matches to gain glory and fame. Formerly known as “Project JFK,” The Showdown Effect operates on the principle of “more is more” and offers an infinite amount of ways to customize your gameplay. Whether its character, stage, game mode, or weapons, customize as much as you want and control how creatively you want to kill your friends! Remember, the gorier it is, the better the showdown you will have!
The Showdown Effect System Requirements
4 Feb 2013 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.8GHz / AMD Athlon XP 1700+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X600 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 210
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Celeron E1200 Dual-Core 1.6GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6550D or NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For The Showdown Effect Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GT 230/Radeon HD 6550D and it should be paired with either a Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+/Celeron E1200 Dual-Core 1.6GHz CPU to match the The Showdown Effect recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. 2 GB will also be needed to achieve the The Showdown Effect rec specs and get 60FPS. You should also have 1 GB system memory for min specs. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or The Showdown Effect won’t run. We suggest a 12 year old PC to play smoothly.
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The Showdown Effect PC Release Date:

5 Mar 2013

Alternative Game Tags: The ShowdownEffect, The Showdown affect, show down, The Showdown Effect
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This game is HOOOOOOOOOOOORIBLY optimized, I can barely get 20 fps on everything low and windowed on 640 x 480 res.

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sitting for me please :)?

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is anyone still playing this game online? cuz theres a steam sale and i bet there's very few people still playing, hell, i doubt anyone will even see this comment lol

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Any suggestions for settings on my pc?

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What settings for me and FPS ?

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Can I run this? :)

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Yes you can on a medium-low setting, and low res! With very few FPS :p

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My thoughts exactly. XD

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I had a really tough time running this on an old system I had a while back, should I be able to run this with 60-100 FPS? Thanks guys

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kinda reminds me of a game i played on yahoo awhile back

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can i max it :?

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yes u can

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very fun game with lots of humour, i hope they patch it up and nerf the rpgs a little though or everyone will just end up only using rocket launchers all the time.

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