The Days Have Gone Down in the West

The writing is on the wall for my beloved Winona, as she is now struggling to run Total War: Shogun 2, a demanding but by no means unprecedented strategy title from last year. I’m sure she’ll be able to swing Portal 2 when I get around to it as well as any number of other titles; indie stuff like Bastion still glides along just fine.

It’s only a matter of time though, now. If your PC fails to run a current game at playable speeds even on lowest settings – any game not named Crysis – you’re going to need to start spending a lot more time looking at Tom’s Hardware in the near future.

I’m thinking my next PC will be named Vera.

One thought on “The Days Have Gone Down in the West”

  1. Aside from the fact that I will never forgive you for stealing the name of my compy, I too as fast reaching the operational limits of my current build. Perhaps a last hurrah of spending and building before Marneus arrives…

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