Largest video game - In terms of file size?

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  1. shinakuma9

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    Just curious as to what would be the largest video game out there, in terms of file/install size.
     
  2. Bog

    Bog Losing it...

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    Note sure; the largest I've installed was 10.5GB. The title was the Witcher: Enhanced Edition.
     
  3. Rahul

    Rahul I joined NBR in January 2005, how time flies!

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    For me so far, it would be the PC version of GTA4 at around 14gb which came in two discs when the 360 version fits on a 8.5gb dual-layer DVD disc!

    I believe one reason is because the PC version has higher resolution textures, at least what I heard.
     
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    Probably Age of Conan... lol 30GB
     
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    Rahul may have hit it on the head.

    I know the biggest i have seen was 15gb, and i don't remember what game that was.
     
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    For me too,

    Grand Theft Auto 4 ~ 14.9gb :)
     
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    ^^This.

    22GB ~ 30GB+ of poorly executed code. Albeit pretty graphics.
     
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    IIRC (already uninstall it) Empire Total War was 15 GB...
     
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    Sacred 2 weighs in at 12 gb

    If you count all the Dawn of War games together, that also adds up to a lot :p
     
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    I remember my ut2004 folder got over 20GB with all the custom models/skins and maps.
     
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