Solved OS for Gaming Tags: PC gaming Gaming Games Windows 8 Windows 7 Video Games Last response: November 25, 2012 8:38 AM in Video Games Share cnawodya November 24, 2012 1:59:27 PM Do I need Windows 7 Sp1 to play recent games??? Or can I play them in windows 8?? More about : gaming vinaykumar5320 November 24, 2012 3:21:33 PM You can play recent games in both 7 & 8. Best solution Brett928S2 a b * Windows 8 a b $ Windows 7 November 24, 2012 5:18:09 PM Hi 7... too many problems for gamers with 8... All the best Brett Related resources $550 gaming rig including OS - Forum Budget $1000 Gaming Build, incl. OS . - Forum OS Help On New Gaming Rig Build - Forum Which OS platform for my gaming PC? - Forum Gaming Rig - Bought Parts, Forgot OS ! Which one? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cnawodya November 24, 2012 9:16:37 PM Best answer selected by cnawodya. Vlad ProDAN November 25, 2012 7:27:26 AM 8 is the new kid on the block and hes a bit glitchy ) get 7 for the moment it has a long history and is well optimized , performance wise you will notice little to none difference Metwingie November 25, 2012 8:38:26 AM Don't use Windows 3.1. What ever I try I cant get Minecraft to work on it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOS on HDD, gaming on SSD...or not? ForumWhats a good gaming pc for under 750 ( or 850 with OS ) ForumGaming Build (including mouse, monitor, OS , speakers) $900-$1000 ForumFeedback on First Gaming Build ($1400 with Monitor, OS ). ForumGaming rig for 550-575 w/ OS ForumBest OS for PC Gaming ? ForumGaming (?) PC + Monitor, OS , Keyboard all Sub £400 ForumWindows gaming os only ForumWhich OS to choose for pc gaming ForumSSD Management for OS and Gaming ForumGaming os ForumOS for gaming Forum600 Dollar budget gaming build - Including OS ForumGo with cheap SSD for now primarily for OS in gaming build? ForumWill Windows 8 make Linux the new gaming OS ? More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !