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 a b 4 Gaming 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 Share 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 OS on HDD, gaming on SSD...or not? Forum Whats a good gaming pc for under 750 ( or 850 with OS ) Forum Gaming Build (including mouse, monitor, OS , speakers) $900-$1000 Forum Feedback on First Gaming Build ($1400 with Monitor, OS ). Forum Gaming rig for 550-575 w/ OS Forum Best OS for PC Gaming ? Forum Gaming (?) PC + Monitor, OS , Keyboard all Sub £400 Forum Windows gaming os only Forum Which OS to choose for pc gaming Forum SSD Management for OS and Gaming Forum Gaming os Forum OS for gaming Forum 600 Dollar budget gaming build - Including OS Forum Go with cheap SSD for now primarily for OS in gaming build? Forum Will Windows 8 make Linux the new gaming OS ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !