Originally Posted by Mr B
I was more thinking about the optimizations made on current console games. Or lack of rather.
Most game producer try to keep the engines easy to convert to other platforms, so it can be released at the same with less effort. There still some 'showing off' games that are highly optimized for one platform, but since I'm not into the current console generation the only one that comes to my mind now is Halo 3 (and that might be converted for the PC aswell