Total War: Shogun 2
The MSI R7970 Lightning is faster in Total War: Shogun 2, enjoying a 32% advantage over its opponent.
The MSI R7970 Lightning is somewhat faster in Crysis 2, yet the ASUS GeForce GTX 680 DirectCU II TOP is a mere 5-7% behind.
Hard Reset Demo
The ASUS is faster than the MSI in Hard Reset, Batman: Arkham City and Battlefield 3.
Batman: Arkham City
The MSI R7970 Lightning leaves no chance to the ASUS in the newest game on our list.
Here is a table with full test results: