Originally Posted by SeriTonin
No, but the knowledge of these things, I personally feel, is what separates a pc gamer from a console gamer.
Most pc gamers won't know what those things are.
AA and AF, they *just about* get, and that's only becasue it was mentioned as a tool tip popup when they were looking at the options of their fav game. They know it makes the graphics look better, but they don't know why or how. And further more they don't care, either.
Sub-surface scattering? Forget it. If I was to throw out a random arbitrary number here, I'd estimate not more than 2% of pc gamers know what sub-surface scattering is. Hell, I bet it's less than 1%.