Originally Posted by saturnotaku
I was rolling a 3dfx card when I first came here, too. The old Voodoo Banshee, IIRC. My buddy had just acquired a Riva TNT, and seeing games run in full 32-bit color with single-pass multi-texturing was a sight to behold. I didn't jump on the NVIDIA bandwagon until it was absolutely clear that 3dfx was dead, at which point I bought a GeForce 2 MX. Those were the days.
Yeah, I needed a new card and someone had just shown me their brand new Riva TNT, but I had to go with a PCI card because there was not AGP slot on that crappy motherboard (store-bought PC).