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Old 02-19-04, 08:50 PM   #20
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Originally posted by RobHague
Hmm, i can't say ive ever had to disable shadows to speed up a game. I play Morrowind and a lot of people say to turn off realtime shadows to improve performance but it never seems to make much difference to me...

Not sure how this will be used in future...
http://www6.tomshardware.com/graphic...x_5900-03.html
Though. I seem to remember someone saying Doom3 will make good use of it.
I remember that Doom3 will use stencil shadows which are much faster on Nvidia cards this maybe why there is not much of a performance hit.
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