Re: Quake Iv?
Yes, well, I think when people refer to D3 as a DX9 capable engine, they're actually referring to PS/VS 2.0. I could be wrong of course...
Edit: On second thoughts, when did anyone say that D3 DID use DX9? I certainly didn't, though I did refer to DX 9 LEVEL shaders. Even then, I was talking about the X-Ray engine - the whole point of my post was that you don't need high level shaders to do unified lighting - as D3 showed. All you really need is a high rate of culling and a stencil buffer.
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Ridiculous DOES not have an 'e' in it. It comes from "ridicule" and has less than nothing to do with the colour red.
Last edited by Subtestube; 10-04-04 at 05:01 PM.