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FarCry 15 15.15%
Doom3 57 57.58%
They are both good in their own ways 27 27.27%
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Old 08-04-04, 12:39 PM   #49
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Default Re: Now That We've Seen It... FarCry vs. Doom3 Graphics

Originally Posted by majortom
have you guys noticed that d3d games look kinda cartoony (fc, ut2004, , while ogl games have that rough gritty look (quake, d3, alice)? it may be just me, but i have yet to see a d3d game that looks realistic.
i think thats mostly because all those engines were made from id... alice was based off the quake2 engine i believe.. i could be wrong though
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Default Re: Now That We've Seen It... FarCry vs. Doom3 Graphics

Originally Posted by Skrot
I don't see how the game being darker means it has worse graphics... Different, yes. But worse? I don't think that's a unit of measurement that works in that sense...
Darker?!!C'mon it's totaly dark.So what is the use of great graphic if I can't see it???

Originally Posted by Kamel
doom3 looks way better in the way of lighting
I agree...that flashlight looks great...

Originally Posted by mrrolf
Yes, FarCry does use some newer technology, but that doesn't mean anything.
I does mean everything.I can play FarCry at max settings which I can.t say for D3.

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Default Re: Now That We've Seen It... FarCry vs. Doom3 Graphics

Originally Posted by Edge
Well, the Quake 2 engine DID get it's ass handed to it by Unreal, which was developed by a bunch of (at the time) no-name developers no less. And while the Quake 2 engine focused more on small environments and lighting, the Unreal engine was able to produce huge environments and impressive effects (gee, that sounds familiar...). ID makes great looking games, but that doesn't mean they can't be outdone.
Hey, doesnt that sound like FarCry and Doom3
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