Voodoo 2 SLI?? runs Doom III...w/screenshots

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Thought your Gf3 was cool running Doom3? Chk it.

<P ID="edit"><FONT SIZE=-1><EM>Edited by apesoccer on 11/16/04 03:03 PM.</EM></FONT></P>
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  1. <A HREF="http://www.3dfxzone.it/enboard/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=1462" target="_new">clickyfy it, you lazy bastage</A>

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  2. must be said though, that the graphics are, quite frankly, crap.

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  3. You're right...but still...if people are posting the minimum speks...
  4. =P is updated now
  5. :lol: You got FAQ'd :lol:

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  6. That's pretty cool that he even got it to run, and FPS in the double digits too!
    I still have my Dual Voodoo2, but it's in a P2 machine right now.

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  7. The screenshots aren't there...

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  8. I did the url wrong...there it works now!
  9. LOL! That is a riot! Reminds me of Half Life- it looks a LOT like Quake. That is certainly <i>not</i> the way it was meant to be played.

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  10. That's just amazing!

    The fact that it runs it is already a feat. But then again, it's hilarious seeing how far OpenGL has evolved, especially with the Glide chipsets.

    I love the fact now you can cheat in new games that employ strong lighting technologies, by simply using these kinds of cards to remove all sort of lighting, haha! It must have been quite a "scary" adventure on that card too.

    I wonder what Carmack has to say about that though. Seeing his GFX engine looking like that, he would probably faint.

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  11. Just goes to show how high polygon models are not necessary; lighting effects and normal maps can compensate for lack of actual geometry.

    I remember reading something about Halo 2 that is similar to this...apparently Halo2 has lower polygon count models than Halo 1, but they utilize much more sophisticated shading and mapping.

    Pretty cool.

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  12. I dunno about the polygon being THAT in reality, I think DOOM III used much more. It's true Carmack didn't use a lot of polygons per model, but over 4000 was the norm IIRC, and it is far from that which the Voodoo 2 showed. It wouldn't surprise me if some shader technologies like vertex manipulation weren't used. The overall look is far from smooth. Lighting could do so little to save these moving shooting boxes! :lol:

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  13. For all those lagging suckers:

    Ultimate Doom3 Tweaker
    <A HREF="http://doom3.filefront.com/file/Ultimate_Doom_3_Tweaker;31827" target="_new">http://doom3.filefront.com/file/Ultimate_Doom_3_Tweaker;31827</A>

    :tongue: <A HREF="http://www.geocities.com/priyajeet/fing.jpg" target="_new"><i><font color=red>Very funny, Scotty.</font color=red><font color=blue> Now beam down my clothes.</font color=blue></i></A> :tongue:
  14. ACCESS DENIED!

    Bastage! (Joins the 'bastage' club)

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  15. Access denied to what ?????

    :tongue: <A HREF="http://www.geocities.com/priyajeet/fing.jpg" target="_new"><i><font color=red>Very funny, Scotty.</font color=red><font color=blue> Now beam down my clothes.</font color=blue></i></A> :tongue:
  16. to your link from Uni PC's.

    Appears to be working from home though.

    I still stand by my bastage statement

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  17. dude, ur computer is bastage :tongue:

    :tongue: <A HREF="http://www.geocities.com/priyajeet/fing.jpg" target="_new"><i><font color=red>Very funny, Scotty.</font color=red><font color=blue> Now beam down my clothes.</font color=blue></i></A> :tongue:
  18. Hehe welcome to the club.

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