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Added a poll: "Now that DirectX 12 has been announced, do you think SC will use it?"

What do you guys think? Since CR loves to push graphics, I think we might see it.
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I think Cryengine will be the first to adapt DX12, mostly because of Star Citizen's pledge of bleeding edge. also, I think DX12 will be bound to Win 9 only, and may even require new hardware. As in, it may only be supported on maxwell and above, though a few people with quite a bit more knowledge than I have speculated that might not be the case. All will be known in March! It's definitely one of the more interesting times to be an enthusiast!

They may not rush things like DICE, but to get all of this done before 2016 will require rushing!

I have faith in CR.
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I doubt DX12 will really be supported, but might pop in eventually if there's a feature they want to add that could use it.
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I doubt DX12 will really be supported, but might pop in eventually if there's a feature they want to add that could use it.

I guess it really depends on if they push DX11.2 to it's limits, leaving a big gap between mantle performance & DX performance. These types of things are mostly implemented by Cry-tek, with SC reaping the rewards.

We already have a fully threaded engine.... Only time will tell.

either way, i'm reading it as "DX 12 months away"
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the game is built as dx11 game. and i am sure they wont throw out of window all dx11 cards. dx9 is obsolete but dx11 isnt.
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I will likely be picking up the Avenger package in the coming weeks.
This game looks epic, can't wait.

Good choice, the Avenger is sexy looking thumb.gif

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Awesome episode about ship damage biggrin.gif

*snip*

Indeed, insane how much parts can break off! Hope it will be as detailed on the other ships to smile.gif
Imagine how the damage at a Constellation or Idris would look... Probably awesome hehe.

Updated OP with new WMH.



Star Citizen is now the 20th most expensive game ever! Soon it will overtake Half Life 2 and Final Fantasy IX wheee.gif
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_expensive_video_games_to_develop
Freelancer had ship parts that could be broken off with damage. How will this compare? Could you post some screenshots of the episode where it shows the damage? I have limited bandwidth available so I can't watch all the videos. I IS A SAD PANDA. sad-smiley-002.gif
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Hornet has 100 damage states. I can post some pics after work if no one does it before then.
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Here ya go! grabbed the most pertinent screen caps from the 10 mins of damage states. Most of is is blabber. I tried finding a transcript, but they aren't available from what I understand.
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By the way... This is a thread dedicated to forcing Anti-aliasing, it also includes how to force real stereoscopid 3D outside of OR. The 3D support is amazing. I suggest anyone with a 3D monitor check it out.

https://forums.robertsspaceindustries.com/discussion/111440/custom-configuration-options/p1

that wiki includes marketing. SC has next to zero marketing budget. would be cool to see the breakdown with marketing removed.
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I tried finding a transcript, but they aren't available from what I understand.

There were some really good fans ones for quite awhile, but I don't think anyone is doing them at the moment.

https://forums.robertsspaceindustries.com/discussion/28848/wingman-s-hangar-forum-feedback-transcripts-new-version
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@Alastair
Here ya go! grabbed the most pertinent screen caps from the 10 mins of damage states. Most of is is blabber. I tried finding a transcript, but they aren't available from what I understand.
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https://forums.robertsspaceindustries.com/discussion/111440/custom-configuration-options/p1

that wiki includes marketing. SC has next to zero marketing budget. would be cool to see the breakdown with marketing removed.
Thank you so much that looks really cool. Much better than Freelancer's "Your wing is either broken or perfectly fine" damage states! tongue.gif
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