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post #21 of 25
yeah fair enough, everyones making valid points.

but we're missing the point here, the PS3/Xbox360, in terms of graphic processing and general image quality, are miles ahead of the Wii. this isnt like GameCube vs PS2, the only reason a Wii is even compared to the PS3/Xbox360 in the first place is coz it was released within the same generation, its not an equal machine. yes the engineering of the game itself has a lot to do with the output of the game, but the machine itself doesnt compare to either of the PS/Xbox counterparts.

im not saying its completely impossible...theres just no way i will ever believe this until i see it.

its like saying that a Radeon 9800 Pro can put out the same visuals as... the HD 2900 as long as the game is coded right. it just doesnt have the tech/power. no amount of software could ever adapt that...could it? i fail to grasp how.

dont get me wrong, i love my Wii, but to believe it can maybe output visuals to the equal of my PS3, via a new engine, via software?...i dunno bout that ay.
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Well if the engine took 15 years of development who knows, if you spend that much time on a engine then the products it outputs have to look good.
Twilight Princess didn't look so bad as a game, now when are they even going to incorporate this into games?
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Well if the engine took 15 years of development who knows, if you spend that much time on a engine then the products it outputs have to look good.
Twilight Princess didn't look so bad as a game, now when are they even going to incorporate this into games?
No no - the engine didn't take that long. Their devs have just been making good, optimized engines for 15 years(probably at other companies), so they're extremely good at it.

And since they have been making them since the N64 era, they probably know of a lot of long since lost optimizations and tricks.
     
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post #24 of 25
so when does the first game come out that uses this?

soon please?
post #25 of 25
This is very interesting.

While I'm not exactly looking for exactly 360 level graphics, I'm pretty interested to see what kind of things can be done when a 3rd party developer puts effort behind it.

Hopefully this game will trailblaze and open up game publishers minds to the wii more, as far as more mature oriented games.
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