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post #11 of 64
I'm not impressed. I don't like how it looks...
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post #12 of 64
Developers should just implement this natively into their games. They could put the layer mask under the text layers. I'm pretty sure killzone 2 and GoW use this type of AA, and it seems to have worked for them.
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post #13 of 64
This type of AA just looks like it blurs the edges.
    
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post #14 of 64
It doesn't look half bad on Crysis.

mlaa off
http://i.imgur.com/vh7ge.jpg
mlaa on
http://i.imgur.com/sTjHV.jpg

mlaa off
http://i.imgur.com/OqzOv.jpg
mlaa on
http://i.imgur.com/fU31S.jpg
Edited by Phallic Tractor - 11/2/10 at 10:42pm
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post #15 of 64
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Originally Posted by Phallic Tractor View Post
Looks like it blurs the image to me... The textures are noticeably more blurry.

The whole point of AA is to blur the edges of geometry, not the HUD and textures as well. I think the best course of action is to build GPUs that simply handle traditional AA more effectively.

That said, it's a nice tool to have in the box, but 2X AA also has a negligible performance hit and sharpens up the edges a fair bit. I think I'll stick with 2x AA as my default edge smoothing solution of choice.
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post #16 of 64
In my opinion, isn't so bad, it kinda add realism to the gaming experience imo
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post #17 of 64
This seems to have some positives and some negatives to it, on one hand I do like it a little bit for the performance issue although I would rather not have blurred text on my hud in any game.

I'll stick with the default AA.
     
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post #18 of 64
eh, not a big fan of the overall blur. to me, regular AA looks best.
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post #19 of 64
It looks ok although the blur on HUD/text sucks, hopefully AMD can get that fixed but not bad.
    
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post #20 of 64
Terrible. They might as well call it "8x Blurring with -16xAF, ps enjoy your foobar'd HUD/text".
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