Windows Vista Gaming First Impressions
Posted on Monday, December 11 @ 22:06:40 PST by Duke_FerrisI had a meeting with MS last week to check out Windows Vista gaming, so I thought I'd share. There are essentially two parts of
I’m not going to embarrass myself by trying to get technical about DirectX 10. Apparently it allows you to use the hardware in the graphics cards in more flexible ways. What I do know is that it looks cool. A picture is definitely worth a thousand words in this case, and a video even more, so just check out Crysis, Hellgate:
Support for games and gamers is another thing, and it looks like they’re taking everything they’ve learned so far from the Xbox and applying it to
Other tools are provided for developers that try to unify PC gaming like console gaming, and not just standardizing the boxes and branding (although they're doing that too).
It’s all going to be right there on the start button. My Videos and My Music are going to have a new roommate – My Games.
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