Bashiok on Graphics and German Wizards

Bashiok returned to an old thread to explain why blood can’t remain on the floor forever, with an additional clarification from the tech squad.  Wait, so that means a blue quote inside of a blue quote? Can we do that? Isn’t it like dividing by zero? We’ll have to risk it! (Did not work. Tech = fail 🙁 Had to modify.)

Ok, you guys pushed and pushed, and now I have to talk about things I don’t understand! HAPPY!?

Julian Love, our lead tech artist and forum lurker extraordinaire offers some additional insight into these things we call graphics.

Every independent thing that we show in the game has to be put into a special package that we call a “draw call,” which is then delivered to the 3D card to be rendered on screen. It

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