Well, I’m not an expert in the field of gaming, but there has been all of this hype about DirectX 10 from Microsoft and how awesome it’s going to be. I agree that it looks really very awesome and very realistic, but nobody ever looks at the alternatives. I recently came across this image that compares images from DirectX 10 and OpenGL 2.1. Now, OpenGL 2.1 is an open source graphics library which is used for most Linux games and graphics stuff. Well, here is a comparison of the two:
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