Directx 10 support

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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 1:52 pm

It would be nice if Construct games would run with DX10 too so some vista/win7 users wont need to install DX9 just to play these games.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 2:31 pm

Frequently encountering people who don't have the right Directx is annoying.
That's probably the only thing I like about MMF over construct is that you don't need to download anything else when you get the game.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 2:58 pm

Easier said than done.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 3:13 pm

I'm sure DirectX 9 comes with Vista and Win7, they just don't include the "optional" addons that Construct games require.

Don't ask me why they do it like this. DirectX 10 has a similar set of "optional" addons that would probably work the same way. The solution is probably to have a future version of Construct bundle in the DirectX updates that are required.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 3:45 pm

I'm not convinced this confers any benefits, given it'll require you have 2 downloads, and download sites don't tend to allow this.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 4:41 pm

I meant just throw in the required DLLs to the EXE.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 7:55 pm

I was talking about a Direct-X 10 runtime.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 7:58 pm

I was talking about your face.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 7:59 pm

I can't think where you'd bundle DLL's into my face, to be honest.
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Post » Tue May 19, 2009 9:29 pm

DX10 wouldn't bring much advantage anyway. The soft particles i've seen can be done already by blurring. It's just hype.
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