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Thread: DX8, hmm??

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    so what does everyone think of DX8 - is d3d easier than it used to be? ddraw is non-existent now, so writing a 2d game is harder..but by forcing us to basically use d3d, theyre making it faster, and you can do fx. thoughts?
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    I really think all the 2D blit operations are still there! YOu can't replace all this with billboarded stuff!
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    er..i cant declare a DirectX7 object if i reference the DX8 DLL - u need to reference the old DX7 vb DLL for dx7 stuff it would seem?!
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