why people want to play the same old things they've been playing for god knows how long, except with slightly nicer textures, is beyond me.
Exactly, & especially shit maps like asshole_oilrig.
Anyway, I seem to remember a video with one of those mama-bugs showcasing the possibility of Half-Life2 at full capability with all the passes intact & I almost forgot all about ID software. The lighting was incredible! It made the entire game seem different. If this is what all this is about then bring it on.