Quote Originally Posted by Heafmo View Post
However If I remember rightly if you just use picmip 16 from default settings you get nice clean textures yet there's still enough shadows/shading to allow easy depth perception.
I agree on this, r_picmip 16 looks very nice.

Quote Originally Posted by Heafmo View Post
by the way I'm using an i3 and gtx460 and my framerate stays at 125 yet drops to like 118 for a nanosecond every 4-5 seconds,... hardly noticeable but whut?
Did you do all the usual things, like removing unneeded background programs, or verifying that you don't have viruses, or maybe disabling/changing your antivirus software?