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10-04-2005, 04:05 PM
Is TSL compatible with my NVIDIA RIVA TNT2 Model 64 Pro?

Bob Lion54
10-04-2005, 05:00 PM
I don't think so.
http://www.prolink-usa.com/english/product/vga/2ma.html , this should be the specs for your card.

Looks like a 32MB card. I think that is the minimum requirement for TSL.
If you can play it, it will be choppy, to say the least.

10-04-2005, 05:05 PM
If you can play it, it will be choppy, to say the least.

That would be an understatement. In my old computer I had an nVidia GeForce2 GTS card, and my framerate on average when playing KotOR1 was around 5 FPS. And TSL is even more demanding than the first game. :)

If I remember correctly the RIVA TNT cards was the series before the first GeForce cards were released, a very old video card (by computer standards). I doubt the game would run with one.

Bob Lion54
10-04-2005, 05:09 PM
Ah, ok. I never heard of the RIVA series, so I was only guessing based on it being a 32MB card. I figured it was an older card, though.

10-04-2005, 05:10 PM
Well my dad's comp is sucky, don't rub it in.
Great! $50 down the drain! Hallelujah!

10-04-2005, 05:12 PM
I'm thinking about getting a new vid card for my dad's comp by myself
(yeah i hope you guys didn't actually think that was MY vid card!) , since hes a freakin' penny pincher. Can you guys give me an idea of what to get?

10-04-2005, 05:15 PM
Though mine isn't much better....

Chipset Model: GeForce2 MX
Type: Display
Bus: AGP
VRAM (Total): 32 MB
Vendor: nVIDIA (0x10de)
Device ID: 0x0110
Revision ID: 0x00b2
ROM Revision: 1057.008.2


Display Type: LCD
Resolution: 1024 x 768
Depth: 32-bit Color
Built-In: Yes
Core Image: Not Supported
Main Display: Yes
Mirror: Off
Online: Yes
Quartz Extreme: Supported

Bob Lion54
10-04-2005, 05:30 PM
It would help if you posted you system specs. Even if you get a good card, if you CPU isn't up to spec, it won't help.

You could look at newegg.
here is the link http://www.newegg.com/

It really depends on how much you are willing to spend. It should even be a bit better then the recommended specs as most games are still a bit choppy with that. I have a GeForce Fx 5600 and I have some issues with the game getting choppy. It's not too bad though.

10-04-2005, 05:38 PM
I've decided to just forget about TSL, I'll sell it to my neighbor for $39.99

What video cards that you know of, fit an iMac? Or do all of them fit?

Det. Bart Lasiter
10-04-2005, 11:43 PM
Just go to newegg (http://newegg.com) and find a Radeon 9600 under the 'Macintosh Products' section. That should run TSL :)

10-05-2005, 11:01 AM

10-05-2005, 04:43 PM
TSL is windows only, so unless we cough up a lot of petitions to port it, I'm doomed.

10-06-2005, 08:48 PM
Actually, thats exactly what i did.
I now have a new HP Pavilion Laptop.