He might have tried playing on a decent system that had one of those nVidia 400 series before they fixed the driver bug in them that did cause terrible performance.
Either that, or it was a Pentium II on Windows 98.
____________________________FFXI: Catwho on Bismarck. Once again a top bard on the server: Dardaubla 90 on 1/6/2014
FFXIV: Katarh Mest on Lamia - Member of The Swarm and the League of Extraordinary Crafters
I can't understand anyone who skips the cutscenes of a Final Fantasy game. That's like going to Texas and not getting barbecue.