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.
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Daurdabla 85 completed 3-18-2013 *** Gjallarhorn 95
(Zelduh)'s won the argument by going so far off the deep end that no one is willing to follow.