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DirectDraw

Software entity

A 2D raster graphics API part of the DirectX.

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The first video game about DirectDraw was released on June 29, 2000.

Deprecated since DirectX 7. Developers have been instructed to wrap 2D rendering through Direct3D by Microsoft instead of using DDraw.

A replacement called Direct2D was introduced in Vista (or DX10?).