I made a test, disabled SS, and Ray, used a spot with buffer shadows, enabled “Edge”, and here’s the result.
No superhipoly monkey: 1.17 seconds.
No SHPSUZ: 15654 faces.
SHPSUZ: 141606 faces. (You don’t need that much polys for cartoon :p)
SubSurf level 4.
.Blend: (NO COPYRITE OF ANYY FORM)
cartooncookie.blend (228 KB)