NFS: Hot Pursuit Remastered Mod Improves Textures
Milosz Szubert, 14 January 2021, 14:44
A modification for Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered appeared on the web. It improves the textures of the PC version, which were downgraded compared to the original version.
The Medium Devs Talk About Designing Two Worlds
Szarmancki, 08 January 2021, 22:06
Bloober Team told the story from behind the scenes of creating the visual setting of its latest horror game - The Medium.
Details on Ray Tracing in The Medium
Bart Swiatek, 05 January 2021, 15:26
In a recent interview, Jacek Zieba - producer at Krakow-based Polish studio Bloober Team - presented a few details about the implementation of ray tracing in the upcoming survival horror The Medium.
Hitman 3 Surprisingly Small and on Improved Engine
Bart Swiatek, 04 January 2021, 16:39
Hitman 3 - which also offers the content of the previous two installments - will require about 100 GB on a console or PC hard drive. We will also receive an improved graphics engine. The source of information is the statements of one of the developers on the ResetEra forum.
Patch Will Improve Valhalla's Visuals on PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X/S
Adrian Werner, 29 December 2020, 17:36
One of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla devs has announced that the game's roadmap includes improving its graphics on PC, Xbox Series X/S and PS5.
FIFA 21 on PS5 and XSX Offers Truly Next-gen Visuals
Bart Swiatek, 21 December 2020, 13:10
A video published on YouTube shows the difference in graphics between the 8th- and 9th-gen consoles in FIFA 21. Owners of PS5 and Xbox Series X / S received a much nicer title.
GTA 4 With Great Visuals Thanks to New Version of iCEnhancer
Musiol, 16 December 2020, 16:10
After six years, the GTA 4 mod iCEnhancer returns. The new version will add volumetric fog, improved shadows and reflections.
Nex-gen Hair in FIFA 21
Musiol, 04 December 2020, 17:56
With the new generation of consoles, FIFA 21 enters a new level of realism. EA Sports has implemented completely new player hair physics on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S. Many may be surprised, but the difference is huge.
Cyberpunk 2077 Visual Comparison on PC, PlayStation and Xbox
Bart Woldanski, 25 November 2020, 20:41
Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay presentations on PlayStation 4 Pro and PS5 and Xbox One X and Series X consoles are behind us, and the first visual comparisons between the console and PC versions follow suit. How big are the differences?
War Thunder Gets Improved Visuals With Major New Power Update
Musiol, 18 November 2020, 16:40
Gaijin Entertainment has released the New Power update to War Thunder. It significantly improves graphics, adds dozens of new vehicles and hundreds of gameplay improvements.
Nvidia Won't Have Exclusive Ray Tracing in Cyberpunk 2077
Karol Laska , 10 November 2020, 23:10
Nividia's representative ruled that the company has no temporary exclusivity for the use of ray tracing in Cyberpunk 2077. This contradicts previous reports of CD Projekt RED.
Here's Fortnite With Ray Tracing
Sodar, 04 November 2020, 12:28
A video published on YouTube shows what Fortnite looks like when running in RTX mode. How much does ray tracing change in a game with such peculiar visuals? See for yourself.
Fan-made Crysis Remaster Shot Down by Crytek
Sodar, 29 October 2020, 21:03
The creator of a Crysis mod got a cease and desist letter from Crytek. A fan-made, alternative version of Crysis Remastered was being created, but the creators of the original apparently did not like it.
Devil May Cry 5 on Xbox Series S Without Ray Tracing
Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2020, 18:00
We learned today that the special edition of Devil May Cry 5, which will go to Xbox Series S consoles will not support ray tracing technology.
Ray Tracing in Cyberpunk 2077 Initially Only on Nvidia Cards
Bart Swiatek, 21 October 2020, 21:15
Artur Knapik from CD Projekt RED announced in a press interview that on day one ray tracing in Cyberpunk 2077 will be available only for Nvidia GPU owners.
Some 8th-gen Games Will Run Twice as Smooth on New Xbox
Bart Swiatek, 14 October 2020, 17:06
Microsoft has announced that some of the eighth-generation games will run twice as smoothly when launched on Xbox Series X / Series S consoles. We can also count on a number of improvements in the area of graphics.
Disappointing Visual Comparison of FIFA 21 and FIFA 20 on PC
Adrian Werner, 07 October 2020, 12:54
Interesting screenshots have appeared on the web, comparing the visuals of FIFA 20 and FIFA 21. It follows from them that this year's edition does not offer any significant graphic improvements.
The Invincible Will Offer a Dozen+ Hours of Fun in Great Visuals
Musiol, 03 October 2020, 22:26
Based on Lem's novel, The Invincible will debut in the second half of 2021. The devs talk about the possibilities offered by the next-gen consoles and ensure that fans of narrative video games will be delighted.
The Witcher 3 HD Reworked 12.0 Ultimate Mod Launches
Bart Woldanski, 20 September 2020, 21:22
As announced, a new version of the well-known visual mod for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been published. We're talking about The Witcher 3 HD Reworked Project 12.0 Ultimate, which can already be downloaded from Nexus Mods.
Ray Tracing and DLSS in Fortnite Today
mikos, 17 September 2020, 13:38
Today the new update to Fortnite will introduce ray tracing and DLSS support. This is another big step in popularizing ray tracing technology in video games.
Ubisoft Reveals Fixed Prince of Persia Remake
Bart Swiatek, 15 September 2020, 12:27
A new screenshot from Prince of Persia: Sands of Time remake has appeared online. It shows how the game has changed since the alpha version, on which the first trailer was based.
Xbox Series S Will Run Backwards Compatible Games in Xbox One S Quality
Sodar, 12 September 2020, 21:18
Xbox Series S has been officially announced as Microsoft's most affordable console. The lower price, however, is associated with some compromises. One of them is the lack of support for the graphical improvements found in games on Xbox One X.
Ubisoft Responds to Accusation That New Prince of Persia is Bad
Paul Wozniak, 11 September 2020, 20:33
Ubisoft responded to player allegations that the presentation of the Prince of Persia: Sands of Time remake was tragic. Thus, we found out, among other things, why the creators decided to adopt that particular visual style.
Crysis Remastered With Ray Tracing on Consoles
Musiol, 09 September 2020, 14:37
The console edition of Crysis Remastered will offer optional ray tracing. The software implementation of the technology will be available on the more powerful hardware - Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro.
Here's Shiny New Minecraft RTX
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 September 2020, 20:51
Nvidia has released new worlds for Minecraft RTX beta test participants. Each of them can be downloaded for free to test the advantages of ray tracing in the popular game from Mojang.
Does Ray Tracing in WoW: Shadowlands Do Anything?
Milosz Szubert, 21 August 2020, 13:18
There are screenshots on the web that compare what World of Warcraft: Shadowlands looks like with recently added shadows generated with and without ray tracing. In addition, there are reports that the new effects are putting quite a strain on the PC.
WoW Shadowlands With Ray Tracing Support Thanks to Nvidia Drivers
Bart Woldanski, 18 August 2020, 20:09
The latest drivers for Nvidia GeForce GPUs have introduced ray tracing support for World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. We will be able to check the changes by testing the beta version of the upcoming expansion for the popular MMORPG.
14 Years of Graphic Evolution - FSX vs Flight Simulator 2020
Bart Swiatek, 05 August 2020, 21:03
Videos that appeared on the Flight Sim channel compare the graphics in the latest installment of Microsoft Flight Simulator with older games - Microsoft Flight Simulator X (2006) and X-Plane 11 (2017). One of the materials also compares in-game locations with real world counterparts side by side.
STALKER 2 - Ray Tracing and 120 FPS on Xbox Series X
Adrian Werner, 30 July 2020, 12:40
We learned that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 will support ray tracing. In addition, the developers promise up to 120 fps on the Xbox Series X console.
Skyrim - Mod Adds AI-enhanced Textures
Milosz Szubert, 28 July 2020, 15:36
The Cleaned Textures - Uncompressed mod, which beautifies the basic version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and its expansions, made its debut online. AI was used to create the mod.
Halo Infinite Gameplay Sparks Wave of Criticism; Demo was Launched on PC
Bart Swiatek, 24 July 2020, 14:32
Players and industry experts have severely criticized the Halo Infinite's graphics. We also found out that yesterday's gameplay demo was running on a PC, not the Xbox Series X.
Crysis Enhanced Edition - Iconic FPS Upgraded by Fans. Again
Milosz Szubert, 16 July 2020, 12:35
For several hours, anyone interested can download the Crysis Enhanced Edition mod. Its task is to beautify the visuals of the first installment of the popular FPS series from Crytek.
American Truck Simulator - New Patch Improves Graphics
Sodar, 15 July 2020, 14:20
Update number 1.38 for American Truck Simulator brings mainly visual improvements. From now on, we can enable the SSAO function in the settings, which improves the visual quality of the environment.
Ghost of Tsushima - Visual Comparison on PS4 and PS4 Pro
Adrian Werner, 15 July 2020, 13:43
An interesting video has been released online, showing the differences in graphics in Ghost of Tsushima on PlayStation 4 and PS4 Pro.
Crysis Remastered vs Crysis - Screenshot Comparison
Paul Wozniak, 01 July 2020, 14:35
Users of ResetEra message board have published several screensshots from the remastered version of Crysis and compared them with the original.
Cyberpunk 2077 With Ray Tracing and DLSS 2.0 Support
Bart Swiatek, 26 June 2020, 11:09
Nvidia and CD Projekt RED informed that on the day of its release Cyberpunk 2077 will support both ray tracing and DLSS 2.0. Everything seems to indicate that the gameplay shown yesterday was lacking these features.
New Quality in Video Games - Last of Us 2 Dev on Face Animation System
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 14:54
Roger Clark - actor known from Red Dead Redemption 2 - praised facial animations in The Last of Us: Part II. Thanks to a response from one of the devs at Naughty Dog, we learned that the system developed by animator Keith Paciello plays an important role in the final effect. It allows for automatical adjusting of animations to the emotions felt by the characters.
Day One Cyberpunk 2077 Will Look Better on PS5 and Xbox Series X
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 June 2020, 18:05
Adam Kicinski, CEO of CD Projekt, commented on the reasons for delaying the release of Cyberpunk 2077 and confirmed that game will be available on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles from day one.
300 Mods in Skyrim - Looks Great and Still Works
Paul Wozniak, 10 June 2020, 14:45
Skyrim player has boasted his personal version of the game, on which he installed over 300 different modifications. Thanks to this, the game looks amazing and, most importantly, still runs without any problems.
Minecraft 1.16 Enables Us to Set Level of Graphics to Fabulous
Milosz Szubert, 05 June 2020, 17:17
The first so-called pre-release of 1.16 update for Minecraft: Java Edition has launched. It enables us, among other things, to test a new graphics setting called Fabulous, which is intended to improve the visibility of various phenomena through transparent objects.
The Last of Us 2 - Summary of Visual Changes
Sodar, 01 June 2020, 13:57
A comparison of details from the demo material of the upcoming The Last of Us 2 has been published on YouTube. NX Gamer specialists compared earlier videos from the game and those published recently. Let's see how much the game has changed.
The Witcher 3 - Nicer NPC on Trailer of HD Reworked Project 12.0
Milosz Szubert, 25 May 2020, 13:04
The first trailer of version 12.0 of the HD Reworked Project mod for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt appeared on the wbe. It presents improved looks of characters in the popular action RPG from CD Projekt RED. The new release of the fan project by Halk Hogan will most likely debut in the summer.
Mafia: Trilogy is Broken; Fans Report Numerous Issues
Jacob Blazewicz, 20 May 2020, 21:59
Internet users speak out en masse about the remasters included in the Mafia Trilogy set. Unfortunately, the Definitive Editions of Mafia II and Mafia III are apparently full of various errors, which are not compensated by upgraded visuals.
CoD: Modern Warfare Fans Complain About Visual Downgrade
Bart Swiatek, 18 May 2020, 14:38
One of Reddit users prepared a comparison showing the difference that occurred in the graphics of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. The visuals in the PC multiplayer mode have noticeably lost quality.
First Trailer of GTA 5 NaturalVision Evolved Mod
Jacob Blazewicz, 16 May 2020, 14:29
Modder Razed presented NaturalVision Evolved, another version of the visual mod for GTA V. Work on the project is still in progress, but the artist has released a trailer with a comparison of visuals.
„First Million is Free” - New Usage Rules of Unreal Engine
Jacob Blazewicz, 14 May 2020, 12:19
Epic Games has amended Unreal Engine's license terms. From now on, developers may use this engine for commercial purposes free of charge until they earn a million dollars in gross revenue from games created using the technology.
Spectacular Visuals of Unreal Engine 5's PS5 Tech Demo
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 May 2020, 20:37
Epic Games has presented an impressive tech demo of UE5. The console used for the presentation was PlayStation 5.
GTA 4 in 4K and With Impressive Graphics Recreated in GTA 5
Paul Wozniak, 12 May 2020, 16:13
A video showing the GTA 4 map recreated in GTA 5 appeared on YouTube. The whole thing has been tuned with realistic modifications, significantly improving the graphics.
WoW Will Most Likely Get Ray Tracing Support
Paul Wozniak, 30 April 2020, 19:00
Today, the information that the latest expansion to World of Warcraft will include a graphic setting for ray tracing has probably been confirmed. So far this option has been added to the alpha version of the game, although it is not yet possible to enable it.
Wow Shadowlands Will Introduce New Graphic Settings and Character Creator
Bart Swiatek, 17 April 2020, 15:04
With the release of the Shadowlands expansion, the MMORPG World of Warcraft will receive several new graphics options to improve performance. The game's engine may also receive support for Variable Rate Shading and ray tracing technologies.