The Ascent is lacking DLSS and ray tracing on Game Pass but not on Steam the ascent

The Ascent is a cyberpunk action RPG with ray tracing and DLSS. Sometimes. Sometimes it's a cyberpunk action RPG with ray tracing and no DLSS. Sometimes that ray tracing implementation may not work at all. And...

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Asus ROG Flow X13 with its external 150W RTX 3080 8GB eGPU. The Ryzen 9 5980HS in that machine trumps this machine when it comes to CPU encoding (see X264 graph) and CPU rendering (Cinebench graph)—let's...

Modder adds AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution to Skyrim VR, Fallout 4 VR, and more Skyrim VR running FSR

added AMD's FidelityFX Super Resolution (FSR) technology to SteamVR (via Sweclockers). This gives supported VR games a much-needed boost to frame rates while maintaining decent image quality. Sounds like a good use of the tech to...

2022 is eating 2021 alive to become a monster year for PC gaming Elden Ring

is total chaos—it also primed 2022 to be one of the best years in PC gaming ever. In 2022 we're getting new games from beloved studios, sequels to all-time PC classics, and the indie scene is...

A whole Xbox 360 character fits in the eyelashes of an Unreal Engine 5 character

Nanite geometry tech utilized for the ua-complex assets. It doesn't currently do translucency, for example, so most of the foliage in the demo doesn't use it. Although they can be lit dynamically with UE5's Lumen system,...

Nvidia’s frame rate boosting DLSS tech is now a simple download for any game developer A beautiful vista in Red Dead Redemption 2 with a horse in the foreground

Nvidia Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) SDK has now been made freely available for anyone to download from its site. Where once you had to apply to use Nvidia's funky machine learning game enhancer, now it's...

Resident Evil Village gives you two chances for higher frame rates in one little patch Lady Dimitrescu captures Ethan

Resident Evil Village has today received a double whammy patch, with a pair of big updates for Capcom's creepy tale of woe and hand mutilation. The first is that AMD's FidelityFX Super Resolution feature is now...

The Nvidia Arm race has just put Microsoft, AMD, and Intel on notice Nvidia-powered gaming laptops

GDC 2021 is kicking off with a bang, as Nvidia has today shown Wolfenstein: Youngblood running with ray traced reflections enabled, and DLSS in operation, on a system using an eight-core MediaTek CPU and an Nvidia...

The best settings for Call of Duty: Warzone Call of Duty Warzone best settings

Call of Duty's decision to jump aboard the battle royal bandwagon may not have been quite as successful if it wasn't available for free. Or if it wasn't so damned impressive to look at. Those hyper...

Red Dead Online’s latest expansion will once again make you wish it was singleplayer DLC Red Dead Online's Blood Money expansion.

Here's what our hardware bods make of that. It is kind of sad that Rockstar just doesn't 'do' singleplayer DLC any more. We're a far cry from the days when the studio released GTA3, Vice City...