NVIDIA at Gamescom 2021 – GeForce RTX Enhancements for ‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Dying Light 2 Stay Human’, ‘Battlefield 2042’ Gets Bundled and more
NVIDIA has made the virtual trek to Cologne, Germany and is once again the driving force behind much of the PC gaming news coming out of Gamescom 2021.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Launching with NVIDIA DLSS and Ray Tracing
NVIDIA announced that when Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy launches on October 26, the PC version will launch with ray-traced reflections and NVIDIA DLSS, giving GeForce RTX gamers the definitive PC experience.
“Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy combines original storytelling and electrifying single-player gameplay with an edgy aesthetic. With the addition of ray tracing and NVIDIA DLSS, PC players will enjoy this stunning universe’s visuals with even higher performance.” – Olivier Proulx, Senior Producer, Eidos-Montréal
Dying Light 2 Stay Human Gets NVIDIA DLSS and Ray Tracing
Dying Light 2 Stay Human is coming in December and will include NVIDIA DLSS, as well as ray traced reflections, global illumination, and shadows.
“Our partnership with NVIDIA has helped us create an immersive, visceral experience for Dying Light 2 players. Ray tracing enhances the realism of our unforgiving, infected world while NVIDIA DLSS provides a massive performance boost without sacrificing image quality, so you’ll never miss a beat traversing the landscape.” – Tomasz Szałkowski, Rendering Director, Techland
Battlefield 2042 Bundled With GeForce RTX Desktops and Laptops
In June it was announced that NVIDIA was the official graphics partner for Battlefield 2042, and the game would support NVIDIA DLSS and NVIDIA Reflex. Battlefield 2042 is loaded with GeForce RTX technologies, ensuring a brilliant Battlefield 2042 experience for GeForce RTX gamers.
At Gamescom it was revealed that Battlefield 2042 will be bundled with select GeForce RTX desktops and laptops for a limited time. For all the details, head on over to our bundle announcement article. Learn more in this trailer or visit our website.
“With NVIDIA’s game-changing suite of technologies, we’re able to make Battlefield 2042 the most technologically advanced Battlefield ever. NVIDIA DLSS and NVIDIA Reflex provide maximum performance, image quality, and the lowest latency for the ultimate competitive experience. We’re really excited to be partnering with NVIDIA as our official PC Graphics Platform Partner, to help showcase iconic all-out warfare, unprecedented scale, and dynamically-changing battlegrounds.” – Seth Christie, Head of Technology for EA Studios Europe
Escape from Tarkov and Rust Get Reflex Optimisations, Now Even More Responsive!
NVIDIA just released an update to NVIDIA Reflex that includes optimisations for Unity Engine-based games and enhancements to Boost Mode. The first two games to get updated are Rust and Escape From Tarkov, two extremely popular multiplayer titles built with the Unity engine. Escape from Tarkov saw latency reduced from 38% to 58%, while Rust went from 38% to 51%.