• Fortnite with RTX features coming in a patch on September 17th

    13 days ago - By Gaming Nexus

    When Ampere was announced, NVIDIA showed off a video of Fortnite running with ray tracing. We're talking reflections, shadows, global illumination, and ambient occlusion From the video, it makes the game look a whole lot better, but we never got a date on when it would come out.
    Well now we do. September 17th is when the patch comes out to let you play with all these cool RTX features, just in time for all those Ampere cards coming out.
    Performance wise, we'll have to wait to see on the reviews at how well it runs and we shall have one ready to go once the embargo is up. In the meantime...
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  • Zero-G FPS Boundary is getting a ray tracing benchmark

    13 days ago - By VG 247

    Boundary is doing something you don't see many games do these days. Boundary , the zero-G FPS from indie developer Surgical Scalpels, will be offering a benchmark tool beginning September 24. The free benchmark is designed to test the ray tracing capabilities of your PC. The developer reckons the game's real-time visual quality pushes the envelope when ray tracing is involved. It's not exactly clear which elements of the scene are ray traced, but the developer mentioned reflections among the supported features. Boundary has always looked impressive , and ray tracing support will make it...
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