Improving the graphics for Minecraft will be free for owners of graphics cards GeForce 2060, 2070 or 2080
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The players in Minecraft will get a graphical gift from Nvidia
The game has earned its rabid popularity primarily because of gameplay, but newbies in the first few minutes usually deters graphics. Cubic and low-poly models are a fault of the game, although many see this as a very special charm. However, Nvidia decided to give fans of Minecraft gift in the form of support for the RTX (ray tracing), which visually transform the game.
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On the official support Minecraft RTX technology Nvidia announced at Gamescom in Cologne. Moreover, the upgrade from RTX will be free for all Minecraft players, but only on computer games consoles and mobile devices are not supported due to the lack of support of this technology at the hardware level.
Minecraft-enabled ray tracing RTX
Minecraft without ray tracing RTX
Among the graphical improvements that will appear in Minecraft thanks to the trace, there is direct lighting from the sun, more realistic shadows and transparent materials such as stained glass and water, effects of reflections and refractions.
Minecraft without RTX
“Ray tracing is the basis of what we consider “future of Minecraft”. GeForce RTX will give Minecraft a whole new look. For example, enabled ray trace the game will be a real mirror surface, soft shadows and the sun’s rays,” said creative Director in Microsoft Minecraft Sachs Persson.
Date of issue updates based on ray tracing is not yet known, but it will be available to anyone who uses one of the GeForce 2060, 2070 or 2080 (as well as options of Super and Ti these accelerators), including on laptops. NVIDIA emphasizes that Minecraft is the best selling game in the world.
The date appearing in Minecraft RTX technology is not yet known
It is noteworthy that this update RTX was submitted just one week after Microsoft and Studio Mojang, announced the cancellation of the planned graphical updates of the game, officially called Super Duper Graphics Pack. It included improving the realism of lighting and shadows, more reflective surfaces and other graphical improvements, which, coincidentally, is achievable with ray tracing. But Mojang said that the package was too complicated for technical realization, mainly due to the decrease in performance on different platforms and device types. But now better graphics will get at least PC users.
We will remind that earlier the game Cyberpunk 2077 will run on slower computers. A recently announced release date Grand Theft Auto 6.
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