The creative director comments on what it has taken to develop for two generations of consoles.
One of the indie games that more attract attention It’s The Ascent. The new RPG shooter with cyberpunk atmosphere of Neon Giant It will be released on PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X on July 29. In addition, the title will be from its launch day on Xbox Game Pass, something fantastic for users of the service. Now, we have known something more about its development.
We have emphasized shaders, dynamic lighting, visual effects and physicsTor frickIn a interview with GamingBolt, the creative director and co-founder of Neon Giant, Tor frick, has talked about what it has taken to develop for two generations of consoles and about the graphics of the title. The game, despite being an indie, aims to be very visually attractive, with a colorful cyberpunk artistic style and, how could it be otherwise in this environment, with very striking lighting.
“We have put a great emphasis shaders and dynamic lighting, as well as visual and physical effects, so that the world feel detailed and dynamic, with satisfactory sensations for the actions of the players. Exploding things should look, sound and feel good! But the fast-paced game works best at high frame rates with low latency and high-resolution sharpness. On X series, Fortunately, we can do both at the same time, “he explained.
The game is developed with Unreal Engine 4, which has facilitated its creation for Xbox One and Xbox Series. “Working with Unreal 4 allows us maintain as much equality as possible from Xbox One to Xbox Series X, while continuing to increase the quality in the new generation versions, “he indicated. The creative also said a few days ago, despite everything, that it will take a while to get the full potential of Xbox Series X .
The Ascent, which recently commented on how long it would last, has among its great assets the possibility of play cooperative, so we can overcome it with friends. On 3DGames We were able to see the video game in motion and we were pleasantly surprised. We may be facing one of the covered ones of 2021, like these 12 promising indie video games that will come out in 2021 and could give us a joy.
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