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Final Fantasy XV hits PC in early 2018

Final Fantasy XV hits PC in early 2018

Square Enix revleaed the details of the Windows version of Final Fantasy XV that will arrive in early 2018. The title features several GameWorks technology and some capture and share tools. Details inside along with the trailer and screens.

NVIDIA and SQUARE ENIX Team-Up to Deliver Spectacular Version with GameWorks Technology and Other Advanced Features

LOS ANGELES (Aug. 21, 2017) – SQUARE ENIX® today announced that FINAL FANTASY® XV will launch on Windows PC in early 2018. FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION comes loaded with NVIDIA® GameWorks™ technology and other advanced PC features adding cutting-edge graphics and physics simulation technologies with support for NVIDIA’s capture and share tools.

“With the help of NVIDIA, we are creating a stunning visual experience in FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION, one worthy of this beloved franchise,” said Hajime Tabata, Director of FINAL FANTASY XV. “NVIDIA pushes the pace of innovation in our industry, and that benefits gamers and developers alike.”

FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION will include the following GameWorks technology for real-time graphics and physics simulations:

• NVIDIA Flow – creates vivid, combustible fluid, fire and smoke.
• NVIDIA HairWorks – creates dynamic, life-like hair and fur for characters, animals and monsters that inhabit the game.
• NVIDIA ShadowWorks – enables characters to cast shadows on themselves.
• NVIDIA Turf Effects – creates life-like grass and vegetation in the game environment.
• NVIDIA VXAO – adds depth and realism based on the physics principles shadows and light.

There is also support for both GeForce® Experience™ capture and share tools:

• NVIDIA Ansel™, an in-game photography tool that allows gamers to compose shots from any position, adjust with post-process filters, capture HDR images in high fidelity formats, and share screenshots in 360 via a smartphone, PC or VR headset.
• NVIDIA ShadowPlay™ Highlights automatically captures the player’s greatest gaming achievements in video and screenshot, enabling seamless sharing through social channels.

More information can be found on the Steam Store: <11b0>

PC Announcement Trailer

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Commented on 2017-08-21 18:26:07
I was hoping, that this would come to PC one day. Also because it means, chances are high that the FF VII remake will make it to PC. Looks decent though.
Commented on 2017-08-21 21:36:17
I knew this was eventually going to be on pc.
NVIDIA HairWorks
NVIDIA ShadowWorks
NVIDIA Turf Effects
NVIDIA ShadowPlay"

- Ultimate Edition more like it!
Commented on 2017-08-21 21:49:18 In reply to Schaber
Posted by Schaber
Also because it means, chances are high that the FF VII remake will make it to PC. Looks decent though.
oh there will be a pc version of the remake.
especially if it's UE4 based.
Commented on 2017-08-21 21:56:12
btw, I wonder how the XB1X version of this game stacks up to pc? PC version looks like it's on a roll.
Commented on 2017-08-22 10:39:06
that's.... awesome!! xD
really.. i hope i can play the game.. gtx 1060 6GB of VRAM here..
16 GB of RAM..
i really hope i can play.. thank's for the vídeo xD
Commented on 2017-08-22 20:30:14
Recommended requirement: GTX 1080ti

Commented on 2017-08-22 21:29:23 In reply to Eamon
likely for 4k gaming.
Commented on 2017-08-23 00:43:44
You guys forgot about the 170 GB of disk space for installing the game in the first place. I hope Square Enix isn't doing the same shit they did with Final Fantasy 13, which requires 60 GB of disk space, but of which almost 30 GB are just for the Japanese videos and voices. An option to select if you want them or not would have been great. No point in downloading something if you're not gonna use it.
Commented on 2017-08-23 09:40:21
Music of the trailer is awesome btw.

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