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Our PC videos of Metro Redux

Our PC videos of Metro Redux

Considering the new trend that HD remakes have become, it was no surprise when Deep Silver and Koch Media announced the summer release of Metro Redux on next gen consoles. What was more surprising however was that the two games were also planned on PC. Quite logically, it is essentially Metro 2033 which has the best chance to get the attention of those who have already played both episodes. Why? Because it has been rebuilt with the latest version of 4A Games' engine and it is now fully optimized. The new effects are mostly visible in the outdoor areas as you'll see in our videos but even in the tunnels the game is as atmospheric as ever. As for Last Light Redux, it includes all the DLC which have been released and also features some of the things the fans said were missing compared to 2033 (among which the possibility to check Artyom's watch). We should have PS4 videos by the end of the week but until then, check out our 5.1 PC videos and let us know if you want us to keep capturing surround footage.
Note: The stream being stereo only, if you want the full 5.1 experience, you have to download the videos.


2033 Redux - Introduction
2033 Redux Home
2033 Redux - The Tunnels
2033 Redux - Out there
2033 Redux - Bourbon
2033 Redux - Khan
Last Light Redux - Pavel #2
Last Light Redux - Pavel #2
Last Light Redux - Pavel #3

All comments

Commented on 2014-08-19 10:25:33
So they removed volumetric lights from first game..
Also playing fps on pc with gamepad? =)
Commented on 2014-08-19 11:43:54 In reply to KainXVIII
Playing single player FPS on PC on the couch on big ass TV with gamepad yes. :)
Commented on 2014-08-19 12:14:09
Are the games well optimized this time? The original 2033 was a disaster, it still runs like crap.
Commented on 2014-08-19 14:09:53 In reply to Driftwood
Posted by Driftwood
Playing single player FPS on PC on the couch on big ass TV with gamepad yes. :)
yes indeed, all the time.
Commented on 2014-08-19 16:22:30 In reply to Driftwood
Posted by Driftwood
Playing single player FPS on PC on the couch on big ass TV with gamepad yes. :)
Yeah i use the Pad on my PC for most games, only online stuff as it is a no win situation.
What PC spec is this running on?
Commented on 2014-08-19 16:35:56 In reply to Deckard
2033: i5 4670K @ 4.0 GHz, 8 Go RAM, Windows 7 64, Nvidia Geforce GTX 780 MSI OC.

Last Light: Intel i7 2700K @ 4.7 GHz, 16 Go DDR3 1600 MHz, 2x NVidia GTX 680 SLI.
Commented on 2014-08-19 16:40:12 In reply to Driftwood
Posted by Driftwood
Playing single player FPS on PC on the couch on big ass TV with gamepad yes. :)
Man that sounds nice. :)
Commented on 2014-08-19 17:07:53
Is it worth getting the Redux versions if I already have the originals on PC? Does Last Light look significantly better (I'm guessing 2033 does)?
Commented on 2014-08-19 17:35:57 In reply to jenesuispasbavard
Like I said in the article, 2033 looks slightly better and runs a lot better. As for Last Light, as I implied, other than the presence of the DLC and the few minor additions to gameplay, it's the very same game.
Commented on 2014-08-19 17:54:00
can we get some ps4 and xbone videos please?
Commented on 2014-08-19 17:58:10 In reply to Doom_Bringer
...

Seriously you guys, learn how to read.
Commented on 2014-08-19 18:12:15
Nice
Commented on 2014-08-19 18:21:10 In reply to Driftwood
Posted by Driftwood
...

Seriously you guys, learn how to read.
right
Commented on 2014-08-19 18:24:51 In reply to Doom_Bringer
As for X1, there may be a chance we get a code, but if that happens, it will probably be around launch.
Commented on 2014-08-19 20:02:15
Does Last Light perform better with the updated engine? Or is it really exactly the same besides DLC's.
Commented on 2014-08-19 20:51:16 In reply to user82
I'm not sure, Miguel took care of it.
Commented on 2014-08-19 23:50:00
I might get 2033 Redux, even though I own both games already. I've got the complete edition of Last Light, and with the way you put it, don't think it's worth getting.
Commented on 2014-08-21 05:11:20
What a sad gen this is turning out to be, the generation of remakes. I loved this game, most atmospheric game since HL2, but wow, I can barely tell where the graphics updates are. Rebuilt with X engine or not, this is a lame cash in.

I guess the industry has noticed the ROI on these things is massive. On the other hand, I guess it's good if you haven't played the series yet, or you played on consoles :|
Commented on 2014-08-21 18:51:21 In reply to Driftwood
Thanks alot for the info, sorry for the late reply work ruining my gaming!

Cheers

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