Curious to see if the vast areas of chip dedicated to all those fancy ray tracing features of the new RTX 2000 series cards, I played around with these two things.
- Quake II Raytracing. It’s quake, it’s back, in pog form!.
Actually, it’s quite neat. Download a demo here:
- Star Wars Reflections. An Unreal engine experiment on ray-tracing:
The demo can be downloaded here, although to be honest it just looks exactly like the youtube video. They could have least let you move the camera around a bit or something:
So as well as BF5, Metro:Exodus and Tomb Raider there some use, although nothing really spectacular. It feels like they are ‘trying to make it happen’ but not sure it’s worth it.