Since 2018, NVIDIA RTX technologies are revolutionizing the way consumers play and create with ray tracing and AI-driven technologies, including DLSS. As of today, more than 500 games and applications are supporting NVIDIA RTX technologies. To celebrate this milestone, NVIDIA is launching the RTX 500.
In addition, NVIDIA today released a new Game Ready Driver to support, among others Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III Season 1, Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition and Update 2.1. The new driver also provides day-one support for THRONE AND LIBERTY and Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora.
500 RTX games and apps: IT’S ON!
RTX includes an ecosystem of technologies that make high-performance, high-fidelity gaming a reality. Ray Tracing, powered by dedicated RT cores, brings immersive and realistic lighting and reflections to games. NVIDIA DLSS, enabled by Tensor Cores, enables industry-leading AI graphics acceleration, delivering up to 5 times faster performance in Cyberpunk 2077.
Today NVIDIA celebrates a milestone that took years to achieve: five hundred #RTXON games and applications!
Gamers have embraced RTX technologies at an impressive pace, with 87 million hours of RTX games played each week. 97% of gamers play Cyberpunk 2077 on GeForce RTX 40-series GPUs with RTX ON. Other major titles will follow with NARAKA:BLADEPOINT by 98%, Minecraft With RTX at 99%, Alan Wake 2 by 99% and Diablo IV by 96%.*
To celebrate, NVIDIA is giving away twenty $500 Green Man Gaming gift cards that can be spent on RTX or any of the games and DLC expansions their giant store offers. Gamers can also win #RTXOn keycaps from NVIDIA through December. CD PROJECT RED is also participating and giving away something very special to spend RTX 500 and Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition celebrating. Follow the official Twitter account of Cyberpunk 2077 for more information.
‘Tis the Season for Call of Duty Modern Warfare III, Get Game Ready
Season 1 for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III and Call of Duty: Warzone will go live in early December. This is led by the arrival and integration of Call of Duty: Warzone™ and the new Urzikstan “Big Map,” along with three all-new Core 6v6 Multiplayer Maps, additional maps and modes, and an impressive selection of free and premium content, including free functional weapons. GeForce gamers are Game Ready with this new driver.
In any mode, GeForce gamers can speed up frame rates with AI-driven DLSS 3 or maximize image quality with DLAA. And gameplay becomes even more responsive thanks to the inclusion of NVIDIA Reflex in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III.
Add on December 6 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III and Call of Duty: Warzone Full Ray Tracing & NVIDIA DLSS 3.5 with Ray Reconstruction added to pre-game lobby. This driver supports these updates.
|Game Ready for Cyberpunk 2077 Ultimate Edition and Update 2.1
CD PROJECT RED recently released Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition, featuring the base game and the acclaimed spy thriller expansion Phantom Liberty, plus every update, in-game add-on and all improvements released since the game’s original launch in 2020. Gamers should use this driver to get the most out of full ray tracing, DLSS 3.5 with Ray Reconstruction, Reflex and more in Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition.
Also coming up on December 5 Cyberpunk 2077 Update 2.1 out. A free update for all players with new gameplay content and technical improvements that further enhance image quality, immersion and realism. Cyberpunk 2077‘s Ray Tracing: Overdrive Mode leaves Preview status with improved image quality and new features; DLSS Ray Reconstruction can now be used when activating ray-traced reflections, as part of a preset or when configuring custom settings, allowing more gamers to take advantage of the incredible RT improvements.
|DLSS gaming news this week includes:Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III adds pre-game Full Ray Tracing on December 6 & NVIDIA DLSS 3.5 with Ray Reconstruction. GeForce RTX gamers can activate pre-game full ray tracing in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III and Call of Duty: Warzone, allowing you to see your characters, skins, vehicles and weapons in a whole new light.Call of Duty: Warzone Season 1: Urzikstan launches with DLSS 3 on Dec. 6. NVIDIA DLSS 3, NVIDIA DLSS 2, NVIDIA DLAA, NVIDIA Reflex and NVIDIA Image Scaling are now supported in all modes, giving GeForce RTX gamers the ultimate PC experience.Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition – Update 2.1 will be delivered Dec. 5, along with Cyberpunk 2077: Ultimate Edition, making the two versions equal. This major update for the incredible game is packed with content and new technical improvements for PC players. All versions of Cyberpunk 2077 support full ray tracing, NVIDIA DLSS 3.5 Ray Reconstruction, NVIDIA DLSS 3 Frame Generation, DLSS 2 Super Resolution and NVIDIA Reflex.
|More Game Ready goodies and upgrades:
The new Game Ready Driver adds support for seven new G-SYNC compatible displays, including:ASUS PG49WCDASUS PG34WCDMASUS VG27AQM1ACorsair 315QHD165LG 27GR95QELG 27GR95UMPhilips 27M1N5500ZRThe new Game Ready Driver adds GeForce Experience optimal settings for 12 new games, including:ARK: Survival AscendedCall of Duty: Modern Warfare IIICities: Skylines 2Football Manager 2024For The King IIFoxholeGhostrunner 2Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His NameRoboCop: Rogue CityThe FrontThe InvincibleThe Lord of The Rings: Return to Moria