Final Fantasy 15 is coming to PC next year

todayAugust 21, 2017

share close

With 4K support and Nvidia Gameworks.

Final Fantasy 15 will soon be freed from its console prison. Today at Gamescom, Square Enix announced that the brotrip is heading to PC early next year, complete with all DLC and updates. And for waiting so long, we’ll be getting the highest-end version of the game. Hopefully it won’t be another Final Fantasy 13 disaster, then.

Square Enix’s Hajime Tabata boasts that it’s “the most beautiful and highest quality version of Final Fantasy 15 thanks to it being developed on our new version of the Luminous Engine.” Tabata also claims that Nvidia—it’s a Gameworks title—are soothsaying magicians.

“We still see Nvidia as people who look to the future of gaming. What I really love about them is that they have this vision of what they want to do with the tech five and ten years into the future. The CEO is looking 100 years into the future, and I think in 100 years time he’ll still be alive and kicking. The Nvidia team is basically a modern day group of magicians. For a game like Final Fantasy 15 which relies on showing off a world, it’s such a useful piece of technology they can give us.”

Nvidia’s involvement means Final Fantasy 15 will get to use TurfEffects for realistic grass simulation, Hairworks for realistic hair, Flow for liquid and smoke simulation, fancy ambient occlusion and advanced shadow algorithms. Essentially, it should look lovely, if you’ve got a meaty rig to run it on. It will also support Nvidia’s Ansel photography tool, so you can try to outdo Prompto when it comes to the holiday snaps.

Final Fantasy 15 is due out early 2018, but in the meantime, why not drool over some very pretty screenshots?



Written by: New Generation Radio

Rate it

Previous post


Don’t Worry, Ben Affleck Will ‘Continue to Be Batman’

  In case you were worried we were doomed to several more months of “Is Ben Affleck Still Playing Batman?,” don’t be. A representative insists the Justice League star will “continue to be Batman as long as the studio will have him.” The clarification comes after Casey Affleck renewed doubt about his older brother’s future in the DC Extended Universe while promoting his supernatural drama A Ghost Story. Asked about […]

todayAugust 20, 2017

Similar posts


Google Phone update makes it even easier to message businesses

Google Phone used to be a pretty basic dialer app when it came out, but it has greatly enhanced its capabilities and feature set over the past couple of years. It now offers call recording, spam and fraud caller detection, Automatic Call Screen, and much more. In its most recent […]

todayJune 21, 2021

Post comments (0)

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

[wpens_easy_newsletter firstname="no" lastname="no" button_text="Εγγραφή"]