With Treatment’s long-awaited sequel now simply two days away from launch, the launch trailer for Alan Wake 2 has been revealed. You possibly can test it out under (or will you be stronger and keep away from any spoilers?).
Final week, the Finnish studio dropped detailed PC system necessities for Alan Wake 2. Unsurprisingly, will probably be a heavy recreation in your configurations as a consequence of its extremely superior Northlight engine-powered graphics. Not even the NVIDIA GTX 10 Collection and AMD Radeon RX 5000 Collection graphics playing cards are supported as a consequence of their lack of DirectX 12 Final’s Mesh Shaders performance.
Yesterday, NVIDIA provided a preview of the efficiency of Alan Wake 2 on its GeForce RTX 40 Collection GPUs. In response to NVIDIA, its flagship graphics card, the GeForce RTX 4090, averages 134.4 frames per second at 4K decision output with DLSS Tremendous Decision set to Efficiency and Body Technology + Ray Reconstruction additionally turned on. All these DLSS options mixed provide a 4.1x efficiency increase in comparison with native rendering.
Tatu Aalto, Lead Graphics Programmer at Treatment Leisure, mentioned in a press release:
The brand new Ray Reconstruction characteristic in DLSS 3.5 renders our totally ray-traced world extra superbly than ever earlier than, bringing you deeper into the story of Alan Wake 2.
Earlier this week, Treatment’s Communications Director Thomas Puha additionally confirmed that the sport’s PlayStation 5 and PC variations will make the most of the DualSense controller’s distinctive options, particularly haptic suggestions and adaptive triggers. Not all video games try this regardless of the shortage of any obstacles, so kudos to Treatment.
DualSense assist. For instance, “really feel” rain sample on the controller. Every weapon feels completely different on the set off, so a shotgun will probably be markedly completely different from the crossbow. You possibly can, after all, flip these items off if you need. Additionally supported on PC if you happen to use the DualSense there.
Pre-order clients can now preload the sport on consoles. The confirmed set up dimension is 85GB on PlayStation 5, 82GB on Xbox Collection S|X, and 86GB on PC (through the Epic Video games Retailer, the place it is going to be a everlasting unique provided that Epic is publishing the sport).
Take a look at Kai’s hands-on preview for our first impressions of the sport. For an summary of every thing we learn about Alan Wake 2, head to our roundup article.