Throughout a pre-Gamescom 2023 press briefing, NVIDIA introduced that Half-Life 2 RTX is now in growth. The undertaking is being dealt with by 4 of the highest Half-Life 2 modding groups, who’ve been approached by NVIDIA and have determined to return collectively as Orbifold Studios to remaster the sport with the RTX Remix creator toolkit that they acquired in early entry.
Identical to Portal Prelude: RTX, it will help ray tracing, DLSS 3, and RTX IO. We’ve got already seen a work-in-progress Half-Life 2 path tracing mod made with RTX Remix, however that is on one other stage, as you may see within the picture gallery beneath.
The remaster’s undertaking has simply began, although, and the staff is awaiting reinforcements. If , head to nvidia.com/HalfLife2RTX to affix the hassle.
In the course of the Q&A portion of the press briefing, I requested if there have been any updates on the general public availability of the RTX Remix creator toolkit. RTX Remix Product Supervisor Nyle Usmani replied that NVIDIA will proceed to supply early entry to an increasing number of creators, identical to they’re doing with this undertaking, however there isn’t any ETA on a public launch but.
Half-Life 2 RTX is simply one of many many bulletins shared by NVIDIA at Gamescom 2023, equivalent to DLSS 3.5, newly introduced RTX/DLSS video games, newly introduced GeForce NOW video games, and enhancements to the Avatar Cloud Engine (ACE) powered by NeMo SteerLM.