NVIDIA reveals details about Portal RTX
version of Valve's
classic puzzle game with support for advanced graphics features, including full
ray tracing and NVIDIA DLSS 3. This is now slated to arrive
on December 8th, and will be offered as free DLC for all owners of the original
game (which is still on
for $0.99 for another hot minute or two). There will be a launch party
to mark the occasion, and presumably there will be cake. This will include the
chance to win some hardware to crush this with, as there will be GeForce
40-series giveaways along the way.
has all the news on the game and the party as well as system
specifications. Here's the previously released
World Premiere Trailer
showing the game in 4K with NVIDIA DLSS 3 enabled and disabled.
Here's more on the project:
Every frame of gameplay is upgraded with
stunning full ray tracing, new, hand-crafted hi-res physically-based textures,
and new, enhanced high-poly models evocative of the originals.
To achieve the stunning new look, Portal with RTX utilizes a suite of demanding
graphics techniques that are accelerated by NVIDIA DLSS technology. DLSS 3
allows 40 Series GPU users to get over a 2.8X increase in performance, making
the game incredibly smooth and responsive compared to native rendering, while 30
series GPU users will benefit from DLSS 2, bringing the game to a playable