A next-gen enhanced edition for Metro Exodus has been introduced for PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X, and ray-tracing succesful PCs. This shall be supplied as a free improve for all present house owners of Metro Exodus.
The PS5 and XSX console variations of Metro Exodus Enhanced Version will run at 4K/60 FPS, whereas the Xbox Sequence S will goal 1080p/60 FPS. All variations will use ray traced lighting and world illumination, throughout each the bottom recreation and DLC expansions. Textures shall be rendered at 4K, and loading instances shall be lowered. There shall be a couple of platform particular options, too, akin to a spatial audio system for Xbox and haptic assist for the PS5’s DualSense controller.
The PC model, in the meantime, would require a ray tracing appropriate GPU as commonplace. In addition to all of the enhancements seen within the console variations, the PC improve additionally has superior ray traced reflections and assist for Nvidia’s DLSS 2.0 know-how. Since these modifications imply it’s basically totally different from the unique model, it is going to be added to your Steam/EGS/GoG library as a brand new, separate recreation.
No particular dates have been introduced for launch, however the PC model is slated for Spring 2021 and the console model later this 12 months. As well as, Metro Exodus shall be made accessible on Mac in March, and on Linux a bit of later within the 12 months.
When you’re simply catching up on the sport, check out our Metro Exodus evaluation. And if the Enhanced Version is the place you may be leaping on, make sure you test our information of what it’s good to know earlier than enjoying. Unsurprisingly, Metro Exodus is a looker, and the present model is already a recreation that may take advantage of your graphics card.
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Leisure Author.