Atomic Coronary Heart’s Latest Trailer Shows Its Ray Tracing Skills

robots! Meat! Meaty robots! Robo-worms! Much like Swirly Giant Hero 6! Upcoming Soviet sci-fi FPS Atomic Coronary Coronary heart seems to be full of bizarre, largely robotic issues that wish to kill you, and its newest trailer exhibits off all of the ray-traced reflections and particle results you’ll be able to admire whereas they do it. We have seen lots of this earlier than, however it does not look half as fairly, and now in 4K, when you can deal with that. I am involved about my poor 1080p-level GPU, although at the least there’s additionally not too long ago introduced DLSS 3 help.

There you’re, then. Shiny.

Builders Mundfish launched the trailer throughout Nvidia’s CES 2023 present, the place additionally they introduced DLSS 3 help for 33 upcoming video games, together with Atomic Coronary Coronary heart. That ought to imply a pleasant body fee increase for anybody with an RTX graphics card.

It is at all times onerous to know the way a sport will play till it is underneath your fingers, however Atomic Coronary coronary heart seems to be like an important sport. It is set in a world the place the Soviet Union prospered on the novelty of “polymer injections,” which is pretty much as good an excuse as any for permitting you to shoot lightning bolts out of your palms and telekinetically hurl enemies. All of it provides as much as an intriguing mixture of unprecedented Russian aesthetics with BioShock-like plasmid powers. I wish to spray some bizarre white goo on robots and I am not ashamed to say it.

Hardswaremen James interviewed Mundfish final yr, after they stated they aspire to “reinvent as many elements of sport design as attainable” in hopes of not making a BioShock clone. I get the impression they do not prefer it when individuals say BioShock as a lot as they do after they watch Atomic Coronary coronary heart, however come on, he is received unusual powers in his arms and an outrageous seemingly utopian floating metropolis.

We’ll be capable of admire extra ray-traced robots very quickly, when Atomic Coronary coronary heart goes on sale on February 21.