Epic Games announced the Unreal Engine 5 graphics engine. A technical demo for the graphics engine, which runs entirely on Playstation 5, has also been released. This technical demo, which is 9 minutes long, shows the power of the graphics engine and reveals how the next generation graphics will be.
Unreal Engine 5 has been announced! The technical demo running on PS5 looks tremendous
A demo called Lumen in the Land of nanite has been released for the graphics engine running on Playstation 5. I am sure this 9-minute demo will excite you as much as we do with the details and technical success it contains. In this demo, where 60 million polygons are used for a single sculpture, there are also hundreds of these sculptures and over 60 billion polygons. In other words, we will encounter new games that look very detailed in technical terms and also fluent games.
“Reaching CGI quality and photo-realistic graphics are one of our goals in the new generation”, Epic Games also stated that they focus on meeting the needs of game development teams with their wide range. When we look at the already published demo, we see that the team created a detailed technical demo that can be reached. In addition, the video shows how successful the real-time ray tracing technology works.
Finally, let's also mention that the graphics engine will support PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, PC, PS4, Xbox One, iOS, Android and Mac platforms. In other words, in 2021 we will see many games with Unreal Engine 5. Just like the previous versions of the engine, games which developed by Unreal Engine 5 will be out after one year the release of the consoles. You can check out this published video below.