The Witcher 3 Comparison Screenshots Between Final Version & VGX Trailer
NeoGAF’s member ‘JoeLT‘ shared a set of images comparing the final version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt to VGX trailer from 2013. The smoke effects are the ones that received the biggest downgrade and as CD Projekt admitted those would had too much for any PC to handle. Particle effects are also fewer, and the lighting system seems to have taken a hit as well.
You can view the screenshots below, the VGX are first followed by the final.
The final build of The Witcher 3 reveals fewer particle effects and a different lighting system, while the smoke effects are the ones taking the biggest hit.
There’s a way of improving the grass quality in The Witcher 3, as well as improving performance by making a few adjustments in the ini files. There’s also a workaround on how to run HairWorks on AMD GPUs without crippling performance, which enables AMD GPU users to enjoy The Witcher 3 with the HairWorks setting enabled and actually getting better performance than GeForce users not using a Maxwell architecture Nvidia GPU.
We have recently provided some beautiful 4K screenshots of the PC version of the game as well as some 4K gameplay footage that showcases the beautiful graphics that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt can provide at Ultra High-Definition at it Ultra Settings.
The Witcher 3 is available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. We will bring you any new information on The Witcher 3 as soon as it becomes available. Be sure to check out our previous coverage for more information on The Witcher 3, here and here.