The Vanishing of Ethan Carter – PC vs. PS4 – Unreal Engine 3 vs. 4 Graphics Comparison
YouTuber ‘Candyland’ has released a comparison video of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter on PC and PS4. The Vanishing of Ethan Carter originally was release for PC in 2014 and based on Unreal Engine 3. The PS4 version is based on Unreal Engine 4 - PC gamers will get a free update to UE4 later. Both versions look incredible, some of the differences are in lighting and reflections. The PC footage was captured on an Intel Core i7 4770K 3.50 GHz, 16 GB DDR3 RAM and a GeForce GTX 780 Ti 3GB.
You can watch the comparison below:
The Vanishing of Ethan Carter is a first-person story-driven mystery game focused on exploration and discovery. As private detective Paul Prospero communicate with the dead to discover the fate of a missing boy and the mystery behind a dark ancient force lurking in Red Creek Valley.
The Vanishing of Ethan Carter aims to significantly evolve immersive storytelling in games
Inspired by the weird fiction, and other tales of the macabre from the early twentieth century, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter aims to significantly evolve immersive storytelling in games. While it features a private detective and quite a few mental challenges, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter is not an especially puzzle-ridden game, but rather focuses on atmosphere, mood, and the essential humanity of its characters.
Other notable Unreal Engine 4 projects include the gorgeous Absention, a new survival horror title inspired by true survival horror greats such as Resident Evil, Eternal Darkness and Silent Hill so fans can expect a mixture of mental challenge, intense gameplay, and immersive environments.
Unreal Engine forum member ‘koola‘ has recently released two screenshots from his latest project, that looked just absolutely mind-blowing, and now he has released two more images from the map and a video showcasing fully procedural ground textures. Koola mentions that big rocks come from the Epic Kite Demo.
Koola has previously delivered some hyper realistic real-time architectural visualizations using Unreal Engine 4. Taking advantage of both the power and accessibility of UE4, the results of his work have wowed colleagues and has garnered attention from the international press and the Unreal team at Epic. Earlier this year Koola became the very first recipient of the inaugural Unreal Dev Grants program, a financial development fund designed to incentivize and reward innovative projects designed in Unreal Engine 4.
Witness the making of the first-person experience ADR1FT, Three One Zero’s narrative-driven survival game that takes the genre to breathless levels. CGCloud has created an incredibly impressive new project, LondonLoft, using the Unreal Engine 4. The astounding wlakthrough can be watched here.
Acclaimed game-development studio Dontnod and publisher Focus Home Interactive, announced Vampyr, a new role-playing game powered by Unreal Engine 4 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Ad Infinitum is a first-person survival horror adventure set in a surreal world during WWI. It is built on the Unreal Engine 4 and is currently under development for the PC.
Downward is a beautiful first person parkour based, scenery open-world adventure set during the Middle Ages, after that the events depicted in the Book of Revelation of St. John took their course. ARK: Survival Evolved, is a multiplayer first person survival game coming to Early Access in June 2015, with the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions planned for 2016.
We will bring you any new information on The Vanishing of Ethan Carter update and other Unreal Engine 4 projects as soon as it becomes available.