NVIDIA and Capcom Introduce Lost Planet – The First DirectX 10 Game Demo
NVIDIA Corporation one of the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies worked closely with Capcom to bring the hit Xbox 360 action shooter to the PC, providing technical expertise and GeForce 8 Series graphics processing units (GPUs) for development and testing. Lost Planet is in NVIDIA’s The Way Its Meant To Be Played program. Lost Planet will feature Extreme High Definition (XHD) support with up to 2560×1600 resolution, higher resolution special effects, and improved lighting and shadows.
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition is the first game demo that takes advantage of NVIDIA GeForce 8 Series DirectX 10-compatible graphics processors. DirectX 10 games running on GeForce 8-series GPUs will deliver rich, realistic scenes, increased character detail and shadow effects, and more lifelike animations. The final version of the game is scheduled for release in North America on June 26th, 2007.