Games and Graphics

by David Coombes, posted Sep 27 2013

This week Valve announced SteamOS targeting the living room and big screen TVs. Engineers from Valve and NVIDIA have spent a lot of time collaborating on a common goal for SteamOS: to deliver an open-platform gaming experience with superior performance and uncompromising visuals directly on the big screen.

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Games and Graphics, Tegra Developer Stories

by David Coombes, posted Sep 23 2013

TickTock Games recently ported the PS3 game BurnZombieBurn to Nvidia Shield.  In this article Arden Aspinall explains how they did it.

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GameWorks, GeForce Developer Stories

by David Coombes, posted Sep 09 2013

Winner of 10 E3 awards, HAWKEN is a Free-to-Play online FPS developed by Adhesive. Built using the Unreal Development Kit (UDK), it features giant robots fighting in a ruined city.  The video below shows a HAWKEN demo level that we showed at GDC 2013 and other events. We designed it from the ground up to be completely destructible and support multiplayer. We used APEX Destruction to create buildings with walls that crumble, leaving thousands of GPU rigid bodies strewn about the level. Here...

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by Eric Foo, posted Sep 04 2013

Made available on August 29th, the latest NVIDIA SHIELD Software Update 59 adds support for Tegra developer tools, CPU sampling profiler (Tegra Profiler) and GPU analysis (PerfHUD ES), solidifying SHIELD’s position as the premiere platform for Android gaming and graphics development. Future OTA updates to SHIELD will continue to improve support for these tools.

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CUDA, Debugging, DirectX, Nsight, OpenGL, Visual Studio, Windows 8

by Eric Foo, posted Aug 26 2013

The NVIDIA Developer Tools team is proud to announce the final release of NVIDIA® Nsight™ Visual Studio Edition 3.1, an application development platform for heterogeneous systems. This new release officially supports Visual Studio 2012, Direct3D 11.1, (OpenGL) bindless graphics and CUDA® 5.5. Please note that this release of Nsight™ Visual Studio Edition requires NVIDIA Display Driver Release 319 or newer.

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