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Unreal Engine

World’s most open and advanced real-time 3D creation platform. Continuously evolving to serve not only its original purpose as a state-of-the-art games engine, today it gives creators across industries the freedom and control to deliver cutting-edge content, interactive experiences, and immersive virtual worlds.

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RTX Technology Showcase

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NVIDIA UE4 CUSTOM BRANCHES

NVIDIA has made it easy for game developers to add leading-edge technologies to their Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) games by providing custom UE4 branches for NVIDIA technologies on GitHub. Having custom UE4 branches on GitHub shortens the development cycle, and helps make games look more stunning.

RTX Branch

The NVIDIA RTX Branch includes enhancements to the DXR support found in UE 4.27.1. It is ideal for developers adding ray tracing to their games or applications.


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What's new in this build:


  • - Enhanced Ray Traced Translucency
  • - Ray Traced Dynamic Environment Captures
  • - RTX Direct Illumination Performance/Quality Improvements
  • - Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) Plugin Updates: Multi-GPU and v2.3.1 Support
  • - NVIDIA Reflex Plugin Updates: Added Blueprint Support
  • - NVIDIA RTX Global Illumination (RTXGI) 1.1.42 Update

GitHub Guide

Caustics Branch

The NVIDIA RTX Caustics Branch is an experimental version of our popular NVIDIA RTX Branch. It allows developers to integrate and test out features still under development.

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DLSS AVAILABLE THROUGH UE5 AND UE4

NVIDIA DLSS is a new and improved deep learning neural network that boosts frame rates and generates beautiful, sharp images for your games. It gives you the performance headroom to maximize ray tracing settings and increase output resolution. DLSS is powered by dedicated AI processors on RTX GPUs called Tensor Cores.


DLSS is now available for the first time for UE4 as a plugin, compatible with UE4.26, UE 4.27, and UE5


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NVIDIA Game Development News


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AWS Launches First NVIDIA GPU-Accelerated Graviton-Based Instance with Amazon EC2 G5g

The new Amazon EC2 G5g instances feature the AWS Graviton2 processors and NVIDIA T4G Tensor Core GPUs, to power rich android game streaming for mobile devices.

Optimize Ray Tracing with NVIDIA Nsight Graphics 2021.5 Featuring Windows 11 Support

Optimize Ray Tracing with NVIDIA Nsight Graphics 2021.5 Featuring Windows 11 Support

NVIDIA announced the latest release in Nsight Graphics, which supports Direct3D, Vulkan, OpenGL, OpenVR, and the Oculus SDK.

An Era of Digital Humans: Pushing the Envelope of Photorealistic Digital Character Creation

An Era of Digital Humans: Pushing the Envelope of Photorealistic Digital Character Creation

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Ray Tracing Updates Available through NVIDIA SDKs and the NVIDIA Branch of Unreal Engine

Ray Tracing Updates Available through NVIDIA SDKs and the NVIDIA Branch of Unreal Engine

Developers can access the latest versions of RTXGI, RTXDI, NRD, and OptiX through our SDKs and select technologies through the NVIDIA Branch of Unreal Engine.


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