We have recently had new information regarding Forza Horizon 5, the new driving title developed by Playground Games and that this time it will take us to travel the roads of Mexico in Xbox One, Xbox Series X / S Y Pc. With all this said, knowing that the launch of the title is set for this year, there are many details that are being given about the game, including the use of Ray-Tracing.
Developer Playground Games has spoken on the official Forza channel in one of his episodes about the development of the game, specifically in episode 3, where the issue of how the ray-tracing is being used to improve audio, thereby improving the immersion of the player in the driving experience.
According to Creative Director and Lead Audio Designer Mike Brown and Fraser Strachan respectively, Forza Horizon 5 detects objects in the world, making use of them to improve its audio, providing the game with the ability to reproduce how it would be to approach these objects, taking into account variations both in distance and in the appropriate sharpness for each case. Likewise, the environment will be of vital importance, since in urban areas the sound will bounce more pronounced as there are more elements on the screen, while in outdoor areas it will be more muffled by their absence.
Be that as it may, there are still a few months left so that we can see everything commented in motion, since, waiting to know more details about the development and the functions that Forza Horizon 5 will bring, such as the fact that it will have 60 FPS mode In the current generation consoles, we can only say that the Playground Games title will come to Xbox Series X / S, Xbox One Y Pc next November 9.
▪ Release date: 11/09/2021