Geomerics Shows off Enlighten – The Next-Gen Lighting in Next-Gen Games


Geomerics, the company behind the video game lighting technology Enlighten, has released a new teaser trailer showcasing some of the next-gen titles Enlighten will be used on.


Battlefield 4, Star Wars: Battlefront, Need for Speed: Rivals, Mirror’s Edge, Dragon Age III: Inquisition, The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, and others. The video speaks to the growing use of better real-time lighting in games.


Enlighten Games July 2013 from Geomerics on Vimeo.


Enlighten Description:

Enlighten comprises a set of tools and runtime technology for delivering real-time global illumination on multiple platforms, including the current and next generation of consoles. Global illumination is the process of light passing through multiple bounces on its way from the source to the observer. Enlighten makes it far easier for game developers to achieve this realistic lighting effect on current and next-gen platforms like the PS4 and Xbox One, ultimatelty producing better looking, and more immersive, gaming experiences.