Final Fantasy XV Photorealism Turned Out Better Than Expected

By   /   2 months ago
Final Fantasy XV photorealism

Final Fantasy XV is going to be released for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, as the PC version of the game has not been announced. Usually PC games have better effects, textures and image quality compared to their console counterparts. However, in the case of current generation of consoles or more specifically Final Fantasy XV photorealism on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 is better than expected, according to developers.

Speaking with IGN Final Fantasy XV’s World Art Director, Isamu Kamikokuryo, revealed that the level of Final Fantasy XV photorealism that can be achieved was far greater than expected, this is probably because of the console power of the current generation.

Also See Final Fantasy XV Dialogue Choices, Shops and New Characters Detailed.

He said that in the past the designers would create detailed concept art for the developers to re-create it in the game. However, the level of Final Fantasy XV photorealism they achieved is amazing.

In the past, we designed image boards for detailed concept art that the team would take and re-create in the game. With Final Fantasy XV, the level of photorealism that can be achieved was far greater than our expectations. When we actually went in and created the environments in the game, it ended up feeling unnatural, so we would identify those areas and make the necessary adjustments and improve on it further.

He further said that now designer only hands concept art to the developer which is then translated into a game.

There was continuous back and forth between design and production in creating this world. Until now, it was pretty much a one way conversation in which the person designing would hand something off to the person creating it in the game, but now it felt like we were engaged in a two way conversation and that was a huge change compared to past titles.

The PC version of the game has not been announced, however, according to game director, Hajime Tabata, if they make a PC port for Final fantasy XV it will be a very different project.

Final Fantasy XV is scheduled to release on September 30 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Hopefully we will get a PC port of the game in the future.

Featured Videos

Join the Conversation

Hot Right Now

Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   3 weeks ago
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter …

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   1 month ago
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   1 month ago
Insanely Priced Retro-Games

Top-10 Insanely Priced Retro Games

It goes without saying that video gaming is a luxury and an expensive hobby. While most of the...

by   /   1 month ago
Video Games Past

Why Some Video Games Should Let Go of Their Past

We all have favorite video games franchises that we so dearly love the way they are and yet we also...

by   /   2 months ago
Load More