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New Video Shows How PS5 And Xbox Series X Improve Observer: System Redux's Graphics

Observer: System Redux's graphics comparison between current and next-gen also show redesigned character models.


While it's been a few months since we've seen or heard anything about Observer: System Redux, developer Bloober Team is back to show off the next-gen update.

GameSpot can exclusively reveal a brand-new graphics comparison showing what the power of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X will do to Observer. Bloober Team's lighting artist Tomasz Bentkowski helped breakdown the new visual enhancements, which include things like global illumination, high-dynamic-range and ray-tracing, volumetric lighting, and others. These enhancements create an image that is more realistically lit.

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"We've been able to create more immersive worlds with the new generation of consoles," Bentkowski said. "Thanks to this, we effectively combine an atmosphere of psychological horror and a dark cyberpunk future."

Observer: System Redux will feature a plethora of visual improvements. In addition to the various lighting enhancements, the graphics comparison reveals character model redesigns with more detailed textures, new flickering lights effects, and more.

Observer: System Redux, a definitive edition of the original version of Observer, will also ship with improved gameplay and new story content. It's slated to drop on PS5 and Xbox Series X this holiday.

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