Project Cars 2 On Xbox One X Will Look "Significantly" Better Than PS4 Pro, Dev Says

The racing game will look best on Xbox One X, unless you're using a high-end PC.

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Microsoft has been saying for a while now that Xbox One X versions of multiplatform games will look and run better than any other console edition. While that remains to be seen, it looks like Project Cars 2 will at least look better running on Microsoft's Xbox One X.

Speaking to TrustedReviews, game director Stephen Viljoen said people playing on Xbox One X will see the best-looking version of the game on console. "I can't tell you exactly what all the various sliders will be at when you're on Xbox One X versus on PS4 Pro, but obviously they'll be higher [on Xbox One X], so there will be a significant, a noticeable improvement, because you have better hardware."

This is no surprise to hear, as the Xbox One X is the most powerful console ever made. According to Microsoft, it has 40 percent more power than the PS4 Pro.

While the PC edition of Project Cars 2 will look and perform the best if you have a beefy enough rig, Viljoen remarked that the Xbox One X is a "great piece of hardware." The developer is looking forward to "making the most of it," adding that Project Cars 2 will look and run better on Xbox One X than any other system out there apart from a high-end PC.

You can read the full interview here at TrustedReviews.

Project Cars 2 launches on September 22 for PC, Xbox One, and PS4. GameSpot is meeting with the developers next week and we'll have more on the game soon. For now, you can check out all the cars and all the tracks through GameSpot's new videos below.

The Xbox One X launches in November, priced at $500. Internationally, it will go for £449, €499, CA$599, and AU$649.

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willps3

Enjoy your 4k games, they will look amazing. I will be enjoying my pleasant gaming under a tree shade by the lake playing Zelda BOTW on my Nintendo Switch. Ahhhh...

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Bizzno

@willps3: lol good stuff. I'll enjoy both

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FreeRyu

@willps3: Still stuff ya havent done in that game?

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darksouls

This comment section is great

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Chubby170

The graphics may be great, but the game will still be as boring as the first one!

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KhanWasHere

Just to prove there are no actual Sony like bots. I employ you to "upvote" this comment if you are looking forward to the new Xbox One X.

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Bizzno

@khanwashere: implore*

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HippyTrippy

Get rekt!









But nah, I'll stay on my PC, it's been more affordable in the long run.

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Zicoroen

Thanks, Captain Obvious. Coming up next: Star Wars Battlefront 2, Middle Earth: Shadow of War, Assassin's Creed Origins, Destiny 2, Wolfenstein 2, Metro Exodus, Anthem, Red Dead Redemption 2...

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jerjef

@Zicoroen: I'm skeptical about Destiny 2. Activision and Bungie are so deep in Sony's pocket they're fondling asian testicles.

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KhanWasHere

@jerjef: I thought those were marbles. Now I have to wash my hands.

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Zicoroen

@jerjef: LOL.