Assassin’s Creed 3 PC makes the most of TXAA technology, boasts nVidia

Friday, 30th November 2012 02:21 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Assassin’s Creed 3 looks pretty good on PC, and nVidia is particularly proud of how nice it appears backed up by GeForce GPUs. You get a free copy of Assassin’s Creed 3 if you pick up a GTX 600-series, so check out this video showing off the fanc-pants graphics tech which might convince you to do that.



  1. NeoSquall

    I’m still waiting for a patch or WHQL certified Nvidia driver that fixes the botched hair shaders that makes Connor and other characters have bright red, green or blue hair reflexes.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. desadoc

    I had the impression they compared their TXAA with no AA at all. In that case, a MSAA x FXAA x TXAA comparison would be more interesting… And I’m curious about how this technique relates to motion blur, memory usage and semi transparency.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. monkeygourmet

    This sums up PC gaming for me.

    You guys get better looking versions of average games…

    This is why I don’t really understand graphics whores 95% of the time.

    An average game is an average game. Consoles may hold back graphics, but not broken gameplay mechanics.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Kabby

    You can’t make sound AA comparisons using a shit quality youtube video.

    By the looks of it the video just shows AA off/AA on.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. NeoSquall

    @3 I’m sorry AC3 doesn’t titillate your gourmand tastes, but it isn’t an average game at all.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. monkeygourmet



    Okay, maybe I was being harsh.

    There was a few crappy design choices, it felt a bit dumbed down to me.

    Exactly how Fable 3 felt to me. It felt too stripped back control wise even though the world was huge, too much of a contrast to me.

    Also, why no free aim?! Totally makes hunting and ranged stealth kills shit unless you can aim yourself.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. NeoSquall

    There actually is free aim, it uses the key related to target locking in the previous games (Left Trigger in my Xbox 360 Controller for Windows).

    #7 2 years ago
  8. DuckOfDestiny

    Maybe soon they’ll release a patch or some drivers to fix the frame rate issues.

    #8 2 years ago

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