AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.11.4 Hotfix

AMD has a new hotfix  available for Radeon graphics card owners. Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.11.4 brings the core driver version up to 16.40.3211. This brings a host of improvements for AMD card owners , but the big news here (and biggest reason for this driver release) is that it’s the official launch driver for Civilization VI’s DirectX 12 rendering mode. The long-awaited DX12 upgrade for the strategy game has been released today as part of the game’s Fall 2016 Update.. Besides Civ6 tuning and support, the driver release notes mention…

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AMD and Firaxis devise a “truly exceptional DirectX 12 renderer” for Civilization VI

AMD has announced that they’ve been working in a tandem with 2K and Firaxis games in order bring a fully fledged and optimized DirectX 12 gaming experience to the upcoming installment of the Civilization series i.e Civilization VI. They’re in a technical partnership with the Civilization developers in order to implement “world class DirectX 12 experience with full support for Asynchronous Compute and Explicit Multi-Adapter”. It is certain that the game will benefit hugely  owing to this venture by AMD and Firaxis as it’s all set to boast a ‘Truly exceptional DX12…

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SID MEIER’S CIVILIZATION VI ANNOUNCED

Developer Firaxis and owner Take-Two Interactive have announced Civilization VI, the next entry in the popular grand strategy game series. Arriving October 21 on PC, Civilization VI will bring new features to the series, like physically-expanding cities, more active technological and cultural research, and more. After taking on space in Beyond Earth, the series returns to its roots. Firaxis intends to retain a lot from Civilization V, but will also be introducing new gameplay elements. “Sid Meier’s Civilization VI builds on the firm foundation of the Civilization franchise, and we’ve added many…

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