Half-Life was given a pleasant coat of contemporary paint with the discharge of Black Mesa just a few years in the past, but when that overhaul wasn’t sufficient then some further ray tracing may convey much more life into the traditional shooter.
Half-Life: Ray Traced is a brand new mod for the Valve-developer shooter which seeks so as to add path-traced lighting to the complete sport. The teaser trailer, which you’ll be able to see beneath, does a very good job of exhibiting how dramatic these adjustments might be, reworking the sport’s memorable opening right into a a lot gloomier affair, whereas additionally bringing out new highlights in a few of the sport’s out of doors sections.
The developer, sultim_t, beforehand labored on an identical mod for Critical Sam and is constructing upon some present work that was performed for ray tracing help for Half-Life. The mod will not be prepared quickly, nonetheless, with sultim_t writing, “these items, they take time,” on YouTube.
The mod can be made accessible on sultim_t’s GitHub repository, the place many different tasks have been hosted. Should you’re itching to dive into Half-Life once more, Black Mesa is a improbable remaster of the unique shooter, whereas Half-Life: Alyx is the newest entry within the sequence that makes nice use of VR.
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