QuakeCon 2021 is formally a go, and the annual festivities kicked off at the moment with the return of the original Quake experience, solely now it is even higher. Shortly after Quake Remastered leaked on the Microsoft and Nintendo storefronts, Bethesda confirmed that the improved model of the sport will not be solely on the way in which — it is already right here!
So what’s the new enhanced Quake expertise, and the place is it accessible? The improved model of Quake is obtainable beginning at the moment on PlayStation 5, Xbox Collection X/S (by way of backwards compatibility), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Change. For these taking part in on a PS5 or Collection X, anticipate a 4K expertise at 120 FPS “available soon” as a free improve. The replace is totally free to improve to the remastered model for individuals who personal the sport on Steam.
As an entire, the brand new and improved Quake goals to stay genuine to the unique model, simply with updates throughout the board concerning audio and visuals. With resolutions as much as 4K and widescreen help, the improved fashions, dynamic lighting, anti-aliasing, depth of discipline modifications, and the unique soundtrack from 9 Inch Nails’ frontman Trent Reznor all compiles to be an epic journey.
Have buddies operating the sport on totally different platforms? No worries. Bethesda additionally confirmed that gamers might take to the 4-player on-line expertise collectively it doesn’t matter what, because of crossplay, or they will merely make the most of native split-screen. Crossplay applies to all platforms, permitting gamers to get pleasure from both devoted server help or peer-to-peer for custom matches.
However wait, there’s extra. Quake additionally comes with the unique growth packs along with MachineGames’ Dimension of the Previous DLC and a model new expertise referred to as Dimension of the Machine. To study extra, take a look at the total reveal proper here! You can too take a look at the full QuakeCon schedule here to study what different panels and divulges are on the way in which.