New Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart PC Update Enables Ray-Tracing for Compatible AMD GPUs; Bug Fixes & Presentation Improvements

Insomniac Games and Nixxes Software have announced that the former’s action-adventure title, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, has been updated on PC, now enabling ray-tracing for compatible AMD GPUs, as well as remedying bugs and improving the visuals. 

You can view the full quoted patch notes for version update 1.808.0.0

  • Enabled ray-tracing for compatible AMD GPUs when using AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition
  • Visual improvements to some ray-traced reflections and ray-traced shadows
  • Resolved a crash that occurred when playing the game on legacy CPUs.
  • Fixed corrupted text that could appear on waypoints in rare cases.
  • Addressed visual corruption in UI screens that could occur on some AMD and Intel GPUs
  • Corrected visual corruption in Newsprint and Home Move rendering modes
  • Armor list no longer jumps back to the top after selecting an armor item.
  • Various bug fixes, stability improvements and optimizations.

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart sees many gameplay elements from Ratchet & Clank 2016, a reboot of the series. However, players will be able to control a new character, a female Lombax, who most will ship with Rachet soon.

Players will have access to a range of weapons and gadgets that will allow them to take down the many threats that the team faces. Furthermore, the game takes advantage of the Dualsense controller utilizing its haptic feedback.

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is also available on PlayStation 5.

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