Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition coming to Windows 10, Steam and Origin

Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition is coming to Windows 10, Steam, and Origin in early 2018. The game was released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One last year. The announcement was made today at Gamescom in Germany with a reveal trailer during a press conference by Nvidia.

The game will include a new feature called ShadowPlay Highlights, which will allow players to automatically record gameplay, edit the clips, and upload them to sites like YouTube.

Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition Graphics features:

  • NVIDIA Flow creates vivid, combustible fluid, fire and smoke.
  • NVIDIA HairWorks creates dynamic, life-like hair and fur for characters, animals, and monsters that inhabit the game.
  • NVIDIA ShadowWorks enables characters to cast shadows on themselves.
  • NVIDIA Turf Effects creates life-like grass and vegetation in the game environment.
  • NVIDIA VXAO adds depth and realism based on the physics principles shadows and light.

There is also support for both GeForce Experience capture and share tools:

  • NVIDIA Ansel, an in-game photography tool that allows gamers to compose shots from any position, adjust with post-process filters, capture HDR images in high fidelity formats, and share screenshots in 360 via a smartphone, PC or VR headset.
  • NVIDIA ShadowPlay Highlights automatically captures the player’s greatest gaming achievements in video and screenshot, enabling seamless sharing through social channels.

The upcoming Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition is the definitive version of the game. The game’s multiplayer expansion Comrades is included, as well as free updates.