The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Highlights NVIDIA HairWorks In New 37 Minute Video

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, ranks as one of the most anticipated titles of the coming year for most gamers, and at this year’s Gamescom developer CD Projekt Red brought a brand new forty minute demo to wow the crowds. Taking protagonist Geralt of Rivia from the city to the countryside, the demo introduced new enemies, new gameplay, and most importantly, the latest graphical enhancements, which have taken The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s beauty to new levels.

Amongst those enhancements is the latest iteration of NVIDIA HairWorks, part of the wider NVIDIA GameWorks family, which provides developers with powerful, advanced graphics technologies that can be quickly and easily implemented into their titles. In Witcher 3, HairWorks adds realistic hair to Geralt and other characters, and adds coats of thick, dynamic fur to the many interesting monsters that inhabit the Witcher’s world.

Following a theatre showing of the new demo, our very own Kris Rey chatted to Stan Just, CD Projekt RED's Art Director, who personally worked on the NVIDIA HairWorks implementation:

For more on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, check out the official game website, and be sure to stay tuned to for news of the other NVIDIA GameWorks technologies in this highly anticipated action role-playing game.