Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Ubisoft's Scalar Cloud Technology Aims For Larger Game Worlds

"Larger game worlds?" Like Assassin's Creed and Far Cry games aren't big enough already.

The tech runs components of Ubisoft's game engines, such as audio, physics and AI, as individual systems in the cloud, spreading the work across "a potentially unlimited number of machines," according to the publisher. Ubsioft claims games using Scalar will be able to leverage a "virtually infinite amount of computing power."