WWith the current generation about to end shortly, developers across the industry have been bringing the PS4 and Xbox One to their absolute limits. And as is the case at the end of each console generation, that has resulted in some really excellent games and innovative achievements in the achievement.
2019 has been a year that has seen many games show excellence in this area, and here we will recognize what we think the fifteen most attractive games of the year have, before choosing a winner from that group who turned head and shoulders for On top of all the others.
NOTE: The nominees and the winner were decided by an internal vote held among all TecNoticias staff.
the Gears of war The franchise has never ceased to be visually impressive, and with Gears 5, That trend continued. From frozen lakes to red deserts, the game took us through some really impressive places, places that came to life thanks to a combination of strong art and an impressive technical base to support it. Gears 5 It is another example of a first party studio that stands out for taking full advantage of a console.
RESIDENT EVIL 2
Recreating the iconic locations of the original RE2 It must have been a daunting task, but Capcom did it with great success. The dark and claustrophobic corridors, the immaculate level of detail in the environments and in the zombies, the excellent lighting, the expressive facial models and the animations, all came together to offer one of the best games of the year.
Not once has Hideo Kojima worked on a game that has not exceeded the limits with its images, and although Stranded death It is very different from his other works, that, at least, has not changed. Taking the Decima engine from Guerrilla Games and optimizing it further, Kojima delivered a visual beast in Death Stranded It is a game that is not only technically impressive, but also has, in the style of Kojima, some of the most amazing images we have seen in a game in a long time.
KOMBAT MORTAL 11
It's hard to believe that NetherRealm Studios did Mortal Kombat 11 using a previous generation engine, a very modified version anyway. Why Mortal Kombat 11 It is absolutely impressive. Every inch of the game is full of details, shine and polish. The fighter takes every opportunity he has to proudly display broken bones or shocking sources of blood, and his images constantly ensure that these things are done justice.
REDUCCIN DE MUERTOS 2 (PC)
Red Dead Redemption 2 It was released on PS4 and Xbox One last year, offering one of the best gaming experiences we've had in years, and this year, PC players also had it in their hands. Now, this is a game that already had some of the most impressive images that you could expect when I came out on the consoles, so it is not surprising that in much more powerful PC hardware, it is one of the most attractive games to date.
Leaving behind the claustrophobic underground stage of the first two games of the series, subway exodus He took us on a trip through post-apocalyptic Russia. Fortunately, he retained the inclination of the series to overcome the limits with his images. From hard deserts to snowy areas, creepy forests and more, exodus He gave life to his desolate surroundings and looked wonderfully.
A PEST STORY: INNOCENCE
It's hard to believe that a game that looks as good as A plague tale: innocence It was made by such a small team. It will not be an exaggeration to say that The tale of a plague visual elements can face face to face with the best of the best in AAA space. From the details in the environments to the detailed facial models, not to mention the excellent artistic design, A plague tale Impress with your images from beginning to end.
RAGE 2 It has problems in many areas, many of which are too prominent to ignore, but the only area where the game achieves an almost unequivocal success is its graphics. Its colorful and vibrant post-apocalyptic world, in stark contrast to the opaque and monotonous brown tones of its predecessor, adds a real spark to the visual identity of the game, while combat always looks explosive and catholic, in the true fashion of Avalanche Up close, things like facial models don't look so good, but in general, RAGE 2 It is a very attractive game.
STAR WARS JEDI: ORDER EACH
It's been a while since we played a single player legitimately good Star Wars game, but Respawn Entertainment finally delivered the products this year with Jedi Star Wars: Fallen Order, A game that looks as good as it is played. This is a series that has taken us to countless wonderful places throughout the years, and Fallen order He did that too, with each of these places brought to life with impressive images. Most importantly, I managed to nail that one Star Wars visual aesthetics, which made it feel like a truly authentic experience.
THE DIVISIN 2
Division 2 It caused a change on the stage, when we moved away from the snowy New York to Washington DC much greener and summery, and as with the first game, Ubisoft Massive recreated the location in an excellent way. Full of ingenious interior places and immense attention to detail everywhere, Division 2 It really stood out from a visual perspective.
We hope the Remedy games show us some strange images and sounds, but they really outdid themselves with Control. The Oldest House was full of really impressive images, and each new room had something unique to show. Even during combat, Control Telekinetic chaos was a sight to behold. The game had great success in the performance department, but from a pure visual point of view, it is a truly impressive achievement.
THE DEVIL CAN CRY 5
Resident Evil 2 It was not the only game that showed the wonders of RE Engine this year. The long awaited the devil can cry 5 It also brought the series back to fame, captivating the public in almost every possible way, even with its images. From demons to environments to animations, Devil May Cry 5's The graphics really represent Capcom at its best.
Supermassive games have earned a good reputation for developing great looking games, and although Medan man It may not have been as well received as Until sunrise, His visuals were praised unanimously. I captured the aesthetics of the kind of horror he was doing very well, and the fact that the game's impressive graphics contributed greatly to that cannot be ignored.
NEED FOR HEAT SPEED
Need for fast heat It was, after a long time, a step in the right direction for the franchise. But while Need for speed He has had several problems over the years, the graphics have never been one of them, and Hot I didn't break the trend. The car models look great, Palm City is beautiful and visually diverse, and driving around the city at night is a real visual pleasure. Do not leave you breathless, but still deserves much praise.
KINGDOM HEARTS 3
Kingdom Hearts 3 it was a wonderful celebration of everything related to Disney, with characters from Toy Story, Frozen, Monsters Inc, and many others crossing in a single experience. It is surprising that each of these properties, with its distinct appearance and visual personality, looks equally excellent in a single game. From the cold world of Frozen, to the color of Toy history, to the contrasting realism of Pirates of the Caribbean, Kingdom Hearts 3 It was consistently impressive in the image department.
RED DEATH REDENCIN 2 PC
Red Dead Redemption 2 I had many problems on the PC at launch, it still has some, but nobody can say that from a purely visual perspective, it is an absolute beast. Taking an excellent-looking game and putting it in much more powerful hardware is an exciting perspective, and Red dead 2 show why. Whether you're camping in the desert under the stars or walking through the bustling streets of Saint Denis, whether you're galloping across a vast undulating green plain or trudging down a mountain through the snow to the waist, in the big moments and the little one Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC constantly delights and surprises with its impressive images.