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any word on any other games besides bf4 that will use mantle?

ill probably play bf4 as much as i played bf3...beat the single player in 5 hours after getting it on humble bundle then uninstalled it..
All future Frostbite 3 games will use Mantle ( Mirror's Edge, Battlefront, Need For Speed, Dragon Age, etc )

(and this is where i get anal, again)

the ONLY game that has been mentioned from either AMD or frostbite is BF 4. the others are a presumption posted in this thread earlier.

likely yes but, any "word" NO.
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Coming from a die hard nvidia fan, I hope the new card beats the titan because it will bring prices down. smile.gif

But if BF4 just plays better on AMD I'll be pissed...
Edited by USFORCES - 9/26/13 at 8:56pm
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(and this is where i get anal, again)

the ONLY game that has been mentioned from either AMD or frostbite is BF 4. the others are a presumption posted in this thread earlier.

likely yes but, any "word" NO.


"This is only the beginning"
"There are many more games on Frostbite"

Guess which ones?
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(and this is where i get anal, again)

the ONLY game that has been mentioned from either AMD or frostbite is BF 4. the others are a presumption posted in this thread earlier.

likely yes but, any "word" NO.

There was a slide that said "Frostbite 3 will natively run Mantle in Windows" or something to that effect. So if a game used the Frostbite 3 engine they'd have to go out of there way not use it I think as it would just be there by default...but, yeah no official word beyond that. Though really it is too early at this point. Official word would probably change ten times and back again. Heh, especially if Microsoft started to comment on this.

Doh! yeah that slide that every one is posting LOL
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"This is only the beginning"
"There are many more games on Frostbite"

Guess which ones?

see the video at 2:55 . all future frostbite 3 games will support Mantle. once DICE gets Mantle support for Frostbite 3 all EA games will benefit from it

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLt5RVGJfQY
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"This is only the beginning"
"There are many more games on Frostbite"

Guess which ones?

like i said the only game mentioned is BF4.

unless you have a link stating the names of other games?
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see the video at 2:55 . all future frostbite 3 games will support Mantle. once DICE gets Mantle support for Frostbite 3 all EA games will benefit from it

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLt5RVGJfQY

what games dice has in development with FB 3 is NOT saying all those games will be using mantle - like i said a presumption yes but not an "official word".
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There was a slide that said "Frostbite 3 will natively run Mantle in Windows" or something to that effect. So if a game used the Frostbite 3 engine they'd have to go out of there way not use it I think as it would just be there by default...but, yeah no official word beyond that. Though really it is too early at this point. Official word would probably change ten times and back again. Heh, especially if Microsoft started to comment on this.

Doh! yeah that slide that every one is posting LOL

ding ding ding! we have a winner!
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see the video at 2:55 . all future frostbite 3 games will support Mantle. once DICE gets Mantle support for Frostbite 3 all EA games will benefit from it

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLt5RVGJfQY
Thanks for the link. I was actually looking for a video of just that part of the presentation thumb.gif
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Don't see how this is hardware "news", just broad speculation.
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We still don't have the details of Mantle. that will be revealed at AMD Developer Summit 2013 from Nov 11 - 14. Johan Andersson of DICE is a keynote speaker. the indications are Mantle is open.

http://www.techspot.com/news/54134-amd-launches-mantle-api-to-optimize-pc-gpu-performance.html

"We've been told at the GPU14 Tech Day event that the Mantle API is open, so theoretically Nvidia could purpose the technology in their GPUs. It should also make cross-development between PC and console games a lot easier, and also more incredible for those with a high-performance AMD GPU."

See, this is what was confusing me earlier but several people have since told me that Mantle will work with GCN and GCN only. If Nvidia could repurpose it to work with their architectures then this would be great news for PC gaming in general but if it is only locked down to GCN then this is an unprecedented attempt by AMD to use their console leverage to muscle Nvidia (and everyone else) out of the PC gaming space...
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see the video at 2:55 . all future frostbite 3 games will support Mantle. once DICE gets Mantle support for Frostbite 3 all EA games will benefit from it

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLt5RVGJfQY
Thanks for the link. I was actually looking for a video of just that part of the presentation thumb.gif

funny thing is if you go to 1:56 johan specifically states he is talking about frostbite 3 NOT mantle at this point.

he is simply qualifying why frostbite would be an important player in gaming.
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