Hitman 3 is out now, marking Agent 47’s debut on next-generation console hardware. Players lucky enough to have a PS5 or Xbox Series X|S are wondering if they’ll be able to see the game at its best via ray tracing support. Of course, PC owners are thinking the same thing. So, does Hitman 3 have ray tracing? Here’s the need-to-know on this realistic lighting implementation.
Does Hitman 3 have ray tracing on PC?
Before the introduction of ray tracing, including Nvidia’s RTX on PC, a lot of people underestimated how much difference lighting could make to a scene. Now that they’ve seen RT enabled, however, there’s no going back.
Hitman 3 will support ray tracing on PC “later in 2021.” Although RT isn’t available on the release day, developer IO Interactive has stated that it will be added via a free update after the launch of the game.
IOI made the announcement alongside the reveal that it’s partnering with Intel on the PC version, back in November of last year.
Does Hitman 3 have ray tracing on consoles?
Does Hitman 3 have ray tracing on PS5?
Yes, Hitman 3 has ray tracing on PS5. PlayStation 5 gamers can see the new Hitman game with the best possible lighting effects by enabling RT.
Does Hitman 3 have ray tracing on Xbox Series X|S?
Hitman 3 features ray tracing on both the Xbox Series X and the Xbox Series S. Owners of either next-gen Xbox Series X|S console can enjoy playing the latest Hitman title with real-time lighting effects.
Does Hitman 3 have ray tracing on PS4 and Xbox One?
To get ray tracing in Hitman 3 on a console, players must own one of the next-generation machines. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One do not support RT, but those versions are eligible for a free next-gen upgrade.
With or without ray tracing, Hitman 3 is one of the series’ best entries — check out the Game Revolution review to see why.