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AMD makes cryptic statement about future of Mantle

AMD will be talking more about the future of Mantle at GDC later this week, which is all for the best because their latest statement about the graphics API is quite vague.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Mar 2015 | 5

Deus Ex Universe gets a hirsute GDC presentation

At last, it’s confirmed that Deus Ex Universe will feature people with hair in it.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Feb 2015 | 4

AMD release special edition driver – The AMD Catalyst Omega

These new drivers are “special” according to AMD.
The latest driver update from AMD is a little unusual, so much so that they have their own special name: AMD Catalyst Omega.

By Paul Younger | 9 Dec 2014 | 1

AMD 14.11.2 Beta drivers released for Far Cry 4, Dragon Age: Inquisition

With Far Cry 4 and Dragon Age: Inquisition both available today (in the US at least,) AMD has released new Catalyst 14.11.2 beta drivers promising tip-top optimisation in those games.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Nov 2014 | 1

AMD walk back from claims that Windows 7 won’t get DirectX 12

Towards the end of last week, it emerged that AMD’s Richard Huddy (their “gaming scientist”) had made some statements at an event called PDXLAN regarding DirectX 12.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Nov 2014 | 4

New Catalyst 14.11.1 driver for Advanced Warfare and Assassin’s Creed Unity released

The AMD crew have kicked out a new Catalyst beta driver for a couple of new titles.

By Paul Younger | 11 Nov 2014 | Comments Off

Sniper Elite 3 gets AMD Mantle support

Sniper Elite 3 is the latest game to get support for AMD’s Mantle API.

By Tim McDonald | 2 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

FIFA 15 PC: Smooth 60fps with AMD and Nvidia Guide

As part of the IncGamers FIFA 15 review process, I’ve had to dick around with various in-game and third party settings to obtain smooth 60fps gameplay.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | 25

Thief patch improves Mantle support

The latest Thief patch has improved the game’s Mantle support. That’s AMD Mantle, not mantling.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Aug 2014 | 2

AMD Gaming Evolved Client 4.0 Released

AMD and Raptr’s nifty gaming utility Gaming Evolved with build in recording and streaming is updated following the beta test.

By Paul Younger | 28 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

AMD Catalyst 14.6 drivers offer improvements for Watch Dogs and more

The AMD Catalyst 14.6 drivers are now available for all AMD users and there’s performance improvements for numerous new titles.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Battlefield Hardline, Dragon Age Inquisition to support AMD’s Mantle

A few more games will be supporting AMD’s Mantle application programming interface (API) in future, according to the company.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

AMD launches a Mantle SDK beta for interested developers

Though access is somewhat limited at present, AMD is now providing a beta version of a Software Development Kit (SDK) for its Mantle API.

By Peter Parrish | 1 May 2014 | Comments Off

AMD Catalyst 14.3 beta drivers released for Thief Mantle update

Who loves installing new GPU drivers? Everybody, obviously. It’s so much fun.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Mar 2014 | 5

Thief to get Mantle and TrueAudio support tomorrow

It’s difficult to locate the primary source this story, but both PC Gamer and PC World are reporting that Thief will get the much-touted (at least prior to the game’s release) AMD Mantle support in an update planned for 18 March.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Mantle revisited: AMD’s Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers and Battlefield 4

If you read my previous mutterings about AMD’s Mantle API and Star Swarm, you might remember that I mentioned not being able to test it out in Battlefield 4 as I didn’t own the game.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Feb 2014 | 5

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #151

This week, the IncGamers Podcast panel is very excited that Tomb Raider turned French.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | 5

New Star Swarm stress test build improves Mantle performance

Oxide Games has released an updated version of their Star Swarm stress test, for anybody with a Mantle-compatible AMD card who wants to test out the API for free.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Feb 2014 | Comments Off