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What is DirectStorage Support and how does it work in Forspoken?

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Forspoken, the latest in the long line-up of action role-playing games under Japanese video game publisher Square Enix's umbrella, has finally been released.

Developed by Luminous Productions, Forspoken is one of the most highly anticipated releases of 2023, partly due to its breathtaking visuals courtesy of the studio's in-house Luminous Engine.The multi-platform game engine was also used to power the studio's previous project, Final Fantasy XV, featuring state-of-the-art graphics, an advanced lighting model, texture work, and tesselation, creating truly awe-inspiring visuals.

Forspoken uses every advancement brought to the table with Final Fantasy XV but also features some noticeable improvements across the board.Among the major new additions to the Luminous Engine is the implementation of DirectStorage tech from Microsoft, which not only boosts in-game texture streaming during gameplay but also massively reduces loading time on modern PC hardware and the PlayStation 5.Here's everything players need to know about Microsoft's DirectStorage and how it improves the gameplay experience of Forspoken on PlayStation 5 and Windows PC.Microsoft's DirectStorage tech boosts asset streaming by side-loading the majority of that task to GPU cores.

The DirectStorage tech utilizes fast storage solutions, i.e., SSDs, that have become common on most modern PC hardware and have also been adopted on current-generation PlayStation and Xbox consoles.DirectStorage is a low-level API that eliminates the need for time-consuming decompression of assets via the CPU.

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