Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham's Comic-Con trailer is so good that you can forgive the duck murder

ESPN "delighted" by Dota 2 viewing figures; expect more eSports coverage in the future

Start building early: Landmark is on sale for the next day

Star Citizen

Star Citizen trailer shows off the Hornet and the power of 4k resolutions. Bloomin’ gorgeous

Star Citizen Roberts Space Industries

“We scale everything for the super high resolutions that will be the basis of tomorrow’s gaming experience; our assets are designed with high polycounts instead of having details baked into their textures,” write Roberts Space Industries in the blurb to their new trailer.

It sounds like a lot of marketing speak but they claim the video is “rendered 100% in-engine in real time at 4k resolution.” If that’s true and the graphics cards of the next few years can play a game looking this good then we’re in for a treat.

As well as the commercial for the Hornet, RSI detailed three variants of the craft that players can invest in.

The Hornet Ghost:

A little like Battlestar Galactica’s Blackbird, the Ghost is built to be undetected by radar. You can sneak right up on your enemy before firing off the first salvo into their fuselage.

The Hornet Tracker:

If you’re looking for a ship that’s both maneuverable and fitted out with scanners then the Tracker is the way to go. It’s built for battlefield awareness and its sensor suite lets you keep your wing updated on the space around them.

The Super Hornet:

Just look at it. This thing’s clearly been built with the school bully in mind. It’s bigger, better armoured, and packed with firepower. It even has a second seat for a radar operator.

RSI have released a brochure detailing the Hornet’s specifications.

Login or Register
1
+1
-0
UntoldAv3nGer's picture
202

Star Citizen trailers look REALLY good... let's see if the real game delivers :D

Alienware - Game VictoriousNvidia Shield - Titanfall
Cliff Harris on Gratuitous Space Battles 2: it's a

Gratuitous Space Battles 2

Cliff Harris on Gratuitous Space Battles 2: it's a "whole new world"

Something pew: Facepunch Studios is working on Riftlight, an arcade space shooter thumnnail

Something pew: Facepunch Studios is working on Riftlight, an arcade space shooter

Gear Up hits beta: put guns on goo or make invisible spider tanks  thumnnail

Gear Up hits beta: put guns on goo or make invisible spider tanks

The Often-Ending Story is a trope-addled choose your own adventure thumnnail

The Often-Ending Story is a trope-addled choose your own adventure

Get back in The Room when it comes to PC on July 28th thumnnail

Get back in The Room when it comes to PC on July 28th

TrainFever’s simulations have me hot under the collar thumnnail

TrainFever’s simulations have me hot under the collar

The nine best Kerbal Space Program mods  thumbmail

Kerbal Space Program

The nine best Kerbal Space Program mods

Cryptic letter from Vladimir Putin endorses Areal Kickstarter as it gets funded thumnnail

Cryptic letter from Vladimir Putin endorses Areal Kickstarter as it gets funded

Darkwood interactive trailer proves that flash lights are still your best friend thumnnail

Darkwood interactive trailer proves that flash lights are still your best friend

Adventurezator is a make-your-own point and click adventure game thumnnail

Adventurezator is a make-your-own point and click adventure game

Crypt of the Necrodancer trailer announces Steam Early Access release date thumnnail

Crypt of the Necrodancer trailer announces Steam Early Access release date

Ultimate General: Gettysburg Early Access review thumbmail

Ultimate General: Gettysburg

Ultimate General: Gettysburg Early Access review

Kerbal Space Program adds contracts as part of First Contract patch thumnnail

Kerbal Space Program adds contracts as part of First Contract patch

Solarix is stealth horror done just how you like it, hiding out on Kickstarter now thumnnail

Solarix is stealth horror done just how you like it, hiding out on Kickstarter now

The Hum: a first-person horror game that looks more horrifying than the name implies thumnnail

The Hum: a first-person horror game that looks more horrifying than the name implies

Payday 2 director leaves Overkill and AAA to start an indie studio and subvert genres thumnnail

Payday 2 director leaves Overkill and AAA to start an indie studio and subvert genres

Sunless Sea Early Access review thumbmail

Sunless Sea

Sunless Sea Early Access review

Steam error means The Red Solstice launches with 2 for 1 offer. Last day to take advantage thumnnail

Steam error means The Red Solstice launches with 2 for 1 offer. Last day to take advantage

Path of Exile announces one-month leagues; to cycle through multiple properties thumnnail

Path of Exile announces one-month leagues; to cycle through multiple properties

More mouths to feed: Don't Starve Together teased in prototype trailer thumnnail

More mouths to feed: Don't Starve Together teased in prototype trailer