With the launch of the next generation consoles hopefully not too far away, we are finally starting to see developers, publishers and console makers open up a little bit about the near future of gaming. EA and Dice are taking their turn this time, by showcasing the hair rendering capabilities of their next generation Frostbite game engine. the aim is for them to be able to produce real-time hair changing similar to movies.
Since hair is one of the hardest areas when it comes to graphics, EA and Dice have a mammoth task to take on, although to be honest judging by the tech demo videos, they are well aware of what needs to be done.
Check out the first four videos below. EA and Dice have promised some more videos in the coming weeks, that aim to showcase the capabilities of the next-generation Frostbite game engine.