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Alex Battaglia

Video Producer, Digital Foundry

Ray-tracing radical, Turok technophile, Crysis cultist and motion-blur menace. When not doing Digital Foundry things, he can be found strolling through Berlin examining the city for rendering artefacts.

Featured articles

Digital Foundry | Sword and Fairy 7 is the cutting-edge PC exclusive nobody's talking about

A deep story, high-end visuals, ray tracing - this is an impressive game.

Digital Foundry | The Medium on PS5 shows big differences compared to Xbox Series X

Reduced graphics settings vs higher resolution and performance.

Digital Foundry | Deathloop PS5's graphics modes compared: which is the best way to play?

The breakdown on all three options - and what ray tracing brings to the party.

Digital Foundry | Horizon Zero Dawn's PS5 upgrade delivers a nigh-on flawless 60fps

A great way to play the original game ahead of Forbidden West.

Microsoft Flight Simulator tech review: a brilliant port to Xbox Series X/S

A genuine next generation experience translates beautifully to consoles.

Digital Foundry | Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition - the ray tracing showcase tested on Xbox Series X/S

Built from the ground up for RT, but can consoles really deliver 60fps?

Digital Foundry | Unreal Engine 5: hands-on with Epic's next-gen technology

Plus a closer look at the Valley of the Ancient demo.

Digital Foundry | Resident Evil Village's PC port is disappointing and needs work

Bugs, glitches and stutters take the sheen away from a great game.

Digital Foundry | Hands-on with a fully ray traced version of Super Mario 64

The reverse-engineered PC port gets a shiny upgrade.

Digital Foundry | Inside Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition: the first triple-A ray tracing game

DF tests the first major game release that demands an RT-capable graphics card.

Digital Foundry | No, Nier Automata and The Evil Within PC aren't fixed on Game Pass

There are new features - but we'll be sticking with the Steam originals.

Digital Foundry | Horizon Zero Dawn PC revisited: is it fully fixed?

There's a dramatic improvement - but some issues remain.

Digital Foundry | PC ray tracing deep dive: Radeon RX 6800 XT vs GeForce RTX 3080

Breaking down how RT actually works - and how well AMD and Nvidia architectures compare.

Digital Foundry | Watch Dogs: Legion - essentially identical on PS5 and Xbox Series X

While Series S sees hardware ray tracing effects for the first time.

Digital Foundry | Does Nvidia ultra performance DLSS make 8K gaming viable?

A look at image quality and frame-rates on RTX 3090.

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