Digital Foundry Face-offs

Dragon Quest 11 on Switch: a beautifully executed, smart conversion

The port is exceptional - and there are brand new features too.

The Witcher 3 on Switch: a close-up look at a mobile miracle

A stunning handheld achievement, but does the docked experience hold up?

Metro Exodus DLC takes its ray tracing to the next level

The Two Colonels tech adds extra realism to the traditional Metro aesthetic.

Rebellion's Sniper Elite 3 Switch port hits the target

Scoping out some impressive conversion work.

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair: spotless on Switch, superb elsewhere

Making Nintendo's console hybrid the lead platform pays dividends.

Stress-testing the Modern Warfare beta: cross-play, performance and more

Xbox One, PS4, PC - tested individually and together.

Divinity Original Sin 2 on Switch is the perfect handheld complement to the PC game

The cross-save mechanic is superb - but does the port itself hold up?

Borderlands 3 delivers solid performance on PS4 and Xbox One

Both run more smoothly than PS4 Pro's 30fps mode.

Borderlands 3: what's up with console frame-rates?

Xbox One X and PS4 Pro's performance and resolution modes tested.

Gears 5 PC feels like a spectacular preview of a Scarlett port

It's the best PC conversion we've seen in a long, long time.

Control PC: a vision for the future of real-time rendering?

How ray tracing radically transforms an already stunning game.

Control on console is brilliant - as long as you play on the right hardware

Getting to the bottom of the game's reported frame-rate problems.

Everything that's right - and wrong - with the new Doom console ports

The first two games need a lot of work - but Doom 3 is golden.

Does Journey's PC port deliver the definitive experience?

How a timeless console classic benefits from cutting edge hardware.

F1 2019 delivers Codemasters' most realistic visuals yet

And here's how it scales across all PlayStation and Xbox consoles.

Red Faction Guerrilla on Switch is a portable joy, but docked play falls short

Plus: the Re-Mars-tered Edition revisited on PC, PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.

Bloodstained is unmissable - but the Switch version needs a lot of work

One of the best games of the year on all other platforms.

Crash Team Racing: Switch gets another classy kart racer

And it compares nicely to PS4 and Xbox One.

A Plague Tale: Innocence - a fascinating game powered by stunning tech

A bespoke engine from a smaller developer delivers triple-A level visuals.

Rage 2 PC analysis: what does it take to run at 1080p60 and beyond

The hardware required to match and exceed PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.

Saints Row: The Third on Switch is a great idea that's poorly executed

Last-gen performance and input lag issues mar the experience.

Ninja Gaiden 2: a fighting classic gets a new lease of life on Xbox One X

Plus: DF Retro revisits one of gaming's most fascinating multi-platform releases.

Assassin's Creed 3 Remastered delivers more than just a resolution boost

Visual and performance upgrades plus gameplay improvements.

Darksiders Warmastered Edition on Switch: high res or 60fps - it's your choice

An impressive port for both docked and portable play.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is best played on PC

Hardware-friendly, locks to 60fps - and beyond.

The Division 2 delivers impressive tech and good performance on all systems

But bugs and pop-in issues need to be addressed.

Devil May Cry 5: a spectacular fusion of cutting-edge tech and superb design

Plus: everything you need to know about every console version.

Dirt Rally 2.0 on Xbox One X races ahead of the pack

Dynamic 4K vs 1080p on both PS4 consoles.

Is Anthem performance really improved in the final game?

And to what extent is the E3 2017 vision actually delivered?

Apex Legends: the Titanfall 2 engine evolved?

PC and console versions under the microscope.

Resident Evil 2 remake plays best on PS4 Pro and Xbox One X

A big divide between the base and enhanced consoles.

Ace Combat 7: a classic series evolves with stunning visuals

But why does PS4 Pro outperform Xbox One X?

Resident Evil 2 Remake takes Capcom's RE engine to the next level

Advanced effects push consoles harder - we take a look at every version.

How New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe on Switch improves over Wii U

A by-the-numbers port or something better?

Does Super Smash Bros. Ultimate deliver a generational leap for Switch?

How Ultimate compares to the last-gen Wii U and 3DS titles.

PUBG on PlayStation 4: a basic, rough around the edges port

An uninspiring conversion of the Xbox One game.

Just Cause 4 performance analysis: every console tested

The game's massively more ambitious than JC3 - but do frame-rates hold up?

Hands-on with Assassin's Creed Odyssey on Google's Project Stream

How good does it look? How well does it play?

Warframe on Switch: Panic Button delivers another tech showpiece

The developer's run of superb conversions continues.

Sunset Overdrive PC: the game's great - but the port is basic

Resolution and frame-rate are the only real improvements.

Soulcalibur 6 analysis: every version tested

Image quality and effects work split the pack.

Dark Souls on Switch is a current-gen port with last-gen visuals

But smoother performance, improved resolution and portable play set it apart.

Luigi's Mansion 3DS: GameCube port or full mobile remake?

Nintendo's veteran handheld continue to impress.

Debunking the Spider-Man 'downgrade'

What if we told you it's been upgraded instead?

Zelda: Twilight Princess tested under official Tegra X1 emulation

What does the Nvidia Shield version tell us about prospective retro Switch releases?

Shenmue's HD remasters analysed: enhancements are sparse but the ports are solid gold

Genuine console classics properly restored for modern hardware.

Okami HD's Switch release is a nigh-on flawless port

Whether you're playing docked or on the go.

How No Man's Sky uses the power of Xbox One X

And how well does the standard console compare?

Crash Bandicoot's Xbox, PC and Switch ports tested

And we look at the new PS4 patch too.

The Crew 2 takes Forza Horizon's concept and ramps up the scale

And Xbox One X provides the best console experience.

Paladins runs at 60fps on Switch and it's superb

Resolution takes a hit but this is close to the complete package.

Nier Automata's surprise Xbox One port tested

Does X deliver the best console experience?

Far Cry Classic Edition is a barebones PC port

It's still a huge upgrade over the last-gen console releases.

Dark Souls Remastered's network test puts the spotlight on Xbox One X

And the leap over PS4 Pro isn't quite what we thought it would be.

How Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is improved on Switch

Resolution upgrade when docked plus big loading time boosts.

Does Hellblade on Xbox One X deliver the definitive console experience?

And how well does the standard console hold up?

The Division delivers another powerhouse upgrade for Xbox One X

A huge resolution boost over PS4 Pro with other improvements too.

Xbox One X's 4K Red Dead Redemption looks sensational

UPDATE: The Undead Nightmare expansion tested on Microsoft's enhanced console

Doom's new 4K patch analysed on Xbox One X and PS4 Pro

Image quality improves, but what about performance?

Outlast 2 on Switch compared with PlayStation 4

Another impressively handled port.

WipEout on PSVR: an upgrade with no compromises?

The PS4 Pro original vs its new VR companion.

Fortnite: iPhone X takes on Xbox One X

X vs X: the world's most powerful smartphone faces off against Microsoft's six teraflop beast.

Burnout Paradise Remastered is more than just a PC port

Digital Foundry finds a wealth of upgrades.

Final Fantasy 15's PC port unlocks the game's full visual potential

The Windows Edition takes on the Xbox One X version.

Fortnite's new 60fps mode is the real deal

Buttery-smooth frame-rates on all consoles.

Payday 2's Switch port looks fine but runs poorly

A shooter that misses the target.

PUBG mobile analysed: top-end smartphones compared with PC

And could the conversion work lay the foundation for a Switch port?

Metal Gear Survive: every console version tested

Solid enough on PS4, Pro and X - but the standard Xbox One struggles.

Kingdom Come Deliverance on PC offers huge upgrades over console

But even high-end hardware can struggle at max settings.