Best Visuals
They have been known to drive grown men to tears by their beauty. Their exquisite attention to detail has brought millions flocking to bask in their brilliance. No, it’s not the Mona Lisa, it’s of course the GGA’s Best Visuals Award nominees. These games are on another level when it comes to polygon crunching gorgeousness, delivering some of the finest visual experiences ever dreamed of in video game land.
A rule-breaker if ever we saw one, Red Dead Redemption 2 may be a 2018 title but it’s arrival on PC this month has meant one of the best-looking open-world games ever has received a significant visual and performance overhaul. As far as historical or open-world games, Red Dead Redemption 2 is absolutely untouchable. Every corner you turn, every hill you crest, you can’t help but be greeted by incredible sights, whether that’s the rolling thunder of an encroaching storm, the moonlight creeping through a forest canopy, or the Deadwood-aping claggy mud filling the streets of Valentine.