The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Batman: Arkham Knight on PC will support Microsoft’s upcoming API tech, DirectX 12, according to new details shared by MSI, the well known MotherBoards and Graphics Cards firm. The confirmation came from new report posted today on MSI official website. It reads:
“The most exciting part of Windows 10 for gamers is the introduction of DirectX 12. You are likely to start seeing the benefits of the new graphics technology already in The Witcher 3, Batman: Arkham Knight and more games released later this year. Some CPU-bound games like MMO’s are able get a performance bump of up to 50% according to Microsoft.”
Microsoft has not issued any confirmation yet on this, so take it with a grain of salt and consider it as rumor only for time being. We have contacted our sources at Microsoft for some official words and will update this post as soon as it get to hear something from them.
According to rumors on internet, Windows 10 is scheduled to arrive in July 2015 and by that time both these would have already been released. Hence the above statement on official website of MSI hints DX12 support would be added via Post Patch.