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144FPS Rendering on Mobile: Frame Prediction in 'Arena Breakout' (Presented by Tencent Games)

Yue Qi  (Mobile Programmer of Arena Breakout, Morefun Studios, Tencent Games)

Location: Room 3022, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Programming

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

With the advancement of hardware technology, an increasing number of mobile devices support high screen refresh rates such as 120Hz, 144Hz, and even higher. This creates the challenge of increasing frame rates without sacrificing image quality in mobile rendering.
This session introduces a frame-prediction-based rendering method (non-neural network) in Arena Breakout, specifically designed for achieving high frame rates, successfully implemented in the released game.. Frame prediction effectively reuses previously drawn pixels, significantly boosting the game's frame rate and reducing power consumption without adding latency to framebuffer presentation.
The presentation includes the implementation of frame prediction, the corresponding rendering pipelines, accuracy and performance analysis, and a comparison with other solutions.


Attendees will gain insight into high-performance, accurate rendering-based frame prediction implementation (non-neural network) and its corresponding render pipeline. The session will include real game demonstrations and performance data analysis.

Intended Audience

Game developers interested in computer graphics, rendering pipelines, and performance optimization. A basic knowledge of computer graphics and rendering pipelines will be helpful for a deeper comprehension.

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