Now available for Windows

Real-time ray tracing for Windows pushes Minecraft’s graphical boundaries even more! Enabled by Minecraft’s Render Dragon graphics engine, ray tracing brings realistic lighting capabilities, such as global illumination and per pixel lighting, plus support for advanced textures to your world. Ray tracing is available for DirectX capable devices, such as GeForce RTX GPU and select AMD GPUs. Experience it in selected Marketplace worlds, available for free download!

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Discover ray tracing enhanced worlds from creators including Elysium Fire, Gemini Tay, Blockworks, Razzleberries, Dr_Bond, and more.

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Light up your world!

Learn how to create your own ray tracing-enhanced worlds with documentation on the wiki. Build your own textures that take advantage of the new physically-based rendering (PBR) system, and sideload your world to experience your creation in all its ray tracing glory!

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