At a talk at GDC 16, Senior Lighter Fabien Christin discussed the tools and technology needed to build a new vision for Mirror’s Edge. Designing a big city that players can explore by day and by night while improving on the unique visual from the first Mirror’s Edge game isn’t an easy task. From the physical sky to the reflection tech, learn how DICE tamed the Frostbite 3 PBR engine to deliver realistic images with stylized visuals.

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst is available on Xbox One, PS4 and PC, read more about the game here. Members of EA Access and Origin Access can download and play Mirror’s Edge Catalyst instantly as the game is a part of the Vault.