The annual Game Developers Conference usually maintains an intense software focus, but GDC 2017 seems to be shaping up as a hit for PC hardware enthusiasts, too.
Both AMD and Nvidia have announced events taking place alongside GDC, and in fact, both are being held on the very same day—February 28.
First up: AMD, which is reviving the Capsaicin event that debuted at GDC 2016.
Here s what s on tap, according to the event registration:
The Capsaicin livestream kicks off at 10:30 a.m. from Ruby Skye, a feature-packed show highlighting the hottest new graphics and VR technologies propelling the games industry forward.
A March 2 GDC session dedicated to the chips enticed developers with Join AMD Game Engineering team members for an introduction to the recently-launched AMD Ryzen CPU followed by advanced optimization topics.