Northlight storytelling engine

Meet Remedy’s proprietary powerhouse behind Control, CrossFire X Story Mode and Quantum Break.

Cinematic realism

Northlight features a next-generation physically based renderer combined with global illumination and particle lighting that truly bring scenes to life.

Digital doubles

Northlight combines state-of-the-art performance-captured facial animation with photorealistic scanned characters, leaping over the uncanny valley.

Large scale destruction

Northlight enables real-time playback and rewind of physics and large scale destruction.

See sound like never before

Northlight goes beyond simple audio playback: you can freeze and rewind sound, analyze it and even use it to drive visual effects and animations in perfect sync with the soundscapes.

Camera, lights, action!

Timeline Editor has been purpose-built to meet our Hollywood grade quality bar, helping us make every scene picture perfect.