Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Is Out Now With NVIDIA DLSS and Ray Tracing. Play On GeForce RTX Desktops and Laptops, Or Stream Via GeForce NOW

By Andrew Burnes on October 26, 2021 | Featured Stories GeForce RTX GPUs NVIDIA DLSS Ray Tracing

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy launches today worldwide, giving gamers an expansive single-player action-adventure game to explore with Star-Lord and his legendary band of misfits. Journey to cosmic locations from the Marvel universe that Eidos-Montréal have brought to life, save the galaxy, rock out to the stellar 1980s soundtrack, and have a whole load of fun along the way.

On PC, players can experience Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy at up to 8K HDR, with higher levels of detail and uncapped frame rates, and all the other benefits of the PC platform, such as ultrawide, multi-monitor and variable refresh rate G-SYNC gameplay. For the definitive experience, play Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy on a GeForce RTX desktop or laptop, with RTX ON. Marvel at ray-traced transparent and opaque reflections, and accelerate performance by up to 2x with NVIDIA DLSS.

To get a system capable of delivering this definitive experience, and a copy of the game, grab our Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy GeForce RTX PC and laptop bundle before the offer ends on November 16.

With a suitable system, glass accurately reflects characters and surroundings, creating a more immersive visual experience. Water has more accurate and detailed reflections. And the many metallic surfaces of the game’s alien environments reflect their surroundings and the action, greatly improving image quality throughout the game. Get a first look at Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy’s ray-traced transparent reflections and ray-traced opaque reflections in our exclusive behind the scenes video:


Performant gameplay is key to an enjoyable experience, so of course NVIDIA DLSS is available in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, delivering performance boosts of up to 2x with just a few clicks.

To see the difference NVIDIA DLSS delivers in-game, check out our new Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy DLSS video:


To get this experience at home, you need to download and install our brand new Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy GeForce Game Ready Driver from or GeForce Experience.

Play Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy On GeForce NOW With RTX ON

If you lack a GeForce RTX desktop or laptop, or are away from your gaming system, you can play RTX-enhanced Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy at release via GeForce NOW, our cloud gaming service. GeForce NOW gives your low-end rig the power to stream Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy with ray-traced reflections and NVIDIA DLSS.

Keep your progress as you blast from one device to another, seamlessly, streaming from the cloud. And instantly play your existing PC library from stores like Steam and the Epic Games Store. Head to to learn more about the service, including the new, high-performance membership.

Get An Early Unlock to Star Lord’s Sleek-Lord Outfit with GeForce Rewards

Finishing Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy awards players with the Sleek-Lord Outfit to use in New Game+. But if you own a GeForce GTX 10 Series or above, have a GeForce Experience account, and are opted into GeForce Rewards, you can dress to impress with the Sleek-Lord Outfit from the start of your adventure! Of course, you’ll need to own a Standard PC Edition of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

How to access this GeForce Reward:

  • Create an NVIDIA Account and opt-in to rewards or click here.
  • Download, install, and open the GeForce Experience App
  • Click on the notification bell icon and select the Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy reward
  • Follow the steps to redeem from either the Steam or Epic Games Store
  • Once successfully redeemed, your Sleek-Lord Outfit will be waiting for you in-game!

Broadcast At Your Best With GeForce RTX

If you like to stream, GeForce RTX GPUs, desktops and laptops can help you achieve optimum results in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and all other games. Live stream your cosmic adventures with supernatural performance and image quality thanks to the RTX accelerated NVIDIA Encoder (NVENC), a dedicated section purpose-built into every GPU. Then fire up the free NVIDIA Broadcast app for AI-powered effects like virtual background and noise removal to save the galaxy in style.

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Is Available Now

Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy is just one of over 120 games leveraging GeForce RTX technology to bring PC gamers superior experiences. For details about all the other games, and those coming out in the future, stay tuned to