New Vision is a retexturing mod for Deus Ex, which replaces the majority (80%+) of the original textures with high resolution counterparts. It's the culmination of 5 years of work, from 2007 to 2012.

It can be downloaded here on its own, with an installer that adds an updated game launcher and renderer (courtesy of Kentie), or it comes bundled with Deus Ex Revision which also updates the levels of the game (not recommended for new players). Also check out HDTP, a similar project that replaces many of the original models like characters, props, and weapons.


Dave Watts - Lead Texture Artist
David Guttridge - Additional Textures
Thijs Hagens - Additional Textures
Helder Pinto - Additional Textures


Marijn Kentie - Direct3D 10 Renderer / Game Launcher
Chris Dohnal - OpenGL Renderer
Hanfling - Game Launcher


Björn Ehrby - Installer
Georg Fritzsche - Installer




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New Vision 2.0a

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Deus Ex - New Vision 2.0a


This is a test / alpha / slightly unpolished release of New Vision 2.0, which is an experiment using AI up-scaling techniques on the Deus Ex textures. This is significantly different from earlier New Vision releases with more modest visual improvements, but is much better suited to those who prefer the original art style and want as close to the 'classic' look and feel as possible.

You can view some before/after comparisons here:

This is not a direct replacement for New Vision 1.5 which will remain available to download; this is more of a companion release.

Deus Ex - New Vision Version 1.5

Deus Ex - New Vision Version 1.5

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The final release of New Vision for Deus Ex is here - download it now!

New Vision Version 1.0 Released

New Vision Version 1.0 Released

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The first full release of the New Vision mod for Deus Ex!

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New Media

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A glimpse at the work that's been happening since the 2009 release, and a brief reminder that the mod's going to be released "soon enough".

Deus Ex - New Vision Public Beta

Deus Ex - New Vision Public Beta

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The release of the public beta version of the mod New Vision - replacing the majority of textures in Deus Ex with high resolution counterparts.

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New Vision 1.5

New Vision 1.5

Full Version 52 comments

Final release of the New Vision texture project with installer and updated renderers.

New Vision 2.0a

New Vision 2.0a

Demo 21 comments

This is a test release of New Vision 2.0; this version of New Vision uses AI Upscaling (specifically, Topaz AI Gigapixel) to increase the resolution of...

New Vision SDK

New Vision SDK

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Necessary files to compile High Resolution textures for Deus Ex

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sowojo5788
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Anybody installing this mod,
I have installed this both after installing kentie's launcher manually, and on a fresh install, and I didn't see any noticable difference in visual quality.
After 33 hours of playtime, I accidentally discovered I needed to click on Data Directories in launcher and select New Vision.

I didn't see that info anywhere and the installer didn't select it, so make sure to select it if you don't see any difference.

Time to load old saves and play again I guess.

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miroslav87
miroslav87

noob question,, first will it work with gog version and second , because this is a mod , after the install will the game support a wide screen and 1080p or is that something else i have to install separately and find ?
thx

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Hydra-Spectre
Hydra-Spectre

I love how this mod looks but it makes my game lag so much on my 2010 laptop with Intel Integrated Graphics.

I expected my laptop to handle it like a champ because it's still on Unreal Engine 1 and it can usually handle high-res textures.

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well a lot of it looks good...but with extra sniper at liberty island and a huge # of light posts your exposed for a take down and wow they removed he big mechs it was a wild experience to go up the ladder to have to be wary of the big mech above plus dogs and troops about. paris..

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This is gorgeous and captures the original nicely while still feeling cleaner, but it (2.a specifically) is slow and weirdly laggy even on what I'd expect to be a quite sufficient rig (rtx 2060, ryzen 5 3600, plenty of space and ram. It's super weird?)

So right now I'm trying to parse how to compile the high res files to maybe make it work but I'm lost.

Any plans to package this as a more use-friendly mod?

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DaveW Creator
DaveW

2.0 uses a lazier method to load the textures, which is far less efficient than the original packing method and only works with the DX10 renderer. It's much faster to work on though, and since 2.0 was a weekend project, that's why.

It would be possible for someone to pack it the proper way - the basic instructions are in the SDK, check the New Vision files here on ModDB - but I don't have the time to do it.

Plus there are better ways of upscaling the textures now that anyone doing it probably wouldn't use these textures anyway

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Komisarov
Komisarov

I have trouble following the guide in the SDK, could you please give us some tips how to do this?

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DaveW Creator
DaveW

Without more modern texture streaming methods, Unreal Engine 1 can't really scale to 2010 integrated graphics with limited VRAM.

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Hydra-Spectre
Hydra-Spectre

Good point.
Then again, Duke Nukem Forever has the same system requirements as Crysis despite also being an Unreal Engine 1 game. In 2011!

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DaveW Creator
DaveW

It was originally based on Unreal Engine 1, but it was so heavily modified by release (rendering, animation, etc.) that it's not really comparable to the version Unreal uses.

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Exceptional texture mod that adds a significant amount of detail to an already exceptional game. Many thanks to the developers of New Vision for bringing a old gem to new life. In a nutshell, this mod makes everything look better from a world texture standpoint. With the 1.0 update, New Vision has become a near complete package with the addition of several new textures, the fixed deusex.exe (helps re-size screen, choose renders, and run on modern systems) and the included DX renders. This mod is…

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