The term "next-gen" has a tendency to be thrown around quite a bit and in a way it has lost a lot of its meaning in recent times. Until now.
Epic Games have been pushing the envelope with their Unreal Engine 3 technology with each passing month. Just when you think that there isn't anything else they can add to their already near perfect engine, the next update is released and blows everyone away. Now they are pushing their tech to regions where current hardware just can't cope.
If you're lucky enough to be at the GDC this year, you would have gotten a sneak peak at a video highlighting some of the new updates to the Unreal Engine 3 tech. Unfortunately, for the rest of us we'll have to wait until next week to get our grubby hands on it.
For now, here are a few images to soil your shorts to.