Mesa 21.2 Released with New Features, Improved Support for Many Games

Mesa 21.2 has been in development for the past three months and brings a plethora of new features to the RADV (Radeon Vulkan) driver, in the form of several Vulkan extensions to improve support for Vulkan apps/games, as well as OpenGL ES 3.1 support on GT21x hardware and the Panfrost driver, wideLines support on lavapipe, a new Asahi driver for Apple’s M1 chip, and DRM format modifiers on Zink.

Mesa 21.2 also packs lots of goodies for games, bringing improvements for many popular video games like Cyberpunk 2077, Metro Exodus, Resident Evil Village, Elite Dangerous: Odyssey, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Doom (2016), Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, SCARLET NEXUS, CS:GO, Nuclear Throne, Euro Truck Simulator 2, RuneScape, Mount & Blade: Warband, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Golf with Your Friends, and Unreal Tournament.