If you have not performed The Final of Us Half 1 on PC prior to now couple of days or are simply selecting it up, that you must replace your recreation as hotfixes have rolled out over the past three days.
The primary hotfix, issued on March 29, primarily targeted on stability, efficiency enhancements, and hitch-related points impacting some customers. Smaller points had been additionally addressed.
A second hotfix was launched on March 30 and utilized fixes that improved reminiscence and efficiency. The hotfix decreased PSO cache measurement to cut back reminiscence necessities and reduce Out of Reminiscence crashes, added further diagnostics for developer monitoring functions, and elevated animation streaming reminiscence to enhance efficiency throughout gameplay and cinematics. It additionally utilized a repair for crashing on the primary boot.
In a single day, the studio took to Twitter to apologize, stating it was conscious some gamers haven’t “skilled the Naughty Canine high quality” they anticipated. It then assured everybody it’s “working exhausting to resolve points” stopping people from having fun with a recreation they “anticipate and deserve.”
A hotfix addressing jittering on mouse-controlled digicam motion, some crashes, and extra has been slated for Tuesday, April 4. A bigger patch with further fixes shall be deployed later within the week. Within the meantime, the studio and its companions at Iron Galaxy will proceed to research and deal with identified points.
Naughty Canine additionally inspired gamers to make sure the most recent Nvidia, AMD, and Intel graphics drivers have been utilized.
Gamers have skilled varied points with The Final of Us Half 1 on PC since its launch on March 28. The problems vary from loading shaders taking longer than anticipated, degraded efficiency and stability whereas shaders are loading within the background, an lack of ability as well regardless of assembly the minimal system necessities, reminiscence leaks, and extra.
Regardless of the PC model’s points inflicting further work, Naughty Canine says it intends to create video games for each PC and PlayStation platforms sooner or later.