VIDEO | PC, Xbox One Wednesday, May 16, 2018 | 3:45 PM

State of Decay 2 on PC in 1080p

State of Decay 2 on PC in 1080p

The PC version of State of Decay 2 is smoother than the Xbox One X version, as long as you don't try to play the game in 4K (even our GTX 1080 Ti cannot hold a steady framerate with ultra settings). The problem is that the game's resolution cannot be modified when playing in full screen, which means we have to change our desktop resolution every time we want to play the game on our 4K TV. We've seen a few drops in 1440p but our experience was smooth overall in 1080p. Image quality takes a bit of a hit in this resolution though, especially if you're playing on a 4K TV. Let's hope the developers will realize this isn't really acceptable, as other Windows Store game do propose the option to change the resolution (Sea of Thieves being one of them for example).

PC gameplay (1080p)

All comments

Commented on 2018-05-16 19:13:10
It's a shame to see Xbox exclusives do badly optimized when a game like God of War has just been released on PS4. The One X is a jewel hardware-wise but software... oh man...
Commented on 2018-05-16 23:22:48
There's a heavy post-fx film-grain effect ?
Commented on 2018-05-18 14:20:02
What OSD are you using to display framerate in the top right corner?

Also, the video seems to stutter occasionally as if framerate was dropping, but it still shows 60 on the OSD.
Commented on 2018-05-18 14:37:32 In reply to Simplex
Mirillis Action! is the software we use to display the framerate but another PC was used to make the recording while playing.

About the game


What's up?
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog my main worry so far is "virtual memory card" i hope we can at least create more than one. one memory card ain't going to save 20 games. (18 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog @GriftGFX: i just read people had already hacked the snes mini to play PSone games. they need to announce more games though. GT2, wipeout, mgs would be good starts. (19 minutes ago)
  • Seth
    Seth @GriftGFX: yep, because it's likely this thing won't normally support all games + no dualshock support from the box, which hackers can add.Waiting to see what happens. (20 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX A Playstation classic in the style of Nintendo's retro consoles. I wanna see some hacks. (1 Hour ago)
  • MikeManiac61
    MikeManiac61 @nostradamus: Damn i remember that ending back then: "You're my friend... Best Friends". That sounds a little cheesy now (3 Hours ago)
  • nostradamus
    nostradamus @KORNdog: you cried on a spiderman game? lmao. [url] (3 Hours ago)
  • Tinks
    Tinks his dick probably looks like a small toad (6 Hours ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories