The neighborhood is already fixing points with Nier Replicant’s PC port
Whereas the PC model of Nier Replicant is probably not as disappointing as Nier Automata’s port, it nonetheless has some issues. As Julie Muncy stated in her evaluate, “The technical elements are a lot improved over the unique, which struggled to keep up 30 fps, however they don’t seem to be fairly as much as modern requirements.” She skilled technical issues together with “severe body drops after I by accident unplugged my controller, or a persistent difficulty the place my mouse level saved reappearing on my display throughout cutscenes, which was not nice for the sport’s sense of gravitas.”
Moreover, gamers with displays which have refresh charges over 60hz are discovering sure animations are tied to framerate, and after they exceed 60 fps the protagonist zips round so quick he is difficult to manage when precision turns into essential. In the meantime, different gamers are discovering that because of poor GPU and CPU utilization they’re getting poor efficiency on PCs that ought to be capable to run it a lot better.
Fortunately, the modding and tweaking neighborhood has already stepped in and begun repairing Replicant. First there’s the Particular Ok injectable by outdated mate Kaldaien, which can allow you to eliminate the mouse cursor displaying up whenever you’re taking part in with gamepad, minimize down on stuttering by disabling the PS4 HID enter, set your personal framerate restrict, and switch off the interior v-sync. Then there’s the Nier Replicant Excessive FPS Repair, one of many first issues for the sport accessible on its model new Nexusmods part. It will allow you to run Nier Replicant over 60 fps with out borking the animations—aside from whenever you’re slow-walking, which could go away you going through the unsuitable manner.
In fact, you can simply watch for writer Sq. Enix to patch Nier Replicant. In spite of everything, it solely took a measly 4 years for an improve patch for Nier Automata to be introduced.