A new update for the highly anticipated video game, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, has been released to address ongoing performance issues. The update, available for PC players on May 1, brings fixes for non-raytraced rendering performance issues. Console players can expect an even more extensive update on May 2, aimed at rectifying various glitches and crashes that have plagued the game since its launch.
Improvements for PC Players
The PC version of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor has already received several updates, including a mandatory day one patch, which surprised buyers with its large size, reaching up to 128GB. The latest update specifically targets performance issues, offering general improvements to reduce screen-tearing and graphical hiccups. These fixes, coupled with the previous patches, aim to provide a smoother and more enjoyable gaming experience.
Console Update Incoming
Console players of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will receive a significant update on May 2, addressing a range of issues across PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S platforms. The update focuses on multiple crash fixes, including crashes tied to skipping cinematics, enhancing overall stability. Performance improvements for the consoles are also expected, delivering a smoother gameplay experience for players.
Fixes and Enhancements
Alongside performance improvements, the update brings a plethora of fixes to enhance gameplay. Issues related to dynamic cloth inside the Mantis have been resolved, ensuring a more realistic visual experience. Rendering issues have been addressed, along with fixes for registered Nekko colors not saving and Nekko disappearing from the stable. Cinematic dialogue overlapping has been rectified, and various collision issues have been fixed. Furthermore, enemy AI no longer remains in a T Pose during photo mode, and a freeze issue during conversations with Doma has been resolved.
A Promising Sequel
Despite the initial performance issues, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor has been praised as a worthy sequel to its 2019 predecessor. In a review, the game was described as “a sequel that does virtually everything better than the original which was already an exceptional Star Wars game.” The ongoing updates demonstrate the developer’s commitment to addressing player feedback and ensuring an enjoyable gaming experience in the Star Wars universe.
With the latest update for PC players and the upcoming console patch, players can look forward to a smoother and more stable experience in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor. These updates, coupled with the already impressive gameplay, showcase the dedication of the development team in delivering a stellar Star Wars gaming adventure.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Star Wars Jedi: Survivor?
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is a video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts (EA). It is a sequel to a previous Star Wars game and offers an adventure set in the Star Wars universe.
When was the latest update for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor released?
The latest update for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor was released on May 1 for PC players. Console versions are expected to receive a more extensive update on May 2.
What issues does the latest update address?
The latest update for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor aims to fix performance issues, crashes, glitches, screen-tearing, graphical hiccups, and various other problems reported by players.
Which platforms are receiving the updates?
The updates are being rolled out for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S platforms.
Who is the developer and publisher of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor?
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts (EA).