Assassin’s Creed Patch Improves Performance Up to 16% on Intel 6-Core CPUs

Discussion in 'HardForum Tech News' started by Megalith, Nov 4, 2017.

  1. Megalith

    Megalith 24-bit/48kHz Staff Member

    Aug 20, 2006
    Ubisoft has released patch 1.03 for Assassin’s Creed: Origins, and testers are reporting that it improves overall stability and performance substantially, bettering the game’s performance by up to 16% on Intel 6-core CPUs and resolving stuttering issues. While CPUs remain “stressed,” Ubisoft claims that it has nothing to do with DRM.

    We’re confirming that the anti-tamper solutions implemented in the Windows PC version of Assassin’s Creed: Origins have no perceptible effect on game performance. In order to recreate a living, systemic, and majestic open world of Ancient Egypt, where players can witness all of its stunning details, beautiful landscapes, and incredible cities in a completely seamless way with no loading screens, AC:O uses the full extent of the minimum and recommended PC system requirements while ensuring a steady 30 FPS performance.
  2. Delicieuxz

    Delicieuxz Gawd

    May 11, 2016
    Who plays PC games at 30 FPS? Slideshow fanatics?
  3. DPI

    DPI Nitpick Police

    Apr 20, 2013
    Was already decent on 7700k/1080Ti @ 4k, v1.02. Now with 1.03 patch, the occasional FPS dips are mostly gone.

    Dudes with potato PC's, and increasingly salty pirates will continue to scream like wailing babies in a restaurant that a game daring to make use of a decent amount of CPU *gasp* must be the anti-tamper tech's fault (and "cuz Ubishit suxxz"), even though neither of the two anti-tamper techs employed are inherently CPU intensive.

    Fabulous game, jaw dripping visuals esp if you have a decent rig to drive it at max settings.
    Last edited: Nov 4, 2017
  4. Cmdrmonkey

    Cmdrmonkey Gawd

    Jul 19, 2004
    Who keeps buying all of these terrible Ass Creed games anyway? The series jumped the shark after #2. And of course they have shit optimization. It's Ubisoft.
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  5. -Strelok-

    -Strelok- [H]ardForum Junkie

    Dec 2, 2010
    Seems people are actually enjoying this version.
    Fun likes this.
  6. Shmee

    Shmee [H]ard|Gawd

    Sep 12, 2014
    Well you missed out on 4 than, which was by far the best. I haven't played since then, but my brother has been telling me good things about this one. I will hold off until my Xbox One X shows up though.
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  7. viper1152012

    viper1152012 [H]ard|Gawd

    Jun 20, 2012
    Had a friend buy it for me.

    6850k with 1080ti, Samsung 960 pro m.2
    Runs smoother.

    I'd say my drive makes a difference... Maybe it doesn't idk
  8. Derangel

    Derangel [H]ard as it Gets

    Jan 31, 2008
    I really liked Brotherhood, Black Flag, Liberty, Rogue, and Syndicate. Origins seems pretty cool as well and is something I'll definitely pick up when I'm done with the two big games I'm working on now (Wolfenstein 2 and Horizon Zero Dawn),
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  9. Viper87227

    Viper87227 [H]ard as it Gets

    Jun 2, 2004
    I'm guessing not you... so how do you know it's terrible?

    This is arguably the best Assassins Creed game every made. I've been enjoying it immensely, logging somewhere around 15 hours in the past week, and I'm sure I've got a long ways to go. My previous favorite AC game was Black Flag, which I logged about 40 hours into if I recall correctly. Origins is looking like it'll end up a 50+ hour RPG. Money damn well spent if it is.