Ubisoft and Graphics Downgrade controversy are two side of the same coin, we have seen it with "Watch Dogs and numerous other games" and now it seems like "Far Cry 4" has been added to this never ending list.
Bugs are in Ubisoft's blood. Expect a patch for this (which will then break another feature in the game).
Since the generation launch bugs that have only bee common with EA and Ubisoft have become widespread. Currently the best working game I have played is COD AW on XB1 (go figure).
This is strange. Last generation, consoles were hard to program, but AAA had very few bugs. This generation, consoles are easier to handle, they resemble PC, yet AAA have really much more bugs than the previous generation. What is wrong here?
laziness... laziness is wrong here. thats why you cant give easy things to people who want the easy way out of life...
I agree it's a easy cash grab a lot of the times people will see the title and some of the features and buy it anyway which is why they don't really care if there is bugs
That may be unconsciously part of the problem. They're so easy to develop for because they *resemble* PCs, but they aren't as powerful, so maybe some developers are initially attempting to handle them like PC rigs, while forgetting that they don't have any chance of matching the performance. Not saying that's the whole reason right there, but it could factor in.
A lot of these companies are rushing out their products for the holiday season. They want little Billy to have that game for the holidays and Billy's parent's money in their pockets by the end of the year so they can make a profit, get their huge bonuses and vacation in the Greek Isle for the summer.
GamePur title: honest journalism or clickbait? Just provide the news, don't put your own spin on it for clicks.
far cry 4 has always run perfect on my ps4 so if this is true its disappointing.. might have to stop buying ubisoft games
I think it looks better, more realistic now. Originally the effect was a little overdone. Sure it was just an aesthetic decision.
there´s no effect watsover...
It's downgraded and it was my next PS4 game to buy
Dont let that stop you. I swear people are getting hung up on such trivial crap. Its a fantastic game, a GotY contender maybe. If you miss out on it because of Godrays, well youre only downgrading your own gaming experience.
Oh please. Don't let some random blogger fool you. This is an optical tuning, nothing else. They are still there but have a different visual appearance. If anything, The alpha masks have been adjusted to tone the effect down because it generated too much flare. Whatever it was, this has zero impact on the framerate!
I'll eventually get it but its bs games are getting this treatment
It might have to do with performance issues, if you test it with the map editor with alot of vegetation you might notice the fps going up a bit.
seriously are ubi downgrading OUR GAMES after weve bought them?????? never ever buying ubisoft game again
This is obviously a bug...
God rays is an NVIDIA graphics card related feature,it seems Ubisoft has taken this out because Nvidia didint wanted on consoles.Go guess that!
Are you looking at the same video? They are still there. Coverage in vegetation is different. The angles in the video is different. You see them more pronounced when there is actual shine through, but "leaf" coverage has changed...oh please...really?
I completed the game before the patch on my ps4 and never witnessed any performance issues. There were a few funny glitchs every now and then when you killed something and the body stuck in a certain way and there was one time I saw a jaguar spawned inside a boulder but there was never anything that effected gameplay or the way things looked.
Not wanting to deal with the same bull last gen I went pc and here it is again on next gen. Don't get me wrong I was playing dark forces 1 today so gfx ain't everything to me. But if the budget allows high end pc gaming can be a lot of fun, if you're into that...
Is it the same on xbone?
More retarded claims, eh?
I really hope this is a bug, I'd hate to think Ubisoft removed them for parity reasons. If they did, I would consider Far Cry 4 my last Ubisoft title, no Division, AC, SC, etc. In fact, I'd campaign against the company, as that would constitute total BS unless removed for performance reasons....
Give Ubisoft Golden Poo award already. Such an awful company.
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