Assassin's Creed Unity and the Death of 30 FPS

"I suppose now is as good a time as any to talk about this. Not too long ago, Ubisoft managed to cast itself into the spotlight of controversy when it revealed that its flagship title Assassin’s Creed Unity would run at 30 frames per second in a resolution of 900p as opposed to a reported target of 60 frames per second in a full 1080p resolution. Indeed, public outcry was prevalent, as Ubisoft had seemingly backtracked on what had been pushed as an industry standard for a while, at least on the PC. Not only that, but to add insult to injury, Ubisoft defended its decision by suggesting that the decision to cap the PlayStation 4 version to a lower frame rate and resolution was made to “avoid all the debates and stuff”—something they would later backpedal on."

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bixxel1675d ago

They say 30 FPS makes games look "Cinematic".
Don't know what that means.