The Last of Us Part II May 2021 update optimizes resolution and includes a dedicated FPS switch, with the promise of more to come.
The Last of Us Part II, the critically acclaimed PS4 exclusive developed by Naughty Dog, received a performance update on May 19 that tweaks various aspects of the game.
The to update has been requested by the community for some time, following the launch of the PlayStation 5 in November 2020, five months after the launch of the award-winning game. The patch focuses on improving the experience for PS5 users by improving resolution, decreasing load times, and adding a switch for frames per second, allowing players to switch between a 30FPS or 60FPS target. The switch gives players the ability to tweak the performance of the title on the fly, depending on the images currently on the screen.
According to Naughty Dog, the team has been researching the PS5 hardware to unlock the potential of the game, which was only released on the PlayStation 4, Sony’s previous generation console. With no mentioned plans to port the game to the PS5, utilizing the console’s backward compatibility is currently the closest gamers can get to a dedicated PS5 experience. However, Naughty Dog scoffed in the update announcement that the patch was “only the first step” in working with the PS5, specifying that the team is “excited about what the future holds” and promising to share more news to as available. .
With the performance update and a possible multiplayer on the horizon, The Last of Us: Part II continues to receive updates 11 months after the game’s release on June 19, 2020. It remains to be seen what plans Naughty Dog has for the future of divisive play, but at least fans with the 8th-gen console will be able to experience the game with optimized settings. and the assurance of more updates planned in the future.
Developed by Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II is available on PlayStation 4.
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