Monster Hunter World: Iceborne is lastly out on PC, and whereas a few of us are having a great time romping round within the snow of the Hoarfrost Attain, many gamers are experiencing new technical points and efficiency issues because the enlargement launched. Worse, these points are affecting gamers who haven’t even purchased the DLC. The issues are widespread sufficient that Monster Hunter World: Iceborne now has a ‘Largely Unfavorable’ overview rating on Steam.
On the time of this writing, Iceborne had 3,256 Steam reviews, with solely 39% of these marked as optimistic. Evaluate that to the bottom recreation’s ‘Very Constructive’ score throughout 107,743 Steam person evaluations, and it’s a reasonably grim image.
Scrolling via the damaging evaluations, you see two main complaints pop up immediately. First, many customers say that Monster Hunter: World is now hitting 100% CPU utilization on their machines, rendering the sport unplayable, with even menus working at too low a framerate to make use of. The second large situation stems from some sort of save file incompatibility bug that wipes gamers’ progress – and we suggest manually backing up your Monster Hunter: World save now even should you don’t plan on shopping for Iceborne. An overwritten or corrupted Monster Hunter save file might imply the lack of a whole bunch of hours of progress.
Capcom appears to be conscious that the PC model of Iceborne is inflicting main issues for some gamers. The corporate says it’s trying into the issues, and encourages gamers to share their points and system data with Capcom Assist.
[PC/Steam] We’re conscious of efficiency points which have been reported, and are presently investigating them.
If in case you have been experiencing any points with the PC model, please contact Capcom Assist and be able to share extra data in your system: https://t.co/qf4EFm6HJK
— Monster Hunter (@monsterhunter) January 10, 2020
There are a pair quick-fix workarounds that gamers are sharing which will assist relieve some or the entire issues, relying in your system setup. I haven’t been capable of check these, since my copy appears to be working fantastic, so I can’t vouch for his or her effectiveness.
Some gamers have discovered that efficiency returns to regular should you alter all of your Monster Hunter: World graphics settings to the bottom choice doable, save, then restart the sport. Afterwards, you might be able to crank the graphics settings again as much as the place you had them, and efficiency ought to be again to regular – in idea.
Different gamers have reported that giving Monster Hunter: World excessive precedence in Home windows Job Supervisor has helped with the CPU load downside.
In any case, we hope Capcom can handle the issues shortly.