Batman: Arkham City DirectX 11 Has Issues - Run in DX 9

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Batman: Arkham City DirectX 11 Has Issues - Run in DX 9

Post by Apoptosis » Wed Nov 23, 2011 7:02 am

This made me laugh... The game has barely been out for 24 hours and DX11 is broken? Wouldn't they test it thoroughly before releasing it?

http://community.batmanarkhamcity.com/f ... lease-Read
PC DirectX 11 Issues Please Read

We have received reports of performance issues from players of Batman: Arkham City on PC. After researching the matter, we found that running the game with DX 11 is causing the performance issues. We’re working on a title update to address this matter and expect to make it available in the near future.

In the meantime, a workaround for this issue is to run the game with DX 9 instead of DX 11. Instructions on how to turn off DX 11 are listed below.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience with your gameplay experience and thank you all for your patience as we work to resolve this issue.

Instructions for changing DX 11 to DX 9
The Launcher can be accessed on Games for Windows LIVE and Steam to change DX 11 to DX 9 in the Settings menu.
Change both DirectX 11 Features and DirectX 11 Tessellation to OFF.

Games for Windows LIVE
Start > All Programs > Games > Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Launcher > Settings
1. Open the Start Menu
2. Select All Programs and then the Games folder
3. Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Launcher
4. Choose Settings then click on the arrow next to DX options to change
Steam:
Launch Steam Client > Library > Right click on Batman: Arkham City > Configure PC Options
1. Open Steam
2. Select Library
3. Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Configure PC Options
4. Choose Settings then click on the arrow next to DX options to change
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Re: Batman: Arkham City DirectX 11 Has Issues - Run in DX 9

Post by hark » Thu Nov 24, 2011 11:15 am

That's disappointing. Even after the delay there are problems...

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