December 8, 2022

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Next-Gen Optimization Update Is Now Live

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a Respawn Entertainment title that allows fans of a galaxy far, far away to partake in an exciting open-world adventure with an ever-evolving narrative. Now that a new generation of gaming has arrived, the next-gen optimization update for Fallen Order is now available. 

The new update allows for backwards compatibility performance improvements for the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5, allowing players to experience a higher quality Star Wars journey on the latest generation of consoles. 

Electronic Arts took to the game’s blog to detail specifically what the new update targets, as seen below: 

High-Level Summary of Features:

  • Improved framerate on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5
  • Improved dynamic resolution ranges, for a higher resolution experience on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5
  • Improved post-processing resolution for Xbox Series X and PS5. (Not Xbox Series S)

Console Specifics:

Xbox Series S

  • Framerate has been increased to 60 FPS (up from 45 FPS)

Xbox Series X Performance mode

  • Framerate has been increased to 60 FPS
  • Dynamic resolution added in the range of 1080p to 1440p

Xbox Series X Normal mode (non-performance mode)

  • Postprocessing has been increased to 4K
  • Dynamic resolution in the range of 1512p to 2160p

PlayStation 5

  • Framerate has been increased to 60 FPS (up from 45 FPS)
  • Postprocessing increased to 1440p
  • Dynamic resolution has been disabled and the game is rendering at 1200p (up from 810-1080p)

The PC version also saw an update this morning as well, though the above patch notes is specifically meant for console players interested in learning what’s new. 

Have you experienced Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order? What were your thoughts on Cal’s journey? Sound off with what you thought of Respawn’s single-player adventure in the comment section below!