With any new major release, there are always performance tweaks and ways to make your game perform better. GW2 is no stranger and you will want your rig operating at peak performance because you will be battling 100s of people in World vs. World. Bill Freist gives us the inside scoop on driver optimization with Nvidia cards.
At present, Guild Wars 2 has already received a massive amount of optimizations. This means that players who have suffered from poor performance in the past should see an improvement to their frame rate. But there are still discrepancies between individual systems. As we investigate those, it leads us to discover interesting bottlenecks. For example, here’s a chart showing how much of a difference a graphics driver version can make. (This data is aggregated from all players who participated in recent stress tests.)
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