Murderer’s Creed Valhalla is getting fairly a bit smaller with a brand new replace subsequent week. Not content-wise, that is all staying put, however quite the file measurement of the sport will shrink on all platforms thanks to an information restructure.
Title Replace 1.4.1 “consolidates the sport recordsdata, leading to a smaller general sport measurement on all platforms,” considerably lowering the area wanted to have Valhalla put in. Xbox Sequence X is the massive winner right here, clocking in with a large 44GB footprint discount to the sport. A submit from the builders on Ubisoft’s boards runs down the numbers for every platform, together with the replace’s obtain measurement and general area financial savings achieved.
Not solely will your arduous drive or SSD have some spare room after the 1.4.1., Valhalla will function “sooner loading display screen occasions, improved world information streaming, and general runtime efficiency” in comparison with earlier variations.
Should you discover that the obtain sizes are large, they’re! This replace requires the complete base sport to be redownloaded, so plan accordingly to not unexpectedly fly over your information cap. Your DLC, fortunately, is not going to issue into the updating course of.
This is the information straight from Ubisoft’s discussion board submit:
Obtain measurement from 1.4.0 to 1.4.1:
- PC ~78 GB
- PS4 ~67 GB
- PS5 ~40 GB
- X1 ~62 GB
- XS ~71 GB
Disc area used after putting in 1.4.1:
- PC ~77 GB
- PS4 ~75 GB
- PS5 ~77 GB
- X1 ~63 GB
- XS ~72 GB
Disc area saved after rebase:
- PC ~34 GB
- PS4 ~30 GB
- PS5 ~13 GB
- X1 ~30 GB
- XS ~44 GB
It is a bit unusual to see a whole information restructure pushed to a sport that is been obtainable for a yr, nevertheless it’s additionally a welcome sight with the ballooning sizes of video games. Doubtlessly shrinking a sport by a 3rd of its measurement is a commendable feat, and one I hope is taken into account a lot earlier within the improvement course of for future video games.
Will you be redownloading AC Valhalla to take a look at this new replace subsequent week? I assume chances are you’ll not have a selection if you wish to play the sport with any on-line connectivity. However tell us within the feedback anyway!