Rise of the Tomb Raider Patched on PC: New SRQ Settings Comparison

By   /   Feb 5, 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider (9)

Rise of the Tomb Raider was just patched on PC and it brought a new graphics option called “Spectacular Reflection Quality.” We can set the reflection quality of very high, high, and medium. Results will vary depending on the graphics card you are using.

Users will notice less jagged edges and less blur from high to very high settings. There isn’t much to notice when you use medium SRQ settings.

Here is a quick comparison.

Rise of the Tomb Raider

Lara’s shadow also changes with each setting, overall it a good feature to have but it is nothing “spectacular.” For full patch notes for the latest PC update, head over here.

Some highlights from patch notes are posted below.

  • A variety of fixes and improvements to UI including map, basecamps, and Remnant Resistance mode.
  • New graphics option ‘Specular Reflection Quality’ to enhance resolution and reduce aliasing of specular reflections, at some performance cost.
  • New graphics option to disable film-grain independently from ‘Screen Effects’.
  • Improved HBAO+ quality, including better occlusion for distant objects.
  • Improved NVIDIA SLI performance. (Steam only)
  • Fixed SLI glitches during water/snow effects. (Steam only)
  • Resolution Modifier option that allows you to use a lower rendering resolution independent from window size when running in windowed mode.

Do let us know what you think of “Spectacular Reflection Quality” for Rise of the Tomb Raider. If you are yet to play Rise of the Tomb Raider, you can pick it up for PC and Xbox One. PS4 users can pre-order it from Amazon, but a release date for it is yet to be announced.

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now

AMD Ryzen CPU

The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More