Naughty Dog and Iron Galaxy have joined forces to release a substantial update for The Last of Us Part I on PC, delivering an optimized gaming experience for Valve’s handheld device, the Steam Deck.
In addition to Steam Deck compatibility, the update significantly improves the game’s overall PC performance.
Under version 1.1.0, this update ensures that The Last of Us Part I is officially verified for the Steam Deck, guaranteeing an optimized and seamless gaming experience on Valve’s popular handheld console.
Fine-tuning the game has rectified various issues that plagued earlier versions. Players will benefit from enhanced stability, as crashing problems have been successfully addressed. The update also resolves lingering HUD issues that previously hindered the game’s immersion.
One of the critical issues that hindered gameplay, which prevented players from effectively pushing objects, has been skillfully resolved. With this fix, gamers can now seamlessly interact with the environment and overcome obstacles without hindrance.
Turning the spotlight to the PC version, Naughty Dog and Iron Galaxy have dedicated their efforts to enhancing the game’s CPU and GPU performance, paving the way for smoother gameplay.
The update significantly improves texture and environment loading, creating a more visually immersive experience. Numerous crashes that previously plagued the game have been eradicated, ensuring a stable and enjoyable gaming experience.
The Last of Us Part I arrived on PC earlier this year but was criticized for its subpar performance. Since then, the development teams have diligently worked on multiple updates to address the concerns and optimize the PC version.
In contrast, the PlayStation 5 version, released in September 2022, was met with critical acclaim.
The comprehensive patch notes for The Last of Us Part I’s 1.1.0 update are as follows:
Additionally, this update addresses AMD hardware-related issues, Epic Games Store crashes, and specific Steam Deck improvements. The Last of Us Part I now offers an optimal gaming experience across different platforms, fulfilling the expectations of fans eagerly awaiting these enhancements.
With the release of this major update, The Last of Us Part I has taken a significant step toward delivering an exceptional gaming experience, ensuring players can fully immerse themselves in the gripping world of this post-apocalyptic masterpiece.