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Batman: Arkham City PC players reporting DX11 problems

Warner promises patch, offers advice

Batman: Arkham City's not out on PC in the UK until tomorrow, but already US players are reporting problems with the mouse and keyboard version.

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Specifically, it's the Rocksteady title's DirectX 11 support that's causing problems, with multiple early bird players reporting a huge increase in performance when downgrading to an older version of DirectX.

Publisher Warner Bros has promised a patch on Arkham City's official forums, and offered advice on what to do.

We doubt the patch will arrive in time for tomorrow's UK release, so read up:

Instructions for changing DX 11 to DX 9
The Launcher can be accessed on Games for Windows LIVE and Steam to change DX 11 to DX 9 in the Settings menu.
Change both DirectX 11 Features and DirectX 11 Tessellation to OFF.

Games for Windows LIVE
Start > All Programs > Games > Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Launcher > Settings
1. Open the Start Menu
2. Select All Programs and then the Games folder
3. Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Launcher
4. Choose Settings then click on the arrow next to DX options to change

Steam:
Launch Steam Client > Library > Right click on Batman: Arkham City > Configure PC Options
1. Open Steam
2. Select Library
3. Right click on Batman: Arkham City and select Configure PC Options
4. Choose Settings then click on the arrow next to DX options to change

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