It’s almost a given that anytime a new AAA game for the PC arrives, AMD and Nvidia are going to have a fresh batch of optimized drivers ready to go. Such is the case with Forza Horizon 3, the upcoming racing game from developer Playground Games and publisher Microsoft Studios.
AMD’s Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.9.2 officially adds support for Forza Horizon 3. There’s also a new DirectX 11 CrossFire profile for Dreadnought as well as close to a dozen various bug fixes. The changelog further reveals that AMD is still working on a handful of known issues involving games like Rise of the Tomb Raider and Overwatch.
Meanwhile, team Nvidia has published GeForce 372.90 WHQL drivers that are optimized for Forza Horizon 3. The update also delivers an SLI profile for ARK: Survival Evolved and “security updates” for driver components while issues in some older games like Mirror’s Edge Catalyst, Star War: The Old Republic and Rise of the Tomb Raider are addressed.
As you’ve no doubt heard, Forza Horizon 3 for Xbox One and PC races onto the scene tomorrow (September 23) for those that bought the Ultimate Edition and September 27 for everyone else. Early reviews have been overwhelming positive meaning if you love open world racers, Forza Horizon 3 is sure to please.