Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is a demanding triple-A game that requires a beefy setup to run at high FPS.

This guide shows the settings that we use in Wolfenstein 2. They are by no means the best settings for Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. It’s not a competitive game so use the settings that you prefer most.

Do you want higher FPS or great graphics? Select an appropriate mix that you like and move onward to our guide.

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Minimum Requirements

CPUAMD FX-8350 / Intel Core i7-3770
GPUAMD Radeon R9 290 4GB / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 4GB
Operating SystemWin 7, 8.1, 10 (64-bit)
Storage55 GB

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Recommended Specifications

CPUAMD FX-9370 / Intel Core i7-4770
GPUAMD Radeon RX 470 4GB / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Operating SystemWin 7, 8.1, 10 (64-bit)
Storage55 GB

PC Settings

  1. Update your graphics drivers. Often, AMD and NVIDIA release new drivers shortly after a new big title release that addresses performance issues. Download your drivers here: AMD / NVIDIA
  2. Ensure that NewColossus_x64vk.exe is using your primary GPU. Many laptops come with multiple GPUs and you need to make sure that Wolfenstein 2 is making use of the primary GPU and not the onboard GPU.
  3. If you’re using a laptop, ensure that the power setting is set to “High Performance
  4. Ensure you have the latest version of DirectX.

Best Graphics Settings

Video Quality Profile: Custom

Resolution: Your Monitor’s Native Resolution

Window Mode: Fullscreen

Vertical Sync: Adaptive

Motion Blur: Off

Anti Aliasing: TSSAA (8TX)

Now go into the advanced video settings and see our recommended settings below:

Field of View: 100

Lights: Ultra

Shadows: Ultra

Particles: Ultra

Direction Occlusion: Medium

Reflections: High

Decals: High

Motion Blur: Ultra

Image Streaming: High

Water Quality: High

Volumetric Quality: High

Material Aniso Filter: Anisotropic 8x

Decal Filtering: Anisotropic 8x

Lightmap Aniso Filter: Anisotropic 4x

Image Aniso Filter: Anisotropic 8x

LOD Switch: High

Deferred Rendering: Off

GPU Culling: Off

Async Compute: On

Chromatic Aberration: On

Depth of Field: On

DoF Anti Aliasing: On

HDR Bloom: On

Sharpening: 2.0

Film Grain: 1.0

Resolution Scale: Off

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