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.

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    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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