Xbox One X Enhancements For Wolfenstein 2, Fallout 4, and More Detailed

Xbox One X Enhancements For Wolfenstein 2, Fallout 4, and More Detailed

Bethesda lets us know how their games will fare on Xbox One X.

The Xbox One X is here. If you've picked one up, you're probably wondering exactly how it enhances your favorite games. It's a powerful console, but developers use that power in different ways. Better frame rates, improved textures, better lighting; you never know what you're going to get.

Bethesda is getting out in front though and offering up a list of specific Xbox One X enhancements for all of its major titles. If you have Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Dishonored 2, or The Evil Within 2, Bethesda wants you to know what you can expect.

The full list of enhancements:

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

  • Supports 4K Resolution
  • Enhanced features include:
    • Dynamic Resolution

Fallout 4

  • Supports 4K Resolution
  • Enhanced features include:
    • Dynamic Resolution
    • Enhanced draw distance for trees, grass, objects and NPCs
    • Enhanced God Ray effects

Skyrim Special Edition

  • Supports 4K Resolution
  • Enhanced features include:
    • Dynamic Resolution

Dishonored 2 & Dishonored: Death of the Outsider

  • Supports 4K Resolution
  • Enhanced features include:
    • Dynamic Resolution
    • Improved framerate stability
    • 4K textures
    • Improved geometry/draw distances
    • Improved anti-aliasing
    • Improved shadows quality

The Evil Within 2

  • Enhanced Features include:
  • Upgraded resolution
  • Higher framerate
  • 30 fps lock removal

The Elder Scrolls Online

  • Supports Native 4K Resolution and HDR
  • Enhanced features include:
    • Increased view distance
    • Upgraded shadows with Screen Space Ambient Occlusion
    • Upgraded water reflections

Not all the enhancements are live in the games yet, with Bethesda listing them as forthcoming. The Elder Scrolls Online leads the pack, with its enhancements coming in a patch today. As a little extra, Bethesda also re-confirmed that Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion on Xbox backwards compatibility would be getting Xbox One X Enhancements as well.

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Mike Williams

Reviews Editor

M.H. Williams is new to the journalism game, but he's been a gamer since the NES first graced American shores. Third-person action-adventure games are his personal poison: Uncharted, Infamous, and Assassin's Creed just to name a few. If you see him around a convention, he's not hard to spot: Black guy, glasses, and a tie.

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