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Figured I'd post to see if anyone else has similar issues or could offer advice.
Whenever I play battles, I've started monitoring my computer specs via MSI Afterburner to see if if I can identify my bottleneck, if any. GPU usage varies wildly, up to 98% zoomed out in battle, but zoomed in can drop to 50%. Obviously, this tanks fps from 80's to low 30's when the lines clash and you zoom in. Campaign map performs better, with relatively stable GPU usage at 99%.
CPU usage remains steady, never getting above 40%. I've tried switching from DX11 to DX12 (BETA), I've endlessly tweaked graphics settings and resolutions but to no avail. Unlimited video memory is always checked. I've also tried forcing Nvidia's control panel AA, but that doesn't seem to solve the issue.
Does anyone else experience this GPU usage variance? Is this due to issues with WH2's optimization, limited multi-threading, under-developed DX12, etc.?
I have heard 3k's relative optimization is excellent comparatively. Will WH3 be able to implement this level of optimization? Or since this is a trilogy of conjoined games, will WH3 have the same issues?
WH2 and 3 would have so much potential if the performance and optimization were more stable.