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The Talos Principle updated with more Vulkan stability and performance

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Croteam have continued developing their Vulkan backend for The Talos Principle and have pushed the last beta to stable and released another beta with more Vulkan work.

Here's what's in the new Stable version from the last Beta:
QuoteNew features:
- Added Czech and Turkish localization for Road To Gehenna.
- Added support for the latest ATI and NVidia cards.

Bug fixes:
- Fixed an issue where Alienware LightFX keyboards would remain lit as if game was still running even after closing it.
- GI Solver will now run on D3D11 (used by Editor when baking level lighting).
- Improved stability and performance on Vulkan API.
- Fixed various small and rare visual artifacts.

And for the newest Beta version now live:
Quote- Improved stability and performance on Vulkan API.

Thanks for informing me of the new Beta fabry92!

Let us know in the comments how it performs for you now!

If you don't own it, you really should, I'm not usually a big pizzle fan but even I found it enjoyable! Lovely graphics too and one of the first games to use Vulkan so we should support Croteam for sure. Article taken from
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stan 26 July 2016 at 4:59 pm UTC
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With the new "stable" version Vulkan doesn’t work for me; the game seems stuck for a long time on a black screen and then returns to OpenGL mode.
Ehvis 26 July 2016 at 5:13 pm UTC
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I had that too until I upgraded to 367 drivers.
stan 26 July 2016 at 5:25 pm UTC
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EhvisI had that too until I upgraded to 367 drivers.
Ah thanks, I’m on 364.19 at the moment.
lucifertdark 26 July 2016 at 5:51 pm UTC
I got the black screen as well the first time I switched on Vulkan in game, I killed it restarted the game & it worked no problems, with a minimum 80fps.
Eike 26 July 2016 at 6:29 pm UTC
They also do a giveaway at the moment:

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chui2ch 26 July 2016 at 6:39 pm UTC
The performance in the new Beta seems much better than the last one. I was getting about 20 more FPS on the benchmark than before.
hidekin 26 July 2016 at 7:04 pm UTC
Just done the benchmark for talos in 4k with my new gtx 1070 :

Opengl average of 70fps
Vulkan average of 150fps

Both in ultra settings

Awesome :-)
stan 26 July 2016 at 7:17 pm UTC
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No luck with the 367.35 nvidia drivers either, still impossible to switch to Vulkan. I also tried the beta.
hidekin 26 July 2016 at 7:45 pm UTC
stanNo luck with the 367.35 nvidia drivers either, still impossible to switch to Vulkan. I also tried the beta.
I'm also in 367.35.I have a black screen after I apply for the Vulkan api but after I restart the game it worked for me.
prosoor 26 July 2016 at 8:27 pm UTC
Also black screen.
Tried with steam version of the game (updated), nvidia-367 driver and 1070 gtx
Restart didn't help.
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