Players criticized the technical condition of Mortal Kombat 1 in the version for Nintendo Switchcalling the port a “rip-off” and “disrespectful” to fans.
The owner of an early copy on the console warned about impending problems before release – and he turned out to be right. The game on Switch has huge problems with textures and all sorts of bugs.
Character models take a long time to load, and this happens even on the hero selection screen. In addition, downloads can sometimes take almost a minute of real time.
The frame rate also raises questions – when several fighters appear on the screen at once, the FPS drops from 60 to lower values.
The game runs at 900p dynamic resolution on Switch, but actual results vary between 640p and 720p. In portable mode – 480p.
The problems become especially clear when comparing YouTube channels. ElAnalistaDeBitswhere the Switch version looks very inferior compared to its neighbors.
Some comparison shots have already become memes on the Internet.
Users were outraged that the developers were asking $70 for this port, although its quality does not match other editions of the game.
Many players note that owners of this version should issue a refund. And the authors of technical reviews initially recommend avoiding playing on the Switch.
Previously, Mortal Kombat 1 was downgraded on Metacritic by players from Russia and Belarus due to the unavailability of servers (for those who had already purchased the game).
The game itself is already available to owners of enhanced editions on PS5, Xbox Series, Switch and PC. And the full release of MK1 is scheduled for September 19.