The hit Xbox video game, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, received an update this past week that added a host of special features and added functionality that will unlock when it’s played on Microsoft’s new Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles.

Among the added highlights are support for the primary 4K HDR visuals/locked 120 FPS gameplay mode on the Xbox Series X and 1080p HDR/120 FPS mode for the Xbox Series S though the optional secondary modes for each new console are impressive as well.

Owners of the lower end Xbox Series S will be able to switch to a 4K/60FPS mode if they prefer visuals over gameplay while Xbox Series X console owners will gain access to a 6K Supersampled mode with 60FPS and outputs in 4K HDR.

The hit Xbox video game, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, received an update this past week that added a host of special features and added functionality that will unlock when it’s played on Microsoft’s new Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles. Among the added highlights are support for the primar

Here’s the full release notes with other Series X and S features plus some improvements for last gen Xbox One owners and those playing on Windows PC:

Now optimized for the Xbox Series X

  • 4K HDR locked at 120 FPS
  • Optional 6K Supersampled mode at 60FPS outputting in 4K HDR
  • Highest Graphics and Visual Effects settings
  • Instant Input Response
  • Faster Loading Times
  • High Fidelity Audio with increased Dynamic Range and Convolution Reverb for ambiences
  • Available with Smart Delivery

Now optimized for the Xbox Series S

  • 1080p HDR locked at 120 FPS
  • Optional 4K mode at 60FPS
  • Instant Input Response
  • Faster Loading Times
  • High Fidelity Audio with increased Dynamic Range and Convolution Reverb for ambiences
  • Available with Smart Delivery

Additional Features for the All Xbox Platforms

  • Sharpness Settings added in Graphics Settings for additional control of the image sharpness.
  • Quick Access is now available from In-Game Pause menu
  • Backup Saves are now available from In-Game Pause menu
  • Bug Fixes and Improvements
  • General performance improvements across all Xbox One SKUs
  • Stability fixes introduced to further remove OOM and Graphics related crashes
  • Fixed several instances of Ori falling out of the world due to scene loading race conditions
  • Additional polish and improvements throughout the game experience
  • Various smaller bug-fixes

PC Feature and Updates

  • New High Quality Graphics mode for Sharp, Supersampled image rendering with highest visual effect settings.
  • New Low Quality Graphics mode with optimized visual effect settings to allow better performance on lower spec machines.
  • PC Graphics Quality Setting Selection (Low, Balanced, High): Allows choosing between higher framerate and higher quality graphics modes.
  • Sharpness Settings added in Graphics Settings for additional control of the image sharpness.
  • New High Quality Audio Mode: High Fidelity Audio with increased Dynamic Range and Convolution Reverb for ambiences
  • New Low Quality Audio Mode: Lower quality Audio mode for increased performance on lower end machines.
  • Audio Quality Settings Selection: Allow to choose between higher quality audio and more optimized audio performance modes.
  • Quick Access is now available from In-Game Pause menu
  • Backup Saves are now available from In-Game Pause menu
  • General Performance and Image Quality Improvements
  • Stability fixes introduced to further remove OOM and Graphics related crashes
  • Fixed several instances of Ori falling out of the world due to scene loading race conditions
  • Additional polish and improvements throughout the game experience
  • Various smaller bug-fixes

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Ori and the Will of the Wisps

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