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How to Increase FPS in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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Pokemon Legends Arceus is a fantastic first attempt at the fully open-world series. Players can now explore large open areas while catching and battling Pokémon to meet demands throughout the Hisui region. It’s the evolution that many fans have felt the series needs for some time, but by creating a larger world, Pokemon Legends Arceus struggles with its performance, especially its framerate and visuals on the Nintendo. Switch, now five years old. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to make things go better. here is how to increase FPS in Pokemon Legends Arceus.

Performance increase in Pokemon Legends Arceus

The main way to increase your FPS in Pokemon Legends Arceus is to play the game in handheld mode, rather than placing your Nintendo Switch in the dock and playing on your TV.

This was actually discovered by Digital Foundry, where they discovered that playing on a handheld would limit the resolution to 720p and in doing so maintain a more stable frame rate.

When playing docked, the game aims for 1080p resolution, but this ultimately impacts the FPS you’ll get when playing on your TV.

Other than that, just make sure to keep the game updated with the latest patches released by Nintendo and Game Freak. While there’s no specific mention of these being directly focused on improving performance and FPS, they could still help improve some slight hiccups and hiccups.

However, since the Nintendo Switch does not allow players to change graphics settings, it is not possible to significantly increase the FPS in Pokemon Legends Arceus, outside of handheld mode and game update.

For more tips, tricks, and guides, head over to our Pokemon Legends Arceus wiki, or check out more of our coverage on the game below.

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