Available as of yesterday, October 24, 2023, Cities: Skylines 2 He has already received more than 10,000 Reviews on steam51% of them were negative. the reason? Optimization of course. Despite this, the game is ranked first in the top 10 games worldwide, which means it is selling really well.
In short, Colossal Order’s warning that Cities: Skylines 2 wouldn’t do well at launch didn’t help much, since many people bought the game anyway.
It must be said that there seem to be problems even in low detail, as the user complained for example Geofa243: “You can’t render a lag game on the i9 and 3060ti at low settings.” However, improvement is at the center of most criticisms, e.g Fauci 78: “Forget the tranquility of watching your city pulse to the rhythm of urban life; instead, prepare to look at a slideshow that would make any cross-stitch artist proud. ‘Frame drops’ is an understatement; it’s more like “With every frame captured is a precious work of art that the game chooses to show us in an exclusive, few-second preview, one by one.”
However, it must be said that those who have been able to play it speak of a really well-made and attractive title. Moreover, there are many testimonials containing tips on how to improve the game. In short, if you don’t want to fight with the graphics settings, it seems better to wait a bit before purchasing it.
If you want more information, read our Cities: Skylines 2 review.