Like this author?

Follow this author, get more from this author. Ta-da!

Sign up now

Hide this X

news\

Skyrim on PS3 Suffering from Lag Issues

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim  - 871855

PC gamers arent' the only ones suffering from poor frame rates and lag issues.  Recent complaints on the Bethesda forums reveal that Skyrim on PS3 may be suffering from lag issues, possibly due to gamesave size limit.

Forum member PurpleHaze was the first to post a question about it, explaining, "After my gamesave reached 5.3mb the game started to lag and go really unstable."

Some details about his problems include, "framerate issues, poor rendering, shoddy loading and non interactions for finishing quests/cutting wood etc."

From there, other PlayStation 3 gamers came forward with their claims.

"The more I played, the more lag I started to notice," claimed forum member Wildface.

Many have attributed the cause to be linked to the size of the game save files.  5.3mb is a pretty large file considering the relatively small sizes of other games' save files.  Of course, there are some who claim to have saved files over that size and not suffering any setbacks, so this could be an isolated case.  At worst, Bethesda should be able to fix it with a patch.

Matt-liebl-profile
Matt Liebl You can follow Senior News Editor Matt Liebl on Twitter @Matt_GZ. He likes games, sports, musicals, and his adorable dog, Wrigley. And his wife.
Share with your friends
Related Images
Elderscrollsskyrim_videoshot Spike_tv_vgas_-_feature The_elder_scrolls_v_-_skyrim_-_360-pc-ps3_-_1 The_elder_scrolls_v_-_skyrim_-_360-pc-ps3_-_2 The_elder_scrolls_v_-_skyrim_-_360-pc-ps3_-_3 See all images
blog comments powered by Disqus