Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands

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Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands cover
Developers
Ubisoft Paris
Ubisoft Annecy
Ubisoft Bucharest
Ubisoft Montpellier
Ubisoft Milan
Ubisoft Reflections
Publishers
Ubisoft
Engines
AnvilNext 2.0
Release dates
Windows March 7, 2017
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Key points

Many progression-related bugs that make completing various quests/areas impossible combined with frequent autosaving. Periodically manually backing up the save folder is highly recommended.[1]

General information

PC Report
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All versions require Uplay and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[2]
A free trial is available (5 hours of gameplay).[3]

Version differences[edit]

The Deluxe Editions contains the base game and some additional content.
The Gold Edition contains the base game, the Season Pass and the content from the Deluxe Edition

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Season Pass
Windows
Narco Road Included with the Season Pass
Windows
Fallen Ghosts Included with the Season Pass
Windows
Ghost War Pass The content is only available in PvP (Uplink)
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip all intro videos[4]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\videos\
  2. Delete or rename Nvidia.bk2, Ubisoft_Logo.bk2, VIDEO_EXPERIENCE.bk2, VIDEO_GLOBA_000.bk2 and VIDEO_INTRO_GAM.bk2.
  3. Delete the TRC folder.
Use -nointro command line argument[citation needed]

Notes

Works only with Steam version of the game.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Ghost Recon Wildlands\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Uplay-folder>\savegames\<user-id>\1771\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Uplay

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Percentage based, 75-97° at 16:9, +10° with holstered weapon
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16x
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, TAA, SMAA and SSAA (through Resolution Scale)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Includes a frame rate limiter.
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Console versions only.
Keyboard & Mouse Settings.
Keyboard & Mouse Settings.
Controller Settings.
Controller Settings.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Backslash cannot be bound to commands, as it is used to delete bindings on the keybinding screen. The map screen cannot be rebound from the default M.
Mouse acceleration
0-100%, default is 0%
Mouse sensitivity
0-100%
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Only sticks, bumpers, and trigger buttons can be swapped
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Allows auto selection or choice of Xbox 360, One, and PlayStation 4 button icons
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Steam Input API support

Audio settings[edit]

Audio Settings.
Audio Settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Microphone volume in-game is tied to Windows Sound setting
Surround sound
Subtitles
On by default
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Background Sound found in the audio settings

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op

Issues fixed[edit]

Game changes microphone gain at launch[edit]

Modify microphone gain ingame[5]
  1. Start the game.
  2. Go to the audio settings.
  3. Set Microphone Volume to your preferred microphone gain.

FPS drops[edit]

Modify Nvidia Control Panel settings[6]
  1. Launch Nvidia Control Panel
  2. Go to Manage 3D settings
  3. Turn off threaded optimization
  4. Set Maximum pre-rendered frames to 1

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer EasyAntiCheat

System requirements[edit]

A 64-bit system is required.
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-2400S 2.5 GHz
AMD FX-4320 4.0 GHz
Intel Core i7-3770 3.5 GHz
AMD FX-8350 4.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
AMD Radeon R9 270X
2 GB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX 970
AMD Radeon R9 390
4 GB of VRAM

References