Just in time for EVO 2022, the rollback netcode for Atlus West and Arc System Works’ Persona 4 Arena Ultimax is now live.
Wondering what rollback netcode is? Gamerant explains it quite well, stating that it treats both players inputs as local, with the opponent signified as a remote player. With this system in place, each local machine “predicts” what their opponent will do next. Correct predictions have the game play smoothly, while incorrect ones will have the gameplay shifted to the correct gameplay state.
Learn more with the trailer below:
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax — Rollback Netcode Now Live | PlayStation 4, Steam
Based on the Shin Megami Tensei Persona RPG series, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax is a fighting game that has players utilizing a variety of special moves, combos, and Persona abilities. You can read our review of the PC version here, which we gave a score of 80/100.
Note that this code is only available for the PlayStation 4 and PC versions of the game.