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NVIDIA GeForce 381.89 WHQL driver released, optimized for Dawn of War III, Heroes of the Storm 2.0 & Batman: Arkham VR

NVIDIA has released a new driver for its graphics cards. According to the release notes, this driver offers optimal performance for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, Heroes of the Storm 2.0, Batman: Arkham VR, Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, and Wilson’s Heart.

Furthermore, this driver addresses some crashes that were reported in Sniper Elite 3, increases GPU idling voltage, and resolves some blue-screen crashes on the GeForce GTX1060 graphics cards that were occurring after a system reboot from sleep mode.

Those interested can download this new driver from here.

And here are the release notes for the NVIDIA GeForce 381.89 WHQL driver:

Game Ready

Provides the optimal gaming experience for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, Heroes of the Storm 2.0, Batman: Arkham VR, Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, and Wilson’s Heart.

Software Module Versions

  • NView – 148.47
  • HD Audio Driver – 1.3.34.26
  • NVIDIA PhysX System Software – 9.17.0329
  • GeForce Experience – 3.5.0.70
  • CUDA – 8.0

Fixes Issues:

  • [Sniper Elite 3]: The game crashes. [1880113]
  • [Notebook][eDP panel]: Blue-screen (code 3B) occurs followe by the Recovery screen during software unbundling process. [1900432]
  • [GeForce GTX 1060]: Blue-screen crash occurs pointing to driver (Nvlddmkm.sys) after the system reboots from sleep mode. [1814559]
  • GPU idling voltage has increased. [1904229]

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