I'm having shader issues with Pokemon Omega Ruby

I’m having shadering problems on pokemon omega ruby, while it’s missing textures, the game runs realitevly smooth. However when I turn off the Shader settings it fixed it however it made the game unplayable with 10 fps

System Information

  • Operating System: Windows 8.1
  • CPU: Intel Celeron N2940 @1.83ghz
  • GPU: Intel HD
  • Citra Version (found in title bar): Citra Canary 1806 (Same with Nightly aswell)
  • Game: Pokemon Omega Ruby
  • Screenshot of Issue (include the full Citra window including titlebar):

Diagnostic Log
Upload your log file as an attachment by dragging & dropping. citra_log.txt (21.1 KB)

In order to save a copy of the log, follow this guide:

System Information for Support

Client Version                                Canary 1806 HEAD-e9c481c
Operating System                              Windows 8.1 (6.3)
CPU                                                 Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU  N2940  @ 1.83GHz
Graphics API                                  OpenGL 3.3.0
Graphics Renderer                             Intel(R) HD Graphics
GPU Driver Version                  
CPU JIT                                       [x]
Hardware Renderer                             [x]
Hardware Shader                               [x]
Hardware Shader, Accurate Multiplication      [x]
Shader JIT                                    [x]
System Region                                 2
Shader Disk Cache                             [ ]

Here’s some issues I found with your log that might help.

Just to add this: I search the new drivers but it turns out I have custom drivers that may not function properly if I install newer generic ones from Intel.

OEM drivers are usually behind Intel by quite a large margin, usually it is fine to update to Intel’s.

Download win64_15.33.50.5129.zip from https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/29473/Intel-Graphics-Driver-for-Windows-15-33-?product=85552
direct link: https://downloadmirror.intel.com/29473/a08/win64_15.33.50.5129.zip

then follow this guide to install it: https://www.howtogeek.com/343287/how-to-fix-the-driver-being-installed-is-not-validated-for-this-computer-on-intel-computers/

Since you have an old GPU which can randomly crash due to a driver bug you might also need to use Nightly 1392 until you upgrade your computer: https://github.com/citra-emu/citra-nightly/releases/tag/nightly-1392

Thank you so much!! Much better than steam’s support XD

1 Like