All News tagged with 'Game Patch'

Paladins Update 1.5 Adds Customizations, Fixes Bugs

Paladins: Champions of the Realm has released its update 1.5, featuring a couple of customizations, some general feature improvements and some bug stomping. There's a video overview to sum everything up.

Posted 5 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Fortnite Patch Brings a Sneaky Rifle

Fortnite's latest patch adds the Suppressed Assault Rifle to Battle Royale, allowing players to deal significant damage with minimal noise. There's yet another character for Save the World as well.

Posted 7 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Destiny 2 Hotfix Sorts Out a Few Issues

Destiny 2's "Forsaken" expansion is finally out, and already Bungie are working on some quick fixes. A small patch focuses on ironing out a few technical creases, from visual effects to gameplay problems.

Posted 7 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Prey's Rogue Moon Update Honours Some Roguelike Indies

Another free update has landed in Prey: Mooncrash, and this time Arkane Studios wanted to honour some of their favourite roguelike indie games, many of which were inspirations for Prey's extra gameplay mode.

Posted 12 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Tekken 7's Second Season Begins With a Patch and a Trailer

Tekken 7's second season is here with Patch 2.0. Lei Wulong and Anna Williams are the first new characters to arrive with the second season, and the patch also makes drastic performance improvements across the roster.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Dungeon Defenders II Hot Fix Addresses Multiplayer Bonus Problems

Dungeon Defenders II recently introduced Multiplayer Bonuses to reward players with loot in their victory chest. There were a few problems with the new feature that have now been addressed.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

World of Tanks: Mercenaries Update Brings New Maps and Tanks to Consoles

In the latest update for consoles, Wargaming is giving World of Tanks fans a bunch of new content. One map returns while another brand new location arrives, and there's obviously a bunch of tanks too.

Posted 20 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Overwatch Reveals a New Challenge for D.Va Fans

Following on from a new animated short for esports athlete D.Va, Blizzard have introduced a new challenge that allows players to unlock a Nano Cola skin for her trusty mech. As always there's a few bug fixes in the patch too.

Posted 20 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Gran Turismo Sport Updates Brings Classic Cars and the Red Bull Ring

Eight new vehicles have arrived in Gran Turismo Sport's Brand Central showroom, including the legendary Shelby Cobra. The game's August Update also contains Austria's Red Bull Ring, as featured in the latest video from Polyphony.

Posted 20 days ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Fortnite Patch Introduces the Shockwave Grenade

The next Fortnite patch introduces a Shockwave Grenade which can launch a player through the air but not cause fall damage. Plus, a new LTM lets you play exclusively with legendary weapons.

Posted 22 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Elite Dangerous Beyond Chapter Three Details Emerge

Elite Dangerous Beyond's third chapter is launching today, and after a fairly lacklustre trailer to announce its arrival, Frontier have revealed more details regarding what players can expect from the update.

Posted 22 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

For Honor To Receive an Arcade Mode This October

For Honor's upcoming Marching Fire update, launching in October, will feature an Arcade Mode. This PvE feature allows players to take on randomly generated challenges of varying difficulty.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Paladins 1.4 Update Introduces the Dragon's Call

The latest patch for Paladins introduces a new event called The Dragon's Call, a 4v4 battle in which you need to carry the Warder's Key Sphere into the opponent's Vault four times. Plus, there's new skins and unlockables.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

The Division Update Balances Some Battlegear, Plus More Fixes

A small update has arrived for The Division, balancing Striker's Battlegear and also sorting out a few outstanding issues across the rest of the game. Update 1.8.3 is available now.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

SMITE Latest Patch Brings the Classic Joust Map

The latest update for deity-battling SMITE brings with it an adventure in the classic Joust map, which was replaced with the newer version in Season 3. Plus, there's some new skins and bug fixes to enjoy as well.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Fortnite's New Gadget Offers Instant Teleportation

The latest gadget to show up in Fortnite's Battle Royale mode is the Rift-To-Go. Making the most of the strange Rifts of Season Five, this tool allows you and your friends to teleport across the map if you get in a jam.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Elite Dangerous Beyond's Third Chapter Has a Release Date

Elite Dangerous Beyond's third chapter will launch at the end of August, as announced by a mysterious teaser trailer that leaves more questions than answers. We'll get some of the latter at Gamescom this week.

Posted 30 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Overcooked! 2 Serves Up Four-Star Levels in New Game Plus

Overcooked! 2 only launched at the beginning of the month but already the developers are looking ahead to content updates. The first of these will be the addition of New Game Plus and a tricky fourth star to earn...

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Fortnite Drops a Heavy Sniper Rifle into Battle Royale

The next weapon to arrive in Fortnite's Battle Royale mode is the Heavy Sniper Rifle. Meanwhile over in Save the World, Thora is a Scandinavian-looking machinist who can get husks lured into traps.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

MLB The Show 18 Gets Roster Updates and Quick Count Events

MLB The Show 18 has had a roster update, changing player attributes and bumping Baez and Simmons up to diamond. The N.L. West Immortal Event is the first event to include Quick Counts as well.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

No Man’s Sky is Still Stomping Bugs in the Latest Patch

Two weeks ago, Hello Games released the first big patch since the NEXT update to deal with the most significant game-breaking bugs. 1.55 continues the hunt, consisting mostly of fixes with a few improvements.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

SMITE Introduces Pele, The Fiery Goddess of Volcanoes

The fiery Goddess of Volcanoes, Pele, joins the SMITE roster in the latest patch, along with a few new skins, some cosmetics and of course, some bug fixes. The patch is available now.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Warframe Update Brings New Skins, TennoGen Bundles and Augments

The latest update for Warframe: The Sacrifice drops today, bringing with it new skins, some TennoGen bundles and new Warframe Augments. The Sacrifice Twitch Drops campaign is re-running too.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

God of War's New Game Plus Arrives This Month

Santa Monica Studio have been promising a New Game Plus mode for God of War pretty much since it came out, and just four months after release the team are ready to launch it in a new free update. Get ready, boy.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

Surviving Mars Gets a Creative Mode in the Next Free Update

Martian city simulator Surviving Mars is getting two free content updates, including a Creative Mode that gives players an easier time of things in order to try out the various mechanics or build their perfect Martian base.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Prey: Mooncrash Blood Moon Update Brings Even More Free Content

Even more free content is coming to Prey's rogue-like Mooncrash DLC. This time around, the Blood Moon Update includes a couple of themed Operators, some Mimics and some weapon skins.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Fortnite Patch adds a Shotgun and a Steady Storm

The latest patch for Fortnite includes a new LTM mode in which the Storm shrinks constantly. With no safe zones players will have to act quickly and keep an eye on the map to see where the Storm is headed.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Final Fantasy XIV's Monster Hunter: World Crossover Has Begun

Last week we saw the dreaded Behemoth from Final Fantasy XIV land in Monster Hunter: World as part of the two franchises' crossover event. Now the favour is returned as Rathalos turns up in the Stormblood universe.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Guilt Battle Arena Gets a Free Content Update

In case you didn't know, Guilt Battle Arena is a one-bullet gunfight party game released back in February. It's already on its third content update, bringing six new game modes which effectively doubles the game's content.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Star Trek Online Gets Patched Up a Little Bit

Star Trek Online has received a tiny little patch just to iron out a few problems on the console versions of the game. A lot of it involves the newest adventures in the Gamma Quadrant, which started last month.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

South Park: The Fractured But Whole's Bring the Crunch Update is Here

South Park: The Fractured But Whole's latest DLC is Bring the Crunch, which we reported on last month. The DLC is available now, and a general update to the base game has arrived along with it.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Monster Hunter World Now Has a Behemoth to Hunt

As announced last month, Monster Hunter World and Final Fantasy XIV are having a crossover. For Monster Hunter, that means that the legendary Behemoth from FFXIV is making an appearance. That patch is now live.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Gran Turismo Sport Gets New Cars, A New Track and New Events

Gran Turismo Sport is getting a free content update, with new cars, a new track and more GT League events. Also, 200 of GT Sport's vehicles are being put on sale as DLC in PlayStation Store and Brand Central.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 3 comments

Rocket League Patch Fixes a Few Bugs

Rocket League gets a small patch fixing a few performance issues and adding the Zephyr crate. That crate has a Cyclone Battle Car inside, along with some decals and engine audio. Throwback Stadium is more widely available.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Vampyr Gets Two New Difficulty Modes

Vampyr is set to get two new game modes at some point this summer. A Story Mode will de-emphasise combat allowing for more focus on the narrative, while a Hard mode will test players' skills in combat even further.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

The Crew 2 Patch Aims for Stability

The Crew 2 has been out for a month, and the developers are still hard at work sorting out performance problems and bugs. This latest patch focuses on various crashes and errors that the game has been throwing out.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Fortnite Gets Tweaks to the SMG, Remote Explosive and Guided Missile

Fortnite is in the middle of celebrating its first birthday, but despite the festivities there's still time for the developers to get into the nuts and bolts of weapon balancing. This video talks through some of the changes.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

No Man's Sky First Patch Since NEXT Goes on a Bug Hunt

No Man's Sky finally got its big NEXT update last week, introducing multiplayer and overhauling other parts of the game too. Now it's time for the first patch, and naturally it's all about fixing bugs.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

3on3 FreeStyle Gets Yet Another Patch

3on3 crosses our desk remarkably often with new characters and performance tweaks, and the next one rebalances the team roster and adds daily buffs to different characters, as well as tweaks to the Stamina and Pass systems.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Destiny 2 Road Map Reveals the Path to Forsaken

Bungie have clarified their road map towards the Forsaken expansion, with a preparatory update coming at the end of August before the big DLC arrives at the beginning of September.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Star Trek Online Victory is Life Update Available Now

Star Trek Online's Victory is Life expansion is now available on consoles. Create a Jem'Hadar captain, join up with legends of the Deep Space Nine crew stop the Hur'q swarms from destroying civilisations.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Be Quiet in Latest Metal Gear Solid V Update

Even with his new project creating a buzz, development continues on Kojima's last project for Konami. Metal Gear Solid V is getting a content update, allowing you to play as the improbably dressed Quiet.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Prey: Mooncrash Gets Another Free Update

Prey's Mooncrash DLC has been a surprise hit, and Arkane are committing to several free updates to the roguelite expansion. In the Blue Moon update players can grab new weapons and themes.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Celebrate Fortnite's First Birthday With Latest Content Update

Fortnite is already a year old, and naturally Epic wants to celebrate with some in-game events. Patch 5.10 adds birthday shenanigans as well as some tweaks and fixes to both of the game's modes.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Stardew Valley Multiplayer Trailer Farms With Friends

The developer of Stardew Valley has been working on a multiplayer update for a long time now, and the mode is finally ready for PC. Consoles will follow sometime later, but there's a trailer to enjoy in the meantime.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

No Man's Sky NEXT Trailer Shows Multiplayer in Action

We're a few days away from the NEXT update for No Man's Sky, bringing with it the multiplayer that many players were looking for from the start. This short trailer shows the multiplayer in action on land and in the sky.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

New Champion Koga Arrives in Paladins

The latest Champion to arrive in Paladins is Koga the Lost Hand. Along with the new champion comes a new Deathmatch map, a new Battle Pass and a Cosmetic Wheel

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Weekly Leaderboards Added To Laser League

Laser League is on to Version 1.2 with the latest patch, which adds weekly leaderboards to the game. It also rebalances timings for all classes and fixes a whole bunch of bugs. It's available now.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Destiny 2 Prepares for Solstice of Heroes with July Update

Destiny 2's July update is here, and it's paving the way for the Solstice of Heroes event that's starting on July 31st. Get your fill of this additional content before Forsaken drops in September.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Two New Guns For Fortnite in Update 5.0

Fortnite's first update following the start of Season 5 brings two new guns into the game, one for Battle Royale and one for Save the World. The latter mode is discounted for purchase until the end of the month.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment