Dying Gentle 2: Keep Human has simply rolled out a brand-new patch, including a variety of player-requested options and fixing lots of the sport’s worst bugs–including lingering points with “deathloops.” The patch is stay now for PC, and will probably be coming to console quickly, based on developer Techland.
The patch contains a variety of quality-of-life enhancements, together with higher ragdoll physics, efficiency upgrades for older PCs, and what Techland describes as “extra immersive particulars in melee fight.” Digging into the patch notes for replace 1.2, these particulars embody tweaks that take into consideration the burden of blunt melee weapons getting used, a buff for the Biter, and modifications to sharp weapons that enable extra gorey slicing, dicing, and basic bloodshed.
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By way of fixes, the patch has cleaned up the remaining identified situations of what have been known as “deathloops,” the place gamers discover themselves dying again and again in sure circumstances. The patch additionally provides a variety of fixes to story quests the place development might probably be blocked.
Some work has additionally gone into stability points with Dying Gentle 2, with fixes for identified crashes and black display situations. The complete patch notes, included beneath, have a variety of large fixes and tweaks designed to present gamers a greater expertise in Dying Gentle 2’s open world.
Given Techland’s pre-launch promoting for Dying Gentle 2 typically centered on the sheer dimension and scale of the sport, it isn’t stunning so many bugs have cropped up, and the developer has been laborious at work issuing hotfixes and post-release patches. Techland has dedicated to supporting the sport for 5 years post-release, together with not simply fixes however new content material together with new areas, story DLC, characters, and extra.
Dying Gentle 2 Patch 1.2All identified instances with “Deathloops” eradicated.Mounted blocks in a number of quests – Into The Darkish, Assassination, Sophie in The Raid Quest, Hubert in The Solely Means Out, Veronika, Nightrunners, The Misplaced Gentle, Double Time.Solved issues with secure zones (in-game clock stops, can’t sleep).Stability points mounted: crashes or black screens in sure situationsNumerous story progress blocks fixedFixed points with accepting invitesChallenges points mounted: no weapon when stock full, issue stability improved, instruments necessities correctly handledFixed co-op events spawning in distant placesImproved/mounted replication of metropolis open world actions: windmills, hanging cages, loot chests, NPC rescue issuesFixed enemies and gamers falling via the bottom in sure situationsSeveral efficiency drops fixedParaglider and Grappling Hook upgrades may be utilized appropriately for gamers that obtained them throughout cooperative classes.PK Crossbow reward is appropriately given to gamers in cooperative mode. This repair will stop new instances from showing.Necessary Fight Enhancements Improved Biter conduct in the course of the day. The enemy latches onto the gamers extra continuously which diversifies enemy encounters.Efficiency of blunt weapons improved to mirror the sense of weight.Improved enemy response relying on the kind of weapon – to raised mirror the burden of the weapon.Human opponents can now block gamers’ assaults throughout mild hit response time.Gentle hit reactions for human enemies have been shortened.Opponents enter ragdolls extra typically.Ragdoll works extra naturally.Ragdoll behaves in another way relying on the used weapon sort.Applicable forces are utilized when falling from a top and when hitting totally different components of the physique whereas sustaining the pressure given from the course of the blow.When a ragdoll collides with its environment – the suitable sound and FXs are performed relying on the floor the physique falls on.Improved spikes detection. The enemy is now all the time stamped on the spikes after a success. Moreover spikes audio suggestions is now improved and new FXs had been added (displayed based mostly on the physique’s bodily momentum).Evening Enhancements and BalanceHowler’s senses vary elevated.Elevated the Howler resistance to vary weapons.The chase is triggered when a Howler is hit by a ranged weapon and remains to be alive.Volatiles come out of hiding spots sooner in the course of the chase.Stage four of the chase is now harder.Survivor Sense now works appropriately and may be triggered with none cooldowns after getting hit or performing particular parkour actions.Enhancements to the Choices Menu data structure incl. a devoted Accessibility Tab.Added function to point out, disguise or dynamically show Participant Well being Bar, Merchandise Selector, and Time of Day Indicator.The dynamic setting for Participant Well being Bar is the brand new default and hides the bar when the participant is at 100% well being.The dynamic setting for Merchandise Selector is the brand new default. The Merchandise Selector turns into seen when in fight and when performing fight actions or utilizing D-Pad.The dynamic setting for the Time of Day Indicator is the brand new default setting. The Time of Day Indicator turns into seen throughout day-night transitional durations.All the widgets which might be set Hidden or Dynamic change into seen in Prolonged HUD.Visible Enhancements to Participant HP and Stamina bars. These components are lighter and their colours are extra impartial.Visible Enhancements to the enemies’ stance meter to extra clearly point out its connection to blunt weapons.Enhancements to the Last Boss FightFixed a difficulty the place the opponent doesn’t react appropriately to different gamers and doesn’t change conduct which may result in a number of glitches throughout CO-OP play.Alternate opponent behaviors in Part 2 throughout CO-OP play.Opponent performs space assaults extra continuously throughout CO-OP classes.Shortening the narrative scenes between the phases in a boss battle.Boss battle pacing enhancements.Enhancements of the sport endings sequences. Further end-of-game scenes have been added to raised align gameplay and outro scenes.Greater Rank Bows are actually extra simply accessible at Retailers and on the earth.Banshees and Chargers are actually extra simply noticed within the Contaminated hordes in the course of the evening.Launched high-performance preset that optimizes the displayed graphics which lets you play Dying Gentle 2 on older computer systems and laptops.PC DX12 cache-related enhancements. The sport now works smoother upon the primary launch.AVX expertise is now not used within the sport, enhancing points associated to a sport crashing on the launch.Enhancements in outside lighting.Enhancements to solar shadows.Enhancements to highlight shadows.Enhancements to Movement Blur – added depth and distance blur customization.Participant hits with sharp weapons are actually extra exact and permit Gamers to cut off physique components of opponents and lower them in half extra simply (vertically and horizontally).Reworked audio for enemy hit response – totally different sounds are performed relying on the energy of the hit and the harm the participant offers.Blood splats on the bottom seem when Participant hits the opponent.If a participant is near the enemy in the course of the assaults, the opponent’s blood will splash on the display.Improved blood results on enemy our bodies after hits.A useless enemy is now interactive and reacts precisely to blows and accidents.A brand new impact of bloodstains on the enemies’ our bodies after hit.New blood FXs have been added
… and quite a few extra bug fixes and high quality enhancements.
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