Together with the Steyr Arms Pack release, patch 1.24.2 is live on PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S. It brings several new features like Razer Chroma support, the ability to take screenshots directly in Photo mode, or the option to skip the story race mission in Aurora Shores. This update also offers many tweaks and fixes, including improved framerate stability on consoles in specific locations. The update is live for all base game owners, even if you don’t own Steyr Arms Pack or any prior DLC. Please check the patch notes below for details.
1.24.2 patch notes
PC: Razer Chroma support for compatible devices
PC: In-game ability to take screenshots in Photo mode
Video option - Sharpness
Gameplay option - Hunter Sense screen effect intensity (on/half-visible/off)
Ability to skip the story race mission in Aurora Shores
Encyclopedia now opens on the Animals tab by default
Removed half-years from animal age ranges in the encyclopedia
Specified different male/female age ranges of some animal species in the encyclopedia
Items in Storage are now sorted by categories
Lowered arrow damage to lungs
Adjusted shotgun pellet weight and ballistic curve for more appropriate shotgun damage and effective range
PS5, Xbox: Improved framerate stability in specific locations
PC: Occasionally unresponsive right click after reaching the edge of the screen
Animals not changing need zones in response to hunting pressure
Various localization issues
Incorrect age range for Ross’s goose
PS5, Xbox: Blood splash particles not working in Performance mode
MP: Host’s perks progressing by client’s actions
Gemsbok trophies are misaligned on some dioramas
Incorrect bird animation blend from flying to landing
Foxes not spawning in the Aurora Shores mission “Fix the Fox“
Mission Animals that were killed a second time and could not be harvested, not despawning
PS5, Xbox: Camera stutter while aiming down sights
A caller is shown twice in the player's hand
PS5, Xbox: Same action used for “More info” and “Switch user” in the Main menu
We will be grateful for all feedback and bug reports via the THQ Nordic Redmine (when creating a ticket, please ensure you enter the correct version).
We constantly analyze and fix other bugs, including accidental and unresolved console crashes. Thank you for your continuous support and patience!
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