Update 1.19 is live on all platforms

Strange things come out at night!

We know we're late, but it's better late than never. And with untested fixes :) Update 1.19 is now live on PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S, bringing a spooky time-limited nightly event, as well as a number of fixes and improvements to Way of the Hunter.

(PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S) Version 1.19 patch notes:

  • Added: Halloween event

  • Added: Asset 3D Viewer in Encyclopedia

  • Added: Animal Inspect in the Claim screen

  • Added: Animals downed in a body of water float towards the shore

  • Added: “What’s new“ in the Main menu

  • Tweaked: Sound cues in Hunter sense: Sound analysis displays the animal species only if the animal makes calls or squeaks. If the animal is fleeing or breaking branches, only distance is shown. Explorer difficulty remains unchanged - all the information about animal is displayed every time.

  • Tweaked: Vehicle screen

  • Fixed: Reload animation for Remington 870 Wingmaster

  • Fixed: Missing hunter sense red dot for Remington 7600 and Remington 1903

  • Fixed: Infinite reload and reload without hand animation for Remington 1903

  • Fixed: Hold fire reload causing ammo loss with pump-action shotguns

  • Fixed: Additional reload sound when reloading only 1 bullet to Grandpa’s old rifle

  • Fixed: Animation blends in crouch position

  • Fixed: Changing units format not updating in the objective goal counter

  • Fixed: Sound analysis displaying for animals further than 300m

  • Fixed: FPS drops when the mission ‘Black sheep’ is active

  • Fixed: Waterfowl spooking behavior

  • Fixed: Unintentional closing of the inactive mission warning pop-up when harvesting an animal

  • Fixed: Settings and player position reset when changing difficulty from Adventurer

  • (MP) Fixed: Hunter sense not turning off when the player is standing on a moving car

  • (MP) Fixed: Shot animal sometimes freezing in T-pose for client

  • (MP) Fixed: Events based on time of day for clients (lodge lights)

  • Fixed: Lake missing on the hunting map in Transylvania

  • Fixed: Character getting stuck on the ladder in Nez Perce Valley mountains

  • Fixed: Missing texture in a river section in Transylvania

  • Fixed: Nez Perce Valley river graphical tweaks (water outside of river bed, misaligned textures)

  • Fixed: Community-reported crashes

We will be grateful for any and all feedback and bug reports via the THQ Nordic Redmine (when creating a ticket, please make sure that you enter the correct version): https://redmine.thqnordic.com/.../way-of-the.../issues/new

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