Killzone: Shadow Fall Patch Will Offer Numerous Tweaks and Additions

on December 22, 2013 1:12 PM

Killzone: Shadow Fall fans may have noticed something different about their game; a new patch dropped yesterday, which adds team-based voice chat, color blind support, HUD and radar improvements, the ability to mute players, increased movement speed while using the cloak, and much more. The patch also fixes crashes players have been experiencing.

Here’s the full list the patch covers:

New implemented features/improvements

  • Added team-based in-game voice chat.
  • Added the ability to mute specific players to the in-game scoreboard.
  • Added the ability to mute all players to the Audio options menu.
  • Added support for color blindness to the Display options menu.
  • Added the ability to allow/disallow voice chat in Custom Warzones.
  • Added support for multiplayer voice packs
  • Updated the multiplayer personalization menus with voice pack and skin support.
  • Added links to DLC content on PlayStation Store in areas where DLC and personalization packs can be selected or used.
  • Added an explanation of Warzones to the main menu (visible only to first-time multiplayer players).
  • Added the ability for players to delete their moderated Warzones.
  • Updated the Remote Play button assignment.
  • Increased the running speed while using the Cloak ability.
  • Added an Invite-to-Party button to player cards.
  • Removed the checkpoint text when not saving to disc, to make it less confusing for players.
  • Increased the brightness on The Handler, section Last Stand to make spotting enemies less difficult.
  • Increased the size of the objective icon and changed the image to make it more visible to players.
  • Added a new Warzone customization option: Disable weapon drops.
  • Added a suicide option to the multiplayer options menu.
  • Changed the color of party members on the radar to blue.
  • Removed the player’s rank/challenges completed from the in-game scoreboard.
  • Added base camp turret icons to the radar.

Bugs fixed

  • Fixed several exploits in multiplayer.
  • Fixed several crashes.
  • Fixed a bug where the names of cloaked teammates did not appear above their head.
  • Fixed a bug where the gravity well did not open in some occasions in the campaign level The Dead, section Tyran Lives.
  • Fixed an issue where if all users leave a party mid-game, the teams are not rebalanced when the map rolls over.
  • Fixed a bug where the player’s save data is corrupted if they reboot the title while a patch is being downloaded.
 /  Staff Writer
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