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Outriders - devs are currently testing a huge patch

Published: 11:50, 24 April 2021
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People Can Fly's action game Outriders will soon get a larger patch that is currently undergoing rounds of testing. The devs shared this and much more in a new Reddit thread regarding known issues.

Outriders officially launched on April 1, 2021. The devs have, up until now, had a dedicated Reddit thread that was primarily focused on the launch period.

The devs have recently started a fresh thread where they have already shared the state of the game and the steps they plan to take in the coming days.

Where things stand on Friday, April 23

  • Inventory Wipe & Character Restoration ( Previous Thread )
    • The work and testing on the restoration process will continue throughout the weekend. The devs hope to provide a clear schedule as soon as possible.

Patches

  • One heftier patch is currently being tested. Its release is set for "near future".
  • More detailed patch notes will be available when the patch goes live. In the meantime, here are some highlights:
    • Will fix a number of crashes throughout the game.
    • Will fix a number of issues, bugs and crashes associated with multiplayer.
    • Will resolve an issue that could cause players to get stuck on the "Sign In" screen.
    • Will include lots of resolutions for gear, mod, skill, quest, level & lighting bugs.
  • This patch will also address a number of community issues including (but not limited to):
    • Difficulty dealing with Snipers.
    • Difficulty dealing with excessive knockback from creatures in the Stargrave expedition.
    • The 300MB crash dumps left behind on PC.
    • Many more things.

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Multiplayer

The previously mentioned fixes will address a number of issues, bugs and crashes associated with multiplayer.

The team will also look into the player-submitted reports concerning issues in multiplayer.

Balancing, Expeditions, Down-scaling and other key areas of discussion in the community

  • These topics are being discussed internally.
  • They are fundamental aspects of the game, feedback and considerations for change must be considered over a longer period of time. 
  • The devs intend to have a conversation about these sides of the Outriders experience in the future.

 

 

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