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Resistance 3 patch with two MP maps to tentatively arrive next week

Friday, 11th November 2011 15:28 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Insomniac has posted an update regarding patch 1.05, and along with a pending release date of next week, it will also come with two new multiplayer maps at no cost to you. The maps are Creek (16 players) and The Granary (four players). The patch will contain: network lag fixes; improved team balancing; purchasable abilities and equipment at level 60; fewer leaper spawns for Leaper Corpse, and better aiming with Move.

The entire list of fixes and updates included in the patch are below the break. Thanks, G4.

Patch 1.05 highlights:

  • Several performance updates to fix network lag
  • Improved team balancing
  • All equipment and abilities are now purchasable at level 60
  • Leaper Corpse will now spawn fewer leapers
  • Improved the Move’s aim mechanic

Full list:

Deathcam: Update and bug fixes to the deathcam system

Network

  • Updated Network error messages
  • Several performance updates to fix network lag
  • Improved load times for friends list
  • Refined Hero movement for improved network syncing

Lobby

  • Fixed issues related to the game host quitting out of a private game
  • The host will no longer lose the ability to start the game after completing a match and returning to the lobby

Matchmaking

  • Players will no longer be put into a Team deathmatch game while searching for Deathmatch or Deathmatch Small
  • Searching Deathmatch Small with a party of five or more will no longer cause the “Finding Game” screen to loop until the player backs out.
  • Improved team balancing

UI

  • Cleaned up overlapping text fields in the UI
  • The icon for “Double Bird” is now consistant across all menues
  • Fixes to the HUD while playing in Immersive mode

Party

  • Party is no longer allowed to create and enter a game with no opposing team
  • The party leader of parties with 3 players will can no longer result in the party leader being put into the staging screen while the rest of the party is disbanded.

MP Gameplay

  • All equipment and abilities are now purchasable at level 60
  • Players will no longer spawn invisible to other players
  • Suicides award enemies kills if the player is still wounded from their damage
  • Abilities will no longer lose functionality if they activate the ability at the same moment that they dies
  • Split screen players will no longer be on seperate teams
  • Players bodies will no longer hold onto weapons after being killed
  • Change to Chain Reaction final node time

Abilities

  • Leaper Corpse will now spawn fewer leapers
  • The bubble shield will now disapear when the EMP is used against it.
  • Dash now gives more consistent feedback when the player is unable to use it
  • The players head will no longer vanish when killed while performing a taunt
  • Assassin no longer displays the user as a friendly on the radar for DM games
  • Players will no longer lose berserks and abilities after playing a number of match making games
  • The player will no longer spawn with different genades than what was placed in the primary slot through grenadier

Weapons

  • The mutators secondary’s will deal damage regardless of the surface to which it is applied
  • Marksman turrets will function properly regardless of the surface to which it is applied
  • Wildfire lock-on disabled in between shots in MP

Art:  Misc art, collision and volume fixes

Loc: Localization fixes and updates

Move:  Improved the Move’s aim mechanic

Co-op

  • Several bug and crash fixes
  • Co-op player can now watch videos normally
  • Fixes to progression stopping issues while playing campaign in co-op

3D

  • Fixed the loading screen for 3D
  • Tracker footprints now appear for both eyes

Campaign: Misc fixes to campaign

Remnant

  • Remnant levels have been corrected
  • Improvements to the UI

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3 Comments

  1. G1GAHURTZ

    What’s this?

    Free maps??

    #1 3 years ago
  2. reask

    I reckon this is too little too late.
    I gave up on it because of the framerate issues and I reckon lots of others did as well.

    #2 3 years ago
  3. TikiSadZombie

    The patch is up now. It’s 406MB.

    #3 3 years ago

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