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Ubisoft Releases Big Ol' Far Cry 3 Console Patch

Far Cry 3's island paradise is home to Komodo dragons, leopards,and sharks. As some players may have noticed, it's also a refuge for a number of pesky bugs. Ubisoft has released a new patch for the console versions on the game, which it hopes will spray away some of those issues.

Console patch 1.03 is a comprehensive update to the game, addressing issues with controls, crashes, and even inadvertent invisibility. 

Here's a complete list of fixes:

General:

  • Fixed several crashes
  • Fixed bug where user was unable to jump on certain surfaces
  • Fixed bug where players could become invisible
  • Fixed bug with 3D weapon images in Decoding menu
  • Fixed bug where weapons could disappear after completing objectives in Co-op
  • Fixed bug where users could get stuck in Loadout screen in Co-op
  • Removed “Reloading” shout after user shoots the bow
  • Fixed issue with overlapping UI elements when playing split-screen
  • Fixed bug where split-screen users could get stuck in black screen after a cinematic
  • Parties will no longer be allowed to numerically unbalance games
  • Improved and fixed several issues with host migration
  • Connection degradation will now properly trigger a host migration
  • Fixed several bugs with Loadout menu
  • Fixed bug that could display a profile restriction message when trying to join a lobby
  • Fixed bug where users could get stuck in 3rd person in Custom games
  • Fixed bug with Flamethrower not doing any damage in certain circumstances
  • Fixed bug where “Player is on the way” tag could stick to downed players
  • Fixed bug where clients could remain on black screen if host left the game
  • Fixed bug where Fire Arrows did not do fire damage
  • Fixed bug where Long Distance Kill was not awarded
  • Fixed bug where Tag Assist was not awarded
  • Fixed bug where Killcam wasn’t shown in certain circumstances
  • Fixed bug where Survival Instinct was not cancelled properly
  • Fixed bug where Psych gas could get dropped in the wrong place
  • Fixed bug where Psych gas could affect players outside of the deployment area
  • Fixed bug where users could get stuck when killed by Poison gas 
  • Fixed bug where other player’s footstep sounds sometimes did not play behind you
  • Fixed bug where sound could get muffled when being revived
  • Fixed bug where user could get de-synced if killed in mid-air

Map Editor:

  • Added information for Player Map playlists
  • Improved available space for Player map names in lobby
  • Fixed bug where User made maps wasn’t downloaded properly in lobby
  • Fixed bug that made the user stuck when igniting Firestorm nodes on certain maps

Single Player:

  • Fixed issue with accessing the camera and the throwing rocks.
  • Fixed issue with accessing weapons. The user weapon inventory will be restored as soon by entering in a safehouse or by fast travelling.
  • Users that have miss the Relic located in Dr. Earnhardt cave will have the relic recover.
  • Fixed the bug with the weapon models staying on screen / stuck on the character arm.
  • The leaderboard is now updating correctly even after if the user is disconnecting/reconnecting the ethernet cable
  • The objective is now properly updated after Jason burns the weed fields.
  • New options the hide the HUD are now available in the option menu.
  • Add support for downloadable content.
  • Fixed the issue when the user was becoming invincible after failing mission 'Black Gold' several times.
  • The Phonecall from Hurk (ULC missions) is no longer overlapping the brief of the 'Piece of the past' mission.
  • Fixed the game crashes happening when the user reconnect to Ubisoft servers using an account that has unlocked any MP item.
  • Fixed the issue when Sam was no longer in the jeep's turret after placing two bomb and being kill several time in 'Black Gold' mission.
  • Sam is no longer getting stuck when the user destroy an enemy car.
  • Fixed the buttons issue related to the Lefty Stick Controls scheme.

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