A patch will launch subsequent week for Anthem and it fixes the non permanent power-down crash on PlayStation 4.
Bioware has recognized “several causes” for the non permanent power-down crash PS4 customers have skilled. A repair can be issued with the following Anthem patch on March 12.
Earlier this week PS4 gamers reported Anthem was crashing and shutting down their PS4 at random. EA was made conscious of the issue and promised a repair was on the best way.
In the meantime, in case you encounter the crash, you possibly can manually power down and restart your PS4, “without risk” of harm, in line with head of dwell providers, Chad Robertson. The studio has additionally discovered zero cases of the problem inflicting consoles to brick; nonetheless, Robinson mentioned to contact EA Help must you expertise something totally different.
Bioware additionally famous this in a livestream yesterday, the place it mentioned the upcoming Anthem patch.
Another repair within the patch applies to the Level 1 Defender rifle. A bug is seemingly causing the weapon to do too much damage, and can be addressed.
Other crashing and stability points are being addressed with the concentrate on console; nonetheless, these points are being seemed into for PC as properly. Expect fairly a little bit of crash fixes, then.
In the March 12 patch additionally, you will have the ability to begin Expedition from anyplace in Fort Tarsis as by way of you have been in a gaggle.
During the livestream, the studio additionally mentioned it’s wanting into making Grandmaster 2 and Grandmaster 3 “more rewarding.” Speaking of Grandmaster tiers, as soon as the patch drops, widespread and unusual loot will now not drop in any GM tier. What this implies is when you attain stage 30, widespread and unusual loot will now not drop from the pool.
The patch will even embrace a buff to Masterwork weapons to compensate for greater problem ranges, which is a plus. Other adjustments coming with the patch embrace: the reintroduction of random and quickplay Strongholds; the flexibility to prime Titans; Mark of Ruin will act correctly; respawn timers are actually 30 seconds and restrictions have been decreased.
Elsewhere within the livestream, it was mentioned inscriptions and drop charges have been nonetheless being monitored.
More of what to anticipate with the Anthem patch was announced in the livestream. A brief recap of all the pieces talked about is included within the video above.