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News: Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Will Improve Framerate on PS4

Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Will Improve Framerate on PS4

Band aid

Well done for beta testing the game everyone; Assassin’s Creed Unity may resemble a finished product later this week. Ubisoft has announced that it will be launching a brand new PlayStation 4 patch for its plagued Parisian escapade tomorrow, which will improve the title’s frame rate – and fix a frightening number of bugs that somehow...

News: Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Deployed to Address Online Connectivity Errors

Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Deployed to Address Online Connectivity Errors

Quick fix

Rockstar Games has launched a brand new patch for the PlayStation 4 port of Grand Theft Auto V, which is designed to fix “intermittent online connectivity errors”. The update is available now, and weighs in at approximately 300MB. It should download automatically if you leave your system in Rest Mode. There are more details on how to...

News: Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Problems Preventing Online Access

Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Problems Preventing Online Access

CE-32937-4 causing headaches

Picture the scene: you’ve just picked up Grand Theft Auto V on the PlayStation 4, and you’re ready to play – but the release’s monstrous day one patch just won’t download. This is what's happening right now, as we’ve just taken our copy of the title for a test drive, and have been confronted with an error...

News: What Does PS4 Racer DriveClub's v1.07 Patch Do?

What Does PS4 Racer DriveClub's v1.07 Patch Do?

Lots of things

Doesn’t time fly when your game’s broken? Evolution Studios is already onto patch v1.07 for its PlayStation 4 exclusive racer DriveClub, but this does more than tweak the title’s busted online connectivity. The first new feature included as part of this update is Photo Mode, which will allow you to take snaps of your...

News: Grand Theft Auto V PS4's Launch Patch Will Steal a Load of Your Bandwidth

Grand Theft Auto V PS4's Launch Patch Will Steal a Load of Your Bandwidth

Hand it over

Very few retailers seem to abide by street dates these days, so it’s no surprise to see Grand Theft Auto V’s next-gen port already being streamed around the web. This early access means that information about the game is also beginning to trickle out – including details about the size of its day one patch. According to an image...

News: Assassin's Creed Unity PS4 Patch Squashes Several Big Bugs

Assassin's Creed Unity PS4 Patch Squashes Several Big Bugs

No improvements to performance, though

It occurred to us earlier this evening that Ubisoft could, in theory, blame Assassin’s Creed Unity’s various bugs and glitches on a fault in the Animus – providing it with the perfect plot device to explain away the title’s terrible launch. Fortunately, the French firm isn’t doing that, and is instead...

News: Forget Assassin's Creed, Alien: Isolation's Recent Patch Causes Game Breaking Bugs

Forget Assassin's Creed, Alien: Isolation's Recent Patch Causes Game Breaking Bugs

Oh dear

When it comes to video game glitches, it never rains, but it pours. No doubt you've already seen the David Lynch-inspired monstrosities pouring out of the recently released bug-fest Assassin's Creed: Unity. Well, now reports are emerging that the PlayStation 4 version of Alien: Isolation is experiencing some glitches of its own – albeit of...

News: Ubisoft's Aware That Arno Can Fall Through the Floor in Assassin's Creed Unity on PS4

Ubisoft's Aware That Arno Can Fall Through the Floor in Assassin's Creed Unity on PS4

Animus issues

Assassin’s Creed Unity is busted. You can play the game, for sure – but it’s not a particularly pleasant experience a lot of the time. If our ghastly glitches roundup didn’t already get that point across, then know that during a co-op session with associate editor Robert Ramsey last night, this author’s game slipped into a...

News: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to Secure Two PS4 Patches This Week

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to Secure Two PS4 Patches This Week

Patched up

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the best entry in Activision’s first-person franchise for some time, but players have reported some multiplayer connectivity mishaps since its launch last week. Fortunately, developer Sledgehammer Games is on the case, and is preparing a couple of PlayStation 4 patches which will hopefully iron out the...

News: Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is Getting a Fancy New Photo Mode

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is Getting a Fancy New Photo Mode

Precious pictures

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor has been this month's sleeper hit, and the title just keeps getting better. Indeed, it recently received a patch which included a brand new photo mode - similar to the one's found in inFAMOUS: Second Son, and The Last of Us: Remastered - allowing you to take happy snaps of its haunting and gorg

News: Octodad Fumbles as New Patch Causes Save Data Issues

Octodad Fumbles as New Patch Causes Save Data Issues

Parental problems

This week marks the return of everyone's favourite father figure, with the launch of two free Octodad: Dadliest Catch scenarios to wreak havoc with. Sadly, while you may be eager to play Doctor and Romeo in these extended episodes, the crustacean isn't the only catch, as players are reporting save data issues following the update...

News: Killzone: Mercenary Prepares for PlayStation TV with Patch

Killzone: Mercenary Prepares for PlayStation TV with Patch

Show stopper

We’re not entirely sure why Sony’s opted to delay the PlayStation TV for a month in Europe, but those of you in North America will be able to wrap your hands around the nifty little microconsole starting from tomorrow. And in order to celebrate that momentous occasion, Guerrilla Cambridge has deployed a timely patch for Killzone:...

News: Destiny's 1.0.2 Patch Goes Live, Improves Loot and Dishes out More Rewards for Strikes

Destiny's 1.0.2 Patch Goes Live, Improves Loot and Dishes out More Rewards for Strikes

About time

The day that all of you Guardians have been waiting for has finally arrived, as Destiny's highly anticipated 1.0.2 update is now live, and we know what most of you must be thinking as you read this: it's about bloody time. As promised, the patch makes changes to the Cryptarch, who had a horrible habit of giving you gear that didn't live...

News: Loot Will Be More Likeable in Destiny's 1.02 Patch on PS4

Loot Will Be More Likeable in Destiny's 1.02 Patch on PS4

Crypt arse

Let's be honest: the loot system in Destiny is broken. Bungie's latest big thing may be beautiful, but no one cares how good it looks when you can't find the gear that you want — even if you've spent several hours shooting into a void in the hope of finding something worthwhile. Fortunately, upon the discovery of another so-called...