Game studio Guerilla Games has officially released patch 1.04 for popular video game Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition on PC.
According to the game studio, this new patch aims to fix more crashes as well as a host of gameplay and performance improvements. They are still investigating open issues at this time and will update the gaming community once they have made progress.
As usual, the studio is still straightforward when it comes to the issues that still remain despite with the new patch. They are also asking the gaming community to report the bugs that they encounter even if there is a new fix.
Check out the full patch notes below:
Some players are experiencing an out of memory error during the game optimization process.
Some players are experiencing graphical settings issues, such as Anisotropic Filtering or HDR not working correctly.
Some players are experiencing performance issues on specific GPUs or hardware combinations.
Some players are experiencing issues with Aloy’s hair when the game is running above 30 FPS.
We’re aware of and continue to investigate issues that are not yet solved on both the player-compiled lists by u/EvilMonkeySlayer and u/Rampage572 – thank you!
Patch Notes Crash Fixes:
Fixed a crash that could occur when users would create a new game and their save game slots were full
Fixed a startup crash related to temp folder
Fixed an AI crash that could occur during combat
Fixed an AI crash in the EventMessageHandler
Fixed a crash related to WorldData sampling (the callstack would end in WorldMapData::SampleAtPixel)
Fixed a crash when users would instantly back out when changing sliders in the Settings menu
Fixed a crash that would occur when having the “Greetings” option open in photo mode and then exiting
Potential fix for memory corruption in AI routines which could lead to crashes
Potential fix for a GPU hang caused by a threading issue
Fixed a mismatch that would occur on Shader Model 6.0 and 6.1 hardware which could lead to a crash
General improvement to CPU performance (depending on CPU/GPU speeds, this can result in a 1-10% performance improvement)
Improved performance of camera cuts in cinematics and conversations
HDR – Fixed colour banding issues in HDR mode
Mouse Controls – Fixed an issue where mouse sensitivity was incorrect when framerate wasn’t constant
Aiming – Fixed an issue where Aloy was unable to shoot while being able to do a critical attack near a machine
Cutscenes – Fixed an issue where geometry and textures would pop in after camera cuts
Adaptive Performance – Fixed an issue where lighting glitches would occur when turning on Adaptive Performance
Volumetrics – Fixed an issue which could cause blinking artifacts in volumetric effects, like fog
Visibility – Fixed an issue which could sometimes cause geometry to briefly disappear after streaming
Horizon Zero Dawn Complete is now available on PC and originally on PlayStation 4.