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Two-tiered Crysis 3 patches rolling out now on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC

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Crysis 3 players currently enjoying the game’s excellent multiplayer will be able to update this portion of the game very soon, and if you’ve played recently you’ll already have been able to improve your experience with a few quick-fire fixes and updates.

On PC and PlayStation 3, both patch version 1.1 and Data Patch B for Crysis 3 have been made available and are rolling out now, while Xbox 360 will get the first full patch soon. Here’s what’s new and improved in Crysis 3 multiplayer following the application of the game’s first patches:

Crysis 3 Patch 1.1:

  • PC: Live
  • Xbox 360: Release To Be Confirmed
  • PlayStation 3: Rolling out now

“Patch 1.1 will be a physical update requiring you to download it when prompted from Origin/XBL/PSN and contains numerous bug fixes and updates:”

  • Fix for users getting stuck in the Pinger
  • Fix for Flashbang/Smoke grenade reactions not displaying in Kill Cam
  • Fix for crosshair becoming invisible after certain actions
  • Fixes for squads joining and disconnecting from servers
  • Fix for players being unable to fire or reload occasionally
  • Fix for users occasionally being able to hear VTOL damage siren constantly
  • Weapons retrieved from the ground now have the correct attachments
  • Fix for players getting stuck if ripping HMG off VTOL during destruction
  • Fix for being unable to detonate C4 after host migration on consoles
  • Fix for game not ending correctly if last opponent triggers a host migration
  • Fix for issue where sometimes rip and throw weapons would not deal damage in smoke grenades
  • Fix for relay in CTR becoming stuck if picking up relay during shotgun reload
  • Fix for icons disappearing occasionally in CTR
  • Fix for players occasionally spawning with wrong loadout in Assault (PC Only)
  • Last Man Standing no longer displayed in Hunter for players that have just died
  • Fixed issue with teams during host migration in Hunter/Assault
  • Significant optimisation to Medium detail settings (PC Only)
  • Particle optimisation (PC Only)

Crysis 3 Data Patch B:

  • PC: Live
  • Xbox 360: Live
  • PlayStation 3: Live

“Data Patch B is a behind the scenes update and is automatically downloaded when entering Multiplayer. Patch B contains the following tweaks:”

  • Melee whilst sliding damage reduced to match patch A’s melee damage
  • Typhoon mid range damage reduction
  • Bow sensitivity reduced to match Assault Scope values on PS3/X360 as they have similar zoom values. PC remains as before
  • SCAR+Laser long distance effectiveness reduced.
  • Threat Awareness module levelling targets reduced to 3/10 enemy C4’s destroyed
  • Potential fix for “Incoming!” Skill Assessment not levelling up correctly
  • Fix for Social Challenge skill assessments not being tracked correctly

Are you playing Crysis 3?

You can read El33tonline’s Crysis 3 review to see what we thought about the game’s distinct singleplayer and multiplayer modes, eventually coming to the conclusion that multiplayer is the main reason to pick it up.


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