Gamers who’ve reported lengthy load instances throughout evening races in Want for Pace: Warmth ought to have a greater time now, because of the sport’s 1.four replace. This patch not solely goals to cut back load instances but in addition fixes crashes and resolves a difficulty during which first time gamers have been unable to earn Financial institution or Rep rewards. Replace 1.four is available in at simply over 2 GB on PS4.
To enhance the sport’s load instances at evening, a number of the bells and whistles that usually seem—like fancy visible results, smoke, or hearth on spectator’s automobiles — have been toned down or eliminated. This, the developer admits, shouldn’t be excellent, but it surely’s a fast resolution that may assist you to get right into a race quicker. However to not fear, these results shall be coming again in a later replace as soon as load instances are in any other case optimized.
Developer Ghost Video games is dedicated to making sure Want for Pace: Warmth is as much as the requirements of the group. Gamers are inspired to maintain submitting suggestions to make the developer conscious of outstanding points that come up. And contemplating Warmth had extra gamers throughout its opening week than every other Want for Pace sport this era, there’s seemingly no scarcity of suggestions coming in.
Listed below are the sport’s newest patch notes, courtesy of the Ghost Video games group:
Want For Pace Replace 1.four Patch Notes
Atmosphere – Night time race intros
You’ve reported lengthy loading screens earlier than the beginning of races, and we’ve got made an effort to cut back these. Whereas we hope you’ll discover this enchancment, you may also discover one thing else. While you play after the replace, the visible results shall be much less spectacular in the course of the intro and begin of an evening race. Extra particularly, there’ll be no fancy lights, smoke, hearth or spectator’s automobiles. Whereas this isn’t excellent, we needed to enhance the soundness and cut back loading instances within the quick run, and we’re aiming at bringing again these results in a future replace.
No Financial institution or Rep rewards awarded for enjoying the primary races within the sport.
Some gamers wouldn’t earn any Financial institution or Rep rewards after they first performed the sport. Previous to the replace, this could possibly be resolved by restarting the sport – which ought to not be crucial now, because it shouldn’t be taking place anymore within the first place.
Stock sync error
There have been uncommon instances the place upon selecting “Play Solo” or “Play On-line”, gamers can be prompted with a message that their native and on-line inventories don’t match, and asking in the event that they needed to sync them. In a couple of instances, when selecting sure, Financial institution and automobiles would disappear, whereas story development and Rep stage remained.
We’re sorry this occurred – it ought to now not happen, and gamers ought to discover the Pre-Order and Deluxe automobiles once more within the dealership to buy for zero Financial institution.
Crashes & Freezes
You reported that utilizing group wraps or wraps with a excessive quantity of layers might trigger some points. We’ve taken a more in-depth look, and this could not trigger the sport to crash.
Moreover, we mounted another situations the place the sport might freeze or crash, which ought to improve the general stability of the sport consumer.
Fastened a difficulty the place trial customers might expertise an prolonged black display screen after they first launched the sport.
Fastened a difficulty the place gamers have been unable to ask crew members utilizing the search operate.
Fastened a difficulty the place utilizing a selected controller on PC might crash the sport.
Launch Timing – November 21st
PC – 09:00 UTC
PS4 – 10:00 UTC
Xbox One – 11:00 UTC
Estimated File Sizes
PC – 852 MB
PS4 – 2.167 GB
Xbox One – 2.63 GB
The final consensus round Want for Pace: Warmth says it’s a reliable racer, giving long-time followers and new gamers alike tons to get pleasure from. And with the shortage of microtransactions, the extra consumer-friendly strategy appears to be working, as proven by the variety of folks taking part in since launch. It stays to be seen how that may play into the continuing help of the sport, nonetheless.