CD Projekt RED has launched patch 4.02 for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and one of many enhancements of it’s to enhance the efficiency mode on PS5 and Xbox Collection X|S. The patch additionally addresses some points in some quests, together with a problem the place the cat faculty gear one may stay energetic even after the diagrams have been discovered and looted. You may learn the patch notes for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt patch 4.02 beneath.
The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt patch 4.02
- Improved CPU core utilization within the DX 12 model.
- Restored horizon-based ambient occlusion. Gamers who had beforehand turned Ambient Occlusion off will want to take action once more. You’ll find it in Choices → Video → Graphics.
- Mounted a problem the place the “My Rewards” part was not localized in REDlauncher.
- Mounted a problem with a flickering panorama in Toussaint that occurred when NVIDIA HairWorks was disabled.
- Mounted a problem associated to particle optimization which may lead to momentary stuttering.
- Improved Efficiency Mode on next-gen consoles.
- Mounted a problem the place characters may change into barely blurry throughout dialogues and cutscenes on PlayStation 5.
- Mounted a problem associated to reminiscence utilization in Ray Tracing Mode which may lead to crashes on Xbox Collection X.
- By any means a Man Soweth… – The sport will not crash if Geralt runs away from Shani after beginning the dialog on next-gen consoles.
- Mounted a problem the place quicksaves couldn’t be loaded when utilizing cross development on Xbox One.
- Added two lacking “Top notch swords!” on previous-gen consoles.
- Mounted a problem with overwriting guide saves the place in some circumstances the oldest gamesave was deleted on PlayStation 5.
- Addressed efficiency points in Beauclair and Novigrad that occurred after loading a gamesave.
VISUAL – PC and Subsequent-Gen Unique
- Improved immersion of water look by including refraction to SSR and ray-traced reflections.
- Mounted a visible challenge with brick textures the place black artifacts coated stone arches.
- Added a Movement Blur slider. It may be present in Choices → Video → Graphics.
QUESTS & GAMEPLAY – Out there on all platforms
- Battle Preparations – Mounted the shortage of a dialogue possibility that will progress the search throughout the goal “Let Avallac’h know everything’s ready.”
- Cause of State – Mounted a problem the place the door to the warehouse may change into completely locked if the participant knocked, entered after which instantly left the constructing.
- Scavenger Hunt: Cat Faculty Gear Improve Diagrams Half 1 – Mounted a problem the place the search may keep energetic even after the diagrams had been looted.
- Mounted a problem the place making an attempt to begin a New Sport+ on an incompatible save would block the participant from beginning the expansions in standalone mode till the sport was restarted.
LOCALIZATION – Out there on all platforms
- Mounted a problem with the Korean localization of Ciri’s and Geralt’s Gwent card descriptions.
- Mounted punctuation points in Arabic localization.
- Up to date Conventional Chinese language font.
CD Projekt RED has acknowledged that these are the largest modifications as a part of the patch, however there have additionally been much more minor fixes added inside this replace that haven’t been listed.