Baldur’s Gate 3’s first main patch is now stay, and simply as promised, it contains over 1,000 fixes for numerous issues, together with bugs and balancing points. It’s fastened so many issues, in reality, that the patch notes don’t really match inside Steam’s information put up character restrict.
Given the enormity of the patch, it isn’t doable to record each single change right here however as a substitute there are some key ones to focus on. Probably the most thrilling change would possibly simply be that, in the end, quick characters can kiss their taller companions correctly, in a significant win for brief kings in all places. As Larian Studios has put it within the information put up saying that the replace had been deployed: “We’re bringing again Brief King Summer season with higher kissing contact for brief races!” Rejoice!
Different massive bugs which were ironed out embrace one which beforehand triggered a recreation over display screen to look after serving to downed occasion members (which was removed from ideally suited) and a glitch the place characters might get trapped in an infinite falling loop. Additionally notable is the truth that any further, attacking an NPC throughout dialogue after being downed will not current you with an premature recreation over – you’ll be arrested, as a substitute (so you must nonetheless in all probability keep away from doing that).
In the meantime, vital modifications have been made to Baldur’s Gate 3‘s recreation steadiness – to call a couple of issues, you possibly can not use the Defend response when silenced, NPCs will not be capable to spot you after they’re not imagined to, and NPCs will not be capable to assault outdoors of their flip at first of fight throughout pressured turn-based mode.
If you wish to learn the patch notes of their entirety, you possibly can discover them right here. You would possibly need to make a cup of tea or two earlier than getting began, although – you may be there some time.
Baldur’s Gate 3 will quickly be coming to PS5, and after that, Xbox Sequence X|S. For extra upcoming video games coming to consoles, you possibly can have a look at our roundup of new Xbox Sequence X video games and new PS5 video games.