Category Patch Notes

Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: All Platforms Update March 3rd 2015

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Here is the full list of changes and improvements included in the Winter Patch. All changes applies to all platforms unless explicitly stated otherwise. For highlights with pictures, follow the link

GENERAL IMPROVEMENTS
- Added Squad Obliteration game mode
- Added support for New player servers (rank 10 and down)
- Added support for matchmaking into ranked servers (in addition to standard official)
- Various anti-cheat improvements implemented
- In combat system now temporarily disables squad spawning when squad mate is in combat
- In combat system now temporarily disables Medic Bag healing based on damage taken and incoming suppression increase
- In combat system now temporarily disables First Aid Kit healing based on damage taken
- Decouple vehicle aiming from turning option added
- Add...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: All Platforms Update Nov 18 2014

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The following tweaks and fixes apply across all platforms. However, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC have a few unique fixes that you can find on the bottom of the post.

GENERAL
• This game update enables the Battlefield 4 Final Stand expansion pack.
• Tweaked the hit indicator speed to behave more like Battlefield 3.
• Fixed an issue where the hit indicator size for shooting an enemy player in the arms would be small, when it actually should be medium size.
• Added advanced gameplay options for customizing the hit indicator.
• Tweaked hit indicators: medium hit texture to better fit with small hit and headshot textures.
• Improved the hit indicator accuracy from vehicles when shooting enemy infantry.
• Made it clear in the in-game squad menu that a “Squad Join”-s...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: Server / PC / Xbox One / Xbox 360 / PS4 / PS3 Update Sept 30 2014

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Here it is boys, the patch we have all been waiting for. The following tweaks and bug fixes apply across all platforms. However, PlayStation 3 and PC has unique fixes that you can find towards the bottom of the post.

GENERAL
• Fix for a crash that could occur when entering a vehicle or using a gadget.
• Improved soldier movement to closely match that of Battlefield 3 while still maintaining animation fidelity of Battlefield 4.
• Fix for an issue on the Siege of Shanghai where players could make themselves invincible near Flag A.
• Added pre-round ready state. The minimum player’s ready per team needed for the round to start is calculated from the team with less players.
• Crosshairs/Optics scale tweaked and visibility against light backgrounds improved.
• Helicopters and jets ...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: PC / Xbox 360 / PS3 Update July 8th 2014

patch-notes-bf4PC Game Update Jul 8 Patch Notes

COMMANDER APP:
-Various bug fixes

GENERAL:
-Fix for an issue where players were able to duplicate Battle Pickups by repeatedly picking up a kit
-Fix for an issue where field upgrades would stop working after one round when players had reached the max field upgrade level
-Fix for a crash that could occur when a player left a round
-Added a 15 seconds warm-up timer for all Official games Additional note, we added the warm-up for PC due to different client spec loading the map fairly, to create a more balanced start of the game.
-Created a user interface for tweaking the joystick dead zone on PC because the lack of it was preventing some players to use their joysticksNote: This fix was included by mistake, already released months ago.
-Fix for an issue that pr...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: PlayStation 4 / Xbox One Update July 8th and 9th 2014

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COMMANDER APP:
-Various bug fixes

GENERAL:
-Fix for an issue where players were able to duplicate Battle Pickups by repeatedly picking up a kit
-Fix for an issue where field upgrades would stop working after one round when players had reached the max field upgrade level
-Fix for a crash that could occur when a player left a round
-Added a 15 seconds warm-up timer for all Official gamesPC Only
-Fix for an issue that prevented players to issue squad order around capture points during the sandstorm on Gulf of Oman
-Fix for an issue where a squad leader would kick a member from the squad, but the slot wouldn’t become available for others to join
-Option added for double tap forward to sprint (when on foot)

GRAPHICAL:
-Fix for an issue where the player would ...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: PlayStation 4 / Xbox One Update June 4th 2014

patch-notes-bf4June 04 PS4 Game Update Notes 
- Improved/reduced explosion induced camera shake 
- Rental server bug fixes 
- Character collision improvements 
- Fix to reduce object damage mismatch between client/server. 
- Fix explosion packs not being able to be shot sometimes 
- Improvements for client side packet loss 
- Added controller option to swap functionality of the bumper and trigger buttons 
- Physics optimization for Naval Strike Wave Breaker rocks 
- Carrier – Invisible walls stopping bullets fix 
- High Frequency Network update 
- Added High frequency “bubble” updating player movement, stance, rotation, damage and projectiles at a separate rate on foot and in vehicles 
-Added option to control client side update rate setting

June 04 Xbox One Game Update Notes 
- Improved/reduced expl...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: PlayStation 3 / Xbox 360 / PC Update June 3rd 2014

patch-notes-bf4June 03 PC Game Update Notes: 
- Improved/reduced explosion induced camera shake 
- Character collision improvements 
- Fix to reduce object damage mismatch between client/server. 
- Fix explosion packs not being able to be shot sometimes 
- Improvements for client side packet loss 
- Client crash fixes 
- AMD Mantle multi-GPU improvements 
- Carrier Assault game mode reports bug fix 
- High Frequency Network update 
-Added High frequency “bubble” updating player movement, stance, rotation, damage and projectiles at a separate rate on foot and in vehicles 
-Added option to control client side update rate setting 
- Fix for an issue where jets being attacked by other jets would not receive damage at certain altitudes

June 03 PS3 Game Update Details: 
- Improved/reduced explosion induce...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: Battlelog Update April 8 2014 Loadout Presets

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- A silent update for the Battlelog mobile app will follow later today or tomorrow, bringing support for e.g. Loadout Presets in the mobile app. Stay tuned for the mobile changelog.

FEATURES & IMPROVEMENTS:
- Loadout Presets: Create your very own Kit and Vehicle presets in Loadout, and quickly apply a previously created Preset.
- Platoons 1.1: we have now released the first big update to Platoon, including features such as:
– Be able to see where your Platoon members are playing in the new servers tab
– You can now increase the member cap to 150 by reaching rank 5 and 200 by reaching rank 10
– Automatically subscribe to all Platoon wall posts and comments, so you won’t miss a thing
– Once rented servers become available, Platoon leaders can choose to promote their servers fo...

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Battlefield 4 Patch Notes: PC MAR 31 2014

patch-notes-bf4March 31 PC Game Patch Update Notes 

GENERAL FIXES
-General stability improvements
-Fix for a crash that could occur when players were customizing vehicles.
-Fix for an issue in the Rush game mode where end-of-round screen would always indicate that there were 60 minutes left of the game.
-Fix for an issue where the splash damage for IFV shells, Helicopter rockets, and Mortar rounds was unable to destroy deployed equipment.
-Fix for an issue that could cause the quad bike to explode when it hit indestructible objects.
-Fix for an issue that would cause sniper rifles to display too much bloom when aiming in snowy conditions, especially the outside areas of Operation Locker.
-Fix for an issue where the ECM would sometimes fail to jam incoming missiles.
-Shortened the take-off distances for ...

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