Developer Insomniac Video games dropped a brand new replace for its action-adventure sport, Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, which addresses game-breaking bugs, offers MJ some buffs, places your cellphone on silent, and improves general stability.
Posted on November 8 to the studio’s official support page, the workforce at Insomniac Video games detailed precisely what model 1.001.005 does to the PlayStation 5 unique. MJ might be more durable on increased issue settings in order that she isn’t “defeated in a single hit.” (For reference, on regular issue, MJ can take simply two crossbow bolts earlier than happening.) The patch additionally fixes a bug when swapping characters throughout cellphone calls, which means people in search of Peter Parker whenever you’re Miles Morales will cease calling you.
Some game-breaking issues, such because the finale of the Marko’s Recollections facet quest getting caught and the sport not reloading after dying throughout a boss encounter, have additionally been mounted. We like to see it.
There’s additionally a curious repair on this new replace. Apparently, there have been cases the place Spider-Man—whether or not that’s Miles Morales or Peter Parker is unclear—may “lose the power to leap.” It’s arduous to think about getting a lot carried out as Spider-Man whereas being glued to the bottom.
In earlier variations of the sport, for those who have been to desert a mission and enter the sport’s open world, your save file would turn out to be unusable for some purpose. Insomniac Video games has eradicated this drawback. The brand new replace additionally improves Spider-Man 2‘s general efficiency and stability, guaranteeing that the sport runs at tip-top form.
You’ll be able to take a look at the complete patch notes for the sport’s model 1.001.005 down under:
Spider-Man 2 Model 1.001.005 Patch Notes
- Addressed a problem the place NPCs may spawn on high of one another in boats
- Addressed a problem the place MJ might be defeated in a single hit on increased issue settings
- Addressed a number of points the place hiding the HUD would trigger some missions to fail to set off
- Addressed a problem the place collision was lacking on the ground within the harbor
- Additional addressed points the place gamers may turn out to be caught within the finale of Marko’s Recollections
- Addressed a problem the place gamers may swap character in the course of the defeat sequence.
- Addressed a problem the place the participant may turn out to be caught working on a wall
- Addressed a problem the place the fallacious Spider-Man may obtain cellphone calls if the participant switched characters throughout a name
- Addressed a problem the place the participant may lose the power to leap
- Addressed a number of points the place inputs wouldn’t register after zipping to some extent
- Addressed a problem the place the sport wouldn’t correctly reload after being defeated by a boss.
- Addressed a problem the place Peter Parker may turn out to be caught on a bench or railing.
- Addressed a problem the place Spider-Man may clip by means of the map and turn out to be caught throughout fight
- Addressed a problem the place the Grasp Ten Trophy wouldn’t depend flips precisely
- Addressed a problem the place inputs wouldn’t register after grabbing a reminiscence crystal
- Additional addressed points the place fashions wouldn’t load correctly after lengthy play periods
- Addressed a problem the place the participant character may depart a mission and enter the open world leading to corrupted saves
- Improved stability
Launched on October 20, Spider-Man 2 has been a large success for Insomniac Video games, receiving favorable critiques amongst critics and followers alike. It’s the fastest-selling PlayStation Studios sport ever and can quickly get a brand new sport plus mode.