The inventory-wiping bug that’s been plaguing on-line co-op recreation Outriders has been addressed in a patch, which is obtainable now. Between the client-side patch launched at present and a few server-side changes revamped the previous weekend, Square Enix says Outriders gamers shouldn’t be seeing the dreaded bug any extra – however that misplaced objects must be restored in a separate course of in the future.
The Outriders inventory bug appeared to be taking place when the recreation crashed throughout on-line co-op periods, and the outcome was a clear sweep of gamers’ inventories – typically wiping out their fastidiously collected and meticulously crafted high-tier gear. Square Enix says it’s “assured that the patch will forestall inventory wipes in future,” however that it’ll proceed to observe the state of affairs over the weekend to verify issues are steady earlier than opening up the restoration course of for misplaced objects.
“As quickly as we’re happy by the patch’s effectiveness, we’ll share additional particulars together with timelines of our upcoming Inventory Restoration course of,” the developer mentioned, including that any additional cases of the inventory wipe bug must be reported in an ‘Edge Case Reporting thread‘ on the recreation’s Steam discussion board.
Square Enix additionally mentioned that gamers can anticipate to see some transient strangeness after they load the recreation after that patch is utilized: there could also be some connectivity points, and inventory objects could disappear earlier than reappearing once more. The developer says to attend a couple of minutes after which restart Outriders – that is an anticipated a part of the course of and is “a part of our three-step inventory safeguarding measures,” it explains.
On Steam, the patch weighs in at round 874 MB.
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