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By | 16/09/2022

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What you lot need to know

  • Outriders is a brand-new co-op looter shooter RPG from People Tin Wing, available on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC.
  • Recently, People Can Fly released a dev update that outlined their upcoming plans for Outriders, including patches.
  • Earlier than planned, the promised first patch update is set to go live for PlayStation and PC within the next few hours.
  • The patch update includes tons of fixes for stability and crashes, and restores cross-play between PlayStation and PC.

Outriders is the latest game to capture the attending of gamers, especially fans of the popular looter shooter genre. Yesterday, Outriders studio People Can Wing released their launch week dev update for Outriders, which outlined its plans to update and improve Outriders in the coming weeks. In the dev update, People Tin Fly promised that the first large Outriders patch update would get in at some bespeak next week.

Today, People Can Wing is delivering on their promises even before than originally promised, and is in the process of releasing the first patch update for Outriders right now. At to the lowest degree, the patch update is going live in the next few hours for Outriders on PS5, PS4, and PC. Xbox console players will accept to wait a piddling bit longer to become the Outriders patch update (although the Outriders squad promises they’re working closely with Xbox to make information technology happen).

The beginning patch update focuses primarily on stability improvements and patching several of the major crashing issues that take affected Outriders since launch, but there’due south also plenty of bug fixes and full general improvements throughout the entire game. Outriders is as well planning future patch updates, so this is far from the offset.

Chiefly, the showtime patch update for Outriders is also striving to fix the cross-play issues between consoles and PC. For now, the patch update is only restoring cross-play between PlayStation and PC (and Xbox cross-play has been disabled entirely). However, once the Xbox patch goes alive all platforms should be able to play with each other through cross-play like normal.

Outriders isn’t a perfect game, but can even so provide fun and amusement for countless hours to fans of this genre. If you’re a fan of co-op looter shooters that focus on fast-paced combat and powerful abilities, Outriders very well may exist on your list of all-time games for PS5.

The full changelog for the first Outriders patch update includes:


  • With the release of this patch, cantankerous-play between PlayStation and PC is now possible
  • Cantankerous-play between Xbox and PC / PlayStation has been temporarily disabled until the Xbox patch has released
  • Cross-play between consoles and PC will be fully restored once the Xbox patch has gone live

Bug fixes

PC & console platforms

  • Overall stability improvements for the matchmaking service
  • Will Ready a multiplayer crash that could consequence in client players having their inventory wiped
  • Will ready the crash when completing the “A Bad Twenty-four hour period” side quest
  • Volition gear up the crash that occurs in No Homo’due south Land when your language is set to Castilian (Yes, nosotros know. Video game lawmaking is a magical thing)
  • Will fix crash on launch problems
  • Will include many more “random” crash fixes
  • We are confident that these fixes will address the majority of crashes reported, as there are simply a handful of root causes but the crashes they generate appear in a number of places
  • Will ready the HUD disappearing in certain cases
  • Will fix bugs that interfere with players re-spawning in multiplayer Expeditions
  • Will fix bugs with players getting stuck on geometry (including when using Gravity Jump) or falling out of the world
  • You volition even so exist able to manually change this setting to “Open” through your game settings
  • This alter will prevent players from joining games where the host didn’t intend to play in multiplayer. It will also cut downward on AFK lobbies
  • This will also help improve matchmaking times, equally the queues will be less likely to be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of constant matchmaking requests generated by “open” games
  • Many other minor fixes and improvements


  • Volition Ready a performance issue where GPU is not being fully utilized. This should assistance with stuttering and DX11/12 issues

Zachary Boddy is the Minecraft Skilful and a News Writer for Windows Primal, Android Central, and iMore. They have been gaming and writing for most of their life, and have been freelancing for Android Cardinal and its sister sites since 2019, with a focus on Xbox and PC gaming. You tin can find Zachary on Twitter [@BoddyZachary](