Alien Swarm August 2 Update Patch Notes


A new Alien Swarm Reactive Drop update is rolling out on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and PC (Steam). According to the official Alien Swarm patch notes, the latest update brings various fixes and translation updates.

Previously, a major update added two newly remastered community campaigns, some long-awaited weapon tweaks, updated translations, and plenty of other changes.

Unfortunately, players are facing several gameplay issues. Today’s Alien Swarm patch will fix a few of these issues. Read more details below.


Alien Swarm Patch Notes – August 2, 2022


  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation.
  • Updated German translation.
  • Updated Italian translation.
  • Updated Japanese translation.
  • Updated Russian translation.
  • Fixed an issue where the wrong translation could be partially loaded at startup.


  • Fixed a crash when opening the voting menu while not in a lobby.
  • Fixed SourceTV participating in ready checks.
  • Fixed idle timeout warnings displaying incorrectly.
  • Players that cannot be vote-kicked are no longer kicked by timeout.

Download the free Alien Swarm patch on PC (Steam).