Returnal Update 1.004.000 Patch Notes (1.004) for PS5 (June 14, 2021)

Returnal patch 1.004.000 will soon roll out on PS5. According to the official Returnal update 1.004 patch notes, the latest update added quality of life improvements, changes, and fixes. Apart from this, Returnal version 1.004.000 also includes performance fixes.

Recently the game was released with mostly positive reviews. Unfortunately, since the release, some players are facing graphic and texture problems.

Today’s Returnal patch 1.04 will fix a few of these issues. Check out more details below.

Returnal 1.004 Patch Notes (June 14, 2021)

  • Platinum: Added support for replaying certain Act 1 & Act 2 Trophies
  • Platinum: Added support to retroactively award Trophies which cannot be replayed
  • Platinum: Added additional locations for Scout Logs 9, 34, 35 & 46 to appear more often
  • Platinum: Fixed an issue where 1 Cipher was sometimes unobtainable for Biome Survey Trophies
  • Platinum: Fixed an issue where some Activity Cards displayed an incorrect count
  • UI: HUD labels for items are now hidden when Selene is firing a weapon
  • UI: Fixed an issue where 2 actions could be mapped to a single button after switching controller presets
  • Cinematics: Fixed a rare audio sync issue in the secret ending
  • Audio: General mix improvements across the experience
  • Audio: Improved surround sound setup support across the experience
  • Audio: Added more DualSense haptics across cinematic moments for deeper immersion
  • Audio: Added DualSense haptics when using the Icarian Grapnel
  • Audio: Improved the dynamic range recommendations system
  • Audio: Allow users to override the dynamic range recommendations
  • Audio: Allow users to change audio output from the game menu
  • Game Balance:
  • Balance: Various bug fixes to certain artifacts, parasites, consumables, and when certain malfunctions can occur in the early parts of the game
  • Balance: Players no longer receive parasites as rewards when players avenge their corpses
  • Balance: Enemies, Weapons, and Bosses – difficulty adjustments in all Biomes for a more balanced gameplay experience

Misc Bug-fixes:

  • Fixed an issue where Hyperion may drop the Key out of reach
  • Fixed an issue where Ophion may become invisible if the player uses a Reconstructor during the fight
  • Fixed weapons not being found in Biomes after scanning but not collecting them
  • Fixed an issue where Selene could jump impossibly long distances
  • Fixed multiple issues where Selene may become trapped in a room
  • Fixed a rare freezing issue when teleporting in Crimson Wastes
  • Fixed occasional frame rate drops when using the Electropylon Driver
  • Performance improvements, crash fixes, and multiple minor bug fixes
  • Addressed various game crashing issues.
  • Fixed some missing audio related issues.
  • Fixed rare stuttering and lag issues.
  • Added game performance fixes.
  • Other minor fixes.

Download links for Returnal patch 1.004.000 will be available soon on Sony PlayStation 5.

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