Rust August 2023 Update Patch Notes

Rust update (August 2022) is now available to download on PC (Steam). According to the official Rust patch notes, the latest update adds a new wounded UI displaying recovery probability and time left. The update also includes a Chat Emoji feature and a brick-building skin, along with improvements and bug fixes.

Previously, a major update added balancing, gameplay changes, and a long list of bug fixes. Unfortunately, some players are still experiencing a number of issues while playing the game. Today’s Rust PC patch will fix a few of these issues.

Check out more details below.

Rust Patch Notes – August 3, 2023

  1. Wounded UI Changes:
    • The wounded UI now displays additional information about your wounded status.
    • It shows the probability of recovery and the remaining time until recovery/death.
    • Maintaining full water and food increases the probability of recovery.
    • Carrying a large medkit in your belt guarantees 100% chance of recovery.
  2. Chat Emoji Feature:
    • A new feature called “Chat Emoji” allows expressing emotions using emojis in the chat.
    • Users can access a list of emojis via the emoji button and search for specific emojis.
    • Changing the selected skin tone for emojis is possible.
    • Users can type a “:” in the chat box to get autocomplete suggestions for emojis.
    • Custom emojis can be created by server owners by placing image files in the “serveremoji” folder.
  3. Brick Building Skin:
    • A new brick-building skin is available in the Rust store.
    • The skin allows players to change the appearance of their stone base.
    • To use the skin, equip the hammer tool, enable building skins, and choose the brick style upgrade.
  4. Improvements & Fixes Highlights:
    • Crafting queue items are no longer lost if the server unexpectedly shuts down.
    • Some world models now reflect the amount dropped.
    • 57 art bugs have been fixed (see the change log for details).
    • Burst modules have been buffed for more accurate and viable fire mode.

Download a free Rust patch on PC (Steam).

Jack Johnson
Jack Johnson
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