Sniper Elite VR Update 1.02 Patch Notes for PS4 and PC – July 20, 2021


Sniper Elite VR update 1.02 is now available to download on on PS4 and PC. According to the official Sniper Elite VR patch notes, the latest update comes with various quality of life improvements. Apart from this, Sniper Elite VR version 1.02 also includes general stability fixes.

Recently, the game was released with mostly positive reviews.

Unfortunately, players are still experiencing several issues since the last major patch. Today’s Sniper Elite VR patch 1.02 will address a few of these errors.


Sniper Elite VR 1.02 Patch Notes

Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 Features:
  • 1000m+ extreme-range sniping
  • A dramatic single-player campaign set in modern-day Middle East, with 5 distinct sandbox maps featuring a variety of fully accessible, interactive areas players can approach their own way
  • Next-level realism with realistic gadgets and weapons customizable to fit different styles of play
  • Replayable missions that can be completed in a number of ways, with unlockable rewards for achieving all objectives
  • More intelligent adversaries with improved tactics
  • Next-generation features including enhanced visuals, 4k resolution, and improved loading times, setting a new benchmark as the best looking Sniper Ghost Warrior game thus far
Here are the patch notes in full:

• Windows language selection will now look at the system language rather than the users region setting.

• Booting game with controllers off would cause them to become unresponsive when turned on.

• Gun stocks are now supported to Beta standard. Please enable ‘Controller Stock Grip’ from the options screen.


• The HP Reverb G2 VR headset is now officially supported.
o When using the HP Reverb G2 VR headset the controller vibration would be too strong when interacting with objects/prompts.
o The HP Reverb G2 VR controllers are now displayed correctly in game.
o When using the HP Reverb G2 VR headset the weapon alignment is now correctly positioned to the player hand.

G2 support players will need to ensure they have Windows 10: version 1903/1909 (KB4577062 or later) or 2004 (KB4577063 or later) installed.

• Players will now be able to move against objects and look directly down without triggering the out of bounds functionality.

• Players will no longer enter out of bounds on holding the option button to re-center tracking while standing close to the wall of small room present in front of SMG range.


• ‘Out of bounds’ error will no longer flash on the screen when the player rotates to its fixed position at the initial spawn point.

• The ‘Seed of ones own destruction’ achievement will now unlock correctly.

• We have now revised the tutorial for usage of Aim Focus and have added tutorial pages for pistols, SMGs and non-gun items.


• Pistol reload tutorial prompt failed to disappear on continuously pressing the ‘B’ button on the controller.

• The ‘Squeeze trigger to fire’ text failed to appear in the scope if the player holds the rifle in the left hand during tutorial.

• After putting the headset back on, the results screen score counter sound effect no longer continues to play after pressing continue.


• The Scrapbook buttons failed to highlight or function when the standing position is reset via Steam VR menu while loading into the Farmhouse.

• The Teleport Rewind button is now mapped to the controllers.

• The Teleport rewind feature will no longer trap players forcing them to reset the stage.


• Hand will not prioritise the magazine when swapping hands with the pistol.

• Virtual Left hand no longer disappears when player holds a loaded M30 Drilling in right hand and picks up ammo from pouch using left hand.

• Virtual hand no longer remains invisible until user releases the ‘Hold’ button or moves away while interacting with the lever of the control panel.


• A gap on the Springfield scope lens has now been fixed

• Scope lens is no longer removed when the grab point is placed in front of it.

• Scope no longer cut-off while reloading the ‘Lee-Enfield No. 4’ and ‘M1903 Springfield’ rifles during gameplay


• Active areas on the belt have now been expanded and separated. Changes to the belt positioning and stow colliders have also now improved the user’s interactions with the belt.

• Active areas on the weapons have now been expanded and separated. Adjusted grab points have been applied to the De Lisle, Gewehr, Drilling & Fnab weapons. Fixed break action hand offset now correctly calculates position.

• Chest area stow point should now be clearer to the player.


• On occasion, the belt would sometimes get twisted. A new system has now been implemented for estimating belt position based on head transform.

• Weapon UI no longer gets stuck in mid-air after tilting the gun using one hand and holding the weapon bolt with the other.

• The Colour blind options now have correct names.


• Significant improvements have been applied to the visual quality by addressing multiple art issues relating to texture & LOD popping, collision and environment occlusion.

• General AI and gameplay improvements.

• Enemy detection is fast, cool down is slow; AI adjustments have been made most to help with stealth situations.


• Player failed to climb the ladders by the left movement stick after setting the Primary hand to ‘Left’

• Playing the game in stealth was reported as being too difficult for some new players. AI adjustments, Welrod adjustments and stealth tutorial pages have now been added to rectify this.

• Enemies on The Last Drop would sometimes not leave the areas they spawn, resulting in a progression blocker.


• Mission failed screen would appear instantly after loading the save created immediately when a grenade explodes.

• General audio improvements.

• Improvements to the quality of the localisation.


• General bug fixing and quality of life improvements.

Download free Sniper Elite VR update 1.02 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.