Watch Dogs Legion update 1.09 (2.40) is now available to download on PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and PC is now rolling out for players. According to Watch Dogs Legion 1.09 patch notes, the latest update added fixes for Xbox Series X/S saves, various crashes, retiring Prestige Ops, and more. Apart from this, Watch Dogs Legion version 1.09 (1.040) also includes stability fixes. Additionally, Ray Tracing has now been enabled for AMD GPUs with Ray Tracing capabilities.
Previously, an update added various quality of life improvements and fixes.
Unfortunately, since the release, players are experiencing several issues with the game. Today’s Watch Dogs Legion version 1.09 will fix a few of these issues.
Added the ability to retire Prestige Operatives, which will function like their Permadeath behavior: They will be gone for the remainder of the playthrough. Starting a new game will add the Operatives in that playthrough.
Fixed an issue that caused clothes to not show up on a character after having saved or loaded the game while wearing an outfit. This fix is going live for Xbox One and PC and will follow shortly for PlayStation 4.
Fixed an issue that could cause reflections to judder and pop in with Raytracing enabled.
Fixed incorrectly applying low resolution textures on the Outwear Hoodie item in the “Synthetic Error” clothing pack.
Xbox Series X/S
Fixed an issue that caused the game to not launch with Korean localization despite selecting Korean localization.
Fixed an issue that caused double clicking on the Back button in any Tutorial menu to return to the same submenu they attempted to leave.
Fixed several issues that could cause the game to crash due to a UI bug.
Fixed missing highlight when hovering over buttons in any Clothing Shops in-game.
Fixed an issue that could cause the game to crash after interacting with the Walkie Talkie during the Initiation mission.
Reordered the DLS options to correctly reflect which are available when playing on an NVIDIA GPU.
Fixed an issue that could cause the game to crash if an NPC died.
Fixed an issue that could cause the game to crash if it was minimized for more than 5 minutes.
Fixed an issue that prevented Photomode pictures to be locally saved after uploading to the cloud.
Fixed an issue that prevented players to map Parkour and Aimed fire to the same keybinding.
Fixed an issue that could cause the game to crash when loading into the Open World or starting a new game.
Fixed an issue that could cause the error message “Upload failed” to be shown when uploading saves to the cloud while the upload was actually successful.
Added an additional fix for an issue that could cause the game to crash when quitting to the Main menu.
Fixed an issue that could cause the game to crash when leaving the game idle for more than 15 minutes.
Addressed a bug where the character model was not loaded correctly.
Fixed an issue where quitting to the Main Menu crashes the game.
Added further stability improvements and fixes to the game to prevent crashes.
Fixed missing English localization for Russian users.
Made several performance improvements.
Download free Watch Dogs Legion update 1.09 for PS4 and Xbox One.