Uncharted 4 Update 1.8 Full Patch Notes Revealed, Here’s What Changes

Naughty Dog has finally released a new update for their action adventure title, Uncharted 4. The highlight of this update is that it is accompanied by the very first free DLC of the game, Lost Treasure, which adds a new multiplayer map, boosters and a lot of new weapons.

Shortly after releasing the update, Naughty Dog has now revealed the full patch notes of Update 1.8 through which you can have a closer look at what’s being changed/fixed. The patch notes of this update are large as compared to other standard updates and why wouldn’t they be? I mean, it has a file size of around 1.3 GB.

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You can have a look at the full patch notes of this update below and see for yourself what you can expect to see after you install it.

Uncharted 4 Update 1.8 Full Patch Notes:

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  • Added Leveling Up System
    • Level XP is earned from end game score, completing matches and earning medals
    • Level icon is only visible to friends and party members
  • Rewards for leveling
    • Relics
    • Vanity Chest
    • Hero Weapon Chests
    • One-Use Booster Chests
    • Mystical Hats and Masks
  • Ranked TDM changes and additions
    • Apprentice Class
    • Master Class
    • Ranked Rewards
    • Start of Season 1 which will last 60 days
    • Removed ranked party restrictions
    • Added Vote to forfeit option for the ranked playlist
    • Ranked icon appears in the HUD while playing a ranked match
  • Added a new map
    • Sunken Ruins
  • Added new Boosters
    • Enhanced Radar
    • Gifting
    • Gunslinger
    • Hardened
  • Added 5 new weapons
    • P90 + Mods + Hero Weapons (Long gun)
    • Arrowhead A3c + Mods + Hero Weapons (Long Gun)
    • Enforcer G26 + Mods + Hero Weapons (Pistol)
    • Agarwal .40 + Mods + Hero Weapons (Pistol)
    • Harbinger Sniper (Heavy Weapon)
  • Added new Mystical
    • Path of Indra
  • Added new Modifications
    • Teleport to sidekicks (Path of Indra)
    • Misdirection (Path of Indra)
    • Quick Escape (Path of Indra)
    • Revive Target (Path of Indra)
  • Added 4 new store chests
    • DLC Vanity Chest
    • DLC Premium Vanity Chest
    • DLC Gameplay Chest
    • Loadout Point Chest
  • Added 12 new bundles
    • Triple Pack Bundle #1
    • Breach and Clear Bundle
    • Vintage Bundle
    • Creepy Bundle
    • Combat-Ready Bundle
    • Scallywag Bundle
    • Swashbuckler Bundle
    • Buccaneer Bundle
    • Armory Bundle #1
    • Armory Bundle #2
    • Git Gud Bundle
    • Pirates of Libertalia Bundle
  • Added 7 new Private Match Options
    • In Game Store on/off
    • Sidekicks on/off
    • Mysticals on/off
    • Heavy Weapons on/off
    • Cash Drip on/off
    • Radar on/off
    • Command Captain on/off
    • Added Challenges for new content
  • Added new Trial
    • Path of Indra Trial
  • Added Offline relic bonus
  • Added a Relic wallet cap of 10,000
  • Added weapon mod icons to the in game HUD
  • Added 29 New Medals to TDM
  • Added the ability to purchase items directly from Customization menu
  • Added editable custom loadout names
  • Added a Variety of UI sounds
  • Leaderboards reset with updated stats
  • Update to the dialogue system and lines of Sidekicks
  • Added aim sensitivity sliders
  • Acceleration Speed
  • Ramp Power Scale
  • Option to turn off Uncharted TV
  • Added new Uncharted TV videos
  • Updated map weightings for playlist selection
  • Updated descriptions for vanity items
  • Added Relic rewards based on previous season placement
  • Added new pre-set loadouts with new DLC items
  • Balance changes:
    • Changed the number of matches required to play Ranked TDM from 10 -> 5
    • Scoped weapons receive 10% less damage wobble when scoped in
    • Damage wobble dealt by automatic weapons has been reduced
    • Reduced blindfire rotation speed
    • Reduced Pistole reload speed mod
    • Explosive Awareness 3 LP cost reduced from 6 to 5
    • Mark on Damage 1 booster LP increased from 1 to 2
    • Mark on Damage 3 booster LP increased from 4 to 5
  • Mod changes:
    • Indra’s Eternity
      • Slow Down Increase mod LP increased from 1 to 2
      • Slow Down Increase mod in game price increased from $50 to $75
      • Mark Targets mod LP decreased from 2 to 1
      • Mark Targets mod in game price decreased from $150 to $125
    • Cintamani Stone
      • Full Revive mod LP increased from 2 to 3
    • Spirit of the Djinn
      • Increased Duration mod – Every player KO extends the djinn duration by 5 seconds
    • Brute
      • Faster Movement mod in game price increased from $50 to $75
      • Health Regeneration mod in game price reduced from $200 to $175
    • Savior
      • Toss RevivePaks mod in game price increased from $50 – $75
    • Hunter
      • Silent Hunter mod LP cost increased from 1 to 2
      • No Explosive Stun mod in game cost increased from $25 to $75
    • Sniper
      • No Laser Sight mod LP cost increased from 1 to 2
      • Health Regeneration mod in game price reduced from $200 to $175
    • Mazur LDR
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 3 to 2
    • FAL
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 3 to 2
    • XCR
      • Aimed Strafe Speed LP decreased 3 to 2
    • MP34a
      • Accuracy mod LP increased 3 to 4
    • M14 Custom
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 3 to 2
      • Reload Speed LP decreased 2 to 1
    • Spezzotti 12 Gauge
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 4 to 3
    • Raffica
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 2 to 1
    • Bishai .50 Cal
      • Clip Capacity LP decreased 3 to 2
    • Pistole
      • Decreased Pistole range
  • Swapped Grenade upgrades 2 and 3
  • Brightness of the light on the mine increased
  • Mine collision changed to make them easier to shoot
  • Brute is no longer auto aware of all enemies but relies on his vision cone and awareness of owner
  • Savior is no longer interrupted by enemy players bumping into them
  • Farmer – Updated
    • Level 1: Enemy Sidekick kills/assists drop a small treasure and reduce gear resupply by 10 seconds, Deal 50% more melee damage
    • Level 2: Enemy Sidekick kills/assists drop a large treasure and reduce gear resupply by 15 seconds, Deal 50% more melee and explosive damage, Enemy Sidekick icons appear though walls at 15 meters
    • Level 3: Enemy Sidekick kills/assists drop a large treasure and reduce gear resupply by 20 seconds, Deal 50% more melee and explosive damage, Enemy Sidekick icons appear though walls at 20 meters, Deal 30% more bullet damage
  • Bug Fixes (notable bug fixes):
    • Leaderboard fixes
    • A bunch of fixes to spawn points, regions, and features on the release maps
    • Fixes for multiple level exploits
    • Visual fix for Indra’s Eternity
    • Fix Indra’s Eternity detonation bug (not going off immediately after landing)
    • Make plunder capture effects play after capture event and not in parallel
    • Late-joining fix
    • Fix to make ledge pulling/punching more consistent
    • In-game HUD and store now reflects if a modification is on a weapon/mystical/sidekicks
    • Fixes for multiple crashes
    • Fix for not being able to back out when late-joining a private match
    • Fix for player remaining in the downstate after being revived by and NPC in Trials
    • Fix for NPCs having trouble meleeing when checking collision
    • Fix idol duplication bugs and bug where the idol would spawn in front of the chest after a team scores
    • Fix for nametags remaining on screen when the player has died
    • Fix for dropping the idol when attempting to reload
    • Fix for in-game store becoming invisible
    • Fix for Parting Gift not leaving treasure for allies
    • Fix for Staff of Ayar Manco Challenge
    • Fix for Uncharted TV causing matchmaking problems
    • Fix for Mazur LDR not maintaining aim position when reloading while scoped in and going back into scope
    • Fixed exploits on Scotland, Pirate Colony, Remnants & Auction
    • Fixed dual idol on player selecting quit with the idol
    • Fixed bug where Cintamani Stone would incorrectly reward cash for players that were not downed
    • Fixed an issue where a player could get stuck in Matchmaking loading screens if matchmaking failed during pre-match load
    • Adjusted nametags to be closer to player models
    • Fixed Drake’s XCR stat bar
    • Fixed display issue with endgame scoreboard showing the incorrect tab
    • Fixed a possible hang when leaving multiplayer
  • Added new Customization items:
    • Skins & Pre-set Outfits
    • Prison outfit for every skin
    • Drake
      • Military Drake
      • Pirate Drake
      • Dread Pirate Drake
      • Desperado Drake
    • Sullivan
      • Pirate Sullivan
      • Sailor Sullivan
      • Scientist Sullivan
      • Smoky Sullivan
      • Pirate Lord Sullivan
    • Elena
      • Pirate Elena
      • Military Elena
      • Explorer Elena
      • Exquisite Pirate Elena
      • Exporter Elena
    • Sam
      • Sous Chef Sam
      • Sideshow Sam
    • Cutter
      • Creeping Cutter
    • Tenzin
      • Tavern Tenzin
    • Chloe
      • Cockpit Chloe
    • Salim
      • Scrub Salim
    • Lazarevic
      • Military Lazarevic
      • Lockdown Lazarevic
      • Looting Lazarevic
    • Rafe
      • Military Rafe
      • Regulator Rafe
      • Rowdy Rafe
    • Nadine
      • Flight Suit Nadine
      • Pirate Nadine
      • Navigator Nadine
    • Knot
      • Knifed Knot
      • Kelvin Knot
    • Orca
      • Off-Duty Orca
      • Operator Orca
    • Marlowe
      • Formal Marlowe
      • Mysterious Marlowe
      • Motorcycle Marlowe
    • Rameses
      • Ranger Rameses
    • Eddy
      • Pirate Eddy
      • Military Eddy
      • Extravagant Pirate Eddy
      • Enforcer Eddy
    • Flynn
      • Pirate Flynn
      • Wetsuit Flynn
      • Flipper Flynn
      • Fearsome Flynn
    • Talbot
      • Tauper Talbot
    • Navarro
      • Naughty Navarro
    • Roman
      • Ruffian Roman

As mentioned before, the patch notes of this update are large, so we won’t be able to post all of them here. You can head over to Uncharted 4’s official website to view the remaining notes.

After a number of delays, Uncharted 4 was released on May 10, 2016 for the PS4. It was one of the most anticipated games of 2016 and was considered as one of the best games of PS4 shortly after its release. The game is the final installment in the critically acclaimed, Uncharted series.

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