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Assassin's Creed Syndicate patch 1.3 detailed, available now

New update introduces a number of tweaks and fixes.

Ubisoft has detailed patch 1.3 for Assassin's Creed Syndicate, which is available now on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The full patch notes reveal that a fix for an issue affecting NPCs during Gang War activities, as well as a character duplication bug are among the changes. The full list can be seen below.

Size

Download size depends on status of previous updates downloaded on system:

  • If you have no previous updates downloaded, then the patch size is between 700 and 750 MB (approximately)
  • If you have downloaded update 1.2, then the patch size is in the region of 150 MB

Online

  • Fixed a display issue with add-on price for the Season Pass owners
  • Fixed an issue where sometimes The Ubisoft Club Rewards couldn't be equipped right after redeeming them

AI/NPC

  • Fixed an issue in the Gang War activity where enemy NPCs would sometimes disappear after eliminating the gang leader

Game system

  • Fixed an issue where it was sometimes possible to switch gear when the player was not supposed to
  • Fixed an issue where switching characters could cause two instances of Evie to appear

World/3D/Menu/HUD

  • Fixed an issue where the "Letter from the Front" collectibles would not appear on the minimap
  • Fixed an issue with the brightness of the map in the "Strange Bed fellows" mission
  • Fixed some collisions and navigation issues
  • Fixed some icons issues
  • Fixed an issue where the Kenway flag model would not appear after obtaining it

Fight

  • Fixed an issue where, in some cases, the player would not always play his hurt animation

Mission

  • Fixed an issue with ally stations that sometimes prevented the player from hiring them
  • Fixed an issue in the "Change of Plans" mission where the gate from the sewers could be locked, thus blocking the player's progression

Behavior

  • Fixed some issues with the player's animations
  • Fixed some issues where the player could get stuck in specific places
  • Fixed an issue in the "Darwin kidnapping" mission where, in some cases, the player could not carry him anymore

Stability/performance

  • Improved performance and stability

Assassin's Creed Syndicate launched on October 23 for Xbox One and PS4 and received a generally positive critical response, including an 8 out of 10 from GameSpot.