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Does Unity heroically storm the barricades or find its head in a wicker basket?

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Ubisoft "choosing to hold off" Patch 4 for Assassin's Creed: Unity

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This week's latest patch for Assassin's Creed: Unity is no longer happening as a new update from Ubisoft explains they want more time to go over the changes. Performance improvements will take longer.

Apparently they are going to "refurbish the Paris map" and that's why it needs a delay. Patch 4 is highly expected to address the horrendous framerate issues plaguing the Parisian populace.

Ubisoft's Patch 4 for Assassin's Creed: Unity due December 15th

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The next significant patch for Ubisoft's beleaguered Assassin's Creed: Unity is going to release for all platforms Monday, December 15th. What's exactly in Patch 4 is yet to be disclosed in a changelog.

However they say it generally goes after stability and performance issues, as well as online matchmaking and connectivity, as well as other fixes for bugs etc. They also advise to install the latest AMD drivers.

Ubisoft reveal "top priority issues" for Assassin's Creed: Unity

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The next major patch for Assassin's Creed: Unity is being worked on by Ubisoft, and they've revealed some of the 'top issues' they will be addressing, or at least tracking

They expect Patch 4 to "rectify most of the remaining issues" for players on PC as well as console. A major bug right now are crashes after loading a save with 'most instances eliminated'.

Ubisoft's The Crew receives day one patch to let players actually join crews

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This would be funny - really funny - if it wasn't just 'yet another' damning indictment of today's Ubisoft. The online racer The Crew has received a day one patch in order that players can actually join a crew.

Now, I don't dabble in legalise or courtroom sorcery, but when your game is called The Crew and yet the finished product is actually broken that you can't actually join a crew...

Rumour: PS4 patch 'downgrades' Assassin's Creed: Unity visuals, PC patch yet to release [UPDATE]

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UPDATE: The lighting 'downgrade' on the patched PS4 version of the game is not limited to just one platform, it has been reported. It's also the result of a bug linked to the 'Time of Day' setting in the game. It's unlikely this has been addressed in the PC patch yet to release either.

Original story follows:

According to those who've got their PS4 versions of Assassin's Creed: Unity patched, the whopping 2GB update that targets performance issues also 'downgrades' the visuals - specifically the lighting.

It hasn't been confirmed as of yet but images are surfacing with rather damning comparisons. Troubling is that the PC is due a performance update which is yet to go live. Will it follow suit?

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