Battlefield 4 PS3, PS4 & Xbox 360 Update for July 8th

A new update to Battlefield 4 hit PS3 and Xbox 360 players yesterday.

Commander App

  • Various bug fixes

General

  • Xbox 360 Only – Crash on Dawnbreaker fixed.
  • Fix for an issue where players were able to duplicate Battle Pickups by repeatedly picking up a kit
  • Fix for an issue where field upgrades would stop working after one round when players had reached the max field upgrade level
  • Fix for a crash that could occur when a player left a round
  • Fix for an issue that prevented players to issue squad order around capture points during the sandstorm on Gulf of Oman
  • Fix for an issue where a squad leader would kick a member from the squad, but the slot wouldn’t become available for others to join
  • Option added for double tap forward to sprint (when on foot)

Graphical

  • Fix for an issue where the player would get a water splash effect on the screen after crashing an EOD/MAV/SUAV into the water

Modes

  • PS4 Only – Added Conquest Small on PlayStation 4
  • Added a competitive Obliteration game mode (server admins have to set this up to get it running and it can only be used on non-official servers)

Servers

  • Server Browser support added to Squad Join
  • Xbox 360 Only – Fix for an issue where server administrators couldn’t ban players that had clan tags
  • Fix for an issue that could cause the game to freeze while in the My Rental Server menu

User Interface

  • Fix for an issue where the Squad Join feature wouldn’t display squad members presence correctly
  • Added total team experience points to the end of round screen for the Capture the Flag game mode
  • Added user interface options for tweaking the ADS aiming sensitivity
  • Dog tags are rearranged in the kill cards so the right one is not obstructed

Vehicles

  • Fix for an issue where the flag would occasionally float in mid-air when players got out of vehicles while carrying the flag
  • Removed the boost button press to turn off boost for vehicles, boost should be turned off by releasing the accelerator, this makes it consistent with soldier sprint and helps using vehicle boost easier
  • Adjusted the PWC physics so it drives/controls more nicely in all water levels
  • Option added for double tap forward to boost (when driving a vehicle)

Weapons

  • Fix for an issue where a weapon would flail wildly after a player would die
  • Removed the 2nd set of shell that are visible in the speed loader when reloading the M412 revolver
  • Fix for the Hawk Shotgun missing “pump action” animation in 3rd person while crouching
  • Fix for RPG-7 rocket remaining visible in the launcher after the last shot is fired while zoomed in
  • Fixed the bipod animations for MTAR-21
  • Foregrip in 3rd person now has hand in the correct position on M416
  • Fix for a broken animation when switching to AWS as main weapon
Darkstorm40
About Darkstorm40
Relatively recent convert to Battlefield but now hooked. Not the best aim or sharpest reflexes but good team player. Hates people complaining unnecessarily and believes you should always offer solutions - yes, I'm looking at all the Battlefield 4 haters. General IT bod during the day and all-round geek at all other times. Owner of bfmedic.com.

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