Electronic Arts has shared the top five most-requested fixes players are getting in the next patch for the cops-and-criminals-themed first-person shooter .
“While the launch has proven stable, we can always get better and youâ€™ll see some miscellaneous fixes for the most frequent crashes in this patch,” Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser said on . “Weâ€™re also addressing these top 5 priority issues as identified by the community.”
The top five fixes:
- Punkbuster fixes â€“ “Weâ€™re addressing some of the heavy CPU usage seen by players”
- Nvidia DirectX driver fixes â€“ “Weâ€™re working with our partners at Nvidia to create new drivers to prevent the most common crash issues”
- Extended Conquest time â€“ “Weâ€™ve extended the length of Conquest matches by increasing the number of tickets on both Large and Small”
- Fixed TDM spawns â€“ “Weâ€™ve adjusted spawn points and the spawn system for better TDM spawning”
- Multiple weapon balance tweaks â€“ “Weâ€™ve addressed some common complaints with the weapon balance, there will be more coming soon”
- “If your favorite fix isnâ€™t listed here, donâ€™t despair â€“ just remember that fixes will always run behind community sentiment,” Sasser said. “Weâ€™re still working hard every day to improve the gameplay experience to make Battlefield Hardline even more fun.”
You can find the full patch notes on the , and EA said it will share an exact release date for the patch “soon.”
EA also announced that its introducing a “Rent-A-Server program,” which will allow players on all platforms to customize multiplayer matches and play with friends.
The publisher recently released , but has yet to reveal how many players it has or how many copies it sold.