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‘Battlefield 4’ PS4 crash-fixing patch release date delayed explained

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Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment has posted an updated in regards to the new PS4 patch for the recently-released “Battlefield 4.” According to a report from Video Gamer on Dec. 3, a representative from the studio confirmed that the title update has been postponed indefinitely.

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He explained that the patch needed to undergo “additional testing,” which delayed the release date to an unknown time. The development team should be providing more details once they can get verification that the title update can be released. You can find some screenshots from “Battlefield 4” in the slideshow to the left of this article and the statement below (courtesy of Video Gamer):

The PS4 game update that was originally meant to go live Dec 3 is undergoing some additional testing and will be rescheduled for a later date. We will get back with final details as soon as we have verification that the update is good to go.

The new patch fixes a glitch that is causing crashes on the PS4 version of “Battlefield 4.” Players with a large amount of friends would have their systems freeze while playing the first-person shooter on Sony’s new console. The title update also enables audio for video captures in addition to fixing the one-hit kill bug.

“Battlefield 4” was made available for the PS4 when the next-generation launched in North America on Nov. 15. Early adopters experienced numerous crashes, connection errors and lost progress. Players on other platforms are also encountering issues. Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment ended up offering a one week long double XP event to all players as compensation for the problems.

You can order the products from Amazon in the following links: “Battlefield 4,” PS4 and Xbox One. A few holiday deals can also be found in the following link from Amazon.com: Holiday Deals.

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