Battlefield Hardline Update 1.02 Now Live on PS4, PS3 & Other Platforms

April 28, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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Released earlier today for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC, Battlefield Hardline update 1.02 nerfs the couch, tunes some weapons, fixes issues, and brings Rent-a-Server to consoles.

Here’s the full list of patch notes for the update on PS4 and PS3:

Battlepacks

  • Bronze packs – changes made to the last slot drop to improve the chances of collectibles and vouchers rather than boosts.
  • Silver packs – made the first 3 slots like a Bronze pack, and removed any chances of getting standard drops and increased the chances of collectibles for the last slot.
  • Gold packs – made the first 4 slots as Silver pack, and removed any chances of getting standard items, drops advanced vouchers and greatly increased the chances of – getting superior or distinguished items.
  • Added the Prima Guide’s Gold Battlepack.
  • Shortcut Battlepacks added.

Battlepickups

  • Adjusted the RPG to only have 1 ammo when picked up from a vehicle trunk and to have less splash damage.

Crash Fixes

  • Fixed a crash related to some specific Nvidia based video cards.
  • Fixed crashes in multiplayer based on data from BugSentry (internal crash tracking tool for live servers)

Gameplay

  • Bullet impacts near the player no longer cause camera shake in certain cases.
  • Fixed an issue in the Hollywood Heights map that allowed players to grab cash through a roof in the Blood Money game mode.

Modes

  • Fixed an issue where the Hotwire game mode was showing as available for the Hollywood Heights MP map.
  • Adjusted Team Death Match spawns so player is closer to friendlies and further from enemies.
  • Adjusted tickets to 600 for Conquest Small and 999 for Conquest Large.
  • Added Conquest Large to the Growhouse map.

Servers

  • Fixed an issue with server customization settings for certain game modes.
  • Rent-a-Server functionality added.

Shortcuts

  • Added licenses for all items granted in the DLC shortcuts.

Squads (PS4 Only)

  • Fixed an issue were a squad leader gets disconnected and the new leader cannot kick members of the squad or disband the squad.

UI

  • Fixed an issue where players could bypass the timer at the beginning of the round during Rescue and Crosshair.

Vehicles

  • Reduced the health of the couch and reduced the rate at which it can be repaired.
  • Adjusted the criminal and law enforcement variants of the sedan so that they now take the same damage per bullet from weapons.

Weapon Tuning

  • K10 – reduced start damage to 33 and end damage to 8
  • Saiga, PTR 91, HCAR, and HK51 – reduced the amount of vertical recoil
  • RO993 – increased the rate of fire to 850
  • Jury 410 – increased the amount of damage per pellet to 20
  • FMG9 – increased max damage to 25
  • Battle Rifle ammo – increased min damage to 25
  • AKM – bullet min damage decreased to 24

You can check out full patch notes for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC over on the Battlelog.

How big of a download was today’s update for you?

[Source: Battlelog via Eurogamer]