Here’s the Patch Notes for Today’s Titanfall 2 Update

March 30, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

Going live later today on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, the Colony Reborn Titanfall 2 update will add a new map, a new weapon, a new execution, balance changes, a Random Pilot Execution option, and more.

Respawn has published the patch notes ahead of time, and you can see them below:

New Content (Free)

  • Map – Colony
  • Weapon – R-101
  • Execution – Curb Check

New Content (Paid)

  • Prime Titans – Northstar, Legion
  • Camos – 20 camos
  • Callsigns – 20 banners, 20 patches
  • Titan Nose Art – 5 new designs, 1 new Warpaint per Titan

Balance Changes

Pilots

Boosts

  • Roll the Dice – increased earn meter needed to use
  • Smart Pistol – Fixed bug with locking onto the base of Amped Wall and Hard Cover

Weapons

Thunderbolt Adjustments

  • Damage per hit increased
  • Damage pulses at a faster rate
  • Substantially reduced the AoE size to Titans
  • Reduced the missile speed

Charge Rifle

  • Charge Hack mod is now a Quick Shot mod instead of Instant Shot.

Mastiff

  • Fixed Speedloader mod not working properly

Tacticals

Holopilot

  • Holo Pilot now has the name and a health bar of the owner pilot
  • Holo Pilot pulses randomly on the minimap
  • Holo Pilot will give a subtle audio cue now to the owner when it’s destroyed

Amped Wall

  • Amped Wall can now be destroyed

Titan Changes

  • Reduced the amount of core meter generated by dealing damage to Titans
  • Removed the icon on top of a battery that would appear after a Pilot stole a battery via Rodeo

Scorch

  • Increased the base duration of Thermal Shield
  • Reduced the increased duration of Inferno Shield kit so it’s total duration stays the same
  • Fuel for the Fire Kit now reduces the cooldown of Fire Wall instead of increasing its duration
  • Fixed a bug where Fire Wall and Flame Core were still being extinguished by Electric Smoke

Game Modes

Attrition

  • Enemy NPCs appear on the minimap in Attrition – for Titanfall 1 veterans, all pilots have Minion Detector.

LTS

  • Balanced the locations of batteries that were heavily favoring one team and adjusted other battery positions relative to those being balanced.
  • Restricted Live Fire and LTS max draw rounds to 3

Live Fire

  • Adjusted Live Fire scoring priority so Kills now count higher than Flag Captures
  • You will now instantly steal the flag when executing an enemy flag carrier in Live Fire
  • Live Fire mode will now wait until all players have connected before starting the first round

New Features/Changes

  • Featured Mode Colony 24/7 Mix of Modes
  • Added Random Pilot Execution option. This will choose a random execution out of the ones you have unlocked.
  • Advocate Gifts will now default to rewarding random cosmetic items instead of credits. This should help players who primarily play one type of loadout get more cosmetic rewards

Coliseum Improvements

  • Added new introduction ceremony
  • Added 9 new victory animations
  • Player now automatically wins Coliseum match if opponent disconnects

Fixes

Gameplay Fixes

  • Fixed bug in Angel City where embarking into your Titan in certain spots would lead to player death
  • Various fixes to improve overall movement
  • Various improvements to Pilot melee
  • Amped Wall fixes
  • Silence Pistols are now properly amped
  • Arc Grenades can now be thrown through the passable side of the Amped Wall.
  • Fixed issue with Inner Pieces so executed Pilot is facing the same way as the execution
  • Fixed some issues with weapon drops during executions
  • Fixed the sidearm dropping from the stim execution
  • Fixed 180 degree bug with executions.
  • Fixed bug where you couldn’t move after Northstar’s execution
  • Fixed Titans warping to the floor when disembarking in mid-air
  • Fixed bug in Coliseum where holding down ordnance button between rounds would cause player to spawn on same side as their enemy
  • Fixed a bug that could cause rodeoing pilots to not be hit by Electric Smoke.
  • Various Faction Leader announcement fixes when executing rodeo
  • Various improvements to Titan nose art issues
  • Adjusted disembark to better handle disembarking onto a raised platform

HUD/Menu Fixes

  • Added player level to callsign cards during killcam
  • HUD options menu now displays proper value for 2d/3d damage indicator settings
  • Player gen of 2.09 no longer incorrectly displays as 2.9
  • Fixed bug in Live Fire so flag icon now displays properly during killcam and spectator mode
  • Fixed custom loadout names sometimes showing wrong text

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed bug where you would still get an option to buy after purchasing Angel City’s Most Wanted Bundle
  • Various stability improvements

In addition to a Double XP Weekend from today until Monday, April 3, Respawn is also hosting a Free Trial Weekend this weekend, which will give everyone access to the full multiplayer experience, the Training Gauntlet, and The Beacon single-player mission. Expect the file to go live later today on the PlayStation Store (North America, Europe).

[Source: Titanfall]