Wait before throwing yourself headlong into the adventure God of War Ragnarok. Installing the traditional launch patch is highly recommended.
Despite all its qualities, God of War Ragnarok will need to be updated like all big games when it comes out. Santa Monica Studio asks you not to miss it in order to have an optimal experience.
An essential day one patch for God of War Ragnarok
God of War Ragnarok will be available in a few hours, but a few lucky ones may have already received their precious copy. No matter when you get your hands on the game, you will have to download the launch patch. A recommendation that comes directly from the development studio.
GOW Ragnarok Day 1 patch is ready. We strongly encourage you to download it to ensure you have the best possible experience when you play it on November 9!
If Santa Monica Studio insists so much on it, it’s because this update includes a large number of improvements and fixes related to dialogues, cutscenes, quests and progression or even the gameplay of God of War Ragnarok. The full patchnotes can be read at this address.
The update also resolves platform-specific issues. If you are on PS5, you will have additional settings for the haptic feedback of the DualSense. For the PS4, here are the changes:
- Fixed several instances of loading issues
- Fixed rare cases where the world was loading slowly, resulting in temporarily degraded graphics
- Fixed extremely crash when loading a savegame
Are you hesitating to get it? Our test may help you see more clearly.