Arrowhead Game Studios has rolled out a crucial update for Helldivers 2 on PC, marking a significant improvement in the game's performance and player satisfaction. This patch, released in February 2024, addresses several pressing issues that have affected PC players since the game's launch, particularly in the realms of matchmaking and gameplay stability.
Upon its release, Helldivers 2 encountered a slew of bugs and glitches, notably within its matchmaking system, which severely hampered the gaming experience. The initial success rate for quickplay was dismally low, ranging between 5-10%. However, thanks to the recent patch, this figure has skyrocketed to an impressive 75-80%, a testament to Arrowhead's commitment to enhancing the game's functionality and overall player experience.
Another update on HELLDIVERS 2 from Game Director Mikael Eriksson: pic.twitter.com/IqvVb7efVf— Arrowhead Game Studios (@ArrowheadGS) February 8, 2024
- Should improve quickplay
- Should also improve crashing issues
- PlayStation patch coming soon
The update doesn't stop at matchmaking improvements. Arrowhead has also taken steps to address the crashing issues that have plagued many PC users, promising a smoother and more stable gameplay experience moving forward. PlayStation players aren't left in the dark either, with the studio confirming that a similar patch aimed at improving the PlayStation version of the game is slated for release shortly.
Despite the rocky start, Helldivers 2 has managed to maintain a "Mostly Positive" rating on Steam, with its sales surpassing those of major titles like Counter-Strike 2 and Dota 2. This achievement underscores the game's enjoyable gameplay and the strong community support it enjoys.
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