Yooka-Laylee gets pre-release patch

While players and critics have mixed opinions about Yooka-Laylee (some adore it while others feel that the game isn't their cup of tea), the developers at Playtonic Games have been hard at work, polishing the game and shipping pre-release patch.

Yooka-Laylee gets pre-release patch
Yooka-Laylee isn't out yet, but you can already pre-load the game's patch on Xbox One, with PS4 and PC versions on their way. The new patch aims to deliver a better experience for backers and fans at launch. The update is all about camera fixes and performance improvements.

Here's the detailed changelog: 

  •          [Fixed] Camera will become locked in place after completing Gravity Room challenge in Galleon
  •          [Fixed] Grappling the seeds as they break in Planker's challenge causes erratic behaviour in Moodymaze Marsh
  •          [Fixed] Game softlocks and has to be reset if the player leaves the course and faints during the Nimble race in Tribalstack Tropics
  •          [Fixed] Softlock will sometimes occur on the Hub C slide if the player faints at the same moment as the timer reaching zero
  •          [Fixed] If the player leaves Brreeeze Block's room in the Icymetric Palace in Glitterglaze Glacier but remains in the world and returns to the same room then the isometric camera will be deactivated
  •          [Fixed] If player is killed by a bizzy in hub B and knocked back into the archive door at the exact same time, the screen will still transition. When the player respawns, they will be unable to move
  •          Performance improvements to various camera transitions in the introductory cut scene
  •          Performance improvements to Shipwreck Creek and Hivory Towers. Various areas have been improved including camera movement
  •          Performance improvements when using the light beam in the Icymetric Palace within Glitterglaze Glacier
  •          Performance improvements during the House of Cards ball roll course in Capital Cashino
  •          Performance improvements in the Bee-Bop arcade game


Tell us what you think in the comments below, and if you haven't made up your mind yet, we have Xbox One and PS4 reviews of Yooka-Laylee waiting for you!

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