UPDATES & PATCH NOTES
patch notes – XBOX V1.04
April 6th 2022
- Controller, and keyboard + mouse (Win 10 only) controls are now fully rebindable! Rebinding can be found under the Options menu.
- Auto-save feature. Game now saves when the player sleeps.
- ‘Help! I’m Stuck’ option has been added to the pause menu. Teleports the player to a safe area if stuck in the environment.
Main Menu / UI
- Improvements to the Boiling minigame.
- Improvements made to UI navigation.
- Able to navigate menus using the D-pad.
- Able to navigate shop UI with controller bumpers.
- Able to hold down buttons to navigate sections of the journal and when adding / removing multiple items while selecting quantity.
- Adjusted the page scrolling to carousel through items.
- “Show/hide completed” preference in Task journal is saved permanently.
- Fixed an issue where hidden tasks remained hidden when there were no active tasks in the journal.
- Expanded Options menu; more added to Audio and Graphics.
- Options menu will no longer default to English after rebooting the game in a different language.
- Audio tracks no longer persist when exiting to the Main Menu and overlap the main theme.
- Other minor updates to the UI.
- Improvements to performance with less screen tearing. (Ongoing issue which will be further improved over the course of future updates).
- Fixed an issue where save data would break when connecting a controller during the splash screens.
- All active controllers are now all assigned to Player 1 until co-op is triggered.
- Co-op can now be played with one keyboard and one controller.
- Co-op now only triggers by selecting it through the pause menu and pressing the requested key/button.
- Fixed an issue where River got stuck upstairs in the Player’s home after ending Co-op.
- Save/Load button prompts no longer spillover the borders of the screen.
- Restaurateur achievement unlocks only when all requirements are reached.
- Ramp added to the small beach behind the player’s home.
- The Two Cats can now be docked at the Marina Docks.
- The Two Cats can no longer be entered if it’s fully damaged.
– The Dinghy now moves regardless of whether the Two Cats is fully damaged.
– The Dinghy no longer sinks.
- Players will no longer fall through the door of the cabin.
- During co-op, the player will no longer be soft blocked if attempting to assist while collecting fish from a net.
- During later stages of the game, the player’s extra vending machine is now fully visible.
- The ramps have been recovered at the Cozy Cavern.
- Other minor issues addressed.
FIXES CONTAINING SPOILERS
- Door will now open before River walks through during her first cutscene.
- Fixed a crash that occurred when loading previous save data during Ruin of Ships encounter.
- Quick time events during the Ruin of Ships’ encounter no longer fail instantly.
- Fixed an audio issue where the Ruin of Ships audio persisted if reloading the game during the encounter.
- If you return to town during the encounter with the Ruin of Ships, its soundtrack will no longer disappear.
- River won’t get stuck when you save and quit during the lobster trap tutorial.
- Lobster tutorial will now progress when started alongside the purchase of a boat upgrade.
- Repair items sold in the Boat Shop are now locked until the Two Cats has been fixed.
- Fixed an issue where Waffles was in the sea during the Pink Limestone Cove cutscene.
- Storm Fish is only visible when its quest is active.
- The dinghy’s acceleration won’t build up and shoot forward while over water currents in the Hot Springs if the map is open or the game is paused.
- When the Ocean Doors are opened and the player visits the Twintail Lake straight away, the Twin Fish will show at their correct location.
- The player can no longer enter the Crystal Squid’s den before its encounter.
- The Crystal Squid will now release the trash piles during co-op.
- Cloud textures now display correctly in the Astral Planes and around its borders stopping players entering out of bounds areas.
- Fishing line no longer snaps immediately in the Astral Planes while casting to the furthest distance possible.
- Final transmitter can only be placed once its quest is active.
- Updated some of the cutscenes in Chapter 5 where text was missing.
patch notes – STEAM V1.0.2
3rd november 2021
- The game will now auto-save when the player sleeps
- Improved keyboard controls
- ‘Help! I’m Stuck’ has been added to the pause menu, which sends the player to a safe area if stuck in the environment.
- V-Sync added to the options menu
- Quick time events during the Ruin of Ships’ encounter no longer fail instantly
- All active controllers are now assigned to Player 1 until co-op is activated
- Co-op can now be played with one keyboard and one controller
- Co-op now only starts by selecting it through the pause menu and pressing the requested key/button. The controller that presses it becomes Player 2
- Save/Load button prompts no longer spillover the borders of the screen
- Player’s extra vending machine, which becomes available later in the game, is now fully visible
- Boat repair items sold in the Boat Shop are now locked until the boat is unlocked
- Door will now open before River walks through it during her first cutscene
- Ramp added to the small beach behind the player’s home
- Cozy Cavern recovered its ramps
- Chipmunk now plays its animations
- Other minor issues addressed
FIXES CONTAINING SPOILERS
- The Storm Fish only visible when its quest is active
- Final transmitter can only be placed once its quest is active
patch notes – XBOX ONE, XBOX SERIES S | X & microsoft store (Gamepass included)
29th october 2021
- Map will now open as intended when saving and loading game before your boat, the Two Cats, is fixed in Chapter 1
- Fixed an issue where the dialogue audio settings would reset after restarting the game.
- You can now select bait during River’s fishing tutorial
- Changing your name in Options no longer blocks the game
- Time, now, also passes for lobster traps when player sleeps
- Lobster traps will now always stay full when loading your game save
- Improved readability of cooking prompts during cooking tutorial
- If you’re playing in English, the word ‘Order’ will be displayed while shopping (instead of the French ‘Commander’)
- Claire won’t be obstructing the player’s net while net fishing at Central Beach
- Shizuka is not longer photo-bombing Casper’s side quest cutscene in Central Beach
- Shizuka’s ukulele is no longer neon pink
- Removed the black shadows which were present on Central Beach and North Beach
- The rocks which are blocking the entrance to the Pink Limestone Cove will no longer sink during a cutscene
- Water no longer missing during Ice Fishing
- Claude is now present during his lighthouse cutscene in Chapter 4
- Fixed a typo in the credits
FIXES CONTAINING SPOILERS
- You can now help remove the Ruin of Ships’ harpoons in any order without being blocked
- You can now place the final transmitter before completing the previous task in Chapter 5
- Player won’t fall through the world after placing the final transmitter in Chapter 5
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