'Marvel's Avengers' Update 1.3.1 Fixes Captain America & Bugs - Patch Notes

The latest update for Crystal Dynamic's Avengers game is live and with it comes stability fixes and combat changes that make the Marvel superhero title a smother experience.

Version 1.3.1 comes about a week after its last update that saw a slew of bug fixes to the game. In this updated version, Captain America will now be able to smash through doors and certain enemies will have new attacks and patterns.

The weekly mission refresh bug that caused certain users' games to crash has now been fixed and fixed an issue where some mission chains won't complete properly when all the requirements are met.

Among the patch notes, the Crystal Dynamics team gave some hints as to what is being worked on in the next update including: Subtitle size options, high Contrast Mode, the War Zone Ping System, and a toggle option for Hero icons to remain always visible.

Here are the official patch notes for Marvel's Avengers version 1.3.1:

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MARVEL'S AVENGERS VERSION 1.3.1 PATCH NOTES

Various Reassemble Campaign & Avengers Initiative fixes, including:

  • Various Crash & Stability fixes
  • Fixed a rare issue when selecting "Once an Avenger" inadvertently sent the player to the wrong mission.
  • Fixed an issue keeping some mission chains from completing properly when all requirements are met. (Example: Reigning Supreme)

COMBAT

Various combat fixes/tuning, including:

  • Captain America can now smash through doors.
  • Fixed an issue where overcharge meters were inappropriately decreasing during a team finisher.

Tuning:

  • Improved responsiveness when entering sprint flight from jumping as Iron Man.
  • Improved responsiveness for light air hammer attacks as Thor.
  • Improved reliability of Iron Man's Thruster Uppercut.
  • Improved presentation of Captain America's sprinting block.
  • Tuned the SPIN Keeper's standard attack, reduced heroic drain, and added an offscreen attack indicator.

Tuning to Adept Drone, Synthoid, and Keeper:

  • Added new standard attack to Drone and Keeper.
  • Adjusted homing attack to happen less frequently.
  • Adjusted homing projectile to be more balanced.
  • Increased global cooldown for all quantum homing projectile attacks.
  • Adjusted quantum shard projectiles so they are no longer unblockable.

GEAR, CHALLENGES, & REWARDS

Various Gear, Challenges, & Reward fixes/tuning including:

  • Addressed an issue where refreshing a missing weekly mission would result in a crash. Weekly missions should now appear as intended. We've temporarily disabled refreshing incomplete challenges; full functionality will be restored in the next update.
  • Addressed an issue where Villain Sectors would not properly refresh, which caused players to miss out on weekly rewards.
  • Fixed additional issues that prevented daily requisitions from clearing as intended.
  • Granted players the Iconic Iron Man outfit if they lost it due to an outfit bug.
  • Fixed a broken Legendary reward that was incorrectly set to Power Level 1.
  • Addressed issues with how the Insurmountable perk was being applied to gear drops.
  • Fixed an issue where some users would not be granted any rewards upon completing an Elite Heroic Hive run.
  • Guarded against a specific scenario that caused Kamala to lose a skill point. We are still investigating retroactive fixes.
  • Adjusted loot tables in Mega Hives to increase the chances additional loot will be awarded.

PC Specific Fixes:

  • Addressed a rare bug that results in a player's Hero Level being reset, usually following a multiplayer connection issue.

Xbox Specific Fixes:

  • Addressed a rare bug that results in a player's Hero Level being reset, usually following a multiplayer connection issue.

Marvel's Avengers are available now for PS4, Xbox One and PC.