Update v1.45


CHANGES AND UPDATES

Server Reporting

  1. You can now select the ’Report Server’ button in the midgame menu to directly report a problematic game server to us for investigation.

Competitive Season 7

  1. Competitive Season 7 has ended. Titles and items will be awarded for your highest rank achieved during the season. Season 7 Rewards are custom, non-tradeable Player Banners and Goal.
  2. Receiving the Season 7 Rewards is also contingent upon successful completion of Season Reward Levels.

Reward Player Banners

  1. ’Season 7 - Tier 1’.
  2. ’Season 7 - Tier 2’.
  3. ’Season 7 - Tier 3’.
  4. ’Season 7 - Tier 4’.
  5. ’Season 7 - Tier 5’.
  6. ’Season 7 - Tier 6’.
  7. ’Season 7 - Tier 7’.
  8. Season 7 Grand Champions will also receive the ’Season 7 Grand Champion’ Title.

Reward Goal Explosions

  1. ’Striker’.
  2. ’Striker Pro’.
  3. ’Striker Legend’.

Competitive Season 8

  1. Competitive Season 8 has begun.
  2. Season 8 brings a "soft reset" that requires you to do placement matches in each playlist to recalibrate.
  3. Winning half of your placement matches will land you near your previous season ranking.
  4. The soft reset will no longer compress Champion Tier players skill downwards. Instead, only Grand Champions will be compressed down to the top end of the Champion 3 skill range.
  5. League Rankings will be temporarily empty until players complete their placement matches.

BUG FIXES

General

  1. A player’s Rank now correctly displays on the post-match screen.
  2. Fixed an issue causing Orange team-specific Presets to incorrectly preload during matchmaking, causing them to appear late once the map loaded.
  3. [Xbox One] Fixed a crash/performance issue.
  4. Fixed Boost activation occurring one frame behind input when client runs above 60 FPS.
  5. Boost Audio and visual FX will no longer continue to play after boost is deactivated.
  6. Fixed an issue with physics state quantization that led to cars occasionally "settling" at inconsistent suspension heights (thank you to Rocket Science for reporting this).
  7. Improved loading performance that was causing some players (particularly on PS4) to experience stutter in the first 5-10 seconds of matches.
  8. Fixed players who have initiated a Forfeit Vote being unable to see the Vote to Forfeit option afterwards.
  9. The "Keyboard Input Acceleration Time" option is once again available in the Options - Controls menu.
  10. Fixed the "Favorite" button sometimes disappearing in the Garage Car Body tab.
  11. Fixed issues with car preview sometimes breaking when quickly switching garage tabs.
  12. [Switch] Improved scrolling performance when viewing items in the Garage.
  13. Tread glow on ’Season 3 - Star’ Wheels has been restored.
  14. FX on Draco Wheels have been restored.