Phasmophobia Update Patch Notes

Update 0.5.0 brought some bugs, but do not worry. The developers are implementing some fixes.

by Carlos Hurtado

Update has arrived for Phasmophobia, and here’s a list with all the changes and fixes added with this patch. Update 0.5.0 brought a lot of new content, from new ghosts to performance improvements and different sound effects. Increasing the quality and immersion of the game overall. This patch does not bring any new content, but it does solve a lot of the bugs that came up after the last update. Here’s everything new with Phasmophobia update

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Phasmophobia Update Patch Notes


  • You can no longer ask the ghost to play hide and seek with the Ouija board during a hunt
  • Voodoo Doll heart pins will now trigger the hunt instantly, instead of after the animation
  • Several improvements with how the ghost navigates to you during a hunt
  • Hantu’s freezing breath will now only be visible in freezing temperature rooms
  • The ghost can no longer choose Asylum hallways or staircases as its favorite room
  • The mirror’s view into the ghost’s room will now keep rotating instead of resetting each time you look at it
  • Several improvements to how the ghost wanders
  • Lowered the chance for the ghost to wander
  • The cursed possessions can no longer be used outside the location as there is no risk


  • Fixed a bug where the ghost could not kill you if you were standing in some open closets
  • Fixed a bug where you could stop the “hide and seek” question hunt
  • Fixed a bug where the ghost could get stuck on top of the black car in Ridgeview
  • Fixed a bug when holding the Ouija Board as it broke would make you unkillable
  • Fixed a bug where the Summoning Circle was only draining 20% sanity when the ghost spawned, instead of 16% per candle
  • Fixed a bug where lighting the summoning circle during a hunt would reset the hunt
  • Fixed a bug where the Music Box was always spawning on Asylum
  • Fixed a bug where the ghost was always wandering between floors
  • Fixed a bug where the ghost was able to get far away from its room if it wandered multiple times in a row
  • Fixed a bug where the Tanglewood kitchen sink’s water wasn’t aligned correctly
  • Fixed several fonts and missing character issues
  • Fixed a bug where a blue bucket’s handle was disappearing when you moved away from it
  • Fixed a bug where the Ouija board was instantly breaking when used by a VR player

This update is going to let players enjoy the new content as intended. The bugs covered in this update go from the Ouija board causing some problems to ghosts wandering around the map. All these fixes will smooth out the game’s experience.

Phasmophobia is available now on PC. For more information regarding this update, go to the official Phasmophobia Steam page.