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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Patch 1.03 Now Live on PC

by William Schwartz


The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been updated on PC to version 1.03 via a patch that is now available. The new update brings a handful of improvements and ehancements to the game’s visuals and performance. It even tackles Nvidia’s resource-heavy HairWorks tech that saw countless configurations struggle with at launch.

The news comes from CD Projekt RED’s official site, where you can find the following patch notes:

  • Improves stability in gameplay and the UI
  • Improves performance especially in cutscenes and gameplay
  • Fixes grass and foliage popping that could occur after density parameters were changed
  • Improves Nvidia Hairworks performance
  • Boosted texture anisotropy sampling to 16x on Ultra preset
  • Sharpen Post-process settings extended from Off/On to Off/Low/High
  • Blood particles will now properly appear after killing enemies on the water
  • Corrects a bug where player was able to shoot bolts at friendly NPCs
  • Improves menu handling
  • Corrects an issue with Stamina regeneration while sprinting
  • Fixes a cursor lock issue that sometimes occurred when scrolling the map
  • Generally improves world map focus
  • Improves input responsiveness when using keyboard
  • Corrects some missing translations in the UI
  • Corrects an issue in dialogue selections
  • Rostan Muggs is back
  • Minor SFX improvements

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will also be seeing an update on other platforms in the near future, as we reported earlier. We’ll be sure to alert you when that ends up hitting consoles.

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