Battlefield Hardline Update Released Today Prepares for Robbery

By   /   Sep 16, 2015

Battlefield Hardline has been down for maintenance today as the new update is being applied to support the new Robbery expansion. Also released is the complete list of features in the Robbery DLC.

The expansion will be available to Premium members today (September 16) with the stand along purchase available September 30. This DLC will include:

New Game Mode – Squad Heist

Four new Maps – The Docks, Break Pointe, Museum, Precinct 7

Super Feature: Legendary Status – Upon reaching Rank 150 for the first time, players will be given the option to Become Legendary Level I.

Two new Vehicles:

  • Factional Pickup Truck
  • Scout Helicopter

 

Two new Vehicle camos:

  • “Limited” Vehicle Camo
  • “Ice” Vehicle Camo

 

Vehicle Upgrades:

  • Robbery Vehicle Upgrades

 

Two new Gadgets for Operator class:

  • CS Gas Launcher
  • Vehicle Passenger Healing

 

Four new Weapons for Operator class:

  • F2000
  • MDC
  • RPK
  • Throwing Knife

 

Four new Gun Camos:

  • Butterfly Gun Camo
  • Beehive Gun Camo
  • Street Gun Camo
  • Money Gun Camo

 

Other new Features:

  • New Assignments and Achievements
  • Easter Eggs

Along with this, a number of features and fixes are being applied with the latest update:

Seven new Weapons

  • Throwback Carbine Rifle for All Classes
  • Sidearm for All Classes
  • SMG for All Classes
  • Assault Rifer for the Operator Class
  • Shotgun for the Enforcer Class
  • Sniper Rifle for the Professional Class
  • SMG for the Mechanic Class

 

Pre-order Battlepack Unlocks

  • Battlefield Hardline Pre-order Weapons Are Now Available to all Battlefield Hardline owners.
  • Assault Rifle from the Precision Pre-order Bundle
  • Assault Rifle from the Versatility Pre-order Bundle
  • Assault Rifle from the Suppression Pre-order Bundle

 

General

  • Fixed various memory allocation issues

 

Assignments

  • Fixed SMG Ownership Assignment – appears as completed in My Agent menu even though the requirements haven’t been met yet

 

Gameplay

  • (PC) Fixed an issue where the player could super vault by placing an ammo box/first aid pack next to a vault-able object
  • (PC) Fixed an issue where after picking the gear from another user who has a mask equipped the mask is not displayed correctly or isn’t displayed at all
  • (Xbox One) Fixed an issue where sometimes when the player is being killed by an exploding vehicle while getting shot at, the user can’t revive himself and the buttons are grayed out
  • (PS3, X360) Improvements to TDM spawning

 

Maps

  • (PC) Fixed an issue in Black Friday where the user is spawned at the satellite phone checkpoint which is placed in a door
  • (PS4) Fixed an issue where part of the world did not draw at the southern entrance of the club in Code Blue
  • (PS3, X360) Fixed some issues with MP maps:
  • Bank Job: Player can climb a grappling hook into the ceiling above the offices on the 2nd level of Bank Job
  • The Beat: Players can float in the sky
  • The Block: Exploit – Users can get on the roof of the liquor store
  • (PS3) Addressed lower performance in one area of Code Blue

 

Weapons

  • .300KO slowed bolt cycle rate
  • Mac-10 Start damage 24 end damage 12
  • Armored insert changed to 33% damage reduction
  • FMG9 accuracy decreased and horizontal recoil slightly increased
  • Fixed an issue where If the user has a melee weapon out, picks up a battle pickup and uses melee again before the battle pickup is in the user’s hand, the battle pickup will drop and the users hands will disappear
  • (PS4) Fixed an issue where a player could use the P90 and Uzi as a cop without first reaching 1250 kills and buying a license

 

Gadgets

  • Fixed an issue where the sabotage bomb is still being placed although the timer is interrupted

 

Servers

  • (PC) Fixed an issue with some server settings causing the game to hang when running Criminal Activity maps
  • (PS4) Fixed an issue where a player joining through quickmatch could be placed alone on a server while using the Cop/Criminal mix modes
  • (Xbox One) Fixed an issue where the player could not join a game from the “My Rented Servers” menu
  • (Xbox One, PS3, X360) Fixed an issue with the server browser and map filters
  • (PS3, X360) Fixed AimAssistRotationEnabled server setting not working when set from rsp ui on console
  • (PS3, X360) Fixed an issue with the Server Browser where setting a server type filter did not filter the correct server types in the server browser

 

Crashes

  • Various stability fixes made for game crashes
  • (PC) Fixed a crash in the Singleplayer Campaign – Everglades map related to restarting at the Shipwrecked checkpoint
  • (PC) Fixed a crash in the screen shot manager
  • (PS4) Fixed a crash caused by purchasing shortcut bundles for Mechanic, Operator, and Professional
  • (PS3) Fixed a crash that could occur during the Singleplayer Camapign EP 5 – Escape loading screen
  • (PS3) Fixed a crash that could occur in the PS4 Main Console Menu after trophies are synchronized
  • (X360) Fixed a crash in MP – Everglades that could occur when a player goes out of bounds
  • (X360) Fixed a crash in the front end that could occur when the player accepts a squad invite while in Campaign mode
  • (X360) Fixed a crash in the front end due to a low memory condition

 

Other

  • (PC) Updated the Punkbuster install to be an opt-in for Canadian players. Note: without Punkbuster you cannot play on official servers
  • (Xbox One) The game no longer freezes when resuming Singleplayer Campaign EP2 – Deal Gone Bad is the user closes the system with the game still running
  • (Xbox One) Fixed an issue where the Title requires a reboot for the In-Game Store to update prices for content the player already owns

 

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