Dragon Ball FighterZ March 16th Update Detailed, Improves Ring Based Matchmaking

Bandai Namco has shared the first official details for the upcoming patch set to launch on March 16th for Dragon Ball FighterZ. The patch will finally implement a fix for the ring matches that are causing issues since launch. There are other improvements and balance changes as well like the addition of Z-Union.

MODES

REPLAY CHANNEL: To enable implementation of the below gameplay adjustments (see “GAMEPLAY” section), recorded data from Replay Channel will be erased

WORLD MATCH: Changed rematch system to 3 matches in both Ranked and Casual World Match

RING MATCHES: Improved match-making and server stability

GAMEPLAY

SSGSS GOKU: Fixed a bug that makes “x10 Kaioken Kamehameha” combo continue even if the opponent gets away from the attacks

CAPTAIN GINYU: Fixed a bug that makes Ginyu Force members collide with the opponent character and sometimes interrupts the latter’s attacks

NAPPA: Fixed a bug that makes Saibamen collide with the opponent character and sometimes interrupts the latter’s attacks

ALL CHARACTERS: Fixed a bug that makes characters float in the air if Dragon Rush Clash happens when landing from mid-air back step

ALL CHARACTERS: Fixed a bug that makes main characters say the wrong name when calling a Z-Change or Z-Assist

ALL CHARACTERS: Fixed a bug that alters the hit box of Z-Assist characters under certain circumstances

HIT/SSGSS GOKU/SSGSS VEGETA: Fixed a bug that triggers Z-Change voice over dialogues instead of Z-Assist ones

OTHER FEATURES

Z-UNION: Added Z-Union feature that enables players to join “Unions” (fan clubs) of their favorite character and get special rewards. And the longer you stay in a Union, the better the rewards become.

GAME LOBBY: Added the possibility to leave the Lobby by using the stairs at the entrance

OFFLINE LOBBY: Added option to enter the Offline Lobby from title screen

The patch will be released on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on March 16th.

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