PlanetSide 2 Update Version 1.79 release on PS4 and PC [Patch Notes]

PlanetSide 2 Update Version 1.79 has been released on the PS4 and PC. The update is the game’s sixth anniversary update with the developers turning on Double XP for a week starting November 15 i.e today.

The update brings minor changes and fixes, which you can check out in the complete patch notes below:

PlanetSide 2 Update Version 1.79 PS4 & PC Patch Notes


Join us to celebrate six years of massive battles on Auraxis! From November 15 through November 22 we’ll be running a double experience FOR ALL event.
This update also brings with it special anniversary bundles available for a limited time, details to be released soon.

Misc. Changes and Fixes

  • Magrider receives its intended speed increase as mentioned in the last update.
  • NS-AM8 Shortbow can now actually be obtained from alert rewards. (Sorry for the inadvertent tease.)
  • New empire specific camos have been added to the continent alert reward pool.
  • Speculative fix for Critical Chain implant sometimes remaining on indefinitely.
  • The VS Rift Knight armor set now has proper icons and descriptions.
  • Tutorial has been re-enabled.

PlanetSide 2 Update Version 1.79 is available now on PS4 and PC

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