The Crew 2 Update Version 1.04 Is Live, Adds Gator Rush Event [Patch Notes]

Ubisoft has released a new update for The Crew 2 that adds the Gator Rush event and more. Read the article to find out all the details.

The Crew 2 is available now on the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. This is an open world racing game where Ubisoft is planning to release free post-launch content with a new update. The first major update has now added the Gator Rush event and implemented a lot more new changes and bug fixes.

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This patch will update The Crew 2 to version 1.04 on the PS4 and version 3143056 on the PC.

The Crew Update Version 1.04 Full Patch Notes

World & Activities

Skills

  • [Added] 10 news skills
  • [Improved] Various improvements for world skills, including for instance ghost or interrupted completion issues.

Photo Ops

  • [Added] New Offroad photo ops set
  • [Fixed] Some Photo Ops are difficult/impossible to complete in certain circumstances.

Events

  • [Added] 20 new events (some of these events require a certain fame level): 10 Hovercraft events
  • “Gator Rush Introduction Hovercraft” (Star)
  • “Gold Rush Hovercraft” (Star)
  • “Lake Michigan Hovercraft” (Star)
  • “Glacier Park Squadx Event Hovercraft” (Icon 1)
  • “Glacier Park Tiger Tonic Event Hovercraft” (Icon 1)
  • “Lake Michigan By Night Hovercraft” (Icon 1)
  • “Gator Rush Main Event Hovercraft” (Icon 10)
  • “Bayou Hovercraft” (Icon 10)
  • “Glacier Park Hovercraft” (Icon 10)
  • “Lake Michigan Endurfix Event Hovercraft” (Icon 10)

3 Hypercar events

  • “Hollywood Hypercar” (Star)
  • “Bronx Hypercar” (Star)
  • “White Rocks Hills Hypercar” (Icon 1)

3 Touring Car events

  • “Golden Hills Everyzon Track Touring Car” (Popular)
  • “The Giants Chaebung Cup Touring Car” (Famous)
  • “Jersey Everyzon Track Touring Car” (Star)

3 Jetsprint events

  • “Crown Of Maine Jetsprint” (Popular)
  • “The Swamp Jetsprint” (Famous)
  • “Dakota Stormx Event Jetsprint” (Star)

1 Live Xtrem Series event

  • “Live Xtrem Series – September Spectacular ” (Icon 10)
  • [Improved] Review of events to resolve existing level design issues, including for instances floating elements, incorrect collisions etc.

AI

  • [Added] Ace difficulty mode
  • [Improved] Improved AI behavior in Hypercar discipline.
  • [Improved] Re-balancing of certain events difficulty.
  • [Improved] Overall improvement of AI behavior, both during events or in traffic, including various path finding and collision issues.

Loot

  • [Added] Legendary loot parts and Set Bonus
  • [Fixed] Loot may sink under water in certain circumstances
  • [Improved] Balancing of drop rates for specific events

Shop

  • [Fixed] Ubisoft Club content does not appear in game after redeeming the reward during the current session.
  • [Added] Added Season Pass, Vehicle bundles and Crew Credit packs in “Far & Beyond” shops in HQs.

World

  • [Added] Added “Live-Battle: coming soon” tent (PvP) in HQs
  • [Fixed] Various Level design & traffic pathing issues

Fast-Fav

  • [Fixed] Player cannot use Fast-Fav Menu when ghost is spawned on player’s vehicle during water skills.
  • [Fixed] Crash cam is triggered after performing specific Fast-Fav sequence in Freedrive.
  • [Fixed] Vehicle velocity is not properly set after Fast-Fav.
  • [Fixed] Inverted Flight detection in Fast-Fav.

Exploits

  • [Fixed] Player is able to exploit water and ground jump highlights using trains or boats.
  • [Fixed] Player can “bank” his followers by opening and closing a Highlight ticket.
  • [Fixed] Capping is not present for both Looping and Outside Looping Freestyle dynamics.
  • [Fixed] Capping is not present for Immelmann freestyle dynamics figures.
  • [Fixed] “The Accident” event, rewards re-balancing and checkpoint detection glitch.

Visuals, Sounds & Animations

Textures

  • [Fixed] Various missing or incorrect textures and animations.

UI/Interface

  • [Added] Addition of Odometer in game pause menu and in vehicle dashboard.
  • [Improved] Various UI and interface improvements.
  • [Improved] Added progression % to Xtrem Live Series family tickets

Sounds

  • [Fixed] Gearshift sound behavior improvement for automatic and semi-automatic transmissions
  • [Fixed] Various missing or incorrect effects and voice-overs
  • [Fixed] Radio channel is not saved when the player quits and relaunches the game.

Localization

  • [Fixed] Various missing or incorrect localization elements.

Features: Photo/video editor

  • [Added] In-game photo mode sharing on The Crew Hub website http://thecrew-hub.com
  • [Fixed] Various missing or incorrect camera, save cuts and effects.

Vehicles

New vehicles

Hovercrafts

  • [Added] Proto BumbleBEEX
  • [Added] Proto Double L-EEX
  • [Added] Proto Speedster

Vehicle drop September

  • [Added] Available in Early Access until Oct 3rd – Proto XK Armored
  • [Added] Available in Early Access until Oct. 3rd – Ariel Nomad

Physic improvements

Pro-Settings

  • [Fixed] Pitch/roll stiffness issue on hovercraft
  • [Fixed] Weight distribution issue with Powerboats
  • [Fixed] Plane reactivity issue for Zivko & Slick

Ground vehicles

  • [Fixed] Tire skid marks are visible ahead of the vehicle when the player drives any vehicle on Bonneville Salt Flats.
  • [Fixed] Reduced Follow 1 & 2 cameras high speed shakes on Touring and Alpha GP disciplines.
  • [Fixed] Suspension instability on a few cars when rear suspension settings were set to the Max in Pro Settings.
  • [Fixed] Some vehicles are capable to climb on a steep mountain or building with a 90-degree angle incline.
  • [Fixed] Excessive rolling resistance of sand surface for specific cars (ie: Lamborghini Aventador Hypercar or Mercedes 300SLR Touring)
  • [Fixed] Player is unable to go backward in some events’ entry doors for ground vehicles.
  • [Fixed] Various cases of vehicles going into the ground in city alleys.
  • [Improved] Improvement on ground vehicle camera behavior when jumping and landing. Sometimes called “Magnet effect”, it gave the impression that gravity was cheated.

Powerboats

  • [Fixed] Missing upside/down crash-cams.
  • [Fixed] Incorrect max speed while trimming for some Powerboats.

Boats

  • [Fixed] Boats can dive underwater if the player opens world map during High Tides.

Bikes

  • [Fixed] In Manual gear mode, all Bikes would start the race in Neutral Gear instead of 1st Gear.
  • [Fixed] Incorrect camera behavior when performing stoppies on bikes.
  • [Fixed] Various unfair crash-cam triggers.
  • [Fixed] Bike wheels are spinning in place while the world map in open.

Helicopter

  • [Fixed] Helicopter starts flying even if kept idle after any transition screen is triggered (e.g.: Main Menu, Photo Mode & Live replay)

Monster Trucks

  • [Fixed] Player may remain stuck under ramps.

ICE MARINE – BLADERUNNER 35 (PB)

  • [Fixed] The vehicle loses too much speed during jumps

PROTO – OFFSHORE MK2 (PB)

  • [Fixed] The vehicle loses too much speed during jumps

WACO – YMF-5D Super 5 (AB)

  • [Fixed] The vehicle stalls too much during an Outside Looping in Xtrem Mode.

Ducati – Monster 1200 S (RR)

  • [Improved] Improved Ducati Monster 1200 S Raid performances at Max V-lvl.

McLaren – P1 (HC)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect track width when installing wide front bumper

Ford – F-150 SVT RAPTOR (ST)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect rear tires position.

Nissan – 370Z (Z34) (RR)

  • [Fixed] Vehicle is not slowing down when driving through water sections.

Visual improvements

Bikes

  • [Fixed] Avatar hands position is misplaced on the handle of all cruiser bikes

Abarth – 124 spider (SR)

  • [Fixed] Missing chassis parts.

Acura – NSX (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearWing03 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Alfa Romeo – 4C

  • [Fixed] Incorrect material element on the front grid.

PROTO – Alpha MARK II

  • [Fixed] Avatar Gloves clips through the vehicle windshield when in free drive.

Audi – R8 Coupé V10 plus (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Skirt02 and Skirt03 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Bentley – CONTINENTAL SUPERSPORTS (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect rear stoplights are used.

BMW – M PERFORMANCE M4 RACING (TC)

  • [Fixed] Missing action slots for opening and closing the windows.

BMW – M2 (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Bumper02 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

BMW – M4 (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect FrontBumper02 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

BMW – X6 M (SR)

  • [Fixed] Modelization issue around fuel filler flap.

Cadillac – Eldorado Brougham (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Frontfender00 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Chevrolet – CAMARO SS (TC)

  • [Fixed] Unable to action window.

Dodge – CHALLENGER SRT-8 392 (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Rear bumper 04 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Dodge – CHALLENGER SRT® HELLCAT (SR)

  • [Fixed] Unable to modify calipers color.

Dodge – CHARGER R/T HEMI

  • [Fixed] Incorrect rear lights behavior.

Dodge – CHARGER SRT-8 (RX)(SR)

  • [Fixed] Missing deformation on default parts.

Dodge – CHARGER R/T HEMI (RX)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect texture for Skirt 01 should be Black Matte instead of paint color.

Ferrari – 458 SPECIALE

  • [Fixed] Missing empty rear wing.

Ford F-150SVT RAPTOR EVO2

  • [Fixed] Missing deformation on default parts.

Ford – F-150 SVT RAPTOR (ST)

  • [Fixed] Rear wheels and dampers are displayed through vehicle body while driving offroad.

Volkswagen – GOLF GTI

  • [Fixed] Missing deformation on the rear windshield after impact.

Harley Davidson – IRON 883™

  • [Fixed] Missing speed selector on the Fairings 01, 02, 03.

HARMON ROCKET – HR III

  • [Fixed] Incorrect light behavior when moving airplane tail light.

Honda – CIVIC TYPE R (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Sidemirror03 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Jaguar – C-X75

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearWing05 faces identification when trying to customize livery.
  • [Fixed] Missing speedometer needle on the dashboard.

Kawasaki KX450F

  • [Fixed] Incorrect paint texture.

Kawasaki – GPZ 900R “NINJA”

  • [Fixed] Incorrect spelling for “Horn” on the handlebars.

Koenigsegg – AGERA R

  • [Fixed] Incorrect rear lights behavior.

KTM X-BOW R

  • [Fixed] Caliper is clipping through the break disk.
  • [Fixed] Missing Caliper color option from vehicle customization menu.
  • [Fixed] (SR) Incorrect Skirt01 and Skirt02 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Lamborghini – HURACÁN LP610-4 (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearWing03 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Lamborghini – MIURA SV (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearBumper01 and RearBumper02 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Lotus – EXIGE S (RX)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect middle front lights behavior.

Mazda – RX7

  • [Fixed] (DF) Missing deformation on FrontFenders02 and RearFenders02.
  • [Fixed] (SR) Missing deformation on FrontFenders01 and RearFenders01.

McLaren – F1 (HC)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearFender01 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Mini – COOPER S 2010 (RX)(SR)

  • [Fixed] Missing deformation on several parts.

NISSAN – GT-R

  • [Fixed] Missing car paint in the rear logo.
  • [Fixed] Incorrect brake lights behavior.
  • [Fixed] (DF) Incorrect Bumper faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Pilatus – PC-21

  • [Fixed] Incorrect camera position when using fast-fav.

Porsche – 911 Turbo 3.6

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Frontbumper05 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Porsche – 911 GT3 RS (SR)

  • [Fixed] Incorrect SideMirror01 faces identification when trying to customize livery.

Red Bull – RB 13

  • [Fixed] Incorrect RPM counter in Cockpit view
  • [Fixed] Incorrect placement of rear night omni light.

RUF – CTR-3

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Skirt01 faces identification when trying to customize livery.
  • [Fixed] Incorrect RearLight01 behavior.

Saleen – S7R / Saleen – S7 TWIN-TURBO

  • [Fixed] The grid around the exhausts is not displayed while playing in cockpit view.
  • [Fixed] (Touring) While driving Offroad, carbon parts of the dashboard are covered with dirt.

Technical

PS4

  • [Fixed] TV screen scaling issue.
  • Performance/Optimization
  • [Added] PC Benchmarking tool, allowing players to better define their in-game settings based on their computer configuration.
  • [Improved] Various performance and optimizations.

Coop/online

  • [Improved] Various coop improvements to increase online stability.
  • [Fixed] When free-driving with friends, traffic cars may have a strange behavior, especially on bridges and in high speed curves.
  • [Fixed] Inconsistencies between friend’s leaderboards.

Controls

Keyboard/Mouse

  • [Added] Added mouse sensitivity sliders to controls.
  • [Improved] Various keyboard mapping and PC controls improvements

Driving wheels & controllers

Fanatec Clubsport Shifter SQ

  • [Fixed] Incorrect control icons.
  • [Fixed] Missing default button mapping.

Fanatec CSL Elite

  • [Fixed] “Wheel Controls” settings from Game settings appear grayed out even when wheel is the primary controller

Logitech G27

  • [Fixed] Incorrect force feedback periodicity and/or too light.

Logitech G29

  • [Fixed] Improved compatibility and implementation.
  • [Fixed] Damper Force is too high while stopped.
  • [Fixed] Important device deadzone with pedals.
  • [Fixed] Game would crash after triggering a crash-cam at high speed with a traffic car.

Steam controller

  • [Fixed] Missing controller vibrations.

Thrustmaster BT LED Display

  • [Added] Added support for Thrustmaster BT LED Display

Thrustmaster GTE 458

  • [Fixed] Thumbnail for moving and rotating the camera is missing in the Photomode

Thrustmaster SPARCO MOD Handbrake

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Symbol present for Handbrake/Gear Shifter in Key Mapping Menu.

Thrustmaster T100

  • [Fixed] Few periodic force feedback are not triggered or are too low for THRUSTMASTER T100

Thrustmaster T150

  • [Fixed] Incorrect force feedback periodicity at maximum settings.

Thrustmaster T500 RS

  • [Fixed] Incorrect Fast-fav button mapping.

Thrustmaster T80

  • [Fixed] Stick cannot be used to turn vehicles on DS4 when paired with T-80.
  • [Fixed] Missing default button mapping.

Thrustmaster TMX Pro

  • [Fixed] Important device deadzone is present in throttle, brake and clutch pedals.

Top Drive Free Bird and Twin Wheel F1

  • [Added] Added support for Top Drive Free Bird and Twin Wheel F1

Thrustmaster TSS Handbrake

  • [Fixed] Handbrake mode is not supported.

The Crew 2 is available now on the PC, PS4, and Xbox One. It was developed by Ivory Tower and published by Ubisoft.

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