Assassin's Creed Valhalla New Patch Resolves Hundreds of Issues

New patch available for Assassin's Creed Valhalla

By Grayshadow, Posted 01 Apr 2021

Ubisoft continues to try and stabilize Assassin's Creed Valhalla with a new patch resolving hundreds of issues.

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The patch isn't completely listed below due to spoilers, but you can read the rest here if you wish. Despite this latest fix Assassin's Creed Valhalla continues to struggle as many technical issues continue to sprout up after each new update. With the upcoming DLC getting closer to release and the base game still in this hectic state many gamers wonder if the expansions will suffer the same fate. Big patches are great when they resolve problems but they also showcase how dire the game's stability actually is.

 

 

ALL PLATFORMS? 

 

Main Quest-related issues 

[NEW] Defensive Measures / Jotuns can pass through shield / don’t die 

[NEW] Blood from a Stone / Unable to move stack of cargo

[NEW] Unable to interact with Settlement NPCs after Report on Ledecestrescire 

[NEW] Breaking the Order / Eanbhert is stuck underground 

Stench of Treachery / Incorrect traitor selection   

No quest objective added after pledging to Hamtunscire 

A Brewing Storm / The duel with Dag does not trigger 

Clues and Riddles / Unable to interact with the door at the start of the quest   

 

World events or side activities-related issues:  

[NEW] Pig of Prophecy / Not able to get drunk next to the pig 

[NEW] Taken for Granted / Quest disappears from Completed Quests / “Let’s talk about us” option with Randvi not possible

Lost Glory / Finding Halfdan before going to the Royal Hall will stop quest from triggering 

Max Foreign Supplies is set to 1/1  

 

General issues:  

[NEW] Some fish are missing and not spawning

[NEW] Player reported achievements do not retroactively unlock:  

Calling in a favour? 

As it was foretold 

Orlog Champion 

Home sweet home 

Builder 

Completionist all the way! 

Viking legend 

[NEW] Gungnir is no longer on the wall and also missing from the inventory.

Altair/Bayek outfit not available in Change Appearance / Transmog

Sound of footsteps missing when riding a horse or other mount  

 

Xbox

[NEW] Photo Mode UI disappearing when switching to edit mode / modifying values 

 

 

ISSUES CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION? 

 

ALL PLATFORMS? 

 

Main Quests-related issues: 

A Brother's Keeper / Players stuck in quest area 

The Seas of Fate / Ship doesn’t leave docks  

A Sword-Shower in Anecastre / Aelfgar doesn't move   

The Big Finish / Cannot complete boss fight objective  

In Absence of an Ealdorman / Body missing in Roaring Meg's Spring  

Of Bonds and Bloods / Halfdan is dead  

Pricking the Needle / Needle cannot be killed  

Binding Fate / Player gets desynced upon entering Asgard   

Reaver of the South cannot be completed / Quest objective missing / Basim doesn’t speak to player  

Bleeding The Leech / Objective not available after completing Firing the Arrow  

Walls and Shadows 

Objective not updating   

Cinematic doesn't start 

 

River Raids-related issues: 

Raid cannot be triggered again after several raid start/end actions; preventing players from looting ration chests 

 

World events or side activities-related issues:  

[NEW] Thor the Fishmonger / Unable to confirm kill  

Flight of Fancy – The turkey could get stuck under water / Players can’t find turkey  

Note: World events can be reset by leaving the area.   

Have You Seen This Mam / Cannot investigate third clue  

Milk of Humankind / Audumbla is unable to move  

Last Flight of the Gyldan Sparrow  

Avenge quests are difficult to spot  

Workaround: Follow the steps gathered by u/TheeElf on Reddit. We want to thank our various community members for coming together to find a workaround for this.  

Some fish are not available in the world  

Cannot complete Miracle / Unable to interact with the Lame man  

Old Cellar mystery cannot be completed   

A Little Problem / Man's Best Friend ability not unlocked after completing the quest  

 

General issues 

[NEW] Walk speed with disguise is limited with Keyboard input 

Players may fall through the map in a cave near Anlaf's Lookout 

Potential Workaround: Fast travel away if you get stuck.  

Yule items obtained through the Yule Festival disappearing from the inventory.  

Note: If you experienced this, the game should have returned the spent resources on upgrades to your inventory. You may re-claim the items by redeeming the Godly Reward from the Animus Store. (for free)   

 

 

Xbox Series / PS5 
 

Some players are experiencing issues when using Switcher (PS5) or Quick Resume (Xbox) over extended periods of time. 

Recommendation: Be sure to save before suspending or switch away from the game to minimize the risk of losing progression when resuming play. 

 

Ostara Festival:

The colourful raven skin is not applied when selected.  

Ostara Festival quest progress seemingly resets after completing A Brewing Storm  

Note: This is only a display issue affecting The May Queen & Protection Wards.  

Cannot interact with Alvis when completing the Let’s Get Festive quest before the Egg hunt  

Workaround: Play the brawl quest, Alvin should return to the front of the hut and be interactable again.  

Players may occasionally observe FPS drop during Ostara Brawl Tournament  

“The Festival is ending soon” pop-up when starting the game. 

Note: This is a display issue. You can consult the festival merchant to check the correct end date. ( April 8 )

 

COMMENTS FROM DEV TEAM? 

 

ALL PLATFORMS? 
 

Mari Lwyd costume applied after completing the Glowecestrescire arc (in Glowecestrescire) 

Note: This is intended behavior in Glowecestrescire. The Mari Lwyd costume will be applied over the disguise when roaming the Glowecestrescire territory.  

Dropping the torch during battle requires you to aim with LT and press RT to drop? 

Note: This is intended?behavior.  

World event cannot be completed due to various actions.? 

Workaround: To reset, fast travel to a different location and return later to restart.? 

The world map territories do not scale to Eivor’s power level.  

Note: This is intended behavior.  

“The Way of the Berserker” and “Legend of Beowulf” can be accessed after founding your settlement in England.? 

Note: To start the?quest?you need to go to Eivor’s room in the longhouse and open your letterbox and read the highlighted letters.  

Sons of Ragnar - Interact button to speak to Ubba at the docks only appears at a specific angle

Note: This is intended. Players can only interact with NPCs while facing them

[NEW] “Raid Completed” celebration may not be displayed when opening/looting the last cargo chest. 

Note: This is intended; the celebration will only appear for gear.   

Struggling to find the third clue for the Adze? The clue is hidden in the region.  

Adam Siddiqui,
Managing Editor, NoobFeed
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Platform(s): Xbox One, PS4, PC
Publisher(s): Ubisoft
Developer(s): Ubisoft
Genres: Action-Adventure
Themes: History
Release Date: 2020-11-10

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