Skyrim 1.2 update out now on PlayStation 3

Bethesda band-aids performance booboos.

The PlayStation 3 version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was patched today. Bethesda issued the 1.2 update for the game across PlayStation Network in North America and Europe, which promises to improve “occasional performance issues” resulted in long play sessions (PS3 patch only). The Xbox 360 and PC patches, which fix texture and crash issues, respectively, will arrive this Wednesday, November 30.

Get the patch notes below.

  • Improved occasional performance issues resulting from long term play (PlayStation 3)
  • Fixed issue where textures would not properly upgrade when installed to drive (Xbox 360)
  • Fixed crash on startup when audio is set to sample rate other than 44100Hz (PC)
  • Fixed issue where projectiles did not properly fade away
  • Fixed occasional issue where a guest would arrive to the player’s wedding dead
  • Dragon corpses now clean up properly
  • Fixed rare issue where dragons would not attack
  • Fixed rare NPC sleeping animation bug
  • Fixed rare issue with dead corpses being cleared up prematurely
  • Skeleton Key will now work properly if player has no lockpicks in their inventory
  • Fixed rare issue with renaming enchanted weapons and armor
  • Fixed rare issue with dragons not properly giving souls after death
  • ESC button can now be used to exit menus (PC)
  • Fixed occasional mouse sensitivity issues (PC)
  • General functionality fixes related to remapping buttons and controls (PC)

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