Here's What's In Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Day One Patch

Ghost Recon's day one patch is now out in the wild.


Ghost Recon: Wildlands is out now, but as with most games, that's not the end of the story. Its day one patch is out now, bringing with it a load of bug fixes.

In addition, the update optimizes the title's weapons and improves some aspects of in-game vehicles. The majority of changes, however, is limited to bug fixes and stability improvements; see the full list of tweaks at the bottom of this article (via VG247).

In other Ghost Recon: Wildlands news, publisher Ubisoft says the open-world game's betas set a company record in attracting over 6.8 million players. By comparison, The Division's beta had 6.4 million players.

Ghost Recon: Wildlands launched on March 7. Its publisher says it contains the largest world of any Ubisoft game ever, and the company is certainly supporting the Ghost Recon franchise: both a novel and a movie are on the way.

Critics' early responses have been positive for Ghost Recon: Wildlands. Check out our review in progress to see how we're getting on so far, or this review roundup for a look at the wider critical reception.

Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Day One Patch Notes

Gameplay And Missions

  • Fixes for various progression blockers and immersion breakers.

Co-op And Interactivity

  • Various fixes regarding missions' synchronization, replication, and online mechanics.

Player Experience

  • Vehicle improvements:
    • Ramming debug and improvements
    • Destruction debug
    • Handling still ongoing
  • Weapon optimizations.
  • Graphic glitches fixed.
  • Exposition adjustments to ensure clarity and ergonomics:
    • Lobby
    • TacMap
    • Cartel Overview
  • Added opo-ups to document the player on game progression.


  • Various crash fixes.
  • Performance improvements.
  • Frame rate improvement.
  • Stream improvement.

PC Improvements

  • Several multi-GPU graphical corruptions fixed.
  • Performance and graphical optimizations.
  • Reduced crashes.
  • Control optimization.
  • Anti-cheat protection optimization.
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