DayZ Update 1.43– Patch Notes on October 19, 2022

A new update has been released for DayZ Update 1.43. You can find all the Game Update details, Bug Fixes, improvements, and Patch Notes below. DayZ Update 1.43 is now available for all platforms, including PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, and PC. The file size may vary depending on the platform.

ADDED

  • M1025 multipurpose vehicle
  • SSG 82 rifle
  • BK-12 shotgun and sawed-off variant
  • GPS Receiver
  • Water reflections (can be configured in the graphics settings)
  • Thrown items now have impact sounds
  • The portable map now provides more details depending on the navigation gear you are
  • carrying (GPS, compass)
  • Military convoys
  • Replaced abandoned police cars with police events
  • Blowtorch
  • Punched card
  • Glow plug
  • Improvised eye patch
  • Color variants of the plate carrier vest
  • New stealth kill variant
  • Hand-brake for vehicles
  • Brake strength can be adjusted by combining it with Ctrl (light) and Shift (strong)
  • Car horn for vehicles
  • The player can now drown when submerged for too long
  • Bleeding indicator in the HUD
  • Favorites tab to the in-game server browser, displaying cached offline favorite servers
  • Added a spare wheel slot for the Olga 24, Sarka 120 and Gunter 2

FIXED

  • Wolves and bears were able to hit players in vehicles (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T163439)
  • The improvised suppressor would not display the correct model when ruined and detached from the weapon
  • Public address system panels sometimes could not be started even when they had a battery in them
  • Display of other characters in prone did not include inclination and rolling
  • It was possible to cancel the rolling animation by entering iron sights (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166568)
  • Attempting to roll while lying on your back would consume stamina
  • Reduced clipping of 40mm smoke grenades through geometry
  • Dead bodies on top of a bear trap would reduce its damage significantly
    Torches and brooms could not be ignited indoors
  • Grenades attached to vests would not explode when the vest was destroyed in a fireplace
  • Switching tabs in the server browser too fast could prevent servers from loading
  • The kitchen timer was not always rendered inside the improvised explosive
  • It was possible to cover an improvised explosive with a garden plot
  • The claymore mine could not be disarmed in some cases
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166006)
    A ruined remote trigger attached to a tripwire would still trigger
  • When approaching an explosive charge with a remote detonator, the UI would pretend
  • that multiple options are available
  • An ignited torch in hands would not extinguish while swimming with it
    Dead characters would still display a “strong pulse”
  • The characters arm would clip into the body when running with the fireworks launcher
  • Cooking sounds would persist on the spot even after the cooking ware was removed (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T165110)
  • The AUR A1 with magazine was slightly cropped when displayed in hands in the
  • inventory
  • Vehicles would give off exhaust smoke only when started for the first time
  • The cargo of the Assault Vest and -Pack were not displayed separately
  • Plastic explosives close to an explosion did not take damage
  • Jumping into a steep hill caused the character to “float” to the top
  • It was possible to bury stashes in several places where it shouldn’t have been possible
  • Fixed a game crash related to loading and saving of characters
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166829)
  • Items with attachments without cargo were closed by default in vicinity and equipment (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T163406, https://feedback.bistudio.com/T163364)
  • It was not possible to target a vehicle engine with melee attacks
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T165925)
  • It was possible to refuel cars vehicles even when the tank was ruined
  • The radiator of the Sarka 120 was accessible even when the hood was closed
  • Radiators did not smoke consistently when low on water
  • The player camera would fall faster than their character from huge heights
  • It was not possible to scroll between several attached items to remove from the M3S
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T164587, https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166668)
  • Characters were getting wet from rain while sitting in vehicles
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T164711)
  • Changed materials of several objects for more accurate sounds and bullet penetration
  • The common cold would be too effective against the players immune system
  • It was not possible to put the KA and M4-A1 Bayonets into the knife slot
  • It was possible to cook using ruined cookware (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T165523)
  • A sound effect was missing for gas masks running out of filter capacity
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166045, https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166195)
  • The In-game map was too zoomed out
  • Text on certain menu buttons could overlap with the button icon
  • Miniature icons of damaged wheels is too dark
  • The knife sheath was missing damage textures
  • The miniature icon of ruined or damaged skirts was too dark
  • The ruined texture of skirts was incorrect
  • Miniature icons of damaged wheels were too dark
  • SVD damaged textures did not change when damaged
  • The cargo of an item in hands could not be fully accessed
  • Cargo of attached items could not be opened/closed via controller
  • The vicinity tab of the inventory could disappear in certain cases
  • Containers did not always show their full contents
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T161014, https://feedback.bistudio.com/T161765)
  • The inventory would scroll to the top on certain actions
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T165560)
  • It was problematic to scroll through the inventory with a controller
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T165894, https://feedback.bistudio.com/T166347)
  • Quickbar was disappearing during M&K support
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T155290)
  • Gesture and quick wheels could not be properly operated with M&K
  • It was not possible to shoot while holding shift when using M&K
  • (https://feedback.bistudio.com/T163427)
  • Combining was not working in the radial menu
  • Improved the controls of the in-game 2D map, making the movement easier (using left
  • stick to move and right stick to zoom)
  • Xbox: Voice activation chat needed to be re-enabled after leaving an Xbox party
  • PlayStation: The game would not connect the correct account upon switching to a
  • controller with a separate account
  • PlayStation: Game would sometime become too dark after re-logging to a server
  • Fixed several game crashes

CHANGED

  • Reworked the simulation of vehicles, greatly impacting their general behavior
  • Tweaked vehicle simulation parameters on surfaces for vehicles
  • Added a warning red line to the cooling water temperature in the vehicle HUD
  • Reduced the speed of the player when running up/down steep terrain
  • Increased the inertia of the character when accelerating
  • Character slows down more when running turns
  • Character running speed is slowed down in medium water levels
  • 40mm smoke grenades now bounce off of wooden and metal surfaces and deal damage
  • on impact
  • It is no longer required to aim to the ground to empty a liquid container
  • Fish, hares and chicken can no longer be skinned using the Mosin bayonet
  • Reduced the amount of explosives needed to break open a locked door
  • Improved the holding of the remote detonator receiver in players’ hands
  • Improved synchronization of the stealth kill
  • Improved sounds of the gas station explosion
  • The pipe wrench can no longer be used to repair vehicle engines
  • Damaged fuel tanks can now be repaired using duct tape or epoxy putty
  • Vehicles are now ruined when their fuel tank is ruined
  • All optics apart from night-vision scopes can be repaired using the electronics repair kit
  • The common cold should appear less frequently when the character is cold
  • Most of the items in the world now have their damage state randomized
  • Reduced the chance of weapons jamming by about 50% to account for damaged
  • magazines now appearing more often
  • Slightly increased brightness of the scene during daylight and reduced the difference
  • between overcast and clear days
  • It is now possible to untie another player with bare hands
  • Updated the in-game credits
  • Tweaked the lights distance and brightness for the headtorch and flashlight types
  • The character now turns their head when looking around on ladders
  • Tweaked the font settings on the in-game 2D map
  • Sea chests and wooden crates can be repaired using wooden planks
  • Reduced number of firearms available in the world (CE adjustment)
  • Barrels can now be filled with gasoline from canisters faster
  • Reduced water required to extinguish a fire when using the canister
  • Moved various hunting rifles into higher tiers and re-balanced their numbers
  • Re-balanced number of ammunition available within the world (increased number of
  • piles, decreased the count in each)

KNOWN ISSUES

  • The Hood of the M1025 is not open-able, attachments can be added through the vicinity (this is an intended, temporary change)
  • Detaching/Attaching vehicle wheels might cause them to despawn or be bugged in certain cases

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