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Marvel’s Avengers Update 1.4.2 Hits PS4 Today, Comes With Quality Of Life Fixes

Square Enix has announced that the Marvel’s Avengers update 1.4.2 will be hitting PS4, PC, Google Stadia and Xbox One today, and comes with a wealth of quality of life improvements for the superhero title.

You can read up on the latest Marvel’s Avengers patch notes below.

Reassemble Campaign & Avengers Initiative

Taking AIM Operation

Kate’s HARM Room is now replayable for everyone who has already completed it

Switching to the Taking AIM Operation and then returning to the Reassemble Campaign no longer results in players being unable to interact with the next campaign interaction prompt

Improved lighting on Getz during cinematic prior to fighting him in Masks

More than Inhuman

The More than Inhuman mission no longer disappears from the War Table

Reassemble Campaign

New Normal

Using grapple swing before it was unlocked in the tutorial no longer gets the camera stuck in a bad position on some occasions

The Road Back

Fixed an infinite black screen during transition to Kamala waking up after battle on the helicarrier deck

To Find Olympia

Fixed a rare issue where Kamala could not interact with the 3rd console when trying to power the doors to the Archive

To Stand Alone

Fixed occurrence where Black Widow couldn’t interact with the first console

Fixed an issue where the control panel would not raise out of the ground following the Veil of Shadows tutorial

Fixed a rare issue where combat did not progress after fighting the first Adaptoid in the lobby

Fixed an area with missing collision and a hidden strongbox

Once an Avenger

Fixed a rare issue where enemies did not spawn after transition into the room after Kamala broke the door

By Force of Mind

Fixed a rare issue where the second combat encounter wouldn’t progress after defeating the first wave

Fixed an infinite black screen if a player jumped off the platform of the first combat area just as the final enemy was killed

Fixed a rare issue where Hulk did not smash the door, preventing progression after the chase sequence

Fixed an issue where players could not complete the objective in the Rockets’ Red Glare mission

Multiplayer & Matchmaking

The “Unable to Join Strike Team” message no longer displays incorrectly when trying to join a player that had been already matched

Fixed an issue where a player may be invisible to their Strike Team members

SPIN Exo suppression fields are now visible to all players

Various matchmaking optimizations and fixes

Art & Animation

Fixed text/imagery and textures used on…And We’re Back!, Mayhem Over Manhattan, and Rockets’ Red Glare

Black Widow’s hair now displays correctly on her Classic Stealth outfit

Iron Man’s Low Battery emote now displays correctly

User Interface

Players with Mobile or Dynamic controller layouts no longer need to double tap when attempting to ping for it to function

Tooltips now properly populate when hovering over minor/major Artifacts

Items marked for mass dismantle are now properly indicated by a red square preceding the dismantling

Fixed an issue where tracking an excursion on the War Table would highlight completed missions as well as missions that still needed to be completed

Fixed a rare issue that would cause unintended text to appear when selecting a challenge level via the War Table

Fixed an issue where players were unable to change heroes in the Quinjet for Hive missions

Various crash, black screen, and infinite loading screen fixes

Fixed an issue that could result in Iconic Missions not showing up correctly


Kate’s Explosive Arrow landing indicator now displays correctly with its trajectory indicator

Kate’s Quantum Field skill now correctly displays the Area of Effect indicator when used near walls

The War Ship’s flamethrower turrets now properly target and engage players

Fixed a rare issue that caused Adaptoids to sometimes grab players, despite perfect dodging the attack

Improved the notification players receive when being targeted by Adaptoid beam attacks

Pressure plates now activate correctly after performing combat around them

Kate Bishop now consistently activates pressure plates correctly

Fixed an issue where one player’s hero was immobilized at the start of an Elite Hive mission in multiplayer

Kate is no longer invulnerable during Quantum Surge with the Overcharge Regenerator perk equipped

The Quantum Regenerator perk now works as intended, granting additional health and energy

The Blink Shroud perk correctly activates Kate’s Ultimate Heroic rather than Quantum Shroud

Kate Bishop can no longer “fly” when jumping after blink-dashing in mid-air

Kate can now be revived correctly as a companion after getting downed by an Adaptoid

Fixed an issue that would sometimes cause Hulkbuster to lose functionality when Thor uses his support heroic

Fixed various issues that allowed players to go out of bounds

Fixed multiple issues with enemies spawning out of bounds

Gear, Challenges & Rewards

Ms. Marvel’s Iconic Outfit is no longer locked after finishing The Magnificent Ms. Marvel mission chain

Fixed an issue where tracking the Global Offensive mission chain would sometimes give improper objective direction

The description of Priority Missions now display the correct Legendary Gear rewards and not Exotic Hivemind Gear

Modules and resource rewards are now affected by the difficulty modifier

Epic Gear will now drop instead of Rare Gear after Power Level 80

Hivemind Gear:

Kate’s Hivemind Gear will now use her set names

Melee and ranged Hivemind Gear will always feature the same status effect on the first two perks and the third perk will enhance those effects or be JARVIS related

Cosmic damage perks can now appear on Hivemind Gear

Tachyon Surge Gear:

Defensive perks will now appear more often on Defensive Gear

Ranged-focused perks will now appear more often on Ranged Gear

Cosmic Gear:

Added more Cosmic arrow perks for Kate

Last Avenger Standing:

Finishing this mission after the first run will now have a 50% chance to reward Legendary JARVIS Gear or Exotic Hero Gear

Fixed an issue where players could not obtain the required item to complete the Harvest: Wiring Bundles Assignment

Due to future refocusing efforts, players can no longer complete challenges in the HARM Room that require defeating a specific enemy or defeating enemies using a specific attack/damage type

Rescuing all hostages now properly counts towards challenges and faction assignments

Known Issues & Workarounds

SHIELD Daily Villain Sectors are erroneously showing as completed