Gotham Knights received its first major post-launch patch on PC yesterday. The update aimed to fix bugs and fix some bugs in online multiplayer. Unfortunately, it was also temporarily suppressed. Batman The game’s Denuvo DRM protections apparently leave it vulnerable to hackers. This is a way to surprise them.
PC patch for challenging co-op adventure pushed out last nightand it didn’t take long for crackers to realize that the new build released on Steam missed Denuvo. It began to circulate on sites such as news CrackWatch subdirectoryand even led some to believe that Warner Bros. intentionally removed DRM. It didn’t happen.
Showing SteamDB records A new build that puts the Denuvo tamper protection back in place was released about 14 hours later, but obviously the damage was done. People are unlikely to be playing the new pirated version. Gotham Knights You can join the game’s multiplayer, which is the focus of the loot-based brawler, and pirates will not be able to enjoy future patch fixes or content updates. They’ll likely have the free run of the single-player campaign, though.
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Denuvo protection is somewhat controversial among some PC users, as it limits how they can store and play a game. It is also widely believed to negatively impact the performance of PC games that use it. Most of the time, DRM removed by game publishers for weeks or months after launch, especially if it is eventually “cracked” by hackers. It is rarely accidentally dropped and then restored.
Of course, the bigger problem Gotham Knights is this not so goodespecially for a game that’s been in development for years, it’s one of the first $70 next-gen custom titles, and it’s clearly inspired by much better. Arkham A trilogy of Batman games. Warner Bros. While it’s not clear what new content Montréal may have in the future, it promises a much bigger performance update. in the near future.
This patch will target consoles as well and will fix some framerate drops on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S. Duration Gotham Knights controversial locked at 30fps usually falls below this on consoles, in certain scenes, and when patrolling Gotham when there are huge enemy gangs. Aspect Digital Foundry reported, however there are many performance issues on PC as well. Hopefully they will be taken care of too.