Sifu update 1.24 (PS5 version 1.024) is out now on all platforms, and this brings the final content drop Sloclap has in mind for the action game. Prepare for new arenas, challenges and more! Read on for the list of new content and changes in the official Sifu patch notes for September 7.
Sifu Update 1.24 Patch Notes | Sifu Update 1.024 Patch Notes:
New Features Recap:
The final Content Update is now out, bringing 75 Challenges, 6 Arenas, 2 Outfits and 27 Cheats & Modifiers!
We’re also introducing the Custom Mode, allowing you play and replay the Arena Challenges with your own twist on them!
In response to our community’s request for even more challenging content, this update was designed to cater especially to the needs of more seasoned players, and they will only be able to unlock new challenges after successfully completing previous ones. Hope you got those fists ready and raring to go!
- 6 new Arenas.
- 75 new Challenges.
- 8 new Modifiers and 19 new Cheats
- 2 new Outfits
- Fixed an issue where the game’s language could reset to default.
- Fixed an issue when scrubbing through the timeline of a large replay file could crash the game.
- Fixed an issue that could cause crashes in some Hardpoint Arenas.
- Fixed Jinfeng’s grab attack in Replays.
- Fixed an issue in the Death Menu with the “Reversed Aging” Cheat, for which pendant coins would reappear too early with a high Death Counter.
- Fixed an issue where the Avoid tutorial against the Juggernaut grab attack in the Squats couldn’t be cleared if the Press Type was set to “Toggle” for guarding in the controller settings.
- Fixed an issue where some SFX would be heard repeatedly during gameplay and in the Replay Editor when cheats are active.
- Fixed an issue where the age would display incorrectly when the “Infinite Lives” cheat is active.
- Fixed an issue with overlapping boss bars in the “Travel Broadens the Mind” challenge.
- Added a new “tension” SFX when reaching the end part of a challenge.
- Renamed the “Gameplay SFX” setting as “Extradiegetic Sound Effects”.
- Added Arenas soundtrack to the Replay Editor music selection.
- Various fixes and mixing improvements.
- Added new SFX for walkie-talkies when thrown.
- Added 6 new Arenas!
- Added 2 new Oufits (Professional & Wisdom)
- Added a button to access the Arenas Custom Mode.
- Added an “Increase Menu Text Size” setting, which increases the size of small UI elements.
- Added new thumbnails and text for the new Arenas in the Replay selection menu.
- Added visual feedback on enemies and bosses’ structure bar when using the “Environmental Weakness” and “Structure Only” Cheats.
- Fixed various UI issues.
- Added 8 new Modifiers.
- Added 19 new Cheats, including 8 individual move replacements, and 3 full moveset replacements.
- The move some moveset cheats are replacing have been changed:
Jump Punch: Running Light Attack → Duck Strike
Bodyguard Grab: Crooked Foot → Running Light Attack
- Arenas Custom Mode. You can choose modifiers or cheats to overwrite a challenge’s with. Stamps cannot be earned with Custom Mode active. Not all cheats/modifiers are available in this mode. An arena-exclusive “Master Difficulty” cheat is available in the “Miscellaneous” tab
- A Modifiers Randomizer has been added to the Modifiers menu. You can customize, to a degree, which random selection of Modifiers/Cheats will be used for the next level/challenge. Modifiers & Cheats not yet unlocked may be randomly selected too. Progress is stopped with the Randomizer enabled, except with the “Modifiers only” parameter.
- Moved the “Permanent Damage” modifier to its own category (“Health Recovery”) to which the “Legacy” cheat has been added. The Goals texts mentioning it have been updated.
- 10 new achievements (clearing them is not needed for the platinum trophy/“Fist of the Immortal” achievement)
- Increased the currency given by the goals “Strike!”, “Friendly fire”, “Teamwork” and “Inspiration Windfall” by 50 to prevent a very rare softlock preventing further Cheat unlocks. The total 200 additional currency should be retroactively added to your total if you had already cleared these goals.
- New localisation for Title Update 5 content.
- Fixed pieces of Chinese text on some walls in the Tower and in the Sanctuary.
It has been one heck of a ride for Sifu fans and if there’s anything new about the game or a potential sequel, we’ll be sure to let our readers know.