PREY PS4 PRO Graphics and Performance Improvement Patch 1.04 is here – XB1/PC Update Hitting Later This Week

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After quite a lot of waiting, Bethesda has finally deployed the 1.04 update for Prey for the PS4 and there is a good bit of improvement on the PS4 PRO.

There is a slew of updates, fixes and improvements for the game in the latest 1.04 patch for Prey for the PS4 Pro. If you’re a PC or Xbox One owner however, you’ll have to wait till later this week to get your hands on the improvements offered by the latest update.

Update v 1.04 includes:  

  • PS4 Pro Support added for:

    • Enable Screen-Space Reflections
    • Higher quality shadows
    • Improved texture appearance
    • More texture memory (stable streaming)
    • Anisotropy 16x (from 4x)
    • Improved visual fidelity
    • Less LOD usage
    • Dynamic lights show up further
    • Particles are allowed to draw more pixels per effect
    • Particle refraction enabled
  • Additional fixes for PS4 input drift

  • Glooing Cook between objectives no longer breaks mission

  • ‘Nightmare is Hunting You’ no longer plays after completing ‘Copy Protection’ without Typhon Neuromods installed

  • Disgruntled Employee mission now properly completes if player finds Grant Lockwood prior to getting mission.

  • Sarah Elazar will now give the code for Cargo Bay B if player has hostility from Phantoms

  • Aaron Ingram will no longer flee and cower when released in Psychotronics

  • Player can no longer lock themselves in the security pharmaceuticals office in Trauma

  • Superfruit no longer appears shrunken and flat when fully grown.

  • Adjusted timing on several cutscenes.

  • Blank objective markers no longer persist above reticle

  • Using key actions while controller prompts are shown will no longer cause a freez

  • Tracking bracelets are now sent to Recycler with “Transfer all Junk”

The visual Fidelity for the PS4 PRO version of Prey has also been improved. While you can’t run the game at 4K on the Pro, the improved visuals and performance definitely makes up for it, somewhat.

For more updates, stay tuned.