Tom Clancy’s The Division – Patch 1.5 detailed, available now on public test server
Ubisoft is now rolling out with its all newly-released updated version of the patch (called Patch 1.5 Survival PTS) for its latest installment "Tom Clancy's The Division." This information was published on Ubisoft's own online public forum. According to them, Ubisoft also announced the game's Expansion DLC, which may actually come with this update.
According to the developer, part of the game change in Tom Clancy's The Division Patch 1.5 includes the addition of the World Tier 5 bracket that raises the Maximum Gear Score to 256 and Enemy NPCs to Level 34.
Now weapon changes in Tom Clancy's The Division- Patch 1.5 added 12 new weapons including Famous Rifle, Rhino Pistol, MG5 Light Machinegun, M700 Tactical Marksman Rifle, Vector 45 with increased magazine size, Tactical UMP-45 Submachine gun, and Model 700 Marksman Rifle, among many others.
Moreover, skill change includes a sticky bomb, pulse, support station, tactical scanner, seeker mine, survivor link, smart cover, ballistic shield etc., and the gear set now includes a final measure -hunter faith. Gear items can only be acquired in World Tier 5 or in Survival game mode.
Moreover, Tom Clancy's The Division Patch 1.5 also addressed some issues in gameplay related to lingering bugs like overlapping of 'health bar' with 'gear score value' when the stash is open has been crushed. It has also resolved problems like the disappearance of "base of operations" vendor in minimap or mega map.
Ubisoft confirmed that Tom Clancy's The Division Patch 1.5 is available in PC client via Uplay and Steam that will give you access to the Public Test Server (PTS). The PTS is a way for the development team to test fixes and tweaks with the public feedback before the official release of the game's live version.
According to the forum, Patch 1.5 will be available on Xbox One and Windows PC on November 22. For now, it's made available only for those who paid for Ubisoft's newly-announced "The Survival" DLC extension until it's available on the live server.