Forza Horizon 3 – First patch detailed, promises to fix stuttering, releases later today [UPDATE: available now]

Playground Games has revealed the changelog for the first patch for Forza Horizon 3. This patch will be made available later today, and according to its changelog, it fixes the stuttering issue that PC gamers have reported when the framerate was unlocked.

In addition, this patch will improved overall stability on Windows 10, will add additional options to the Windows 10 Advanced Controller Menu, and packs various wheel Improvements.

Here is the changelog for this first patch for Forza Horizon 3:

Windows 10
– Fixed a performance issue on Windows 10 that caused stuttering with high or unlocked framerates on certain hardware configurations
– Improved stability on Windows 10
– Disable mouse move detection while driving
– The Windows 10 video options screen will no longer ask users to save when no changes have been made
-Additional options have been added to the Windows 10 Advanced Controller Menu. These include:
        * Steering wheel sensitivity
        * Invert Force Feedback
        * Centre spring scale
        * Damping scale
– Fixed a problem where pre-order cars and the Halo Warthog were not appearing in the Windows 10 version of the game for some players

Wheel Improvements
– Logitech G27 is now registered correctly on Windows 10, so the correct default mapping will be applied
– All wheels with enough buttons have had the horn added to their default mappings on Windows 10
– Fix to dead zones for acceleration and braking axes on wheels
– Default mappings for all TX Racing Wheel variants
– Fixed a bug where custom input mappings would not save successfully

General Improvements
– The Social and Rivals tabs will now unlock for players with Xbox Live Silver accounts
– Fixed a bug where the racing line would sometimes disappear
– Controller hot swapping is now available. Players can switch between controllers/their keyboard whenever they choose (including the wheel)
– Various content fixes for cars

UPDATE:

The patch is now available!

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